651 Beach Drive
Gorgeous Views – South Oak Bay
Gorgeous Waterfront Acreage
Presenting an exclusive 10 Mile Point waterfront oasis: a gated and totally private 1.3 acre estate with world class views and 200’ of waterfront!
Designed by Jim Grieve, this timeless Westcoast retreat offers over 5100 sqft on 2 levels, with an elegant yet dramatic floor plan and over 3500 sqft of deck and patio space. Over $500,000 has been spent on upgrades and renovations over the past 7 years, with simply nothing left to do: just move in and enjoy!
A spacious & open entry welcomes you into the home, with high ceilings, exposed beams, impressive architectural features and detailing, and an abundance of natural light. Beautiful hardwood floors are featured here, with the foyer opening into the generous living room and expansive dining area: both with floor to ceiling windows and spectacular views!
The oversized kitchen boasts lots of counter and storage space, vaulted ceilings, top quality appliances, built-in bar area, lovely breakfast area for casual dining, and a prep kitchen/butler’s pantry with lots of additional storage. A cozy sitting area with TV and slate fireplace is a favourite spot to read or relax….
The 3-car garage is conveniently located off the kitchen/mudroom area, and sliding doors off the kitchen area open out to the seaside deck on the east side of the house, and a sunny BBQ deck off the west side surrounded by gardens!
The master suite is privately located on the south end of the main level, with breathtaking panoramic views, luxurious new ensuite bath, his and hers walk-in closets and a private yoga/exercise room!
On the lower level of the home, an oversized family/games room is featured, with fireplace, ocean views, and access to the gardens. Four additional bedrooms on this level each offer large closets, gorgeous views, and private access outside to the terrace and garden areas. An oversized exercise room also opens out to the sunny back yard, and could also be used as a terrific home office or media space.
Lots of storage and a workshop area are easily accessible on this level, with area for wine storage and lots of space for storing any boating or fishing equipment!
Outside, the professionally landscaped grounds have been meticulously cared for with full irrigation system throughout, and beautiful gardens, mature feature plantings and both native and exotic trees, bushes, grasses and flowers… A delightful wooden ‘bridge’ connects the BBQ deck to the pathway leading to several different sitting areas, and viewing spots!
Family and friends will enjoy the seaside swimming pool, located right at the water’s edge, with expansive sun-drenched pool deck and ever-changing seascapes….
Prestigious 10 Mile Point is home to some of Victoria’s most exclusive waterfront estates and custom homes…..just minutes from sandy beaches, parks, charming Cadboro Bay Village, and close to the University of Victoria and excellent schools!