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This modern contemporary two level home with an Arizona influence built to a high standard has ever changing unobstructed panoramic marine views over Cowichan Bay. Property: Two in-line parcels (zoned R3) with the home sited on the north Lot (lot B) being of 0.34 acre (0.14 hectare) +/- and behind is a vacant lot (Lot A) of 0.17 acre (0.07 hectare) +/- (concept plan available). Lot B which is pan-handle-easement has been designed for minimal property maintenance. The two sunny lots have a small slope from the road and offer wonderful West-North-East views. Residence: This unique home with three bedrooms and five bathrooms was built in 2006. Sited about 80 feet (24.4 metres) above sea level to take advantage of the views and sun. The two level home of approximately 4700 square feet (436.6 square metres) has been professionally engineered and designed. Great attention to detail and workmanship are evident throughout making use of high end fittings and use of natural wood finishes. The Main Level (no-step) has master bedroom with six piece bathroom, guest bathroom; gourmet kitchen (7 appliances) with eating island, pantry plus a heat stove; laundry/utility room; dining room with fireplace; living/great room with 17 foot (5.2 metres) high windows; half level area above dining room is suitable as office/studio. Kitchen/eating area and master bedroom have folding glass wall doors opening to the large deck and hot tub. Attached double garage with small storage/workshop. The Lower Level has two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, large entertainment bar room and wine cellar with folding glass wall doors opening to patio, media/games room, hobby room and guest bathroom. No step access to entertainment brick terrace and patio area over looking the ocean. The floor plan is designed for entertaining and possible bed and breakfast use. Some Features: High ceilings; large picture low-e windows; solid wood doors; natural wood finishes; in-floor radiant heating; tile, wood and carpet floors; skylights; unique entertainment bar with stools and wine cellar; high-end fittings and appliances; media room with systems; gas fireplace and wood heat stove. The home interior, exterior and the property are designed for easy minimal maintenance. Patios and Decks: Main Level with deck area approximately 520 square feet (48.3 square metres) with Hot Tub has access from hall, living room and Master Bedroom. The Lower level opens onto a large 3000 square foot (279 square metre) +/- brick patio/terraces with built-in BBQ and infinity Water pond. Both levels benefit from the sun and expansive views. Services: Domestic water - Municipal. Hydro - 400 amps. Sewer - Municipal. Located: Located in a pleasant residential area on a quiet country no-through road in Cowichan Bay - a quaint little seaside village (population approx 2500) just south of Duncan (population approx. 5100). Close to and overlooking several small marinas, restaurants, boat and kayak rentals, variety of small stores and hotel. City of Duncan offering all amenities, recreation centre, parks, golf courses, schools, hospital, and shopping malls are all easily reached within a 20 minute drive. Victoria, the Capital of B.C. is about 52 kilometres (32.3 miles) south. One can have their boat moored at one of the marinas for easy access. Area: The area offers excellent boating, fishing, crabbing, shrimping and diving. Plus a great variety of marine, wild and bird life. The Gulf Islands and cursing/sailing waters are easily accessed by boat from Cowichan Bay. This desirable home and vacant building lot are offered at $1,695,000. Canadian.