This home is situated on high bank ocean waterfront property on the east side of Vancouver Island, between the smaller hamlets of Merville and Black Creek, and between Courtenay to the south and Campbell River to the north.
The Merville store and post office are located a few minutes drive on the highway. The store provides a gas station, café with great tasting coffee and food, and a few grocery goods.
The ocean, a place where salt lowers your blood pressure….
The Tranquility Bay area is serviced by B.C Hydro, TELUS for the telephone and internet cable and by the Oyster River Volunteer Fire Department.
The property is under the jurisdiction of the Comox Valley Regional District regulating regional bylaws and building codes. The homes in the area all require septic fields for grey and black waste water. The septic tank for this home has been pumped out and inspected every five years with the last inspection in 2017 with no issues found with the septic tank and lines.
The metal roof was done in 2004 and has a lifetime transferable warranty.
Heating for the home is electrical base heaters, wall heaters, and fire place which was fully inspected January 2018.
The property includes a working /storage area in the double garage and has two storage tool sheds. One of the storage sheds by the hot tub area has an outdoor shower. The underside of the deck has added storage and the 3/4 height basement is accessible from two separate outdoor areas. The Master bedroom on the ocean side of the property has a covered area on the deck to sit and enjoy the view when it is raining out.
April 1996, when the property was purchased, EBA engineering Consultants Ltd. conducted a geotechnical technical assessment of the ocean embankment slop stability and development setback. The assessment report shows the embankment is safe with a hazard less than 10% in 50 years. The property is 252 feet above sea level.
Taxes for 2017 were $4006.57
OCEAN WATERFRONT REAL ESTATE PROPERTY FOR SALE, COURTENAY, CAMPBELL RIVER, COMOX VALLEY, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA