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1245 Basil Avenue
Vi Hillside VICTORIA V8T 2G1

$770,500
Residential beds: 2 baths: 2.0 1,667 sq. ft. built: 1928

The sellers are only the 4th owners in this 1928 classic "Arts & Cratfs" home!
Photo 1: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
Photo 2: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
Photo 3: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
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Photo 5: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
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Photo 21: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
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Photo 24: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
Photo 25: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
Photo 26: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
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Photo 28: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
Photo 29: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
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Photo 32: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
Status:
Sold
Prop. Type:
Residential
MLS® Num:
417017
Sold Date:
Nov 14, 2019
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
2
Year Built:
1928
OPEN HOUSE SAT OCT 19TH, 1-3PM! This 1928 “Arts & Crafts” home beautifully blends character and charm with modern styling & conveniences! The Sellers have skilfully integrated the quality & craftsmanship of the historical elements in the home by matching the level of quality & craftsmanship used in their upgrades and updates. You will be wowed when viewing the totally renovated sunlit SW open concept kitchen/dining room with: quartz counters, SS appliances, shaker style cupboards, soft close drawers, custom thermal windows, opening skylight, Marmoleum flooring and more.The wow factor continues on the upper level with: a gorgeously renovated and enlarged Arts & Crafts style bathroom that boasts custom wood cabinetry, black and white Merola tile & skylight (2009); and an impeccably preserved living room with original fir wainscoting,floors, cabinetry & fireplace. The lower level, renovated in 2009 boasts: a family room, office area, laundry room and 3 piece bathroom. A 3rd or even 4th bedroom can be easily made by dividing the family room. Plumbed for a kitchen and with separate entrance this level has in-law potential! Bonus: a separate shop/studio, lifetime architectural steel roof, redone perimeter drains, hardie plank exterior & new hot water tank! The property features: a shop/studio, large driveway with room for RV parking, a private fully landscaped & fenced backyard with custom garden/bike shed, fruit trees. On a traffic calm street! Close to bus, car routes & parks! Centrally located!
Price:
$770,500
Dwelling Type:
Single Family Detached
Property Type:
Residential
Home Style:
Arts & Crafts
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
2.0
Year Built:
1928
Floor Area:
1,667 sq. ft.
Lot Size:
0.116 acre(s)
MLS® Num:
417017
Status:
Sold
Floor
Type
Size
Other
Main
Living
13' × 13'
Finished
Main
Dining
10' × 8'
Finished
Main
Kitchen
13' × 8'
Finished
Main
Mast Bdrm
12' × 10'
Finished
Main
Sunroom
10' × 4'
Finished
Main
Bedroom
11' × 10'
Finished
Main
Patio
6' × 6'
Unfinished
Main
Workshop
26' × 9'
Unfinished
Main
Separate Storage
10' × 7'
Unfinished
Level 2
Laundry
10' × 4'
Finished
Level 2
Family
25' × 22'
Finished
Level 2
Office
14' × 11'
Finished
Level 2
Utility
8' × 6'
Finished
Floor
Ensuite
Pieces
Other
Main
No
4
Finished
Level 2
No
3
Finished
  • Photo 1: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The sellers are only the 4th owners in this 1928 classic "Arts & Cratfs" home!
  • Photo 2: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The original fir flooring, wainscotting and cabinetry, in the living room, is in impeccable condition.
  • Photo 3: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The sellers have beautifully matched the crown molding with the original features in the living room.
  • Photo 4: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The sellers have installed a wood burning insert in to the fireplace. Great source of heat for the home. The brick fireplace surround is original!
  • Photo 5: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The kitchen was completely gutted and rebuilt as new in 2016/17! Shaker style cabinets, slow close doors, classic subway tile back splash, pot lights! Custom crafted window frames and railing!
  • Photo 6: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    In keeping with the "Arts & Crafts" style of the original windows, the seller's replaced them with custom premier vinyl, thermal windows that open inward to make it easy to clean! Bonus: Skylight in middle of kitchen that also opens!
  • Photo 7: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    High end touches in this beautiful kitchen including: Premier Stainless Steel Appliance, dining light fixture and environmentally friendly Marmoleum flooring!
  • Photo 8: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The seller's created an open concept style of kitchen with "island type" counter, featuring a deep double sink and place for dishwasher. Quartz countertops!
  • Photo 9: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    South West Corner of the kitchen creates wonderful light! Far left window is designed to open in order to hang laundry outside!
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  • Photo 11: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    Original Fir flooring and closet doors in bedrooms!
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  • Photo 14: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    This main bathroom was gutted and rebuilt in 2009! Quality products such as: Merola tile flooring, pedestal sink & toilet, subway tile wainscotting, wood cabinetry were used to honor the Arts & Crafts era in the reno! Skylight above the bathtub!
  • Photo 15: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The custom wood medicine cabinet was built with a mirror on the inside as well!
  • Photo 16: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The Sellers renovated the lower level in 2008! This room can be divided into two rooms, by just erecting a wall where the armchair is in this photo, to create a 3rd or even 4th bedroom!
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  • Photo 18: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    This area could be a 3rd bedroom. Behind the exterior wall, this area is also plumbed and electrically wired for a kitchen!
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  • Photo 21: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    Lower level 3 piece bathroom with walk in shower!
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  • Photo 23: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    Private, landscaped and fenced backyard with fruit and berry bushes!
  • Photo 24: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The original garage was rebuilt into this shop/studio in 2001!
  • Photo 25: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    This shop/studio with skylights is extra finished space that can be great for a workshop, art studio, yoga or exercise room, office, den, man cave etc! It has heat, electricity and security system!
  • Photo 26: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    Custom garden/bike shed with a door that locks is located behind shop/studio! Windows are from the original garage!
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  • Photo 28: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    The roof on the home and shop/studio was replaced with a high end "Lifetime" Architectural steel roof!
  • Photo 29: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    Long driveway! Rare in this neighbourhood! Room for RV parking!
  • Photo 30: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    Perimeter drains were redone to code with permit at city Hall
  • Photo 31: 1245 Basil Avenue in VICTORIA: Vi Hillside Single Family Detached for sale (Victoria)  : MLS®# 417017
    Nice hedging and cedar bushes give privacy at the front of the home!
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Listed by Royal LePage Coast Capital - Oak Bay, sold on November, 2019
Data was last updated April 3, 2020 at 06:05 PM (UTC)
Area Statistics
Listings on market:
506
Avg list price:
$639,450
Min list price:
$169,900
Max list price:
$10,799,000
Avg days on market:
43
Min days on market:
1
Max days on market:
863
Avg price per sq.ft.:
$590.57
These statistics are generated based on the current listing's property type and located in Victoria. Average values are derived using median calculations.
ROSEMARIE COLTERMAN & TOM OAK
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