On a hill above Vancouver Island University on a no through road, resides a quiet community of executive homes. A few of these homes are positioned to enjoy the breath-taking panoramic views of the city's active inner harbour, our local islands and the ocean and distant mountains beyond. This home is one of those fortunate few. A wall of windows and French doors coupled with a massive front deck that spans the entire homes front provides inviting access to guests and family. With 4 (or 5) bedrooms and 4 baths this near 3400 sq foot home is accented by a gourmet kitchen with newer stainless appliances, granite counter tops, a 4 X 8 kitchen island and an abundance of high end cabinetry. There are 4 generous sized bedrooms, with the master having a large 4 pce. ensuite and a walk-in closet, two spare beds on the main level and an additional bedrom in the suite There are formal living and dining rooms for entertaining guests as well as a cozy family room for daily living. There is a high efficiency heat pump is less than 1 year old, and an attached two car garage is over height, over sized is extra deep and has a small work-bench and mezzanine area for completing projects and storage needs. As a mortgage helper there is a roomy 1 bedroom rather deluxe legal suite with tenants who wish to stay on. The absolute "Must See" of this home is the recently completed back yard sanctuary, a $125,000. plus upgrade filled with ever changing fauna. Follow the winding staircase that leads up through a labyrinth of gardens, retaining walls and seating areas to an observation deck that offers breathtaking views of the Georgia Straight and mainland mountains. If you are seeking an outstanding home of distinction in the heart of the city (College Heights area) this home will surely not disappoint. All measurements and data are approximate and should be verified if deemed important.
Chris Martin, 250.751.1223 at RE/MAX of Nanaimo, #1 - 5140 Metral Drive, Nanaimo, British Columbia, V9T 2K8