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    Newly Renovated Lakefront Home - Dean River Place - Nimpo Lake, BC

    Cariboo Chilcotin Listing No. 22221

    Newly renovated four season, fully furnished, lakefront home on Nimpo Lake. Picturesque, peaceful, lakefront property. Gently sloping, partially treed. Dock & fire-pit to enjoy your evenings with friends & family. Very easy access, fully serviced, excellent fishing/hunting.


    FOREIGN BUYER BAN DOES NOT APPLY


    Price
    Reduced $315,000

    Size
    1.05 acres

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    Description

    The very tastefully renovated and decorated home comes fully furnished and offers a large, open concept kitchen/living room with 1 bedroom, 1 3-piece bath and a loft. The main floor offers new kitchen cabinets, stainless appliances, new flooring, new 3-piece bath with new washer/dryer and all furnishings. The vaulted ceilings and large windows make this a very welcoming and bright living space complete with a central, wood burning fireplace. The 19’ x 9’ loft is perfect for a small playroom, extra sleeping space or just storage. The home has had many upgrades including the roof being removed, repaired, insulated and replaced, skirting around the outside and a WETT inspection on the stove.

    The large, picturesque yard is gently sloping with large grassy area as well as numerous treed areas offering some shade and privacy. The low bank waterfront is perfect for evening lakeside fires or lawn games with family and friends.

    This property also offers an insulated and wired, 22’5 x 14’2 shop for tinkering or storing your lawn and fishing toys as well as an easily accessible woodshed.

    This is your opportunity to purchase your families new recreational destination or home, get away from the chaos of life to relax, fish, swim and explore the great outdoors.

    Location

    1046 Dean River Place - Nimpo Lake - Chilcotin

    Access

    Very easy access on well-maintained paved roads. From Williams Lake follow Highway 20 West 290 km through the towns of Alexis Creek, Tatla Lake through to Nimpo Lake. Just before Nimpo Lake turn left onto Dean River Place. The home is on the right, overlooking the lake.

    From Bella Coola, follow Highway 20 East approximately 160 km through Hagensborg, over Heckman Pass, through Tweedsmuir Park and continue past Anahim Lake. Just after Nimpo Lake you will see Dean River Place Road on the right.

    By air you can travel on Pacific Coastal to Anahim Lake on a 1-hour scheduled flight from Vancouver.

    Area Data

    Nimpo Lake sits on the Chilcotin Plateau surrounded by the Coastal, Itcha and Ulkatcho mountains. It is an excellent fishing lake, offering rainbow trout of up to five pounds. Nimpo Lake has appropriately been named the “Floatplane Capital of BC” and presently has two air charter companies providing a host of services to the many visitors. It also has many private float plane docks around the lake. Sightseeing charters are very popular because so much of this scenic area is only accessible by air. There are many alpine and high altitude lakes in the area for camping, fishing, hunting and hiking. A day will not go by in the summer when you won’t see a floatplane take off of the lake carrying visitors on a flightseeing tour to the Turner Lake chain for a multi-day canoe trip, or for a day of fishing on one of the pristine fly in lakes.

    Nimpo Lake is also a favourite stop for many pilots flying on their way to the Yukon or Alaska who have become accustomed to refuelling here. Nimpo Lake is at 3,655 ft elevation with spectacular views of the Coast Mountain Range to the South. It is a relatively calm lake well known for its trout fishing, kayaking, canoeing or just drifting with a fishing line.

    The Nimpo Lake Community can also satisfy your needs with a general store, fuel station, a bakery, a restaurant and many full service accommodations.

    Recreation

    Nimpo Lake is long, deep, and packed full of great fishing. As if the lake itself weren’t enough, it’s also part of the Dean River system, which in itself is world-class fishing.

    Many species of wildlife can been seen in the area including deer, moose, caribou, bears, wolves, cougars and several species of birds.

    Surrounded by the snow-capped Coastal Mountain Range, tranquil lakes and expansive grasslands, Anahim Lake and Nimpo Lake have year-round outdoor adventure opportunities including fishing, hunting, canoeing, boating, hiking, horseback riding, bird watching, cross-country skiing, ice-fishing and snowmobiling to name a few.

    Nearby parks (Tweedsmuir provincial Park to the west, Itcha Ilgachuz Provincial Park to the north and Tsyl'os Provincial Park to the southeast) also provide incredible year round, wilderness recreation terrain.

    History

    First Nations Culture and History

    The South Carrier and Chilcotin First Nations inhabited Anahim Lake and the Interior Plateau centuries before European exploration. First Nations people in the area established routes known as the "Grease Trails" which stretch north to the Quesnel River, south to 100 Mile House and west to Bella Coola. Anahim Lake is named for Chief Anu x'im (pronounced "An-no-him"), meaning "the beginning of creation," or "the dawn of time when the first light came in."

    Ranching and Local Legends

    Alexander Mackenzie chiefly led European exploration. Soon ranchers, including local legends Panhandle Phillips and Richmond Hobson, settled Anahim Lake. These ranchers used the Blackwater Trail, which passes between the mountains, for transporting supplies. Today, the trail is used for horseback riding. Hobson documented the lives of ranchers in his bestselling books, Grass Beyond the Mountains, Nothing too Good for a Cowboy, and The Rancher Takes a Wife. The CBC television series, "Nothing Too Good for A Cowboy" is based on these stories.

    Map Reference

    52°18'44.85"N and 125° 8'6.38"W

    Investment Features

    This beautifully renovated and fully furnished home is move in ready and perfect for a rental or Airbnb.

    Services

    • Well water
    • Septic
    • BC Hydro power
    • Internet - fiber optics
    • Wood Heat - WETT certified
    • Electric baseboards

    Tax Details

    $557.91 (2022)

    Zoning

    RL - Lakeside Rural

    Legal

    LOT 8 DISTRICT LOT 998 RANGE 3 COAST DISTRICT PLAN 27542
    PID 006-430-741

    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.

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