This is an exquisite 43 acre estate with breathtaking panoramic views of the natural Fiord of Finlayson Arm and the Saanich Inlet. Situated on the southern end of Vancouver Island, the home is located in an area of fine homes and Arbutus forests that run down to the sea. The area offers excellent boating, swimming, fishing, water skiing, diving, shrimping, mollusks, and viewing of a great variety of marine life and birds.
As you approach through custom wrought iron fully automated gates, you are lead to an impressive country home built in the traditional European style with stuccoed walls, handcrafted stone work, generous proportioned windows and doors as well as a concrete tiled roof. Set in beautifully landscaped gardens, the estate’s chateau creates a perfect retreat for elegant island living.
This 10,000 square foot home includes: seven bedrooms including a luxurious master suite, six full bathrooms with two half bathrooms, a gourmet kitchen with glorious views; a butler’s pantry and wine cellar, a generous living room and formal dining room, four wood fireplaces, library, nanny suite, theatre and games room and fitness room.
Beautiful inlet views can be enjoyed from most of the indoor living spaces as well as the many decks and balconies around the home including a terrace with outdoor fire pit as well as an infinity pool and twelve person hot tub. The gourmet outdoor kitchen includes a built-in BBQ with warming drawer, cooktops, fridge, granite countertops as well as a pizza oven. The property boasts a helipad and an additional 6,000 square feet featuring a separate garage, workshop and guest suite.
C $11,500,000 (US $9,183,836)