Sorrento BC Real Estate For Sale

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1650 Trans Canada Hwy
Sorrento, BC

  • Million Dollar Lake View
  • Shuswap Mansion
  • 8 Bedroom home

  • Size: 3.78 Acres
  • LOCATION: Sorrento B.C. looking over the Beautiful Shuswap lake in the North Okanagan area of British Columbia
  • DIRECTIONS: On the eastern side of Sorrento right on the Trans Canada Highway # 1650

This property is very unique, it can serve as a beautiful big single family home with approx. 7100 sq. ft. of living area, or is perfectly suited and currently used as a B & B. Each of the 6 bedrooms has a full bath ensuite, and there is a private living quarters with Jacuzzi tub that is used by the owners when there are guests.

When you walk in on the main level there is a large foyer leading to a fireside lounge area and 3 bedrooms. At the top of the staircase is an enormous elegant living room area with a fireplace and dining room with 5 foot chandelier. Beyond the dining room is a beautiful Atrium area with water fountain feature. used as a sitting area and for serving breakfast to guests.

A large tiled outdoor patio opens off the Atrium displaying the wildlife and forest above the house. The huge family kitchen features a breakfast nook. The fireside room beyond the living room has its own ensuite and cozy seating area with a see-through glass fireplace. On this same level, out the front of the house, is a large outdoor patio deck with fantastic, unobstructed views of the Shuswap Lake. Three more deluxe bedrooms are on the upper level off the suspended open hallway.

The expansive outside lawns, flower gardens, patios etc are very well kept and perfect for outdoor entertaining. This home was custom built only 7 years ago and any new owner would be proud to say this home is theirs.

Some particulars of this home:

  • Main Residence
    • 10'-20' ceilings
    • Vaulted living room
    • Wall to wall carpet and ceramic tile throughout
    • Sun deck
    • Backyard patio
    • Metal roof
    • Some crown mouldings
    • Large foyer leading to comfortable sitting area around wood stove
  • Bedrooms
    • 6 large bedrooms, beautifully appointed with lake views
    • 3 piece ensuites in all bedrooms
  • Fireside Room
    • Cozy sitting room with see-through wood fireplace and lake view
    • Has a murphy bed and ensuite
    • Could serve as an art studio
  • 1 bedroom In-Law suite with Lake view
    • Spacious closets
    • Jacuzzi tub with walk-in shower
  • Laundry Room
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Lots of cabinets
    • Features outside entrance
  • Living Room
    • Beautifully appointed
    • Fantastic view of Shuswap Lake
    • See-through fireplace
    • Vaulted pine ceiling
    • Chinese carpet inset
  • Kitchen & Morning Room
    • Maple cabinets
    • Large island
    • 2 ovens
    • Walk-in pantry
    • Pull-out drawers
    • Vaulted ceiling
  • Dining Room
    • 20 ft ceiling, French doors open to atrium
    • Wrought iron 5 foot chandelier
    • Plenty of room for entertaining lots of company
  • Atrium
    • Extraordinary!
    • Heated brick floor
    • Large fountain
    • 4 sets of ornamental iron chairs & tables
    • Tropical plants
    • Outside entry to patio

SHUSWAP LAKE AREA: Under the warm, summer sun, there's nothing like the feel of hot sand under your feet as you run to the cool, inviting water. The Shuswap boasts a bevy of fine beaches and a litany of lakes for those searching for summer relaxation. Even before you arrive the Shuswap beckons with images of lakes, house boating, beautiful beaches, a long hot summer and more. There are four distinct arms to Shuswap Lake, shaped like a lazy H. Each has its own character and charm and each is big enough for one to spend at least a few days exploring. Constant summer sun and pure, clean water make it ideal for all your favourite lake activities.

SHUSWAP PROVINCIAL PARKS: The Shuswap's provincial parks rank up with some of the best in British Columbia. The two most popular - Herald Provincial Park and Shuswap Lake Provincial Park offer overnight camping for everyone from motor home fans to pup-tenters.

Herald Provincial Park is a 51-site park; it is 25 minutes from Salmon Arm, on the lake across from Canoe. Motorists simply turn off the Trans Canada Hwy onto Sunnybrae Road. Herald Park's most unique feature is Margaret Falls on Reinecker Creek. The falls feature a Lower Mainland feel, as there are large western red cedars here. The falls can be reached via a short five-minute walk along a wooded path. Herald Provincial Park supplies a picnic area, more than one km of sandy beach and a boat launch ramp.

Shuswap Lake Provincial Park is the largest provincial park on Shuswap Lake. This 272-site park is located on the former delta to Scotch Creek. This park features excellent swimming and sunbathing along its long stretch of beach. Boater can access hiking trails on the picturesque Copper Island, about 2km off shore. There is an RV sani-station and nearby stores can be accessed on foot so visitors can stock up their supplies.

RECREATION: Water-skiing, sea-dooing, windsurfing swimming, power boating, sailing and house boating are the most popular summertime activities on Shuswap Lake.

SERVICES: Hydro, telephone, natural gas, and water supplied from a private, septic system.

TAXES: $4002.00 2004


Sorrento is approx 75 km East of Kamloops and 33 km West of Salmon Arm on the Trans Canada Hwy 1.

Acreage Handicap Access Lake View
Sky Lights Wood Fireplace View
Workshop Built in Vac Pantry
Window Coverings Included Walk in Closet En Suite
Deck Patio Balcony
Inlaw or Rental Suite Sun Room Network Wiring
Stereo Speakers Built in Vaulted Ceilings School Nearby
Landscaped RV Parking Island Kitchen

Real Estate Details of Listing No. 24918
Square Feet 7200 Square Metres  
Bedrooms 8 Heating Gas 
Full Baths 8 Exterior Stucco 
Half Baths Garage Attached Garage
Year Built 1996  Number of Cars
Levels Other Parking many outdoor 
Property Size 3.78 Acres  Appliances

  Contact the Owners to View this Property!

Lister Name Bill and Anne O'Reilly E-Mail Address
Daytime Phone 250-675-3145  Evening Phone  
Seller's Web Site      

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