562 Beach Drive
Spectacular ‘As-New’ Oceanfront
This incredible ‘as-new’ waterfront home was completely re-designed and re-built, combining the talents of award-winning building professionals Abstract Developments, Jenny Martin Design and Hobson Woodworks.
Spectacular, 120 degree, unobstructed panoramic views are showcased from nearly every room with a spacious, open and light-filled design….
An impressive entry leads into the airy foyer and through to an oversized great room. Chic European and modern touches complement the inviting living and dining areas, and exquisite built-in cabinetry adds an elegant custom feel to the spaces. A wall-mounted fireplace brings a warm ambiance to the living area, and ocean views throughout are simply breath-taking!
The chef-inspired gourmet kitchen is the heart of the home, a sunny and open space designed for cooking and entertaining in high style, with top-of-the-line Meile appliances and superbly positioned and functional workspaces, built-in breakfast nook area with skylight,, and fantastic walk-in pantry. Glass doors open out to the spacious wrap-around deck and BBQ area; perfect for outdoor entertaining and sunset dining!
Also located on the main level of the home, a guest bathroom is situated off the entrance foyer, and a convenient mud room with built-in storage provides access to the oversized garage as well as outside to the side patio.
Upstairs, the luxurious master suite is simply spectacular! Enjoy world-class views from the moment you wake, with oversized windows that capture the essence of waterfront living….
The sumptuous ensuite bathroom showcases clean-lines and dramatic finishing with a custom-designed, free-standing glass shower, double undermounted sinks, separate toilet room with Japanese inspired washlet toilet, exquisite woodwork & cabinetry, and an oversized soaker tub overlooking the ocean.
An expansive walk-in closet boasts elegant and functional organizers and storage, with a gorgeous solid granite topped center island and roomy dressing area. A private laundry room leads through to the gym/yoga studio which has been finished with top-quality rubber flooring, mirrored wall, high, vaulted ceilings, bar sink and wall mounted TV.
Across from the master bedroom, a private office suite/den overlooks the ocean and features built-in cabinetry/storage, large work space and generous sitting area. A guest bedroom and chic new bathroom complete the upper level of the home, and a French door opens out from the upper foyer to a spacious new sundeck.
The lower level of the home was completely re-configured and totally transformed, providing flexible and welcoming spaces for family and friends! The two large bedrooms each enjoy beautiful views, one with access to a private sitting area, and the other adjacent to a spacious games/family room. Two full bathrooms, full laundry facilities, and storage areas are also located on this level, with access out to a large covered patio and pathway leading down toward the ocean.
Outside, the .28 acre property was professionally landscaped throughout and showcases low-maintenance gardens, privacy hedging, and attractive native plantings.
Located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac the location of this home provides the ultimate in peaceful seaside living!
Just 8 minutes from the University of Victoria, and close to excellent schools, this popular neighbourhood also enjoys easy access to majestic Mt. Doug Park, charming Cadboro Bay Village, and every imaginable amenity including shopping, services and endless recreational opportunities….