Fabulous historic waterfront property over looking Nanaimo's Departure Bay. This 4817 sqft estate features 6 beds & 4 baths, large vaulted ceilings and ample windows to take in the breathtaking ocean and mountain views. There are plenty of west coast touches in the bright, open concept living spaces including natural stone fire places and unique river rock flooring in the entryway. The kitchen and dining areas offer custom cabinetry, granite counter tops and an eat-in bar. Upstairs is a fabulous loft that could be used as an art studio or office area. The income potential downstairs is unlimited, with an opportunity for home offices, vacation rentals or suite potential. Other highlights of this home include two heat pumps, a detached workshop, double carport, RV/boat parking with a fully landscaped and fenced yard. All measurements and data are approximate, and should be verified if important.Fabulous historic waterfront property over looking Nanaimo's Departure Bay. This 4817 sqft estate has 6 beds, 4 baths and was once the home to Nanaimo's former Mayor, Frank James Ney. Close to the seawall, marinas, waterfront dining and downtown Nanaimo, this home sits next to a beautiful public access walking trail to the waters edge. As you walk through your west coast inspired front door, you will find a unique river rock flooring that continues into the hallway as well as ample closet space, a large den and a good-sized storage area. Upstairs you are welcomed into a large formal living room with gorgeous vaulted ceilings, a natural stone hearth with wood burning fireplace and floor to ceiling windows overlooking the stunning ocean and mountain views. The kitchen and dining areas offer custom cabinets, granite counter tops and an eat-in bar. The spacious sun filled living room has a secondary natural stone fireplace, built in seating and boasts large windows that showcase those stunning views once again. A Master Bedroom with ensuite completes the main floor. Upstairs is a fabulous loft that would make for a wonderful office area or art studio. On the spacious lower level there are four more bedrooms, two large rec rooms, a large laundry room and a bathroom completes. The income potential downstairs is unlimited, with an opportunity for home offices, vacation rentals or suite potential. Other highlights of this home include two heat pumps, a detached workshop, double carport, RV/boat parking with a fully landscaped and fenced yard. For more information, please visit www.IslandHomeGroup.com or call 250-585-2601 to schedule a viewing.
||770 BEACH DRIVE
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||RE/MAX Of Nanaimo (250-751-1223)
||Garden Area, Wkshop-Detached, RV Parking, Kitchen Built-in(s)
||Central location, View - Ocean, Shopping Nearby, Recreation Nearby, Waterfront-Ocean, Road - Paved, Marina Nearby, High Bank Waterfront