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I have sold a property at 1632 Wilmot PL in VICTORIA.
CANCELLED OH Sat. LOCATION! Quiet, no-through street framed by beautiful Garry Oaks. Steps to Oak Bay Village; walking distance to rec centre and OB High School. This solidly built home has a West coast cottage feel and charm. Lovely updated kitchen with beautiful stainless steel counters. Kitchen opens to the main living area with walk-out access to the beautiful patio, pond and low-maintenance, private backyard...sunny exposure! Separate studio/workshop has power. Two bedrooms + den on the upper level could be configured into 3 bedrooms. Lower level has family room and additional bedroom with private entrance which could be utilized as an in-law suite. Most interior walls are non load-bearing so great potential to make this home your own.
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I have sold a property at 1564 Prospect PL in VICTORIA.
Designed by Wade Williams Architects, this exquisite family, executive residence was designed to maximize the natural light and ambiance of the private, peaceful setting. The architectural lines of the home are exceptional with wonderful south and west exposure and a private outlook. Offering 4 bedrooms, updated kitchen, master with ensuite & walk-in closet, living & family rooms with wood burning fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, studio retreat and a versatile flooplan. The location is unsurpassed on one of the most sought after streets in Victoria just steps from the waterfront and shopping on Oak Bay Avenue. An outstanding oasis in a premiere location.
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Property Photo: 2173 Fair ST in VICTORIA
Please visit our Open House at 2173 Fair ST in VICTORIA.
Open House on Sunday, June 12, 2011 14:00 - 16:00
This is it - the quintessential Oak Bay Character Home located in a neighbourhood that is central to everything. Its close to Willows Beach, shopping, schools and Parks;what more could you ask for! This 1911 - 1300 sq ft home has been wonderfully updated yet retains the charm from decades past. On the main floor you will find a modern kitchen, a dining room, a living room (complete with gas fireplace) and a sun room (which is currently being used as a 3rd bedroom)looking over a beautiful back yard ). Walk upstairs and enjoy the 2 bedrooms (the Master has a Juliet balcony waiting for some flower boxes). As well, theres ample room for a study area and some significant storage. OPEN HOUSE this SUNDAY 2-4
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Property Photo: 2173 Fair ST in VICTORIA
I have listed a new property at 2173 Fair ST in VICTORIA.
This is it - the quintessential Oak Bay Character Home located in a neighbourhood that is central to everything. Its close to Willows Beach, shopping, schools and Parks;what more could you ask for! This 1911 - 1300 sq ft home has been wonderfully updated yet retains the charm from decades past. On the main floor you will find a modern kitchen, a dining room, a living room (complete with gas fireplace) and a sun room (which is currently being used as a 3rd bedroom)looking over a beautiful back yard ). Walk upstairs and enjoy the 2 bedrooms (the Master has a Juliet balcony waiting for some flower boxes). As well, theres ample room for a study area and some significant storage. The basement is large and ideally suited for storage or a workshop
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Property Photo: OB North Oak Bay, Oak Bay
I have listed a new property at OB North Oak Bay, Oak Bay.
This is it - the quintessential Oak Bay Character Home located in a neighbourhood that is central to everything. Its close to Willows Beach, shopping, schools and Parks?what more could you ask for! This 1911 - 1300 sq ft home has been wonderfully updated yet retains the charm from decades past. On the main floor you will find a modern kitchen, a dining room, a living room (complete with gas fireplace) and a sun room looking over a beautiful back yard (which is currently being used as a 3rd bedroom). Walk upstairs and enjoy the 2 bedrooms (the Master has a Juliet balcony waiting for some flower boxes). As well, there?s ample room for a study area and some significant storage. The basement is large and ideally suited for storage or a workshop
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Property Photo: OB North Oak Bay, Oak Bay
I have listed a new property at OB North Oak Bay, Oak Bay.
Same owner for 69 years and one of the last remaining untouched Arts and Crafts home in Victoria. Grand formal living room with natural fir wainscotting, cozy inglenook with fireplace, separate formal dining room with built-in cabinetry, oak and fir floors throughout. Three bedrooms; master is huge with den alcove, 4pce bath and a kitchen untouched since the 1940s. Classic design, original decor with recent upgrades: roof, electrical, plumbing, gas furnace, fireplace and hot water heater. Full basement with high ceiling offering much potential for development. A great project with architectural significance. *Note: Vintage woodstove in kitchen not included*.
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Property Photo: OB North Oak Bay, Oak Bay
I have listed a new property at OB North Oak Bay, Oak Bay.
The English country cottage theme runs throughout this great family home. Formal entry, living room and dining room with hardwood floors. Updated modern kitchen with family room extension. Master bedroom with ensuite on the main floor. Two more bedrooms upstairs with 3pce. bath. Full basement with loads of storage. Updated electrical and plumbing. A must-see affordable family home in one of Victoria's best areas.
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