Warm Southern Exposure -– Breathtaking Ocean Views Here is a rare opportunity to own this West Coast Craftsman styled residence in a mature neighborhood located at the top of Departure Bay. Situated on a .24 acre-building site on a very quiet low traffic street offering fabulous ocean views into Departure Bay. Located just minutes from the beach and Linley Valley walking trails this central prime location is sought after for its warm sunny exposure. A wonderful unique open floor plan offers a true craftsman flare with a heritage feel and tasteful modern finishing touches. Offering approx. 3672 sq.ft. of living space over 3 floors with angled and vaulted ceilings, 5 Bedrooms, Den, 4 Baths, 2 Laundry rooms and an oversized 28'x 19' Garage. Strategically designed to take advantage of the active views of Departure Bay with oversized windows creating an abundance of natural light. Views that take in BC Ferries, seaplanes, pleasure crafts, City of Nanaimo lights, fireworks, Newcastle and Gabriola Islands, this is a view that is hard to replace. This home has recently been updated and looks like a new show home. A large lot with plenty of room for parking, RV Parking, grassed area, multiple sitting areas, retaining walls, wood sheds, sprinkler system and mature landscaping, it is a complete package. Some addition features include a heat pump for cost effective heating and cooling, extensive custom cabinetry and granite counter tops, high quality flooring from wool carpets to German laminate wood flooring, new appliances on the upper floor, 2- 2 yr. old hot water tanks, 2 natural gas fireplaces plus an $8000 zero clearance Opal wood burning fireplace with a circulating fan above, a grand Master Bedroom with a luxurious Ensuite and breathtaking ocean views, 2 covered decks and an expansive concrete paver patio the perfect spots for coffee or a BBQ, the attention to detail from the interior to the exterior finishing must be noted. So much to mention but you must see this one for yourself. The ideal residence for someone who appreciates the private southern exposure properties and the mature neighborhoods of Departure Bay. Act quick. Please verify measurements if important. View www.troygibson.com Visit www.troygibson.com for more details and to view floor plans.