Single Family For Sale in Balfour, British Columbia
2,653 Sq. Ft.
Welcome to Queens Bay, where this unique property on nearly 10 acres of picturesque land awaits. The charming older home has been creatively refitted to showcase the rich history of the area. With a wrap-around porch, cozy living room with wood stove, and a kitchen featuring a clawfoot tub, this home exudes Kootenay character and warmth. During winter, enjoy the in-floor heating and hot water radiators, ensuring a cozy atmosphere. Relax in the wood-fired sauna after a long day. Ample storage and a workshop provide convenience. Indulge in gardening with fruit trees, berries, and a greenhouse. The expansive grounds offer room for additional gardens and wooded areas leading to hiking trails. Attree Brook meanders through, providing tranquility. An original log barn building adds to the estate's allure, showcasing its historical roots. Additionally, a creatively expanded building once inhabited by artist John Cooper stands as a landmark of style and creativity. Choose to renovate it or use it as an outbuilding. Located in vibrant Queens Bay, this property offers a glimpse into the area's colourful history. Just a half-hour drive north of Nelson BC, enjoy easy access to the Balfour BC Kootenay Lake Ferry, connecting you to the East Kootenays. With proximity to Kaslo BC, Kootenay Lake beaches, and Kokanee Glacier Park, endless outdoor recreation opportunities abound. This remarkable property presents an exciting opportunity for those seeking an acreage steeped in history, artistic qualities, gardening, nature, close to amenities. (id:4069)