Imagine your own waterfront oasis in the Southern Gulf Islands. Listen... & embrace the sights and sounds of the ocean at your door step. Relax and explore the changing mosaic of marine life in the tide pools, watch spectacular sunsets, and set your clock to the seasonal migrants that pass in front of your house; from whales, sea lions, seals, and birds. Such a place exists and is found at this 7.76 acre accessible waterfront property with expansive views of Gabriola's shoreline, Entrance Island lighthouse and the coastal mountains. Entering onto this property through the gates, the driveway leads passed a barn and pasture which greets your arrival to this picturesque setting. Elegant design, attention to detail and superb craftsmanship are the hallmarks of this home created to embrace West Coast living. The kitchen is the focal point in this open living space; boasting high end appliances and a layout that encourages friends and family to gather to prepare and enjoy locally sourced foods. Following your feast you can relax in the living room and enjoy the views, sit on the expansive decks or take a glass of wine, a cocktail or coffee/tea and walk to the waters edge to sit in the tea house beside the fireplace and watch the sunset skies and the changing seasons. At the end of this West Coast day, you retreat to the beautiful master bedroom with private ensuite. This property also boasts a small foot print cottage for family & guests, detached garage, tractor shed, pump house, automated generator and garden area. A private path leads down to the warm rock-strewn beach where you can enjoy beach combing, swimming, kayaking and paddle-boarding. Come discover your oasis. Relish all this has to offer as a quiet and tranquil weekend retreat or full-time residence while you plan your forever oceanfront home, converting the cottage to a studio. Discover, Gabriola Island!
Chris Martin, 250.751.1223 at RE/MAX of Nanaimo, #1 - 5140 Metral Drive, Nanaimo, British Columbia, V9T 2K8