Quiet cul-de-sac - a stones throw to Glenlyon School & Willows beach - walk to Oak Bay or Estevan Village

Great Family Home - 4/6 Bedrooms & 4 Bathrooms   $2,299,900

Wonderful large family home with ocean views situated on a delightful 1/3 acre lot on one of Oak Bays most desirable streets. Somass Drive is a quiet cul-de-sac of exclusive homes two minutesí walk to Willows Beach or Glenlyon School and the new Oak Bay High, St. Michaels University School, Willows Elementary, Camosun College & U Vic nearby. The main offers large kitchen with bright eating area, generous sized living room, separate dining room, office/bedroom, full bathroom & family room with two entertainment sized decks off. The full height second story was added in 1998 offering a large master suite with delightful ocean views, gas fireplace & spa like ensuite. There are also two more large bedrooms, a full bathroom and a library/study area with ocean views all with in-floor hot water radiant heating.  Down you will find a large rec room as well as an updated suite with separate laundry and separate entrance ideal for a nanny or older family members. The fully fenced yard is safe for children and pets with a separately fenced large raised organic veggie garden and single garage with back lane access. Ocean views, quiet cul-de-sac, great neighbours, extensive updating with a location second to none make this a must see offering.  You are steps to Oak Bay Village, the Marina, Willows Beach, Victoria Golf Club, Uplands Park, Estevan Village and everything that makes Oak Bay such a fantastic place to call home. Call today for your private showing. Virtual tour, floor plan, maps, photos and more below



Floor Plan Feature Sheet
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Front entry


North Oak Bay

Finished Area: 4,499 sq. ft.
Lot Size: 14,000 sq. ft.
Taxes 2018: $8,738
Year Built: 1934
MLS Number 400966


Approximate Room Sizes:
Main Level

Living room:
Dining room:
Family room
Master bedroom:  
Upper Level

Living room with wood burning fireplace

Bright living room

Dining room

Dining room

Dining room Kitchen

Plenty of cupboards

Large island and loads of natural light

Bright eating area Eating area
Office or bedroom Main floor bathroom
Family room Family room opens to large entertaining decks & garden

Large deck

One deck is covered

Veggie garden and garage with lane access Back of the home
Stairs to upper level Master bedroom with balcony & gas fireplace
Master Master with a view
Master ensuite Ensuite
Balcony off master View from balcony
Office or reading area Upper hall
Large second bedroom Balcony of second bedroom
Third large bedroom Lots of closets in all second floor bedrooms
Main bathroom on second level Bathroom on second level
Suite kitchen & laundry Suite eating area
Suite bedroom Large rec. room
Hobby area in rec. room Large back garden
Veggie garden & garage with lane access Newer garage could be used as a studio
View from upstairs Front garden
2 minutes from the back gate 4 minutes from the front door

Willows Beach just a few steps away!  Click for more Photos
A windy day Victoria Marathon
Park your boat at the Oak Bay Marina Oak Bay on a calm morning

Mount Baker in Washington State Chatham & Discover Islands
Willows Beach is a 2 minute from the back gate
Sunrise on Willows Beach Victoria's most popular beach
Walking on Willows Beach Another sunrise on Willows Beach
Another morning on Willows An endless kaleidoscope of color
Photos Below taken are just a few minutes walk from the house
Willows Beach and Oak Bay on a lazy Thursday Afternoon
Willows beach, a short walk away From Haynes Park at the bottom of Oak Bay Avenue
Shopping at Oak Bay Village Oak Bay also offers several dining options


Philip Illingworth    DFH Real Estate Ltd.
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