SOLD (11/07/2013)

599 Island Rd

For Sale in OB South Oak Bay,

  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,570 Sq. Ft.
  • Built 1909
‘Gwenllyan’ set in Oak Bay, a 6,800sqft stone mansion on a large, private lot. A collaborative effort between renowned architects Frances Rattenbury & Samuel Maclure. Built of split granite from boulders on site in 1909. Interior boasts many original features, mahogany floors, 5 tiled fireplaces, tile floored conservatory, grand main staircase, secondary servants staircase & many original light fixtures. Kitchen houses special edition AGA cooker from England. Garden has world class features such as clipped box herb parterre, wisteria pergola with massive posts & beams, clipped yew hedge enclosing a magical pond & woodland paths, complete privacy & stunning heritage registered Garry Oaks. This garden and home could not have an equal.
Address 599 Island Rd
List Price $2,650,000
Sold Price $2,325,000
Sold Date 11/07/2013
Property Type Residential
Style of Home Character
Sub-Area OB South Oak Bay
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms 5
Floor Area 6,570 Sq. Ft.
Year Built 1909
MLS® Number 315763
Listing Brokerage Engel & Völkers Vancouver Island
Postal Code V8S 2T7