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5 Bed Single Family Detached in Oak Bay

$1,699,000

1557 Yale St

Description

Beautifully updated 1912 family home on a no-through street, right in the heart of the Oak Bay Village. This wonderful home is tastefully decorated throughout & is located mere steps to everything you need in a secure family-oriented neighbourhood. With 4 bedrooms up, plus additional accommodation on the garden level, there are many options, as well as exceptional entertainment areas. Much of the character & charm of the Edwardian era has been retained : lovely stained & leaded glass, box beam ceilings, Douglas Fir floors, stairs & balustrade, & gorgeous antique light fixtures from Waterglass Studio. Modern-era upgrades include a recent kitchen renovation, bathroom renovations, 200 amp electrical, high efficiency electric heating, natural gas fireplace, Euroline windows & 2 high efficiency hot water heaters. The level garden lot features an outstanding private sanctuary in the fully-fenced rear yard. There is off-street parking for 2 vehicles, a workshop, and plenty of storage space.

General

Property Type:Single Family Detached
Layout:Main Level Entry with Lower/Upper Lvl(s)
Taxes:$5,832
Tax Year:2018
Finished Sq. Ft.:3,598
Unfinished Sq. Ft.:107
Year Built:1912
Elementary School:61 Willows
Junior School:61 Monterey
Senior School:61 Oak Bay

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Interior Details

Bedroom(s): 5
Bathroom(s): 5
Basement Type: Finished - Fully, Walk-out, With Windows
Interior Features: Dining Room Separate, Eating Space, Flrs/Tile, Flrs/Wood, French Doors, Soaker Tub, Stained Glass, Workshop
Appliances Included: Dishwasher, F/S/W/D, Fridge, Garborator, Oven/Range Gas, Range Hood

Building Details

Foundation: Concrete Poured
Exterior Finish: Wood
Roof: Fibreglass Shingle
Heat/Air: Baseboard, Gas Fireplace
Fuel: Electric, Gas
Exterior Features: Fenced Yard/Part, Water Feature, Patio, Workshop

Site Influences

Lot SqFt: 6,600
Acres: 0.15
Frontage: 50.00
Depth: 132.00
Lot Shape: Rect.
Water: City/Munic.
Waste: Sewer
Zoning: Residential
Parking: Driveway
Lot Features: Cul-de-sac, Level, Treed

Strata Lot Information

Rental Restrictions: Unrestricted
Pets Allowed: Aquariums, Birds, Caged Mammals, Cats, Dogs

Room Dimensions

Level 1 - 1,093 sqft

Living:16x11
Kitchen:11x10
Mast Bdrm:12x8
Bathroom:3
Bathroom:3
Rec Room:20x12

Level 2 - 1,368 sqft

Entrance:12x8
Living:18x13
Dining:14x10
Kitchen:14x12
Bathroom:2
Dining-Addl.:12x10
Family:14x12

Level 3 - 1,191 sqft

Mast Bdrm:16x10
Bathroom:3
Bathroom:3
Bedroom:15x11
Bedroom:13x10
Bedroom:13x10
Other:11x5
Utility:6x5

Details

MLS® NO: 401393
Municipality: Oak Bay
Beds: 5
Baths: 5
Finished Sq. Ft.: 3598
Property Type: Single Family Detached

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Listed with:

Karen Jensen - RE/MAX Camosun - Oak Bay
Phone: (250) 882-4111 / Fax: (250) 370-2657