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5661 River Road
  • Port Alberni, BC, V9Y 6Z4

4 Bed
4 Bath
3491 SqFt
Property Description:
"The Gables" This classic 4 bedroom + den homestead was solidly built, well maintained & has lovingly been refurbished to it full glory. Featuring 10' ceilings, tall wood wainscoting, leaded glass windows & gleaming wood floors throughout. The huge front & dining rooms enjoy wood burning fireplaces & deep window seats. The large island is the hub of the cherry wood kitchen, with a breakfast room beyond. The full width front verandah is glass enclosed for full enjoyment. A lovely 5 pc upper bath with a soaker tub overlooks meadow & mountain views, with dual vanities & shower. Claw foot tubs & granite vanities grace 2 other baths & there's a cabana bath near the solar heated in-ground pool. An efficient heat pump, fiberglass shingle roof & EnerGuide Rating keep this home comfortable year round; off the covered breezeway is a workshop & triple garage. Steps from the back deck is an organic kitchen garden for fresh herbs & veggies, as well as 26+ mature fruit & nut trees. Currently operating as an organic flower farm, keeping property taxes at a fraction of City Taxes, with all the benefits. Situated on 310' Somass River front, this stunning property would be a fabulous family home, B&B or home - based business location, the possibilities are endless! Call for your guided tour of this beautiful property.
Property Overview
Property Age Built in 1913 (104 yrs old)
Area Port Alberni Proper
Sub-Area/Community Port Alberni Proper
Property Type House
Title Freehold
Style 2 Storey-Main Lev Ent
Heating Type Heat Pump
Listing ID 402977
Primary Agent Sandra Lamoureux
Primary Broker RE/MAX Mid-Island Realty
Secondary Agent Alixe Diewold
Secondary Broker RE/MAX Mid-Island Realty
Tertiary Agent Joseph Lamoureux
Tertiary Broker RE/MAX Mid-Island Realty
Special Features
Features Walk on Waterfront, Landscaped, Waterfront River/Crk, Acreage, Level Lot
Amenities Garden Area, Wkshop-Detached, Swimming Pool, Kitchen Built-in(s), Main Level Entry
No.Fireplaces 2
Swimming Pool Yes
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