Qualicum Equestrian Acreage
Hold your horses! It's the ultimate equine opportunity for the island horse enthusiast! Just north of Qualicum Beach and only a short horse ride away from miles of trails you'll find this bright & welcoming Country Home on a private & fully-fenced 4.95 acre parcel of land hosting a double-sized Garage/Workshop with a greenhouse, a chicken coop, a triple carport with a tack room, & superb amenities for your equine companions incl a 90 X 156 riding ring, a 60 ft round pen, 2 hay storage areas, & 8 in/out stalls with attached paddocks, water, power, & private storage lockers...everything you need to offer short/long-term horse boarding! Entry gates invite you onto this picturesque acreage hosting a nicely updated Home with 3022 sqft of light & bright living space, all day-to-day living areas on the main floor, lots of room for your family or visitors, & 1500+ square feet of deck/patio space! A wide foyer welcomes you into a bright open plan Living/Dining Room with opposing walls of large windows & a tiled alcove hosting a woodstove. The adjacent spacious Kitchen features stainless appls, a breakfast bar, maple cabinetry, lots of counter space & a door leading to a huge extended deck boasting picturesque views of the acreage. Off the Living/Dining Room you'll find a Laundry Room & french double doors opening to a Master Suite sporting multiple windows, two closets & a large 4 pc ensuite with a jetted soaker tub & big shower. Completing the main level: a spacious Rec Room & a 3 pc Main Bath. The upper level hosts 2 Bedrooms, a 4 pc Bath, & a huge Family Room that could serve as another Bedroom. The sprawling fenced and crossed-fenced acreage is zoned RU1 allowing for a home-based business & a variety of agricultural/aquacultural uses! Add more greenhouses, start a roadside veggie stand, offer trail rides...there are so many possibilities! This very special acreage offers a place where both you & your horses will feel at home.