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Custom home w/ Mtn and Valley Views on 9.9 Acres
Everything about this home and acreage is picturesque! From the zoomed out image of a heritage - style estate house perched on a hill surrounded by it's almost 10 acre property, down to the smallest detail of the finish carpentry. Being beautiful doesn't mean that this home isn't practical as you will see once the details unfold. So come along as you imagine the tale your new home.
Drive through your private gate and up the 800' paved driveway to your 3084 sq ft south facing heritage-style home. There is a huge paved and level parking area including space for an RV with full hookup; water, electrical and separate sani dump. The oversized double garage is connected to the house via a beautiful breezeway to keep you out of the elements.
Your custom 2 storey w/ basement home built in 2005 includes these quality features: Rare 'rustic series' Hardie Plank, 40-year roof, low E windows with metal clad outside and crafted fir wood trim inside, 2x6 construction, 220 amp service, fir wood beams, shingle and gingerbread accents and rock work.
The outside portion of the house is perfect for long summer evenings enjoying the view from the multiple options of covered porches, view deck off the breezeway and the master 'Romeo and Juliet' style balcony. The view itself has to be seen to be appreciated with lush green valleys and the backdrop of mountains all framed by the beautiful expanse of open sky.
Inside the home shows the quality of detailed craftsmanship that comes to life in the reclaimed oak hardwood floor, exquisite fir wood mouldings and wood beams. There are 9' ceilings both on the main floor and in the basement, insulated inside walls, solid core doors, quality plumbing fixtures, special lighting and built in speakers both in and outside. On the main floor the kitchen boasts black walnut cabinets, heartland stove and connected eating area. There is also a formal dining room, living room with free standing wood stove, laundry room and 2 piece bathroom.
The upper floor has four bedrooms and two full bathrooms including the master with en-suite, walk in closet, and balcony with amazing view. In the basement you will find a perfect winter's night hideaway with fantastic recreation areas, full wet bar, rustic pine cabinets, games room wired for projection media, full bathroom, storage and private outside entry.
Separate from the house is your 16x24 fully insulated and heated workshop with bathroom featuring a 'wild west' store front fascia. It has been wired for welding, but this very clean shop could easily be converted to a guest house as well.
This area is famous for endless fishing in both summer and winter at the many lakes in the area, hunting, ATV'ing, skiing (Sunpeaks Ski Resort is only 1 1/2 hrs away) and snowmobiling. Horseback riding is also a favourite, just imagine yourself riding off into the sunset as you live happily ever after!
1280 Miller Road is 12 min outside of Merrit BC, which is just 2 hrs to the Lower Mainland, 1 hr to Kelowna and 40 minutes to Kamloops.
This beautiful home on 9.9 acres is priced at just $825,000.
For more information and photo's click here or call Michele today at 778-885-4659!