178 Bryden Street, Brechin Hill, Nanaimo

Brechin Hill homes for sale - 178 Bryden Street, Nanaimo | Jim Miller, Nanaimo REALTOR ®

This grand residence steeped in history, sits majestically on a corner lot which was once a part of the Sloan Estate. In years past, this Newcastle Townsite area developed into Nanaimo's most exclusive residential neighborhood. Its proximity to the heart of Nanaimo, waterfront walkway and marinas ensure its lasting allure. One of the finest features of this home is the outdoor space. A charming sunroom overlooks the huge sundrenched patio where mature trees and perennials border the rear of the property. In this private oasis, bursts of colour are provided by hydrangeas, roses, snap dragons and lavender and you can enjoy the bounty of freshly picked raspberries right from your own backyard. The home embraces old world beauty with nostalgic touches such as the front door's peek-a-boo window, glass door knobs, coved ceilings, plaster walls, kitchen cooling cupboard and built-in ironing board. There are original light fixtures in several rooms and original tiled bathroom floors. On the main level, most of the flooring under the carpets are inlaid oak hardwood. As you walk through, there is a warm and inviting feeling even though the rooms are a generous size. From the gracious living and dining rooms to the cozy den with fireplace and cheery breakfast room, this home is exudes charm throughout. For convenience there are two bedrooms on the main floor as well as two additional bedrooms upstairs. The basement includes a laundry area and numerous rooms for storage. Access to the two car garage is from this level. Added features include an alarm system and newer hot water tank. This is a rare opportunity to own a character home in an established neighborhood steps from the ocean. All data and measurements are approximate and must be verified if fundamental. On realtor.ca click the icons above for immersive 3d tour, aerial video, floor plans & more, or visit MillerRealEstate.com.


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  • MLS® #: 427847
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Home size: 3428 sqft
  • Lot Size: 6160 sqft
  • Garage: 2 spaces
  • Property Brokerage
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
  • Property REALTOR®
    Jim Miller
    Personal Real Estate Corporation




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Main Level

  • Living Room: 21 ft ,6 in x 14 ft ,6 in
  • Dining Room: 14 ft ,6 in x 11 ft ,6 in
  • Kitchen: 13 ft ,6 in x 10 ft ,6 in
  • Dining Nook: 10 ft ,3 in x 8 ft ,6 in
  • Master Bedroom: 13 ft x 11 ft
  • Bedroom: 12 ft ,3 in x 11 ft ,6 in
  • Den: 13 ft x 9 ft ,9 in
  • 4pc Bathroom:

Upper Level

  • Bedroom: 13 ft ,9 in x 7 ft ,8 in
  • Den: 11 ft x 10 ft ,6 in

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