An authentic hand-crafted timber frame home, utilizing mortis and spline construction from dimensional timbers up to 18" thick. This custom home was completed in 2004 by one of Cortes Island's quality builders. The large beams and natural beauty of all wood construction throughout exude relaxed comfort in a sturdy home that is built to last. Relax under 2-storey vaulted ceilings in the spacious open plan great room and enjoy the view. Kitchen has quality stainless steel appliances with a new LG convection oven/5 burner propane range, wood cupboards, stainless steel trims and is built for entertaining.Front bedroom has sliding doors to its own patio. Emergency power during storms is provided by a 6.5 kw Honda phase inverted generator. All interior lighting is LED for low power consumption. The concrete floors are heated with hot water, a new pellet stove provides additional heat in winter months, and during power outages. The pellet stove has been left uninstalled so the new owners can choose a location.There are 2 full bathrooms on the main floor, one with shower and the other with a tub/shower.Finished upper level has view deck and separate entrance, the washroom is roughed in but not finished.This self-contained floor could be a master suite, in-law suite, additional 2 bedrooms or studio. The entire house is wood and concrete,m no drywall, and the concrete floors are acid stained for a stone like effect. Windows are double glazed aluminum framed, with 2 skylights downstairs and 3 upstairs. Enjoy lake view tranquility set amid landscaped garden rooms with sitting areas for outdoor dining, entertaining and peaceful relaxation. The owner has landscaped the areas surrounding the house with ferns, specimen trees, rhododendrons and native plants for an easy care, lush landscape set amid decks and a boardwalk. The lower hillside is a blank canvas, ready for future vegetable and flower gardens, and fruit trees. The entire property is securely fenced to keep deer out. (id:27)


  • Kitchen
    • Level: Main 3.96 m x 6.71 m
  • Living
    • Level: Main 5.18 m x 7.92 m
  • Master Bedroom
    • Level: Main 4.42 m x 5.33 m
  • Bedroom
    • Level: Main 3.35 m x 5.79 m
  • Foyer
    • Level: Main 1.52 m x 2.44 m
  • Bathroom
    • Level: Main
  • Bathroom
    • Level: Main
  • Bedroom
    • Level: Upper Level 5.18 m x 4.57 m
  • Other
    • Level: Upper Level 8.84 m x 7.32 m
  • Bathroom
    • Level: Upper Level

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