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    1.73 Acre Oceanfront Close to Maple Bay - Vancouver Island

    Vancouver Island & Southern Gulf Islands Listing No. 24022

    Road accessible, forested building lot overlooking Sansum Narrows & Salt Spring Island. Close proximity to amenities, marina with daily float plane service to Vancouver. Ideal for a full-time residence or recreational getaway. Power to the lot line, multiple building sites to choose from.


    1.73 acres

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    Affordable 1.73-acre road-accessible oceanfront building lot overlooking Sansum Narrows on Vancouver Island. Situated near Maple Bay, this fully treed oceanfront parcel offers breathtaking views of the ocean, mountains and Salt Spring Island. Fishing, crabbing, prawning, kayaking and an abundance of hiking trails right at your doorstep.

    This is the perfect setting to construct your dream home and revel in the peace and tranquility you've been longing for. Experience the serenity of living away from city chaos while still being close to essential amenities. Just minutes away from Maple Bay's marina, restaurants and daily float plane service to Vancouver.

    Whether you seek a permanent residence or a recreational retreat, this property fits the bill. Approximately 121 feet of ocean frontage, hydro is available at the lot line and there is an original recreational cabin near the beach with little to no value. With A2 zoning permitting bed and breakfast, this property offers versatile potential. Call to book your appointment to view today!


    8853 Stoney Hill Road - Duncan, BC


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    Area Data

    Sansum Narrows

    Sansum Narrows separates Vancouver and Salt Spring Islands and leads from the west end of Satellite Channel to the south end of Stewart Channel. It is 0.48 km (0.3 miles) wide at its narrowest part. The area offers excellent fishing, kayaking, boating and a great amount of marine life.

    Maple Bay

    Maple Bay is a picturesque seaside community located in the Cowichan Valley of southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia. A narrow inlet and surrounded by smooth, pebbled beaches, Maple Bay is home to marine activity all year-round.

    The sheltered haven of Maple Bay is situated halfway up Sansum Narrows, which separates Vancouver Island from Salt Spring Island, the largest and nearest of the Southern Gulf Islands.

    Maple Bay is serviced by floatplanes (Salt Spring Air and Harbour Air Seaplanes) that fly regularly scheduled flights several times a day from Maple Bay Marina to Ganges Harbour (Ganges Water Aerodrome) on Salt Spring Island, and then on to Vancouver (Vancouver International Water Airport/Vancouver International Airport and Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre).

    There are three commercial marinas and a public dock, as well as the Maple Bay Yacht Club and the Maple Bay Rowing Club.

    Maple Bay Marina is replacing many older boat sheds with new styles and fire resistant yacht enclosures, creating one the safest and most environmentally responsible marinas in British Columbia. Maple Bay Marina has also been recognized with an Eco-Rating of 4 anchors for their Environmental Best Practices by the Georgia Strait Alliance Clean Marine program.


    Please see mapping section, all boundaries are approximate.

    Map Reference

    48°48'1.66"N and 123°34'20.41"W




    Original recreational cabin that is a tear down with no value.

    Tax Details

    $4,660.74 (2023)


    A2 Rural
    Municipality of North Cowichan, Zoning Bylaw 1997

    Additional zoning information can be found on the Municipality of North Cowichan website.


    Lot 29, Section 3, Range 8, Comiaken District, Plan 9224
    PID 005-578-370

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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.