1208 Oliver St

Single Family Detached For Sale in OB South Oak Bay, Oak Bay

$2,750,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 5,451 Sq. Ft.
  • Built 1911

A piece of history is an apt position to start describing this significant home and property encompassing 2 city lots. Built in 1911-1912 by H.S. Griffith. Wood and stone distinguishing features articulate the narrative of this private residence located in the heart of South Oak Bay, steps from the shops of the well serviced main street of Oak Bay. Sequestered from the street behind artfully planned landscaping sits this 6000 sqft home featuring 4 bedroom, 5 bathrooms & 5 Fireplaces. Interior features include ornate oak ceiling designs in the public rooms. Pocket doors with the rose motif stainless windows. A renewed kitchen took out several walls to open the space for more entertaining and functionality. A butlers staircase was left as a second access to the private areas of the home. A generous formal dining room as well as a music solarium, family gathering space and sunroom with a large granite fireplace for celebration. A spacious landing on the second floor where access to the bedrooms are found. The master bedroom along with walk in closet and ensuite enjoys a large outdoor SW facing private patio for relaxing days in the sun with a good book. The third floor offers a playroom/artist studio and bedroom. Anchoring the landscape architecture is private drive & the stone fountain with mason steps to the multi levelled gardens. The garden lists many trees & shrubs including Weeping Birch, Japanese maple, Pear, Apple, Contorted hazelnut, Gary Oak to name just a few... Enjoy a piece of history and convenience in this exceptional property.

Address 1208 Oliver St
List Price $2,750,000
Property Type Residential
Type of Dwelling Single Family Detached
Style of Home Heritage
Area Oak Bay
Sub-Area OB South Oak Bay
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 5
Floor Area 5,451 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size 11890 Sq. Ft.
Year Built 1911
MLS® Number 858047
Listing Brokerage Coldwell Banker Oceanside Real Estate
Basement Area Full, Unfinished, Walk-Out Access, With Windows
Postal Code V8S 4W9
Tax Amount $9,082
Tax Year 2020
Features Baseboard, Basement Slab, Bay Window(s), Breakfast Nook, Carpet, Dining Room, Dishwasher, F/S/W/D, French Doors, Garden Window(s), Hardwood, Insulated Windows, Microwave, Natural Gas, Radiant, Skylight(s), Soaker Tub, Softwood, Stained/Leaded Glass, Storage, Tile, Winding Staircase, Window Coverings, Wood Frames, Workshop In House
Amenities Balcony/Deck, Balcony/Patio, Central Location, Family-Oriented Neighbourhood, Fencing: Partial, Garden, Irrigation Sprinkler(s), Landscaped, Lighting, Marina Nearby, Near Golf Course, Park Setting, Private, Recreation Nearby, Security System, Shopping Nearby, Sidewalk, Sprinkler System, Square Lot, Water Feature

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