5185 Agate Lane
Spectacular Beachfront Living
Upscale & Immaculate Oceanfront Living
This elegant oceanfront home was completed in 2009 with engineered construction, top quality components & beautiful detailing throughout!
Stunning ocean views are showcased from the moment you enter the light-filled foyer, with open-concept living areas that are both dramatic and inviting!
Travertine tile and hardwood floors are featured throughout the main level, with high & vaulted ceilings, massive windows, beautiful custom millwork and cabinetry, double French doors, and imported fixtures and hardware.
An oversized living room faces the ocean, with a beautiful granite-faced gas fireplace adding a cozy feel to the space….and the flexible & expandable dining area can accommodate large dinner parties with ease!
The gourmet kitchen boasts a center island with eating bar, top-of-the-line appliances, and beautifully crafted cabinetry and display areas. French doors open out to an oversized covered deck; the perfect spot for outdoor dining and enjoying the ever-changing seascapes!
The main floor master suite offers exceptional views, luxurious 5-piece ensuite bath, and a large walk-in closet….with a raised built-in fireplace and access out to the covered deck.
A delightful sitting/breakfast area off the foyer is a sunny and peaceful place to relax, with access out to a partially covered terrace and beautifully landscaped gardens. Also occupying the main floor of the home is a spacious media or family room, a 2-piece guest bath, and laundry room, plus easy access through to the expansive double garage and roomy workshop! Higher ceilings in the garage allow for ample storage of kayaks and paddleboards with lots of space for extra sports and outdoor equipment. A full workshop is located off the garage, with heated floors, separate built-in vac. and exhaust fan.
On the lower level, the airy and bright spaces are flexible and inviting with incredible views and access to an expansive patio and hot tub area!
Two additional bedrooms are located on this level, as well as a lovely oceanfront office and spacious home gym/yoga studio (gym could be a 4th bedroom with the addition of a closet) The spacious family/games room boasts a feature gas fireplace and built-in bar/serving area with sub-zero bar fridge, wine-rack and ice-maker. All oceanfront rooms on the lower level enjoy access out to the expansive terrace and hot tub area!
An oversized 3-piece bathroom, mud room and temperature-controlled wine cellar complete the lower level of the home, with an easy-access mechanical room and 2 massive storage areas with full-height ceilings. (could be used for additional office space, home theatre or gaming room)
Outside, the landscaping was designed to be ‘low-maintenance’, with easy care plantings and lots of colour! Patio and sitting/dining areas around the property provide multiple locations to enjoy, from a cozy garden setting to a spectacular terrace at the water’s edge. Enjoy sensational views across Haro Strait to the Gulf Islands and Mt. Baker, with abundant marine wildlife that includes seals, eagles, whales, herons and otters…
Savour a peaceful and carefree lifestyle – just minutes from all amenities, beaches, parks, shops and the University of Victoria – yet a world away!