|This desirable Thetis Island secluded oceanfront property with panoramic western marine views has an older comfortable one level country home sited close to the ocean.
Property: A secluded beatifully treed 2.16 acres (0.87 hectares) with approximately 300 feet (91.4 metres) of low bank frontage and panoramic western exposure marine views - Zoning does not allow division. The property is mostly in its natural state with mature trees (Maple, Oak, Fir, Cedar, Yew, Juniper and Arbutus a.k.a. Madrona) plus a variety of fruit trees. The property has a gentle slope down to the foreshore area which is level.
Resixence: The one level comfortable casual country home/cottage of approximately 1500 finished square feet (139.4 square metres) was build in 1983. There are two bedrooms and two bathrooms, spacious updated (1993) kitchen with adjoining dining area and a large living room with fireplace. The main rooms have wonderful outlooks and open onto a veranda and decks running across the front of the house.
Domestic Water: Drilled Well, Rain collection with Storage
Hydro: 200 amp
Sewer: Septic system (upgraded 1996)
Swimming Pool: A salt water solar heated 48 x 24 feet (15 x 7.3 metre) swimming pool at the waters edge. There is also a Hot Tub on the deck area
Thetis Island: Located in Stuart Channel (Latitude 49° 01’N., 58' N, Longitude 123° 42' W) being about 3 miles (4.8 kilometres) north east of Chemainus, Vancouver Island – see Chart. The Island of 10.5 square kilometers (4.1 square miles) has a population of approximately 400. Easily accessed by B.C. Ferry service (frequent/20 minute trip) from Chemainus (population about 4000) on Vancouver Island or by Airplane (float) service from Vancouver and Victoria, boat (private or water taxi). Located approximately 35 miles (56 kilometres) from Vancouver and 46 miles (74 kilometres) from Victoria. The island is mainly forested, with some farms and about 10 miles (16 kilometers) of roads. There is a pub/restaurant, post office, small store, community center and tennis court, volunteer fire department, small elemantary school. There are two protected marinas in Telegraph Harbour and Public dock in Preedie Harbour plus there is moorage at Chemainus.
Area: The area is known as the 'banana belt' of the Gulf Islands of British Columbia and is noted for warm swimming, fishing, shellfish, boating, diving and a great variety of marine and wildlife.
This desirable property and ideal location is suitable for all year living or as a recreational retreat. Offered at $790,000. Canadian. ($809,100. U.S., €574,500. EUR., £497,300. GBP., and ¥5,257,100. CNY approximately as of May 25, 2011) Currency Converter
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