Quatsino Sound, Bergh Cove

Developed Oceanfront in the Heart of Quatsino Sound
$498,500 Canadian

1700sqft, 6bdrm residence on ½ oceanfront acre on North Vancouver Island. Substantial foreshore: private, deep water moorage, 160ft standing pier & 10x80ft dock. 400sqft guest cottage, drilled well, electricity, telephone & high speed internet. Ideal remote adventure lodge.

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A very interesting offering that would be well suited to a variety of uses. Whether you are looking for a residence in an historic and picturesque community or a group purchase for vacationing and enjoying some of the best fishing grounds on the West Coast or would like to own and operate a pocket sized cottage resort or B&B this property would be an excellent consideration.

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Located in the heart of Quatsino, Bergh Cove and situated across from the Government Dock, this property was originally developed a number of years ago by the Federal Government as a Fisheries Station and Outpost.

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The property has since become privately owned and for a number of years occupied as a family residence. In recent years the current owners acquired the property and have developed it into a private fishing club/resort. During this time they have completed some substantial, attractive improvements and upgrades to the existing facilities.

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The improvements, starting from the oceanside include substantial, private, deep water moorage which includes a 160ft long standing pier with a ramp down to a 10x80 ft dock, all of which is well secured in place with a series of pilings.

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The main residence (the original home) is now approximately 1700 sq.ft. on 2 levels. There are a total of 6 modest sized bedrooms (4 upstairs & 2 on the main). The balance of the main floor includes a substantial dining room, large living room, spacious kitchen, in addition to an eating nook, walk through pantry & mud room/laundry room. On the water side there are substantial decks, approximately 470 sq.ft., most of which are covered.

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The guest cottage is a very attractive 400 sq.ft. accommodation with a loft plus an expansive cedar deck overlooking Quatsino Sound. This building was constructed within the last few years and is a very attractive dwelling nicely appointed and finished inside and will comfortably accommodate 6 people. Finished in Cedar with a metal roof, it will certainly stand the test of time.

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The shop, (also a new building) built to match the cottage is used for storage and also processing and packing your daily catch. Equipment includes 2 stand-up freezers, side-by-side cooler, as well as a commercial vacuum packer. There is ample storage for fishing and repair and maintenance equipment.

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Gazebo/hot tub, situated toward the east corner of the oceanfront with a full size 8 person hot tub.

Services – domestic water is provided from a drilled well. All buildings are serviced with hydroelectricity and telephone & high speed internet. There is also propane for the large Garland commercial gas range & oven in the main house.

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Foreshore lease – this is one of very few deeded water lots in the area and throughout the Coast which is privately owned to accommodate private moorage. A substantial asset to this property.

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The grounds are nicely landscaped, much of which is in lawns and gardens as well there is an attractive stand of substantial Spruce and Cedar trees to the east side of the property. All in all this is a very well appointed property and due to the variety of improvements and amenities could easily accommodate a mix of uses.

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Quatsino Sound is located on the NW end of Vancouver Island and is accessible only by water or float plane. Boat launch facilities and water taxi are available 5 miles away in Coal Harbour, which is a 20-minute drive to Port Hardy on paved road. Port Hardy provides essential and convenient services including: a municipal airport with flights from Vancouver and Calgary and ferry service connection North to Prince Rupert. Quatsino community services include: a government dock, elementary school, post office, church, telephone, hydro and good cellular phone services. Quatsino Sound is the most northerly of the large inlets on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, which leads to the open Pacific Ocean above Brooks Peninsula. This is a fantastic region for Sport fishing due to the numerous runs of salmon offshore from April to September in addition to excellent bottom fishing for halibut, lingcod, and yellow eye Snapper.

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During the latter part of the season, fishing inside the protected waters of Quatsino Sound can be excellent. All of this in addition to a number of freshwater systems that are brimming with trout…., the beautiful natural surroundings and abundance of marine and other wildlife including beaver, black bear, deer and various indigenous bird species, throughout the region. Kayaking and diving are also popular in the area.

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