SOLD 836 Brookfield Drive Nanaimo



Charming Main Level Entry Home

Nestled in a neighboUrhood of newer homes is this charming three bedroom level entry residence. The property is situated steps from the back entrance to the walking trails of Colliery Dam Park and is within minutes to the University. If you are not ready for condo living but want a detached dwelling with the convenience of strata maintenance, this home is ideal. Delightful exterior styling includes wood shingled peaks, a portico entry and wood door with transom window.

This is a great floor plan which provides options to suit a variety of needs. Essential rooms are located on the main for one level living if desired. The principal living space is open concept and features gleaming wood floors. In the living room the focal point is a gas fireplace with stone facing and there is a generous deck for outdoor living. Warm cabinetry blends nicely with the stainless appliances in the kitchen and an island provides added workspace and storage.

The master boasts an ensuite with oversized shower and walk-in closet. A good sized family room, two bedrooms and a full bathroom on the walk-out lower level works well for teens, students and guests. The level rear yard is fully fenced and there is a covered patio area to relax on warm summer days. Added features of this gem include six appliances, double garage, and an efficient heat pump which keeps the house cool during the summer. This is a wonderful location close to schools, playparks and a variety of recreational facilities. All data and measurements are approximate and should be verified if important.

The Neighbourhood

University District

University District

This neighbourhood includes many of Nanaimo’s major education and athletic centres, such as Vancouver Island University, various Senior Secondary Schools and Nanaimo’s largest sporting facility, attached to the Nanaimo Ice Centre, Aquatic Centre and the Serauxman Stadium. University District is a new name for the areas of Harewood closest to the Vancouver Island University. The University District’s boundaries run south into Chase River near Tenth Street, west to the University and north to Third Street and Bowen Road. The railway tracks separate the University District from South Nanaimo to the east, towards the ocean. This neighbourhood is known for its different variety of houses, ranging from character homes to newer models. Close to the wooded area of Colliery Dam Park and the trendy Waterfront District, this neighbourhood is attractive for its close location to many different amenities. This area is also easily accessible to the Parkway Trail, where you can cycle or jog all the way to North Nanaimo.


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Andrew Miller REALTOR®, Personal Real Estate Corporation

REALTOR®, Personal Real Estate Corporation
Andrew completed his real estate course and exam through UBC Sauder School of Business in 2015. He has worked with the Miller Team for two years prior to that as an unlicensed assistant, giving him a well-rounded view of the industry. As Jim’s son, he is the fourth generation of the Miller family to work in Nanaimo’s real estate industry. Andrew is very excited to provide excellent service to his clients. While attending school, Andrew obtained five years of customer service and sales experience in the retail industry. Andrew has played lacrosse for the Nanaimo Timbermen since 2002 and is currently playing at the senior level. Contact Andrew today at [email protected]