Sophisticated Modern

Sophisticated modern Salt Spring home complemented with the usual top end accoutrements. Such as granite counters, Sub-Zero fridge and Viking stove. You can stay in shape by swimming in the in-ground pool or working out in the indoor gym then relaxing in the sauna. Master bedroom is on the main for easy living. The two downstairs bedrooms have full en-suites. All on a easy to maintain 2.12 ocean view acres.

The home has been constructed with solid and energy efficient ICF technology.

Price: 1,098,000
Address: 289 Stewart Road
City: Salt Spring Island
State: BC
ZIP: V8K 2C4
MLS #: 374980
Square Feet: 2439
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 4
Basement: full

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Upper Level
all rooms have separate programmable thermostats, baseboard heating
Hunter Douglas Duette window coverings with wide pleats (new in 2015)
American Cherry hand-scraped hardwood floors on concrete floor.
Granite counter tops throughout
Birds eye maple cabinets and solid fir doors throughout
Panoramic views (approx. 8 miles wide x 8 miles deep over the water)
7 inch baseboards throughout and high end trim package

Master Bedroom
Vaulted ceiling with speakers
Built in TV / DVD
Remote controlled blind on the main window (new in 2015)
Blackout blinds in this room only
Walk-in Closet
LaScala remote control & wall keypad for selecting audio/visual
Master Bath: claw foot tub, toilet room with window, vaulted ceiling, shelving, glassed in shower, heated slate flooring, HRV timer control

Great Room
Slate Foyer / closet / skylight
Vaulted ceiling with speakers, doors to outdoor patio
Gas fireplace with timed blower, mantle
Home theatre with Runco TV and surround sound, DVD
LaScala remote control & wall keypad for selecting audio/visual
AiPhone for talking with people at the gate and for opening the gate
Security pad / CCTV camera on wall
Kitchen : SubZero fridge, Viking gas range and vent, Asko D/W, AEG Expresso machine, garburator, double SS sinks, bar, generous eating area (approx 9 x 13)
10,000 BTU air conditioner keeps the upper level temps under control on hot days.

Laundry
Walk-in style pantry with shelves, door to outside, extra cabinets, built-in ironing board
Guest Bathroom
Just off front foyer
Upper Deck
Slate tile on concrete. Bose stereo speakers and glass insert railing for nice ambiance. CCTV camera. Great place for catching the rising sun with a morning brew.

Lower Level
all rooms have heated floors and separate programmable thermostats
9 foot ceilings throughout
Extra deep window sills due to the ICF construction
Hunter Douglas Duette window coverings with wide pleats (new in 2015)
American Cherry hand-scraped hardwood floors throughout on concrete slab
Granite countertops throughout

Gym / Office
wall mounted TV, ceiling speakers, access door to pool area, internal pull screen for door, LaScala wall keypads for audio in the gym / office and outside

Sauna
Cedar lined, tinted glass door, benches, generous size, controls for heating / timer

Pool Deck
Natural slate tiles on concrete. No wooden deck floor maintenance here!
Wired for Spa
Salt Water Pool : ceramic tiled pool with stairs / hand railing, newer Heat Pump, hydraulic pool cover by Cover Pools operates via remote control, MagnaSweep, underwater lighting. The pool cover is a safety feature and keeps heat in and dirt out.
Professional pool maintenance every 3 weeks
Concrete Deck Structure around pool : 6 outdoor Bose stereo speakers, timed lighting standards, glass insert railings, wrought iron gates, CCTV camera. There is a sheltered area under the upper deck for a spa OR seating area. Wiring for the spa is already in place.
Rooms beneath the pool are accessed via outdoor stairway. Pool equipment room is heated and includes a 100 amp electrical panel, one room for water storage, two miscellaneous storage rooms. All rooms are insulated.
Pool deck is a private area to trip the light fantastic. No neighbours … no worries.

2 Lower Level Bedrooms
Generous size. Include : closet, ensuite baths, outrageous views
Wine / Storage Room
180 bottle rack plus room for case lots.

Mechanical Room
Heat Recovery Ventilator (HRV) – accesses all rooms in the house
Central Vacuum
200 amp service
Filters, UV and HWT (75 US gallons) – all new in 2015
LaScala integrated media system in rack mount : feeds 21 speakers in various rooms and outdoors, AM/FM, CD (5 disc changer), amps, movie storage, phone, cable outlets, etc.

Grounds
Just over 2 acres, very easy maintenance
Well with Septic field. Septic is sized to support an addition. Large septic tank (1000 gallons)
Septic field inspected with camera in 2014.
Well flow measured at 30 GPM. One of the higher producing wells on SSI.
Well & water reports available
80 gallon leased propane tank
250 gallon owned propane tank
CCTV camera on power pole looking toward front gates
CCTV camera at front entrance
Hydraulic gates – operate via remote control (2 available) and via AiPhone
Huge front area for parking. Created last year and awaiting ideas.
Acres of trails behind house … no one ever goes there. Very private.
Climbing wall for kids
Gentle sloping driveway from Stewart Road
Large trees near the house have been removed to meet BC fire code
Tall steel cabinet for pool chemicals is included.

House
Built in 2004/2005. Approx. 2540 SF including mechanical room.
Cedar exterior was stained and UV coated in 2016
Arts and Crafts style home with belly band
ICF construction on lower level makes for nice cozy home
10 minutes to Ganges
10 minutes to Fulford
Within 8km of a FireHall …. Important for lower insurance rates
5 minutes to Slegg Hardware (a mini-Home Depot)
Home Inspection Report available from 2014
Original manuals available for most appliances / updates
A detailed list of contractors is available upon purchase
Original drawings available
Monitored security system with built in smoke detectors
Toto Toilets (4) thoughout
Phone / cable outlets in major rooms
Very active view with daily sighting of ferries, sail boats (from the sailing club down below), yachts and float planes … basically we see everything going into and out of Long Harbor and Ganges Harbour. In the distance will see ships going into Vancouver. See everything without the noise! The distant background is the snow capped Pacific Mountain Range.
At night, three ski hills are clearly visible : Grouse Mountain, Cypress and Mt Seymour

Please Note; The purchaser is responsible for verifying the accuracy of all the above if deemed important. The above information was supplied to the best knowledge of the owner and the owner takes no responsibility for the accuracy … it is provided as a guide for a potential purchaser to note various details. All items are in working order.

Extra documents;

289 Stewart – topographical – 201412

water test 2014

home plans from the CRD building inspection office

well log 2

Home inspection report please note this is from 2014