House with Wood kiln and studio for sale, Vancouver Island. South facing house, 2,500 sqft, on 4 acres in rural location approx 15 minutes from Parksville, 40 mins from BC Ferries to Vancouver and one hour from Mt Washington world - class ski facilities. The house has 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 500 sqft studio in walk-in basement, heating is by two efficient woodstoves with electric baseboards in bedrooms. There are 2 wells and a septic system, a carport and wood shed and other outbuildings. The property is fully fenced, partially treed and includes a deer fenced garden area approx 75x75 ft. The wood kiln is housed in its own building which includes space for wood storage. The kiln has two chambers each approx 50 cubic feet, and bourry box. Kiln can be fired using one chamber or two. Both chambers can reach cone 10 within 36 hours using approximately 1.5 cords of wood. Local sawmills supply waste slabs and off cuts of maple, fir and yellow cedar. The house is currently divided into two parts, the main or front section with two bedrooms being rented out to potentially long term tenants as a mortgage helper. Location is 2 kms from a very popular Provincial Park enhancing gallery traffic potential. It is also enroute to Tofino, a year round resort on the West coast of the Island. The property is zoned for a second dwelling and has low property taxes.
M Lev Ent w/Bsmt
2,500 sq. ft.232.258 m2
4 acre(s)1.619 hectare(s)
Listing information last updated on 7-Jul-2012 2:50 AM