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Waterfront Home on Gabriola Island

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Property Description
Waterfront Home on Gabriola Island for Sale by

Brief Home Description:
- Lot size .39 acres of Ocean front land, 16803sq.ft. Southern exposure offers sun from sunrise to sunset.
- 200 sq. ft. Private Ocean deck offering awesome Ocean and Mountain views, with a 37 step, private access to the beach.
- 105’x10’ pan handle.
- 1400 sq. ft. Oceanfront home, 2 bedrooms, 1 executive style 107 sq. ft. bathroom C/W beautiful Tiramolla Negro and Tiramolla Rosso tiling surrounding a Maax 18 jet, 2 person Jacuzzi tub and a 38” corner shower with acrylic base.
- Includes Fridge, stove, dishwasher, washer, dryer and freezer.
- Living room and Kitchen both have great ocean and mountain views.
- New 29 gauge concealed fastener system metal roof, superior and more expensive than an exposed fastener metal roof.
- New windows all meet or exceed the requirements of CSA A 440.
- Features 5 skylights.
- New paint throughout house.
- New 14 mm, ridged oak laminate flooring.
- New plumbing.
- 311 sq. ft. sun deck offers beautiful ocean and mountain views.

Additional Buildings on the property:

- Massive 770 sq. ft. heated garage/workshop with 220 amp service.
- 312 sq. ft. heated, 220 amp service, gym/fitness centre. C/W superb variety of equipment, free weights and great sound system.
- Large wood shed.

Property Features:

- Fully fenced yard.
- 2 great wells.
- Professionally landscaped yard designed for proper water drainage.
- 21 meticulously planted decorative trees include many fruit trees, Filbert trees, Monkey tree, hedge of 24 cedar evergreens, 90’ long x 10’ wide hedge of California lilacs, 7 lovely rose bushes.
- Beautiful pond with own 110 insulated plug in for the fountain. Fish, many singing birds, decorative trees, ferns and shrubs.
- Large cement pad with height adjustable, permanent basketball hoop.

Detailed Home Description:
Imagine relaxing in comfort on your large ocean front deck, with private access, only 37 steps down to your beach, viewing surreal breathtaking sites of the Georgia Straight and coastal mountains, watching orcas, seals, bald eagles, ferries and cruise ships as you and your significant other enjoy your favorite beverage and lounge until you see a most spectacular sunset and the lower mainland city lights every summer night! Wow! Only a select few people will ever have this luxury in their entire lives, now you can!
On your short walk to your meticulous home your heart swells with delight as you view your large and active pond, full of goldfish, the cheerful singing of a variety of birds, many beautiful ornaments, a purple blossom lilac tree, a white blossom snowball tree, ferns and various other decorative trees and shrubs. You may also enjoy the relaxing sound of water falling from its fountain that has its own 110 amp insulated plug in.
Looking down the right side fence line of your property from the panhandle, you now view a meticulously planted orchard of fruit trees! 1 peach, 2 apple, 1 pear, 1 cherry and 1 fig tree all bearing a wonderful fruit harvest!
Further, you see mature 10’ high California lilacs 30’ long and against the entrance fence, there is a line of California lilacs over 60’ long and 10’ high, that when blossoming provide spectacular purple buds that gift a hint of gentle perfume into your property air. Of course there is 2nd active well that you may use in the summer to water these trees and also the 2 nut trees that bear lovely filberts.
From the entrance of your 12’ aluminum gate, you always see the ocean, on the right side there is a 10’x8’ sturdy shed used for firewood storage. A few steps away is a poured concrete pad with a permanent basketball hoop, for some outside fun!
You can’t miss your massive 770 sq ft. heated, 220 amp, garage/workshop complete with 2 x 10’x10’ electronic doors, a large heavy duty work bench, storage shelf; plenty of plug outlets and attic storage, two windows face the yard side. A buffed concrete floor touches up the finish.
Attached to that garage/workshop is a fully loaded fitness centre/gym also with 220 amp service that has the latest in every required piece of equipment to satisfy the fitness enthusiast to the elite athlete! Fully heated with 1 window facing away from the yard, a 10’x8’ hand opened garage door for easy equipment access or a great view of your yard while you train! C/W a 3/8” rubber floor matting, there is no fitness centre/gym on Gabriola Island better than this one! Includes a great stereo system! Also both garage/workshop and fitness centre/gym have plywood walls and normal entrance/exit doors.
In the spring walk on the path of concrete pads directed towards your home, under 4 blossoming ornamental Cherry trees, enjoying the blossoms above you, which are intertwined with 3 other skillfully planted ornamental trees!
The concrete pads take you directly to your 311 sq.ft deck which you step up 2 stairs from a poured 3’x4’ concrete pad to get to. This deck is perfect for entertaining guests, bbq and sun tanning, while all the time enjoying your beautiful ocean and mountain views until the sun sets late every night! Directly in front of the steps now is the entrance door to your lovely home!
You enter your home and are greeted by a large dining area with a good sized kitchen C/W fridge, stove and dishwasher! Fresh paint, new linoleum, 4 windows and 2 skylights naturally light up this lovely eating area. View the ocean and mountains in the morning while sitting at your dining table and enjoying your breakfast! Tap water here is tested, always great and refreshing!
From the dining room you enter through French doors to the large and naturally well lit living room featuring a vaulted ceiling, 2 skillfully placed skylights, fresh paint, new 14 mm. ridged oak laminate flooring, and a woodstove in the far left corner that is enveloped by earthly toned tiles and a thick concrete pad. You are now sitting comfortably in your favorite chair watching the flames of your woodstove, your ocean and mountain views from the large window, during the fall and winter months!
Walking through the large hallway entrance to the right at the end is the room for the 40 gallon hot water tank and well water pressure tank, also allowing for 2 shelves of storage space. To the left is the door to the executive style bathroom, featuring beige tiled flooring, his/her bath towel racks and hangers, a Caroma raised height water closet with ½ -full flush options, base board heater, storage closet, beautiful cherry wood vanity C/W mirror, storage space and 2 drawers, 2 bathroom windows, spectacular Tiramolla Negro and Rosso tiling surrounds a Maax 18 jet Jacuzzi tub C/W on /off, pulse controls and 6 jets you can adjust for your comfort, several dials also add to comfort/ pressure controls. Incredibly therapeutic and relaxing! Jacuzzi tub has a timer that you can adjust up to 30 minutes before auto turning off. You may reset the timer again and again. Finally there is a 38” corner shower with an acrylic base for greater support for long hot showers in soft well/mineral water that offers plenty of room!
Down the hall to the right is a medium sized bedroom c/w 2 windows, newer laminate flooring, closet space, clothes hanger rack, cable and internet service.
The far end of the hall offers a windowed door to view into your laundry room/mud room, C/W a mirrored coat rack, newer linoleum and featuring a vertical Maytag washer and dryer and a rear exit door.
The last door on the left enters to the large Master bedroom! This room features a skylight, newer laminate flooring, fresh paint, a large his and her walk in closet, cable / telephone service C/W television and a large window overlooks a lovely hedge of 24 cedar bushes. Very peaceful and quiet!
Address: 1640 Quequeg Turnabout, Gabriola Island, BC
Posted Date 2010-07-20 18:19:34(GMT)
Last Modified 2010-12-10 04:38:22(GMT)
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