5208 Del Monte Avenue
Lovely Character Home
Spectacular Beachfront Living
This spectacular, gated waterfront home on sandy Cordova Bay Beach is located at the end of a quiet lane, offering a special beachfront lifestyle and a ‘Malibu’ feel!
The open concept design offers flexible spaces ideal for entertaining large groups with ease! High 10’ ceilings provide an open and airy feel, with tons of natural light from massive floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the ocean.
The oversized great room features multiple sitting/conversation areas, with a cozy gas fireplace a focal point of the room….
The gourmet kitchen was thoughtfully designed for the serious chef, with beautiful custom cabinetry and storage, a fantastic walk-in butler’s pantry, an eating bar, and top-of-the-line appliances that include a 6-burner gas range with warming drawer, 2 dishwashers, and double wall ovens.
A lovely seaside breakfast area is perfect for casual dining, with views overlooking the terrace to the ocean….
The formal dining area is a flexible space that easily accommodates large dinner parties, and it is complimented by a beautiful bar area complete with 2 full-sized wine fridges, glassware cabinetry and bar sink.
Also located on the main level of the home is a full-sized media/games room, a sunny office space, a large laundry room and 2-piece guest bathroom…
Upstairs, the master bedroom is a luxurious retreat! Wake up to incredible sunrises: spectacular views are showcased through wall-to-wall windows that overlook Cordova Bay toward snow-capped Mt. Baker! A large sitting area includes a cozy gas fireplace, with an additional reading space or office nook overlooking the ocean, and a private seaside balcony. The beautifully appointed ensuite includes custom cabinetry with lots of storage space, double sinks with wall-mounted taps, oversized shower, separate air-jet tub, and a huge walk-in closet with dressing area.
Two additional bedrooms are also located on the upper level, each with large closet, full ensuite bath and private balcony! A yoga/exercise room overlooks the back yard and completes the upper level of the home.
The fenced and fully landscaped property includes manicured lawns, mature trees and colourful plantings, with lots of room for vegetable gardens or fruit trees – plus an extra parking area too.
All amenities are easily accessible from this peaceful and quiet location, including ‘Mattick’s Farm’, with shops, galleries, Red Barn Market, deli and restaurant, and the popular ‘Beach House’ Restaurant.
Nearby, the fantastic new ‘Haro’ development will include high-end retail, grocery and restaurant options. The impressive 18-hole Cordova Bay Golf Course is just minutes away, and ‘The Ridge’ short course offers putting and chipping greens too.
Just 20 minutes from downtown Vitoria and close to the Victoria International Airport, Cordova Bay has always been a cherished beachside neighbourhood and a very special place to call home!