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Peaceful and private, this modern country cottage is centrally located minutes north of downtown Victoria. Woodruff Cottage is close to Butchart Gardens, Sidney by The Sea, local food markets within walking distance, local wineries, and local regional parks with numerous hiking, biking and walking trails. It's central location allows quiet and privacy in the country, yet easy access to Victoria as well as many activities and local attractions. Sparton Cottage is a 15 minute drive from the airport and ferries. The cottage is located on the owner's one acre property amongst mature trees and overlooks a large pond and garden. It has been designed to maximize separation and privacy for the both the visitor and owner. Enjoy sitting on your private deck listening to the sound of birds, owls and frogs. The cottage has one bedroom with a queen sized bed, one bathroom (with tub), brand new kitchen and livingroom.It is perfect for a couple or individuals seeking comfort and privacy.The futon folds down for an additional sleeping space. It has a fully equipped kitchen and full sized refrigerator. The cottage is electrically heated and has a woodstove for ambiance. Enjoy your own private entry off a large deck over looking the pond and trees.
Keywords: Private and peaceful, furnished modern country cottage, private deck, artists/writers retreat.
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Benvenuto, Italian for 'welcome', is the name the Butcharts used for their original estate, now a National Historic Site of Canada, and still privately owned by family descendants. The Butchart Gardens offers 22ha (55 acres) of wonderful floral display located in Greater Victoria on Vancouver Island
Located at 9324 Inverness Rd North Saanich.It is a public beach 15 minutes from Sparton Road. Coles Bay offers a gentle swimming beach, and forest trails suitable for the whole family. Follow either the Beach Trail or the Nature Trail on a 10 minute stroll from the main parking lot to the beach.
Sidney is a year round tourist destination with 3.6 kilometres of waterfront and many wonderful activities to explore including: a Historical Museum; the Ocean Discovery Centre; whale watching; street statues and murals; a Mineral World; and our 420 ft. Fishing Pier with a thriving marine life Artificial Reef. The waterfront location allows for many other water related activities such as boating, sailing, kayaking, diving and fishing
Local cidery located at 2487 Mt. St Michael Road Ph. 250 544-4824.Raise a glass, relax and enjoy the view. Sip some cider and savour a tasting platter. Take a tour and browse our pantry for unique gifts.
Victoria Gin is Canada's first premium gin which is hand made in small batches from a wood-fired still. They welcome visitors for a tour of the still and gin production.Located at 6170 Old West Saanich Road
Victoria BC Ph. 250 544 8217.
The lake is used cooperatively by swimmers, wind surfers, sailors, water-skiers, fishers and rowers. Some park trails are designated multi-use, for hikers, cyclists and horse riders, while others are for hiking only. Located off Brookleigh Rd.
Rural setting with markets ,wineries,picturesque scenery,many outdoor activities. Close to town yet in the country!
Year Purchased: 2009
Why the Owner Chose Victoria: My husband and I fell in love with this property in 2009. We were very drawn to it's beauty and peace. Over the past 2 years we have worked on our home and the cottage making many improvements.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: Privacy, and only 20 minutes to downtown Victoria.