Address: 1259 Garden Gate Drive, Brentwood Bay, V8M 2H6
Neighbourhood: Garden Gate
Year Built: 2000
Taxes: $14,610 (2017)
Living Area: 8,058 sq.ft.
Lot Size: 2.23 acres
Parking: 6+ cars
Elegant Estate: A pristine perfect setting for a stately home of generous proportions built to test the passing of time. Behind the privacy hedge & magnificent wrought iron gates with granite pillars is this graceful residence. Custom crafted 8,058 sq. ft. with the highest quality materials - from the concrete roof to the granite facade & oversized double entryway. Living is mostly on the main floor with a sizeable master suite, 12' ceilings & polished granite, wood & tile floors. Primary rooms open to an entertainment sized terrace. The lower level is a veritable playground with games & rec rooms, movie theatre & temp. controlled wine storage. All 5 bedrooms with bathrooms & 2 ample spa-like ensuite bedrooms on the lower level. Sited perfectly on 2.23 acres of mature landscaping with exposed aggregate pathways, elegant granite walls & established gardens designed to provide colour through the seasons. Centrally located just 30 minutes to downtown Victoria & University of Victoria, 15 minutes to Victoria International Airport.
Brentwood Bay, is a small neighbourhood in the municipality of Central Saanich, on the Saanich Peninsula. It lies north of the city of Victoria and south of Sidney on the southern tip of Vancouver Island.
Situated on the Saanich Inlet, it includes the Butchart Gardens, the Victoria Butterfly Gardens and the Brentwood Bay Lodge & Spa. The region also plays host to various wineries and restaurants, and also features hiking and a variety of wildlife in Gowlland Tod Provincial Park.
Brentwood Bay is part of the Central Saanich Municipality (pop. 15,348 (2001)), one of 13 that make up the Greater Victoria area (pop. 344,615). It is located on Highway 17A just west of Highway 17 (known locally as the "Pat Bay Highway"), the main route running the length of the Saanich Peninsula. It is also served frequently by the Brentwood-Mill Bay ferry, the MV Mill Bay, run by BC Ferries.