Welcome to this immaculate split level in Departure Bay’s well established Barrington Heights neighbourhood. The home was built for the current owner and has been lovingly maintained both inside and out. Large windows and skylights flood the home with natural light and an open free flowing floor plan lends a spacious feel. Entertain friends and family in the sizeable living/dining room and in warmer months, a large deck expands the living space even more. Windows along the back of the home face the pretty rear yard where the backdrop is a nest of green. Open to the family room is the sky lit kitchen which boasts a pantry closet and convenient access to the deck for summer dining. A few steps down is the family room, laundry area and three piece bathroom. Three bedrooms and a full bathroom are located upstairs. The good sized master bedroom overlooks the rear yard and features a walk-in closet and two piece ensuite.
There is plenty of room for your RV and boat along the side of the home. The back yard is completely fenced and a large garden bed is incorporated into the natural landscape at the rear of the property. Raised garden beds and an apple tree will please the family green thumb and your lawn equipment can be stored in a separate outdoor shed. Added features include a phantom screen, six appliances and double garage with crawlspace access. This is a great location close to the walking trails of Linley Valley and within minutes of amenities. All data and measurements are approximate and should be verified if important.
Departure Bay is a scenic, oceanside neighbourhood located above the beach. This neighbourhood is known for its close location to the BC Ferries terminal and Harbour Air seaplane airport. Other nearby attractions include the Nanaimo Golf and Country Club, Brooks Landing Mall and Departure Bay Beach. Housing in this neighbourhood consists of mainly split-levels, character homes and condominiums. There are also a number of luxury homes on the rocky bluffs of Departure Bay as well as close to the Nanaimo Golf and Country Club. This neighbourhood is popular due to its lovely views of the Strait of Georgia and the Gulf Islands. The Coastal Mountains on the mainland also serve as an added backdrop to this stunning scene.
First licensed in 1988, Joan has enjoyed a successful career and award winning sales production. She holds an Associate Broker’s license which is the highest level of real estate certification Joan offers her experience and expertise to make selling and buying a successful and pleasant experience for her clients. Participation in continuous training and networking with other professionals is important to Joan. It has been Joan’s pleasure to volunteer as a Big Sister for six years and to have served on the boards of Vancouver Island University Foundation, Nanaimo’s Theatre One, and to have been the Founder of the Festival of Trees community fund raiser and celebration. Joan has been instructing new Realtors for the BC Real Estate Association since 2008 and currently facilitates a continuing education course for her peers. Joan joined RE/MAX of Nanaimo in 2012. RE/MAX is Nanaimo’s leading real estate company with dominant market share. Contact…