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1033 Herd Road
  • Crofton, BC, V9L 5W9

$975,000
Est. /mo
3 Bed
3 Bath
2260 Sqft
House
Property Description:
The seller and his wife bought the property in 1962, raised 3 daughters here, maintained a small sheep herd, organic gardens, greenhouses, and an orchard of 7 apple trees one pear tree, 3 hazelnut trees, and a large walnut tree. The original features of the house have been retained as heritage qualities. The property has always been kept comparatively free of 5 primary invasive plant species by efforts of family members and friends. The protection covenant holders assist with this endeavor. The property has some of the oldest examples of second-growth Douglas Fir in the area, as well as healthy Garry Oak stands in mixed forest. It is bordered on the north by North Cowichan municipal park land and on the east by another larger acreage. The long gravel driveway takes you to a peaceful setting away from road noise. The cottage is one-bedroom, 720 square foot living area with additional deck and covered porch. It was originally built in 1927 and has been upgraded over the years. (See the history poster photo). Kitchen, dining nook, living room, large bedroom, utility room and 4 piece bathroom accessed through bedroom, parking area (one large or 2 small vehicles). For more information about this listing and more photos, please click the "Multimedia" button above.
Property Overview
Property Age Built in 1922 (96 yrs old)
Area Crofton
Sub-Area/Community Crofton
Property Type House
Title Freehold
Style 2 Storey-Main Lev Ent
Heating Type Baseboard
Listing ID 425013
Primary Agent Chris Mooney
Primary Broker FSBO Real Estate Inc.
Special Features
Features Family Oriented, Private Setting, View - Mountain, Southern Exp, Park setting, Rural Setting, Shopping Nearby, Treed Lot, Wooded Area, Recreation Nearby, Landscaped, Acreage, Road - Paved, Phone to Lot, Pets Allowed, Pasture, Can Be Rented
Amenities Garden Area, Barn, Main Level Entry, Wkshop in House, Fully Fenced
Fireplaces 1
Nearby Schools
Maple Bay Elementary School
  • Public
  • K - 7
  • In Catchment
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