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    Luxury Off-Grid Lakefront Home - Scum Lake - Chilcotin

    Cariboo Chilcotin Listing No. 22004

    Beautiful, well-built, meticulously maintained, off-grid home on 4.7 lakefront acres. Scum Lake is situated approx. 35 km S off Highway 20 west of Alexis Creek. The remote property offers excellent hunting, fishing and an adjacent air strip for easy access. Everything is included!


    Price
    $395,000

    Size
    4.07 acres

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    Description

    Are you looking to work from home or recreate in a quiet, secluded, off-grid, setting? This one of a kind property offers luxury, off-grid living in a very remote and peaceful setting.

    You enter the home from the back, into a boot room followed by a large den area with an extra set of bunk beds for your guests. This room flows seamlessly into the picturesque living room with vaulted ceilings, floor to ceiling windows and a fireplace for the cooler days. This level also offers a kitchen with all appliances including a wood burning cookstove, an attached pantry and the utility/mechanical room. You can kick back, enjoy the stunning views and the sounds of nature from the large front deck with access from the kitchen and living room. The home also offers 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The smaller bedroom and attached bath are just off of the kitchen while the master bedroom and en-suite bathroom have an entire floor of their own.

    The home is set up using solar power with battery and generator backup. It is complete with running water from the lake to a 150-gallon holding tank as well as a new septic system. This home offers all of the amenities without the bills.

    Outbuildings include a storage shed, 2 car covered parking shed and a bird/pheasant pen. There is also plenty of storage under the house in the large, secured crawl space.

    This is the perfect setting for a family getaway, a hunting/fishing destination or a complete lifestyle change.

    Once you are out at the property, you can leave the rest of the world behind and enjoy the fresh air, clean water and the sounds of nature.

    Location

    Scum Lake - southwest of Alexis Creek in the Cariboo-Chilcotin. Viewings will not be possible until sometime in April due to access.

    Access

    The property can be accessed via a scenic, 3-hour drive west of Williams Lake or by plane to the adjacent 3,750 ft. runway. Contact Listing REALTOR® for more details.

    Area Data

    Scum Lake is connected to the Eleven Sisters Chain of lakes. This very private lake offers excellent fishing against a picturesque backdrop. The air is clean, the water is fresh and the stars are plenty.

    Vegetation

    Scum Lake is surrounded by flat to gently rolling terrain, covered in open pine forest mixed with occasional spruce trees, patches of aspen and birch.

    Recreation

    Fishing rainbow trout is a popular past time on Scum Lake. Other activities include:

    • Hiking
    • Wildlife viewing
    • Cross-country skiing
    • Bird watching
    • Hunting
    • Canoeing
    • Kayaking
    • Swimming
    • Four-wheeling
    Hunting

    Scum Lake is in area 5-4. This area offers the opportunity to hunt a variety of different species such as:

    • Mule deer
    • White tail deer
    • Moose
    • Black bear
    • Grouse

    Restrictions may apply, be sure to consult the BC Hunting Regulations.

    Map Reference

    51°47'35.93"N and 123°35'31.90"W

    Investment Features

    This property offers an excellent opportunity to operate an Airbnb fishing or hunting destination.

    Services

    • Bell and Shaw Satellite TV
    • Septic tank with drain field
    • Propane hot water tank, fridge, stove and heaters
    • Wood and propane heat
    • Lake water pumped into 160 gallon holding tank
    • Generator with solar backup

    The generator is a Honda 3000 Watt unit with remote starting in the house. There is a manual transfer switch in the shop to switch over from the generator to solar. The solar system comprises of eight 12 Volt deep cell batteries and a 3000 Watt inverter complete with a 30 amp charger. As long as it is sunny the solar system runs the house. When it gets cloudy for a long period of time you have to switch over to generator. There is also a 10 kW combination welder/generator in the shop.

    Tax Details

    $885.95 (2021)

    Zoning

    R3- Cariboo Regional District

    Legal

    BLOCK B OF DISTRICT LOT 8526 LILLOOET DISTRICT (SEE CROWN GRANT AS TO LIMITED ACCESS)
    PID 024-656-593

    Maps & Plans

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    Maps & Plans

    Our property descriptions and geographical information are taken from the BC Assessment Authority, Land Titles Office, government maps and other sources. While LandQuest® does not guarantee the information, we believe it to be accurate, but should not be relied upon without verification. This communication is not intended to cause or induce breach of an existing agency agreement.