1,300 sf 2 bdrm & 1 bath home. 24 x 16 ft heated workshop, guest cabin, outdoor shower and hot tub, greenhouse and outdoor studio. Situated in the heart of Desolation Sound. A one of a kind environment both on land and sea.
Situated in the heart of Desolation Sound, Refuge Cove on Redonda Island is a popular stop over for boaters travelling up the Inside Passage.
This is the perfect spot for a home base whether your interest is seasonally or year around.
Refuge Cove Land and Housing Co-operative owns this stunning 186 acres of oceanfront property. With only 18 owners there is ample room for all to enjoy.
Each of the owners has constructed their own home on a different part of the property surrounding the cove.
The location where this house is located is one, if not the most private spots of them all. Situated up on a bluff overlooking Refuge Cove is backed by a naturally landscaped amphitheater of rock. The site is truly special and is within a few minutes’ walk from the General Store on a trail. There is also a short road directly from the dock to the property enabling one to drive directly to the property once you have arrived on land.
Included with the sale is a very well maintained 1991 Toyota 4x4 and a quad.
The 1,300 sq ft post and beam home was constructed in 1980. Featuring an open concept with vaulted ceilings, 2 bedrooms with one on the main and the master in the loft and 1 bathroom on the main. Recently constructed decks surround the home. A new roof was put on 8 years ago. This home is equipped for year round living.
The main shop is 24 x 16 ft with an additional open overhang of 10 x 16 ft. Within the shop is the generator room (8 x 10 ft). The workshop, with its own wood stove, is great for wood working and projects as well as all your storage needs.
Additionally there is:
In the summer months power is available to purchase from the General Store.
The domestic water source is a nearby creek.
Overall this is a fantastic opportunity to live in such an incredible place. The vast majority of the land is left in its natural state with majestic stands of trees with hiking trails intertwined throughout. The neighboring fresh water lake that for the most part you will have all to yourself. A 150 ft common dock for the 18 residents. All the comforts of home including internet, cellular reception and satellite TV.
|Location :||150 km North West of Vancouver on West Redonda Island in Refuge Cove|
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|Services :||Power from the store in the summer months|
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Most of the services are seasonal, operating from June through September. During the rest of the year the general store and fuel docks are open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1 PM to 3 PM
Refuge Cove is home to 18 families during the warm summer months. Hundreds of boaters stop here daily during the summer, relaxing and provisioning for their Desolation Sound adventures. During the off season there are a handful of year round residents that call Refuge Cove home.
Refuge Cove can be accessed by one of two ways: by boat or by plane. It is possible to get within 3 miles of Refuge Cove by car, with a short crossing by boat. Alternatively during the summer months there is direct flight service by Kenmore Air. Float planes land right at the government dock a short distance from the property.
Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park
A full-service hospital, medical, dental, chiropractic, physiotherapy and massage therapy clinics, health and beauty spas, a newly renovated recreation complex, full banking facilities, marine services, outdoor guides and outfitters, plus a wide range of retail outlets, art galleries, gift shops and fine dining are all within easy access.
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1/18th Interest in District Lot 4936, Group 1, New Westminster District, Except Plans 1919, 2014 & 6792
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