Private Island for sale: (Listed 2010-07-13)

Overview

32 Acre Private Island, Sunshine Coast, BC

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  • Sold on 2017-01-31
  • Property Address32 Acre Private Island, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada
  • TypeIsland

Telescope Pass

32 Acre Private Island, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada

Description

Pristine 32 acre private island - 2 homes & airstrip. Expansive deep water dock accommodates large vessels. Manicured grounds, large fields, gardens, flower beds & park like forests. One of the most unique offerings on entire coast.

 

     
Legal Description:  

DL: 5414; LD: New Westminster (36); Narrative: Group 1, FORESHORE SEE 06621.001

     
Taxes:  

$6,136.44

     
Zoning:  

RU-2

     
Improvements:  

Main Home, Guest or Care Takers Cabin, Workshop, Protected Deep Water Moorage, Drilled Well and Airstrip.

     
Description:  

Eagle Island is located on the spectacular Sunshine Coast famous for its pristine waters, stunning coastal scenery and abundant wildlife. Just off the shores of historic Hardy and Nelson Islands, Eagle Island awaits your arrival. Presenting various resourceful attributes its surroundings gift abundant oyster beds, clams, salmon, cod and prawn fishing.

Eagle Island is one of the most beautiful and unique oceanfront properties we have experienced and we are very excited to market this offering.

Moorage
The dock is located on the east side of the Island looking out towards the calm waters of Blind Bay. This location is very protected and provides deep water moorage in all tides with the ability to accommodate large vessels up to 100 ft. There is a 650 ft walkway from the dock to the Island.

Care Takers / Guest Cabin
The care takers log cabin or guest cabin is tucked around the corner in the head of the bay near the dock location and includes lawn area with mature flower beds. It is perfectly situated for meeting guests on their arrival.

Air Strip / Fields / Forests
The entire 32 acres of Eagle Island are very usable as it has gentle contours. These gentle contours have enabled the Island to host a grass airstrip reaching from the East side of the Island to the center. There is a well built workshop with ample storage located near this airstrip in the center of the Island. The airstrip and workshop are surrounded by park like forests including many different types of coastal trees. There is an internal network of trails around the Island. Given the Islands size it provides complete privacy and serenity.

Main Home
On the East side of the Island astounding panoramic seascapes can be viewed from the 1,000 square foot Linwood cedar home including all amenities and comforts. The home is ideally situated on a granite point within a few feet from waters edge. Beautiful gardens and lawn area surround the back of home. The home offers stunning views across Jervis Inlet including stunning snow capped mountains and Friel Lake Falls, one of the tallest measured waterfalls in Canada.

Eagle Islands location is spectacular. Within 30 minutes you can be at every major service in the Town of Powell River. Powell River has amenities including five major banks, hospital, Wal-Mart and Safeway. Within 1 hour you can be in Vancouver’s International Airport. You have all these major amenities and comforts close to home in this remote paradise. The possibilities are endless with owning your own private Island.

     
Location:  

In Jervis Inlet (Telescope Pass) in between Nelson and Hardy Island on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. 5 minutes away from the government wharf in Saltery Bay, near the coastal community of Powell River.

     
Access:  

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Services:  

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Boundaries:  

See maps included

     
Area Data:  

Hardy & Nelson Island
Hardy Island is named after Vice Admiral Sir Thomas Masterman Hardy it is a sanctuary well sought after for its natural beauty, privacy, sheltered warm waters and abundance of marine wildlife. It is a recreational retreat that is easily accessed in a short period of time. Nelson Island is named after Viscount Horatio Nelson, the hero of the British Navy; Nelson Island sits at the mouth of Jervis Inlet guarding the secrets of Prince of Wales Reach and Queens Reach.

Both Islands are Famous with the yachting crowd for the scenery and anchorages in Blind Bay and Telescope Pass, the area has a lot to offer. It is one of the few spots on the coast where you can feel the presence of the towering Coast Mountains while experiencing the expanse of the Strait of Georgia. It is a region with a mild, dry and semi-Mediterranean climate.

Powell River
Powell River a full service community with a population of 22,000 is a year round sea to Sky recreation area. North America’s premiere boating, trophy fishing and diving destination, world famous Desolation Sound Marine Park, award-winning marine and wilderness parks, golf courses, recreational facilities, services, shopping, dining, arts and culture.

Miles of hiking trails lead to beautiful lookouts, waterfalls, or peaceful lakes which can be viewed along the 180 km Sunshine Coast Trail and numerous recreational areas can be reached by logging roads, owned by the logging companies. Boating and sports fishing are ardently pursued as all season sports. Marinas and Government docks are available to residents and visitors.

Powell River is known as the “HOT SPOT” for winter diving in North America. The “Mermaid” at Mermaid Cove in Saltery Bay Provincial Park is an extra special attraction. The area also has some of the largest Wolf eel and Octopus in the world. Canoeing may also be enjoyed on the quiet lakes of Powell River or you can take in the Powell Forest Canoe Route Circuit. Ocean canoeing and kayaking is very popular in Jervis Inlet, the Copeland Islands Marine Park, the Malaspina Inlet with Okeover Arm, and Desolation Sound. For all the nature lovers and sightseers, Powell River has many parks, viewpoints and beaches to explore, and the hiking club will help you take advantage of the many beautiful trails. Bird watching is also unprecedented.

     
Recreation:  

Hardy and Nelson Island are a Mecca for marine recreational activity. Including boating, fishing, kayaking, scuba diving, site seeing, and swimming in an area characterised as one of BC’s popular outdoor playgrounds. Nelson Island is centered between some of BC’s best boating territories, Jervis Inlet and Desolation Sound Marine Park. There are endless amounts of shoreline to explore but one does not have to venture any further than your own dock to catch your daily limit in prawns, crabs, oysters and clams.

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