Courtesy of Sotheby's International Realty Canada
*FOREIGN BUYER BAN EXEMPT* 71 acres of European-inspired alpine living looking east over the Gulf Islands to the Cascade Range. The estate's French Country Manor sits 350m above sea level, backed by Mt Maxwell Provincial Park’s 1100 hectares of old-growth. This serene landscape of over 300 tree species, meadows of wildflowers, and statue-guarded trails is the ultimate in seclusion and immersion into nature. As a private residence or retreat, it is superbly equipped. All bedrooms feature ensuite bathrooms, while the primary suite sits above the recreation wing with its fitness/massage rooms, office, and private entrance. Power and water are assured by a new well/UV system with 2,000 gallon cistern, as well as a backup generator and 5000L propane tank. To the west, a pagoda-inspired sauna sits amongst the trees adjacent one of 3 serene ponds. Gardens and horse facilities including 3 paddocks, 2 horse stables and pasture to the north are complemented by a timber-frame barn with RV hookup.