Three homes in one! Be sure to view this unique larger-than-life Fairwinds custom executive home perched majestically over Schooner Cove Marina and featuring a fully-finished lower-level In-Law Suite, a su Studio Guest Suite, and lovely viewpoints from which to enjoy the Strait of Georgia, the gulf islands, and the majestic mainland mountains. Located in the heart of Nanoose and nestled in a peaceful forested setting, an entry drive welcomes you to this beautiful serene property with its lovely rockwork, garden areas, and easy-care natural landscaping with privacy hedging, and brings you this significant and charismatic home with a bright welcoming layout and a sophisticated smart interior. A dramatic floor-to-ceiling rock feature hosting a propane fireplace provides a focal point for the expansive Great Room with its soaring overheight cathedral ceiling, gleaming hardwood flooring, multitude of windows framing views of the tranquil setting, full wall of custom shelving, and built-in sound system for that extra touch of ambiance. The exceptional Chefs Kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, a 9 ft overheight ceiling, a tiered functional island with a gas cooktop, gorgeous granite countertops, a generous amount of wood cabinetry including display cabinets, an indispensable pantry, a water purifier, and remote control blinds. Enjoy a quick snack at the breakfast bar, a lovely meal in the Dining Room with its bay window offering an adorable view over Schooner Cove out to the ocean, or take the sliding glass doors out to the spacious glass-railed balcony for a delightful outdoor dinner while savoring the picturesque setting and the viewpoint over Nanoose out to the Strait of Georgia with the Ballenas Islands, Lasqueti and Texada islands, and a backdrop of the snow-capped mainland mountains. The peaceful Master Suite comes complete with a trayed ceiling, a bay window with California shutters, a large walk-in closet, as well as a gracious 4 pc ensuite with a soaker tub and separate shower. Completing the main level: 2 additional Bedrooms including one with wood flooring and California shutters, a 3 pc Bath, a Mud Room with exterior access, and a door leading to a triple-bay garage with plenty of workshop space if desired. From the entry drive, a separate driveway leads to the second dwelling, an impeccable self-contained 1701 sqft lower level suite, perfect for in-laws and extended family situations with its spacious open plan, heated floors, and multitude of oversized windows ensuring brightness. The Living Room sports a propane fireplace ready to warm those cool evenings, the Dining Area features picture windows offering views of the nicely landscaped yard, and the Kitchen comes complete with wood cabinetry, purified water, tile flooring, and a door leading out to a private partly-covered patio. In addition there's a sizable Bedroom with a large walk-in closet, a 4 pc bath with a soaker tub and shower, a good-sized Laundry Room with cupboards and a laundry tub, plus a separate single car garage with a workshop area and door leading to a covered patio. Completing the lower level is a huge unfinished storage area that could be used to extend the living space by creating a Family Room, a Den, an extra Bedroom, whatever your needs may be. Above the triple garage you'll find the third dwelling, a cozy 712 sqft Studio Suite with its own separate entrance, a spacious open plan, wood flooring, California shutters, a Kitchenette with wood cabinetry, a sink, a bar fridge, plus 220v wiring making it simple to add a stove and a full-sized fridge. Add to this a Bedroom, a 3 pc Bath, and a flex room that could be a Den, Study, Office, or even an additional Bedroom. You'll love the exquisite finishes throughout and the fabulous extras including a security system, thermal windows throughout, a built-in vacuum, a water softener and water purifier, a built-in sprinkler system, a heat pump, two hot water tanks-one for the main home and one for the suites, and much more. You're just steps away from Schooner Cove Marina which will soon be developed into a waterfront village with pedestrian-oriented open spaces, a seaside walkway, shops, restaurants, and more, while just around the corner you'll find Fairwinds renowned 18-hole golf course with a clubhouse and restaurant. There are great walking trails and beaches nearby, and you're only 10 minutes from Red Gap Shopping Center. You'll enjoy care-free country living and benefit from the close proximity of both Parksville and North Nanaimo for shopping, restaurants, services, and all amenities. This charming, warm, and unique home presents in signature style and awaits your admiration. Are you the lucky one?
Brokered and advertised by Team Susan Forrest - Royal LePage Parksville Quali Beach Realty
Location: Fairwinds, Nanoose Bay, BC, Nanaimo