3115 Beach Drive, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, V8R 4R8
Enter through private gates to reveal one of Victoria’s most exquisite properties. 3 acres of private landscaped grounds provide the setting for this Uplands sanctuary. A multi-million dollar restoration has revived the 1914 estate to the epitome of elegance. Manicured, lush gardens with an assortment of flora, colours and fragrances offers the picturesque backdrop for this exceptional property.
The 10,649 square foot home harmoniously blends rustic elements with modern technology taking historical ideas and adapting them to a contemporary way of living. Step into the grand entry way to reveal a revival of classical aesthetics and forms, whimsical romance blends with medieval and Victorian era inspired design work engaging the senses.
Each room a vision come to life with intricate detailing contrasted with bold elements, the eye delights sweeping across the room appreciating every fine detail. The main floor is thoughtfully laid out to flow functionally from room to room, each with a unique flavour contributing to the character and charm of the home as a whole.
The gourmet kitchen mergers rustic country elements with top of the line stainless steel Ultraline professional appliances. Exposed brick and wooden ceiling beams provide natural warmth while complimenting the custom wooden cabinetry. A deep forest green ceramic sink and a mixture of unique fixtures contribute splashes of colour. Custom pantry doors, a bronze hood range and glistening suspended chandeliers act as natural focal points.
Grand custom pillars set between arched openings lead to the formal dining room, which features stunning ocean and garden views, an idyllic location to host culinary gatherings with family and friends.
The family room, adjacent to the kitchen provides a relaxed atmosphere to enjoy time with loved ones. The generously sized living room is a feast for the senses, with custom crown moulding, intricate detailing on the ceiling, a collection of suspended lighting and statues, a cozy gas fireplace and windows looking out to the tranquil gardens.
A scholarly office and laundry facilities complete the main level. The upper level houses the bedrooms, the majority with an ensuite, walk-in closet and private balcony.
The master retreat is whimsical and romantic with his and hers walk-in closets, suspended chandeliers, a deep soaker tub and spa like ensuite with his and hers sinks.
The lower level is a true entertainment haven, with a well-equipped media room, games room, a temperature controlled wine cellar and an additional room.
A separate 1,096 square foot guest house allows you to welcome guests with open arms, while allowing privacy for all. The striking beauty of the interior can only be rivalled by the stunning landscape encompassing the home.
Positioned in a secluded cove with over 700 feet of beachfront, 3 islets and a dock extending into the ocean ensures endless possibilities of enjoyment. An out building provides a safe place to secure marine pleasure crafts. Launch your boat from the dock, toss the crab traps out in the morning, enjoy an afternoon of paddlebaording or kayaking and return to feast on a Westcoast delicacy. This property is considered Victoria’s crown jewel of waterfront estates.
House Size: 10,778 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size: 3.24 Acres
Specialty Items: Built in 1914, Landscaped Grounds, Multi-Million Dollar Restoration, Lush Gardens, 1,096 Sq. Ft. Guest House, Intricate Detailing Gourmet Kitchen, Media Room.
Address: 3115 Beach Drive, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, V8R 4R8
Listing Agents: Scott Piercy & James LeBlanc of Luxury BC Homes