July 18, 2012
New Parksville home sells for $580,000
Main level features built-in sound system, a great room with vaulted ceilings, solid hardwood flooring and a grand kitchen
596 Sandlewood Dr., Parksville
Type: 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom detached
Size: 3,152 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment, 2012: $514,000
Listed for: $599,000
Sold for: $580,000
Sold on: June 6
Days on market: 85
Listing agent: John and Teresa Sandiford at Royal LePage Parksville — Qualicum Beach Realty
Buyers agent: Jim and Margo Hoffman at Coast Realty Group
The big sell: This recently completed Parksville home by Island Dream Builders encompasses an enviable list of interior features that are guaranteed to impress. The main level contains a built-in sound system, roller blinds, a great room with vaulted ceilings, a feature gas fireplace with stone surround, large south-facing picture windows, solid hardwood flooring, a grand kitchen with centre island, a pantry, maple cabinetry and granite countertops, an office/den space, and a master bedroom with a five-piece ensuite bathroom.
The lower level has two further bedrooms, a wine cellar, a media room with gas fireplace, a wet bar with an attractive crushed glass backsplash, and engineered flooring. The exterior of the property continues the attention to detail with a double garage with a pull-down ladder and attic storage, and a rear patio with a gas barbecue hook-up. The south-facing garden is landscaped and fully fenced.