113 West 2nd Ave
Qualicum Beach BC
Canada V9K 1T5
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|Address||1434 Pilot Way|
|Sub Area||Z5 Nanoose|
|Property Type||Single Family|
|Lot Size||0.25 Acres|
|Floor Space||2720 Square Feet|
|Parking||3 Spaces, Garage - 3 or more|
Located on the sunny eastern shores of Vancouver Island, the ever-popular Beachcomber Peninsula is a lovely area known for its quiet streets, marina, picturesque beaches, regional park with walking trails, and an abundance of nature including eagles, seals, sea lion, and resident deer. Here you'll find this light, bright, and charming 2720 sqft 3-4 Bed/3 Bath home on a nicely landscaped .25 acre lot boasting fabulous lower level flex space with great versatility to meet your needs, beautiful finishing throughout, lovely views over Beachcomber and Ballenas Island reaching across the Strait of Georgia to the snow-capped mainland mountains, and tons of parking for your RV, boat and all your toys. It's ideal for raising a family or retire in comfort with lots of room for hobbies, projects, visitors, and everything else! A delightful leaded glass front door welcomes you into a tiled foyer, while a staircase with a modern wood and wrought iron banister and airy two-story overheight ceiling invites you up to the main level where you'll all of your day-to-day living areas. Oversized picture windows frame distant views of the ocean and mountains while bringing an abundance of natural light to the open plan Living/Dining Room featuring rich hardwood flooring, elegant crown molding, inset perimeter lighting, great wall space for your art, a handy alcove for your china cabinet, and an inviting electric fireplace offering the romantic coziness of a fire without all the maintenance. A french door opens to a sizable 350 sqft glass-railed deck with inspiring, ever-changing views reaching over the nicely landscaped yard out to the ocean...gracious outdoor living space that's perfectly suited to entertaining, al fresco dining, or simply spend a peaceful afternoon relaxing with nothing but the sound of birdsong and the whispering of wind to accompany you. The deck is conveniently accessible from the open plan Kitchen/Family Room sporting easy-care tile flooring and an awesome overheight cathedral ceiling. The Family Room features large windows with views, a lighted ceiling fan, and a second electric fireplace bringing the ambiance of a real gas or wood fire to those cooler island evenings at the flick of a switch! A generous amount of shaker-style cupboards with stylish cabinet crown molding and undermount lighting graces the deluxe Kitchen where you'll find lots of granite-tiled countertop space, an indispensable pull-out pantry cupboard, a contemporary stainless steel backsplash, lighted glass-faced cabinetry, a tiered breakfast bar for those quick on-the-go snacks, and quality stainless steel appliances. Completing main level is a spacious Master Suite boasting hardwood flooring, a good sized walk-in closet, and an appealing 4 pc ensuite hosting a soaker tub and separate shower. In addition there are two other Bedrooms offering lots of space for your family or visiting guests, plus a 3 pc Main Bath with sumptuous granite countertops, nice tile work, and a tub/shower combo. An unbeatable bonus (and we mean unbeatable!) is the finished walk-out lower level where you'll find a fabulous Flex Room that's open to a very spacious Rec Room...749 sqft of combined space that can be utilized in oh-so-many different ways! Artists and musicians will appreciate having creative space that doesn't require constant tidying, weekend tinkerers/home-handymen will find lots of room for projects along with pre-plumbing for the addition of water, and car enthusiasts or mechanics will love the awesome overhead garage door and room to park two vehicles...the perfect place to store collectable cars while parking your family vehicles in the attached Double Garage. In addition there's a nearby Den/Office (could be a 4th Bedroom) and Laundry/Bathroom opening up even more possibilities: a home-based business, a day care, a Gym/Weight Room, private living space for your teenagers...whatever your heart desires, there's room here to create it. Lovingly upgraded by the current owners, the fully-fenced and landscaped backyard is ideal for growing your own fresh veggies and herbs with its garden areas, greenhouse, garden shed, fenced-in grapevines plus raspberry and blackberry bushes...you may just be tempted to make your own wine, fresh jams and preserves. In addition there's a large patio perfectly covered for year-round enjoyment, nice grassy space for the kids, grandkids and doggies to play on, and the icing-on-the-cake: a superb gated parking pad with sani dump for your RV and boat. Among the fabulous extras you'll find radiant hot water heated flooring in 9-zones throughout the home including the garage floors, a speaker system with wiring for exterior speakers, a built-in vacuum system, an extra large 1100 gallon septic tank, an in-ground irrigation system, handy storage space under the staircase, an economical HRV system, and so much more. Nearby you'll find many beaches including the best oyster harvesting area just minutes away off Ludgate Rd, and it's a short walk to Beachcomber Marina or the Regional Park with its pristine walking trail winding down to the sea. You're only minutes from downtown Parksville, world class golf courses, and just a short drive away from Qualicum Beach and North Nanaimo where you’ll find shopping, restaurants, and all amenities. Don’t miss this opportunity to own your very own fabulous piece of paradise! Book your viewing today!
Listed by Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach Realty (PBO)
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With a passion for a balanced and healthy lifestyle, it was a natural fit for Rita Callan to move to Vancouver Island. With over 20 years in Business Administration and 17 years operating a small personal business, Rita’s family and friends encouraged her to start a career in Real Estate.
Rita epitomizes energy, hard work and honesty and does absolutely everything in her power to ensure her client’s success.
Born and raised in Newfoundland, Rita has also lived in Ontario, Yukon, and Alberta. She enjoys music and dance but her real passion is fishing on the ocean which the island lifestyle provides to her and her husband.