651 Beach Drive
Gorgeous Views – South Oak Bay
Exquisite Oceanfront Estate
Spectacular gated Ten Mile Point oceanfront property positioned on private, sun-drenched .86 acre low bank property with beach access and world class ocean & Olympic Mt. views!
The beautiful Bruce Wilson-designed home showcases a timeless and elegant style and exceptional craftsmanship, with an abundance of natural light throughout. Highlights include a gracious entrance foyer with double closets and views to the ocean, newly re-finished hardwood floors, high and vaulted ceilings, French doors, double fireplaces, built-in cabinetry, oversized windows & so much more!
A generous gourmet kitchen includes large island, lots of counter and cabinet space, walk-in pantry with second fridge, and a sunny built-in breakfast nook…
The flexible floor plan was designed for both entertaining and everyday living, with a cozy family room with fireplace adjacent to the kitchen area, 2 dining area options for more intimate – or larger-scale gatherings, and an oversized living room with feature fireplace, custom built-ins, and room for a grand piano!
Upstairs, the spectacular Primary bedroom showcases vaulted/domed ceilings and bay windows, a generous ensuite & large walk-in closet with custom organizers. Three additional bedrooms, 2 full baths, and a convenient laundry room are also located on this level…. As well as a fabulous office/study with barrel ceiling and access to a private balcony.
A bright and oversized recreation/TV room is located over the garage; nicely separated from the bedrooms and other living areas….
Outside, the property has been professionally landscaped and designed to be low-maintenance, with mature flower/garden beds and expansive lawns… A covered verandah with overhead heater leads out to the exquisite outdoor sitting and dining areas, with a built-in BBQ/prep station, fabulous fire ‘bowl’, and a privately sited hot tub…
Outdoor enthusiasts and nature-lovers will enjoy access to a sunny, private and sheltered little beach where you can easily launch your paddleboard or kayak and explore the coastline…
Abundant local marine wildlife includes eagles, herons, owls, seals, otters and the occasional whale sighting too!
Exceptional boating opportunities are yours to discover with access to great fishing spots around Trial and Discovery Islands, and scenic cruising destinations including the Gulf Islands. Moorage is available nearby at The Royal Victoria Yacht Club (private) and the Oak Bay Marina… With a private buoy installed in the bay, you can easily moor a small boat during the summer months.
Several neighbourhood parks and a wonderful trail system are enjoyed in 10 Mile Point, where residents appreciate the peace and quiet of a more natural setting, and easy access to the ocean!
Just minutes away, Cadboro Bay Village boasts an award-winning independent grocery store, shops, cafes, and restaurants….with Gyro Park and sandy Cadboro Bay Beach popular summer destinations.
This is truly an exceptional property in a cherished seaside location!