1609 Amphion St
Lovely Victoria/Oak Bay Border Home
A spacious Uplands home on a spectacular property!
This spacious and elegant 5 bedroom home is superbly located in Victoria’s most exclusive neighbourhood: the Uplands! Boasting tons of character and charm throughout, the open and flexible design offers many different options for both family living and for entertaining.
A sunny and spacious cathedral entry welcomes you into the home, with high ceilings, hardwood floors, and double French doors that open through to the expansive living room. An impressive fireplace is a focal point in this elegant room, with multiple sitting areas and an open view into the dining area. French doors open into a casual sitting or TV room that leads through to the kitchen.
The oversized kitchen area is great for entertaining, with a large centre island, lots of counter space, and full pantry. Huge floor-to-ceiling windows provide an abundance of natural light, and the open dining area expands to allow for large dinner parties and gatherings. A sitting area or breakfast nook is perfect for casual dining or relaxing, and double French doors open out to a fabulous deck; the perfect setting for outdoor living and entertaining!
The spacious main level master suite enjoys views out to the lovely back gardens, with generous ensuite bath, and double closets. Two additional bedrooms, a 4-piece bathroom, and a 2-piece guest bath are also located on the main level of the home.
Downstairs, a large media room is an ideal place for the kids to relax, watch movies or play their video games. Two large bedrooms are located on the lower level, one with cozy fireplace, and the other with French doors that open out to the back patio and yard. The laundry room, utility area and lots of storage are also accessed here….
Outside, the beautifully landscaped .57 acre property is sunny, quiet and totally private! Manicured lawns are highlighted by feature trees, and complemented by mature gardens that provide an abundance of colour. A water feature and hot tub are included, and a convenient laneway can be accessed from the back of the property.
Just a short stroll from the Uplands Golf club and the Royal Victoria Yacht Club, this exceptional neighbourhood showcases some of Victoria’s most impressive – and expensive homes!
Excellent schools are located nearby, and the University of Victoria is just a short bike ride away. Beaches, parks, shops, restaurants and all amenities are also easily accessed from this exceptional location!