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196 JOHNSTONE RD, Nelson

5 bedrooms| 4 bathrooms| 3180 square feet | 0.33 acre lot|

Listed at $2,390,000|Presented by Karen Bennett (Bennett Family Real Estate)|

One of a kind historic waterfront home on Kootenay Lake. Built as a summer home for a prominent Nelson family in the early 1900s, details of its history abound throughout the property. Historic gardens with stone walls create idyllic outdoor spaces. Majestic stairs lead to your own private cove with 120' of beautiful sandy beach, deepwater moorage & dock. The original granite wall ice house still stands & has been converted to a workshop/wine cellar. The home has two legal residences, with stunning lake views & incredible outdoor living spaces. The upper suite is bright & open, two bedroom, one bathroom with generous decks. This residence offers two incredible covered decks, & spacious three bedroom, three bath living. Lower level has lake/town views, stone walls, sauna, bedroom, bathroom & kitchenette - perfect for visitors. Extensive updating of mechanical systems, heat pump with air conditioning, water system, updated wiring, plumbing & recent renovations, all with a very thoughtful eye for detail. Double detached garage, paved driveway & lots of parking! This exceptional waterfront is minutes from Nelson, situated on a quiet road, & just steps from hiking. (id:18427)

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Nelson, British Columbia V1L6H9

Property details

Key information

Property type
Single Family (House)
5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms

Sizes & dimensions

14374 square feet
Building total size


Dining room9'6 x 13
Kitchen9'9 x 10'9
Living room19'7 x 17'11
Primary Bedroom13'4 x 13
Full bathroomMeasurements not available
Bedroom11'6 x 13'1

Lower level

Other6 x 8'9
Full bathroomMeasurements not available
Bedroom8'7 x 11'10
Den15'2 x 9'11
Family room14'9 x 12'7
Storage18 x 11'5

Main level

Dining room9'1 x 13'2
Laundry room9'1 x 5'2
Kitchen12'10 x 9'8
Dining nook12'10 x 8'7
Living room15'5 x 18'7
Living room8'8 x 14'6
Other8'8 x 7'3
Primary Bedroom12'9 x 10'3
EnsuiteMeasurements not available
Full bathroomMeasurements not available
Bedroom12'11 x 12'7
Den8'8 x 10'3


Wood frame
Exterior Finish
Mixed Flooring
Lake/River Water Intake
Unknown (Partially finished)
(With: Walk out)
Heating types
Heat Pump, Forced air
Heating fuels

REALTORS® for this listing

Karen Bennett

Bennett Family Real Estate
Unit 1 1014 7th Street, Nelson

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Multiple Listings Service (MLS) REALTOR®

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phone 250-551-4917 (cell)
email luke@lukemori.com

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