Campbell River, 5750 Duncan Bay Rd.
Campbell River, 5750 Duncan Bay Rd.
This pastoral 7.56 acres offers a quiet, private, rural setting overlooking the waters of Discovery Passage. It is located on Duncan Bay Rd approx. 7 minutes north-west of Campbell River off Hwy 19.
A meandering, paved driveway leads you to the upper portion of the property where the home is situated. The property has a gentle grade from the top overlooking the large pond and pastoral fields. It enjoys sunny south-east exposure.
The area surrounding the home is extensively and meticulously landscaped with a variety of ornamental perennials and flower gardens backed by a forested area with large second growth evergreens. There is a fenced-off vegetable garden and the lower pastoral portion of the property is fenced and cross-fenced.
The 3649sqft residence is impressive. It boasts true country style with extensive wrap-around country decks, cedar finishing and expansive walkways and patios completed in stamped paved concrete and stonework. The interior is elegant, exquisitely finished and detailed with a variety of quality material.
The main entry, with its glass French doors, leads you into a spacious foyer looking down into the sunken living room and at the beautiful hardwood and wrought iron staircase leading to the upper level. As you enter to the right is the kitchen, dining nook and family room. This primary living space is spacious, with a very attractive and artistic combination of flooring - a mix of hardwood, slate and tile.
The open concept living areas are bright and cheery as there is extensive use of large windows throughout the home. The kitchen is a gourmet’s delight with extensive wood cabinetry including the centre island with custom heavy granite countertops. There are top of the line appliances which include a wine cooler as well as heated tile floors. The dining room is situated in a nook just off the kitchen, surrounded by windows and with access via French doors to both the front and rear patios. The family room is a generous size and it features a stacked stone wall with built in cabinetry to accommodate entertainment system, storage and display space. There is also a free-standing wood stove in the family room. The main living room has a high vaulted ceiling, floor to ceiling windows and a floor to ceiling stacked stone wood-burning fireplace.
The master suite is situated on the main floor and has been completely redone with a six piece ensuite which includes a free standing soaker tub and generous size walk-in shower, and a walk in closet. It enjoys direct access to the outside patio which overlooks the ocean and where you will find a full-size hot tub and a free-standing wood stove.
The main floor also incorporates a two piece powder room, a laundry room and a mud room with direct access to the outside of the home, the garage and up to the bonus room above the garage. The bonus room provides a generous size area that would accommodate a multitude of uses, especially as it is somewhat separate from the rest of the home.
The upper level of the residence incorporates a loft overlooking the living room plus two very nice-sized bedrooms. One of the bedrooms has a walk-in closet. There is a 4 piece bathroom with a skylight on this upper level as well.
This delightful home has been extensively and tastefully remodeled with the best of materials and fixtures, including good quality blinds and window coverings. It has been well maintained throughout and is turn-key ready to enjoy.
There is an attached double garage as well as 3 additional outbuildings, including one very large 5-bay structure closed in on 3 sides for RV and equipment storage.
The home has a heat pump system and benefits from municipal water. The landscaped grounds benefit from an underground sprinkler system.