This spacious and inviting 5-6 bedroom home is located in the heart of the Uplands; Victoria’s most sought-after neighbourhood!
The current owners have done some major renovations and upgrades over the years, including gutting and re-building the entire lower level from the foundation up, creating a fabulous 1535 sqft space with a media/games room with food prep area & wet bar, a spacious bedroom with large closet, full bath, exercise room, wine storage and large separate storage area. Beautiful new wide-plank hardwood floors are featured throughout, with cozy in-floor heating and fireplace….and 4 of the upstairs bedrooms have newly re-finished oak floors
A sunny foyer leads into the home and through to the beautiful formal living room, an expansive space that has been beautifully renovated with raised gas fireplace, built-in storage and display cabinetry and large windows overlooking the back and front gardens.
The formal dining room is also an elegant and inviting space to entertain, with beautiful new chandelier and French doors opening out to the terrace…
Gorgeous new wide-plank European hardwood floors are featured from the entry through the living and dining rooms, main hallway and new guest bathroom on the main floor.
The kitchen is a spacious and bright area with built-in breakfast area and lots of counter and cupboard space; a renovation approximately 15 years ago included granite countertops, cork floors, and updated cabinetry….. New high-end fridge, wall ovens and dishwasher were all just replaced.
Adjacent to the kitchen, the family room is a relaxing space to enjoy, with oversized wall-mounted TV, fireplace and double French doors leading out to the private back yard!
Also located on the main level of the home, a den/office, and a mudroom/laundry that leads through to the double-car garage…..
On the upper level of the home, there are currently 2 bathrooms and 5 bedrooms, including an expansive master suite that boasts multiple closets, private deck and large 5-piece ensuite bath. ‘Zebra Design’ completed plans for the current owners for a future renovation that would re-configure the upper level to allow for new bedrooms with ensuite baths, and a newly designed master suite; there are lots of options here to suit your family’s particular needs!
Outside, the sunny .59acre property enjoys a fabulous western exposure, with expansive patios, manicured lawn and gardens, and lots of privacy!
A lovely pool house is featured in the back yard and renovated to include a spacious sitting/games area as well as a super ‘Urbana’ custom kitchen perfect for summer entertaining and family fun! Pool upgrades include painting, new multi-phase lights in pool, new gas heater and new pump…..
A walkway from the pool leads to a great hot tub area, with easy access to a 3-piece bath and lots of storage from pool toys and supplies!
Just minutes from all amenities, the location of this home in the exclusive Uplands neighbourhood is exceptional in every way! Excellent schools, both private and public, are close by, and the Royal Victoria Yacht Club, Oak Bay Marina and two world-class golf-courses are just minutes from your door. Charming Cadboro Bay Village and Oak Bay Village provide for a wide selection of shops, restaurants, cafes and amenities, and the University of Victoria and lovely beaches are also a short drive or bike ride away…..
- Acres: .59