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398 Smelt Bay Road, Cortes Island, Whaletown, BC V0P 1K0

Single Family Home MLS# 427993 ID: 45830482

One of the Most Spectacular Properties and Locations on Cortes Island
This 12.45 acre oceanfront property is adjacent to Smelt Bay on Cortes Island. Smelt Beach is an amazing sandy beach that has beautiful sweeping vistas. A magnificent reef is located out front; home to abundant sealife and fun to explore when exposed at low tide. In front of this property is a similar beautiful stretch of sandy beach and the views are panoramic and breath-taking. The majority of the property has a nice, level topography rising to an escarpment on the back portion. There is approx. 1400ft of walk-on waterfront. Most of the property is in grass meadow with a nice complement of conifers along the back property line as well as around the entrance and residence. Access to the property is through Smelt Bay Provincial Park. This is an old homestead property. The existing residence is an older structure which is in need of repair and updating. The home offers approx. 1350sqft on the main floor and 950sqft upstairs and features an18ft rock-faced Heatilator fireplace, vaulted ceilings and lots of windows. There are extensive garden areas, including an orchard area with a number of dwarf fruit trees, which could be revitalized. Outbuildings on the property include a large 28ft x 42ft barn/workshop.The home is serviced with hydro-electric power, telephone, a septic system and a drilled well which purportedly produces a phenomenal 40 gallons per minute. This property is an ideal choice to redevelop into one of the island’s premier oceanfront estates. Offering includes two adjacent titles. Access to Cortes Island is a 45-minute trip via regularly scheduled ferry service from Heriot Bay on Quadra Island. Quadra Island is a short 10-minute ferry ride from Campbell River.

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Property Features for 398 Smelt Bay Road, Cortes Island
Market Status
Last Updated
April 20, 2018
Property Type
Single Family Home
Year Built
Approx. Lot Size
12.45 Acres
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More information about this $1,495,000 Single Family Home at 398 Smelt Bay Road, Cortes Island

This $1,495,000 Single Family Home at 398 Smelt Bay Road, Cortes Island in Whaletown, BC is offered by Ed Handja. This $1,495,000 Single Family Home is located in the V0P 1K0 zip code. This 398 Smelt Bay Road, Cortes Island Single Family Home, located in North Island Area , is listed under MLS listing number 427993 and has a listing price of $1,495,000. You can find more of Ed Handja's listings by browsing Ed Handja, Personal Real Estate Corporation homes for sale at, or even more WHALETOWN homes for sale here.