Situated in a prime location on one acre of pristine waterfront property on Brannen Lake, is this stunning 3732 square foot five bedroom, four bathroom residence that is sure to impress. This chic, contemporary designed lakefront home and property is only a short distance to all North Nanaimo’s finest amenities and features a sprawling open concept floor plan strategically designed and custom built for the current home owners. This main level entry design offers a walk out basement that overlooks the private tranquil setting of Brannen Lake which lies virtually at your doorstep, an extremely rare opportunity. A gated entry to this estate property leads you down a driveway to the grand covered front entrance of the home. Upon entry, attention to detail is evident with luxurious finishing work and tasteful elegant decor throughout the main livings areas. Walls of windows showcase sparkling views of the lake beyond. The open living area features a Napoleon natural gas fireplace with natural rock surround for additional warmth and ambiance. The soaring coved ceilings offer recessed lighting for a sophisticated dramatic look. The great room incorporates the dining room, living room and kitchen into one impressive space, all facing the breathtaking views. Glass doors lead to an expansive deck with topless glass railings to appreciate the sights and sounds and stunning views beyond. The well-appointed gourmet kitchen features stunning granite countertops, in-cabinet and under counter lighting, convenient island with eating bar, generous cabinets for storage, high end stainless steel appliances, dual ovens, six burner gas range, beverage area with built in wine rack and a private butler’s pantry. This vast open living space offers both an interior and exterior sound system for your entertainment pleasure. From the unique appeal of the exclusive rustic scraped textured hardwood flooring to the dramatic molding package and an abundant use of recessed lighting, this home has it all. The stylish master suite features lake views, a massive walk in closet and ensuite equipped with in floor heating, oversized soaker tub and walk in spa shower. To complete this level there are two additional bedrooms, a two piece powder room, a four piece bathroom with marble countertops, a daylight laundry room and access to the double garage. The lower level features an additional gas fireplace in the spacious family room, a convenient wet bar area, access to a covered patio with hot tub, outdoor shower all leading to a southern exposed back yard overlooking the lake. There are two additional bedrooms on this level, a two and a four piece bathroom, laundry area, a den, a spacious storage garage/workshop for all your lakeside toys and recreational storage needs. The yard is very well maintained and includes your own private dock on the lake. Don’t miss out on this exceptional opportunity to own this unique lakefront one acre retreat, truly the home one of your dreams! All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important.