SOLD – 173 Black Powder Trail Nanaimo

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Cilaire View Home

This solid three bedroom residence is set on a nicely landscaped lot in one of Nanaimo’s premiere neighborhoods.  Views of Departure Bay are enjoyed from the enormous deck or from inside behind numerous windows.  Built in an era where lots are large and rooms are spacious, the home is designed for comfortable family living.  Heating costs are kept low thanks to two woodstoves and a heat pump which also acts as an air conditioner. There are three bedrooms on the main and a huge office down could serve as a fourth bedroom.  Entertain in the sizeable living room then move into the separate dining room for dinner. Everything is at your fingertips in the bright kitchen which offers convenient access to the gorgeous view deck with drip irrigation system for your plant pots.

A walk-in closet and two piece ensuite are features of the master.  Hardwood flooring extends throughout most of the main level including the second and third bedroom under the carpets.  On the lower level is a family room, three piece bathroom, office/bedroom, storage room and utility space with workshop and laundry. Generous parking is provided on a long driveway and double carport.  Added features include lawn irrigation front and back, front door phantom screen and alarm system. This well-loved one owner home awaits a new family to enjoy its many features and add their own updates.  Schools, beaches, ferry, seaplane terminals and amenities are close by making this a wonderful place to call home.

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The Neighbourhood

Departure Bay

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.


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Contact the Agent

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]