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Oak Bay Houses With Suites | Victoria BC Homes For Sale

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  • 1926 Crescent Road in VICTORIA: OB Gonzales Single Family Detached for sale (Oak Bay) : MLS®# 410520

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    $2,999,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    410520
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    3,550 sq. ft.
    Exquisite Landmark Tudor residence in Gonzales Bay w/breathtaking panoramic SouthWest Ocean views! This charming 1912 character "legal non-conforming duplex" + w/nanny suite has been completely renovated & tastefully designed throughout. Unbeatable location elevated up high on sunny Gonzales Hill this prestigious home in Oak Bay was originally designed by Architect Samuel Hearn for the owner- Sir Ernest Alfred Montford-Williams & has 180-degree views to watch the magnificent sunsets, Olympic Mountain views & City lights. Steps to Gonzales Beach & minutes to downtown! Features: Tuscan chefs kitchen,Gas fired hot water heat w/high-efficiency gas furnace, 6 gas F/Ps & gas cooking. Lovely Jetoba Brazilian cherry floors, spa-like ensuite off master bedroom, elegant open floorplan w/ quality accents in all aspects of the home. Mature landscaping & design surrounds the main gardens & gorgeous masonry features and bluestone/ slate stairwell. A true pleasure to show & experience. Take a look! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Camosun
    Darren Day
  • 2620 Lincoln Road in VICTORIA: OB Estevan Single Family Detached for sale (Oak Bay) : MLS®# 410167

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    $1,748,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    410167
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    3,271 sq. ft.
    Nantucket West, meticulously rebuilt in 2016 from the foundation up. Open main floor features spacious entry way and living room, with vaulted ceiling, gas fireplace, built-in audio and cabinets, French doors onto a stunning garden and private patio with blue stone rockery, pergola, and gas fire pit. Chef’s kitchen features top appliances, gas stove, large island, butler’s pantry and quality cabinetry. Also on the main are two bedrooms, full bath and separate laundry. Upstairs, the private master suite has mountain and ocean vistas, walk-in closets, gas fireplace and luxurious bathroom. Master could be two bedrooms; the second is now an artist’s studio. Lower level has a two bedroom in-law suite with laundry and more storage. A detached two car garage/workshop has lane access. Steps from Willows Beach, Estevan Village and Willows School. The owners of this tasteful home spared no expense, lovingly building it from the ground up. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Camosun
    Darren Day
  • 2465 Florence Street in VICTORIA: OB Henderson Single Family Detached for sale (Oak Bay) : MLS®# 409043

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    $1,390,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    409043
    Bedrooms:
    8
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    3,185 sq. ft.
    *OPEN HOUSE SUN.1-3* ELEGANT & INVITING 1913 OAK BAY CHARACTER on Quiet sought out Florence Street radiates Warmth & Charm! Perfect Multi-generational Family Home with a total of 8 bedrooms (5 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms on 2 main floors). The in-law suite on lower level has a generous space with 3 bedrooms, bathroom & laundry & is separated with a door for privacy. Street Parking as well as room for 3 cars in Back Lane plus Garage/Workshop. Engineered to Earthquake code & Meticulously refurbished & updated to suit the Original Woodwork & Stained glass, Custom Built-ins, Gorgeous inlaid Wood floors. Updates include new Roof & gutters in 2012 plus many updates in 2014: fully rewired with new 200amp service, New light fixtures & pot lights, new Gas furnace & ducting, new Perimeter drains, 2 Dormers, 4 Skylights, Upgraded Water service to road, Oil tank removed, etc. Centrally located & totally walkable to Schools, Rec center, Shopping, Buses, Beach & Parks. Close to UVIC, Camosun & Hospital. More details
    Listed by Pemberton Holmes - Cloverdale
    Darren Day
  • 479 Monterey Avenue in VICTORIA: OB South Oak Bay Single Family Detached for sale (Oak Bay) : MLS®# 408413

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    $1,750,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    408413
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,900 sq. ft.
    Located in sought after South Oak Bay, steps to Beach Dr. & popular McNeill Bay. Enjoy a short stroll to Oak Bay Ave, and all it has to offer w/shops, banks, offices, restaurants & more. Conveniently situated across the street from Lafayette Park & close to the best in public & private schools. This charming family friendly home is set on a 10,530 sqft flat lot, great for kids & pets, gardeners and those who love to entertain. This updated home offers a timeless kitchen w/stainless steel appliances, bright sunroom that over looks the back deck/yard w/ views of the ocean. The main floor also offers a formal living/dining room as well as another space perfect for an office/study equipped w/a cozy gas fire place. Upstairs you will find the layout every family is looking for w/ 3 well sized bdrms w/ the master bdrm offering amazing views of the ocean & Olympic Mountains. The lower level has plenty of storage, a garage and a self contained in law accommodation. More details
    Listed by The Agency
    Darren Day
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