Beautifully updated character home in prestigious Oak Bay. All those who arrive are greeted by a covered porch, which is easily enjoyed year round. Enter to find a bright and immaculately maintained interior with gleaming hardwood flooring and large picture windows. Open kitchen is appointed with high end appliances, quality wood cabinetry, central island with bar seating and adjacent eating area for casual meals. Entertain in style from the formal dining room, which easily accommodates large gatherings and features a cozy fireplace. Another fireplace on the opposing wall provides ambience for the warm and inviting living room. Two generously sized bedrooms, one with a four piece ensuite, and a powder room complete the level. The entire upper level is dedicated to a lavish Master retreat which is flooded with natural light and is the embodiment of luxury. The serene suite includes a sitting area, office nook, large walk-in closet, lots of storage and an enviable four piece ensuite with clawfoot tub and separate shower. Walkout lower provides a flexible living space with three more bedrooms, expansive rec room, laundry, a four piece bath and some unfinished space to develop as desired. Additional space in the finished detached garage provides yet another area that could be used as an art studio, games room, or space for the teenagers to hang out. Outside, the true value of this exceptional property becomes evident. Nearly a ¼ acre of completely private park-like outdoor living space, bursting with a vibrant array of flowers, diverse foliage and mature trees surrounding. Your very own nature sanctuary outside your door, complete with a sprawling wrap around patio, sundeck and out building for maintenance. Privileged location affords easy access to the Victoria Golf Club, Anderson Hill Park, Oak Bay Marina, excellent schools and Oak Bay village brimming with character including local boutique shops, cafes, restaurants, art galleries, bistros, grocery stores and many services. Oak Bay is the most prestigious and well maintained communities in Victoria with world class golf courses, marinas and abundant green space located in the numerous parks and beaches.