Commissioned in the 1920’s this Samuel McClure era home is a masterpiece
of architecture and has been thoughtfully and artistically modernized,
while retaining old world charm. This sprawling waterfront estate is
perched on a 5+ acre parcel with views of Squally reach, Senanus Island
and the Saanich Inlet. The park like property is gated, private and
delightfully peaceful. Surround yourself with nature, while enjoying all
the modern comforts.
The stunning main home impresses with every glance, superior quality
and a timeless design are evident throughout. Sweeping water views are
visible from all principle rooms. The gourmet kitchen is well appointed
with custom cabinetry, stone counters, high-end appliances, a full
pantry and island with bar seating for casual dining. The adjacent
dining area provides a refined setting for hosting. The stylish living
room encourages entertaining with statement fireplace and access to a
covered deck. A primary suite with walk-in closet, fireplace and three
piece ensuite enjoys deck access. Another bedroom, sophisticated study,
sizable family room, mudroom and two bathrooms complete the main. Above,
another primary suite with spa-like five piece ensuite and walk-in
closet, plus two more bedrooms, two bathrooms, a balcony and lots of
attic storage. Below, an entertainment haven with billiards room, media
room, sitting area and changing room.
A separate Cedar sided Caretaker’s / Guest Cottage has two bedrooms,
one bathroom, laundry, a full kitchen and family room. Plus an attached
This gently sloping South facing 5+ acre Estate has two distinctive
waterfront features. The first is a sheltered bay that makes for
excellent swimming and tidepool exploration, while the point offers
deeper water access, beautiful vistas, a venue for watersports, sunshine
and sunsets. Exceptional outdoor living spaces throughout the property,
including a swimming pool, plenty of patio spaces, plus meandering
trails and manicured landscaping covers the scenic property.
The workshop has 12 foot tall garage doors to accommodate trailered boat
storage or RV equipment. The remaining half of the workshop contains
woodworking equipment and work benches. It has a mezzanine and full
attic storage. An attached lean provides dry storage for landscaping
equipment. The property also yields a garage, tool shed and chicken
coop -benefitting from 'farm status', the property would be perfect for those wanting a hobby farm.
Explore the bountiful surrounding waters and rugged coastline from your
yacht or pleasure craft, with the convenience of a boathouse with a
mechanized marine way. Resort style living year round!
Set in Central Saanich, which is the middle of the Saanich Peninsula,
with Island View Beach on the east and the Saanich Inlet on the west.
Central Saanich has a thriving agricultural industry and residents
embrace the farm to table lifestyle. Central Saanich promotes healthy
living with plenty of recreation possibilities including the Panorama
Recreation Centre, numerous nature parks, extensive trail systems,
marina and bountiful beaches and shoreline to explore. There is no
shortage of amenities with fine dining, local shops, entertainment,
cafes, markets and services.
||605 Senanus Drive
|Type of Dwelling
||Single Family Detached
||9,950 Sq. Ft.
||217800 Sq. Ft.
Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island
||Sprawling South facing 5 Acre waterfront lot, with views of Squally Reach, Senanus Island and the Saanich Inlet. Property is gated, landscaped and private. Sheltered cove allows for deep water access, swimming, water sports. Many outdoor patio spaces and meandering trails throughout the property. Spectacular sunsets.
||Caretakers Cottage, Outdoor pool, Dock, Boathouse with mechanized marine way, Private Beach Access, Workshop, Billiards Room, Media Room, Library