Water Views
50 Sylvan Lane, Oak Bay, BC
$ 2,450,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#957078
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityOak Bay
  • AreaOak Bay
  • NeighbourhoodOB Gonzales
  • Postal CodeV8S 2K8
  • StyleCharacter
  • Year Built1925
  • Taxes$ 11544
  • Price$ 2,450,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3369
  • Lot Size0.38 Acres
Data Source:
Victoria Real Estate Board (VREB)
Property Description

In '97, this Samuel Maclure designed 1925 home saw extensive renovations. Nestled on a serene lane amidst well-established gardens & towering firs, this residence still retains its timeless charm,much akin to its appearance nearly a century ago.The front of the house exudes a sense of modesty, while the rear portion gracefully opens up to a private, landscaped formal garden.Upon entering, a striking first impression unfolds within the arched central hallway, adorned w/ a silver leaf ceiling.Fir & oak floors add warmth & character. The kitchen combines contemporary sensibilities w/ an antique aesthetic.The formal living room bathes in natural light & a propane insert. Maintaining its historical authenticity, the original radiators provide warmth & charm. Sun-room offers picturesque views.Formal dining room w/ leaded glass built-ins, a cozy sitting room w/ fireplace insert nestled beneath a carved fir mantel. Upstairs has a 3rd bedroom & 4 pc bath. Mt. Baker to McNeill Bay views abound.

General Features

Sewer Sewer To Lot
Heating Electric,Hot Water,Propane
Cooling None
Roof Asphalt Shingle
Appliances Built-in Range,Dishwasher,F/S/W/D,Garburator,Oven Built-In,Refrigerator
Pets Allowed Aquariums,Birds,Caged Mammals,Cats,Dogs
Number of Garage Spaces 1
Architctural Style Character
View City,Mountain(s),Ocean
Property SubType Single Family Detached
Property Type Residential
Parking Total 3
Construction Materials Insulation: Ceiling,Insulation: Walls,Stucco
Zoning Type Residential
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3

Interior Features

Interior Features Dining Room,French Doors,Storage,Workshop
Basement Crawl Space,Partially Finished,Walk-Out Access,With Windows
Flooring Wood
Basement Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Family Room,Gas,Insert,Living Room
Fireplaces Total 2
Total Kitchens 1
Fireplace Yes
Levels In Unit 3
Window Features Blinds,Screens,Skylight(s),Stained/Leaded Glass,Wood Frames
Laundry Features In House
Living Area Third 0.00
Living Area Second 823.00
Living Area Other 0.00
Living Area Main 2254.00
Living Area Lower 292.00
Kitchens Count Main Level 1
Building Area Unfinished 1869.00
Bedrooms Or Dens Total 4
Bedrooms Count Second Level 1
Bedrooms Count Main Level 2
Bathrooms Count Second Level 1
Bath 2 Piece Total 2
Basement Height Feet 7
Basement Height Inches 2

Exterior Features

Exterior Features Balcony/Deck,Garden,Lighting,Sprinkler System,Water Feature
Lot Features Private,Rectangular Lot
Other Structures Workshop
Water Source Municipal
Parking Features Driveway,Garage
Foundation Poured Concrete
Lot Size Dimensions 100 ft wide x 165 ft deep
Building Area Total 5238.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Lot Size Square Feet 16600.00
Lot Size Acres 0.38
View YN Yes
Driveway YN Yes


  • Views
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No Strata Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in V8S 2K8

AVG $2.45M
AVG $11,544
AVG 381
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1925