8338 West Saanich Road, Victoria, BC V8M 1S5 | 18750000 | Engel & Völkers Victoria

8338 West Saanich Road $18,750,000

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    8338 West Saanich Road Victoria, BC V8M 1S5

    • 6 Beds
    • 9 Baths
    • 8,182 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • Listing# 18750000
    • EVID# AM-212127
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    The setting at Ocean Enclave between the sculptured gardens and the sparkling sea, transmits a sense of peace that washes over all who are fortunate enough to arrive. This low bank ocean front property encompasses 6.8 acres and captivates at every glance. This exquisite custom built home was commissioned in 1996 and is a masterful work of West Coast Architecture that incorporates natural building materials throughout. Set in picturesque Central Saanich, this gated property is entirely private and surrounded by a mature forest of fir, arbutus and cedar trees. The drive winds through the forest and ends with the luxury of a circular driveway and fountain. For added security the entire property is fenced and secured by cameras at the gate, dock, and other areas. The main estate encompasses two luxurious levels, with floor to ceiling windows that frame the sweeping water views, providing a dynamic backdrop that is sure to please year round. The grand foyer displays the designer interior, which is simply captivating. The gourmet kitchen is stylishly appointed with top of the line appliances, granite counters, quality cabinetry with bar seating and an eating area for casual meals. The dining room offers a refined setting for hosting and easily accommodates large gatherings. The living room is enhanced with vaulted ceilings, a statement fireplace and a cozy balcony. The enviable primary suite offers a regal setting with a fireplace, walk-in closet and spa-like six piece ensuite. An inviting family room, an office, laundry and two bathrooms completes the main level. The walk-out lower provides a spacious rec room, flex area, media room, storage and three bedrooms – each with an ensuite. Welcome guests with a detached guest carriage house, complete with two bedrooms, a kitchen, dining and living areas, laundry, a four piece bath and a private balcony. The expansive property offers resort style living year round, with a wide range of activities to enjoy. There are ample outdoor living spaces, with multiple patios, balconies and decks to take advantage of. Each area offers a different vantage point for taking in the enchanting scenery and spectacular sunsets. Get glimpses of resident wildlife including seals, whales, eagles, otters and more from the oceanfront patio, or soak your feet in the ocean from your private dock. Explore the surrounding shoreline from your kayak or paddle board, search the tidal pools, enjoy a beach fire under the stars, sunbathe on the dock, take a dip off the waterslide, or launch your yacht and catch dinner from the bountiful waters. Search the meandering trails with generous granite stone walls and stairways throughout the property. Storm watch in the rainy season comforted knowing both homes are equipped with a backup generator system. Access to the property can be from your winding driveway, your marine vessel on the water or via your private helicopter pad – visible from the home. This one of a kind property is only minutes away from the local communities of Brentwood Bay, Saanichton and Sidney by the Sea. Victoria, the capital city of beautiful British Columbia and the cultural and historical centre of the province, is a 30 minute drive away. Travel with ease with the Victoria International Airport and BC Ferries only moments away.

    • General Features
      • Property Condition Contact List Licensee
      • Year Built 1996
    • Building Features
      • Accessibility Features Ground Level Main Floor, Master Bedroom on Main
      • Additional Accommodation 2 Bedroom Carriage House
      • Appliances See Remarks
      • Architectural Style West Coast
      • Basement Finished, Full, Walk-Out Access
      • Basement Height Feet 9
      • Basement Height Inches 10
      • Basement Y/N Yes
      • Bathrooms Count Lower Level 4
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 3
      • Bathrooms Count Other Level 2
      • Bedrooms Count Lower Level 3
      • Bedrooms Count Main Level 1
      • Bedrooms Count Other Level 2
      • Bedrooms Or Dens Total 6
      • Building Area Unfinished 1234
      • Construction Materials Shingle-Wood, Wood
      • Cooling Air Conditioning
      • Entry Location Main Level, Main Level Entry with Lower/Upper Lvl(s)
      • Exterior Features Balcony/Patio, Fencing: Full, Garden, Sprinkler System
      • Fireplace Features Gas, Wood Burning
      • Fireplace Y/N Yes
      • Fireplaces Total 4
      • Flooring Tile, Wood
      • Foundation Details Poured Concrete
      • Heating Forced Air, Heat Pump, Propane, Radiant, Radiant Floor
      • Interior Features Bar, Breakfast Nook, Closet Organizer, Controlled Entry, Dining Room, Eating Area, French Doors, Sauna, Soaker Tub, Storage, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Workshop, Workshop In House
      • Kitchens Count Lower Level 1
      • Kitchens Count Main Level 1
      • Kitchens Count Other Level 1
      • Laundry Features In House
      • LevelsInUnit 2
      • Living Area 8182
      • Living Area Aux Bldg 1545
      • Living Area Lower 2677
      • Living Area Main 3960
      • Number Of Buildings 2
      • Roof Asphalt Shingle
      • Stories Total 2
      • Utilities See Remarks
    • Property Features
      • Direction Faces West
      • Driveway Y/N Yes
      • Garage Spaces 6
      • Garage Y/N Yes
      • Lot Features Acreage, Dock/Moorage, Gated Community, In Wooded Area, Landscaped, Marina Nearby, Near Golf Course, Park Setting, Private, Quiet Area, Recreation Nearby, Sloping, Walk on Waterfront
      • Other Equipment Central Vacuum, Electric Garage Door Opener, Propane Tank, Security System
      • Other Structures Guest Accommodations, Storage Shed
      • Parking Features Additional, Driveway, Garage
      • Sewer Septic System
      • View Mountain(s), Ocean
      • View Y/N Yes
      • Waterfront Features Ocean
      • Waterfront Y/N Yes

    Contact

    James LeBlanc

    James LeBlanc

    License Partner - Private Office Advisor

    Engel & Völkers Victoria Oak Bay

    Cell: 250-812-7212
    Scott Piercy

    Scott Piercy

    License Partner-Private Office Advisor

    Engel & Völkers Victoria Oak Bay

    Cell: 250-686-7789

    Neighborhood

    V8M 1S5 (Victoria) Demographics

    50 Median Age
    844 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    N/A College Educated
    $80,620 Estimated Median Income
    1,825 Estimated Total Home Owners
    8,245 Estimated Total Renters
    82% / 18% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    0 Estimated Average Household Size
    16,851 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    Note: All room dimensions, including square footage data, are approximate and must be verified by the buyer. The information contained herein is furnished by the owner to the best of his/her knowledge but is subject to verification by the purchaser, and agent assumes no responsibility for the correctness thereof. The sale offering is made subject to errors, omissions, change of price, prior sale, or withdrawal without notice. In accordance with the Law, this property is offered without respect to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, familial status or disability. This is not intended to solicit property currently listed.