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    Move-In Ready Bungalow - Bella Coola, BC

    Central Coast Listing No. 21215

    Very well maintained 3 bdrm, 1 bath rancher on 0.57 acres on a quiet street close to all amenities. Walking distance to airport, just mins to public schools & shopping. Excellent starter home or vacation home surrounded by fresh water, fresh air, stunning mountain views & excellent fishing.


    Price
    $289,000

    Size
    0.57 of an acre

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    Description

    What a great location! This affordable, move-in ready home is perfectly appointed on a quiet street within walking distance to the airport, excellent river fishing, shopping, hiking/biking trails, rock climbing and school.

    The quaint rancher/bungalow offers a large, open concept, kitchen and living room with a wood burning fireplace and a walk out covered deck, perfect for entertaining. The inside of the home is finished with local wood window trim, cedar siding walls and engineered wood flooring, giving it a cozy coastal feel. The home offers 2 bedrooms and an office, a newly renovated bathroom, a large pantry/storage and a second covered deck at the entranceway.

    The private backyard is complete with a wired workshop and attached woodshed with a covered area for parking. There is also a large garden space, numerous fruit trees and an established blueberry patch.

    Location

    1608 Brothen Road - Hagensborg/Bella Coola, BC

    Access

    Bella Coola can be accessed by road traveling west 477 km from Williams Lake. This scenic drive will take you across the Chilcotin Plateau, through Tweedsmuir Park and down “the hill” into the stunning Bella Coola Valley. You then travel alongside the Atnarko and Bella Coola Rivers into the communities of Hagensborg and Bella Coola, ending at the Government Wharf.

    Bella Coola can also be accessed by boat or by the scenic Discovery Coast Ferries as well. Pacific Coast also makes daily 1-hour scheduled flights to and from Vancouver. Either way you get here, it is sure to be a beautiful and scenic adventure.

    Area Data

    The Bella Coola community is remote in nature and contains a population of approximately 2,000 people. The primary geographical structure of the community, both in terms of physical structures and population distribution is the long, narrow valley. The Chilcotin Highway 20 (stretches from the Government wharf (on the Pacific Ocean) through the extent of the populated portion of the valley, through Hagensborg and Firvale before climbing to the Chilcotin Plateau. The entire population of the community lives on either side of this road or very near to it.

    Both Bella Coola and Hagensborg have essential services including retail outlets for groceries and hardware, gas stations and repair shops, Canada Post offices, gift shops, and places to purchase fishing/hunting licenses. Banking can be done at the Williams Lake & District Credit Union in Bella Coola; ATMs are located at the Hagensborg Shop Easy, Thunderbird Store, the Credit Union and the Bella Coola General Hospital. The Bella Coola General Hospital has a walk-in clinic and a pharmacy. There is no permanent veterinary service in the Valley.

    Bella Coola also has a gym, an outdoor rink, an outdoor public pool, an organic market as well as numerous arts, gifts and coffee shops.

    Recreation

    In the Bella Coola Valley, you will find an abundance of fresh water, fresh air, wildlife and outdoor recreation. During the winter months, you can enjoy cross-country skiing, snow machining, snowboarding or skiing on the local hill in Tweedsmuir Park, skating at the outdoor rink or taking part in the weekly volleyball and basketball games. Summers are filled with hiking the many trails, kayaking or fishing in the rivers or ocean, horse riding, biking, rock climbing, or just taking a dip in the refreshing pools along the river. There is something here for every outdoor enthusiast.

    Belarko Bear viewing has also been created by BC Parks. The station is located at a prime grizzly feeding spot on the Atnarko River. The station is open and staffed from mid-August to mid-October, when bears are active along the river banks. The Great Bear Rainforest on the central coast of British Columbia is a world renowned wilderness eco-tour destination. It is one of the world’s few remaining old-growth temperate rainforests. It is also the home of coastal wolves, black bears, grizzlies and the unique Kermode “Spirit Bear.”

    In recent years, the mountainous terrain around (and accessible from) the Bella Coola Valley has become a publicized destination for heli-skiing, with a number of skiing movies filmed in the area, and local companies advertising access to 1.5 million acres (6,100 km2) of terrain.

    Bella Coola offers a well-known music festival on the third weekend of July, as well as a rodeo on July long weekend.

    History

    For more information on the History of the Nuxalk First Nations and the Bella Coola Valley visit the Bella Coola website.

    Map Reference

    52°22'52.32"N and 126°35'13.63"W

    Investment Features

    Rental property or Airbnb potential

    Services

    • BC Hydro
    • Septic tank
    • Community water
    • Electric and wood heat - WETT inspected

    Improvements

    • 1,355 ft2 home
    • 12 x 24 ft wired shop

    Tax Details

    $1,801.59 (2021)

    Zoning

    R1

    Legal

    LOT 7, SECTION 2, RANGE 3, COAST DISTRICT, PLAN 21746, EXCEPT PART IN PLAN 36834
    PID 003-444-490

    Maps & Plans

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    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.

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