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    Turnkey Wilderness Lakefront Retreat - Titetown Lake, BC

    Cariboo Chilcotin Listing No. 20078

    3.82 acres of lakefront with 962 ft2 Lindwood. Includes extensive list of items - side-by-side, backhoe and tractor. Fire suppression sprinklers. Wired workshop, woodshed, root cellar/storage building, 4-bay pole covered parking, and second cabin with a kitchen & toilet.


    Price
    $258,800

    Size
    3.82 acres

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    Description

    A chance to purchase an impressive property in a prime location. The property is a total of 3.82 acres located on the Titetown Lake Peninsula on picturesque Titetown Lake. The acreage is quite flat with a medium sloping bank to the lake, with swimming areas, boat launch and float plane mooring. This parcel maintains total tranquility while offering sweeping views of Titetown Lake and approximately 170 ft of private frontage. This is a rare opportunity for a “turnkey” private retreat in the beautiful backcountry of British Columbia.

    The property is entirely off-grid with a mixture of solar, and a backup generator for power. A drilled well and high quality septic field has also been put in place. Heat comes from a combination of wood and propane, and provides ample heat throughout the winter. The area is also well supported satellite Internet. All of these features allow for comfortable year-round use. The property is also made accessible year-round by a public road that is frequently maintained and graded.

    Systems have been put in place to prevent the risk of forest fire with permanently mounted sprinklers and dedicated fire suppression pumps.

    The property includes a newer Lindwood home situated on 3.82 acres of lakefront. Please contact the listing REALTOR® to see the extensive list of included items that will be included in the sale, such as, side-by-side, backhoe and tractor.

    The home has two bedrooms, kitchen and large living room with sliding glass doors that open onto a deck in the lake. The house has hardwood flooring, vaulted ceilings, 2 sundecks, a wood stove, dishwasher, a propane stove and fridge. The home is all set up with furnishings in the comforts of city living, but with excellent privacy and direct access to endless amounts of backcountry. For anybody interested in the outdoors, fishing, hunting, ATVing, snowmobiling this property is a natural fit. Wildlife is everywhere with, deer, moose, bears, grouse and good fishing in the lake for rainbow trout and Kokanee salmon.

    There is a wired workshop, woodshed, root cellar/storage building, 4-bay pole barn/covered parking, and another cabin with a kitchen and toilet. Move in with everything already set up for you.

    Call the listing REALTOR® today for more information or to book a time to go by for a look.

    Access

    From Prince George

    Follow Highway 16 west approximately 6 km south from Prince George. On the left hand side of the highway (after about 6 km) there will be a sign indicating entrance to the Blackwater Road. Take it (left turn, coming from Prince George), after following the Blackwater Road for approximately 76 km you will intersect with the Batnuni Road (Batnuni is a right turn—a left turn would lead you to Quesnel. Turn right!). Continue on the Batnuni Road for approximately 53 km. The entrance to the Titetown Road is on the left. Turn left and continue on the Titetown Road, across the cement bridge and go to 4456 Titetown Road.

    From Quesnel

    Head northbound on N. Fraser Drive from Quesnel for approx. 9 km. Take a right-hand turn onto Black Water Road and follow for approx. 65 km. There will be a three-way intersection with directions shown by a green sign. From this point take the left hand turn down Batnuni Road. Follow Batnuni Road for approx. 53 km and the entrance to Titetown Lake will be on the left hand side.

    Area Data

    The area of Titetown Lake is well worth the drive and gives owners ultimate privacy in beautiful rural BC. This region offers excellent fishing and hunting through the spring, summer and fall, as well as winter sports to keep you entertained when the snow flies. Logging has occurred throughout the region in the past and there is an intricate system of high quality logging roads that grants access to an abundance of Crown land.

    Within Titetown Lake there are 8 small islands which have been known to attract wildlife. Animals that have been seen in the region include moose, bear, foxes, otters and an abundance of deer. In regards to waterfowl and birds, the lake is home to eagles, loons, osprey, ducks and geese among many others.

    Titetown Lake is deep lake for this region of the province and is river fed. These key components make the lake a prime fishing location and owners in the past have caught rainbow trout, Kokanee, Dolly Varden and char.

    Recreation

    The property is located in prime wilderness and has all types of recreation that country living has to offer. In the summer time, the lakefront will provide opportunity to get on the water with boating, fishing and swimming. For those looking to relax, the sightseeing of wildlife from the front porch in the sunshine will be time well spent, especially in the spring. In the fall, the region has prime hunting opportunity for a variety of big and small game animals. There is also an impressive amount of high quality logging roads that help gain access to secluded cut blocks and backcountry that will provide major opportunity to explore. The property even has activities in the winter with picturesque snow falls and opportunity for snow showing, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling.

    History

    The property is located in a pristine area of British Columbia with a rich history. The area was first utilized in order to provide access to the Nuxalk-Carrier grease trail, also known as the Alexander Mackenzie Heritage Trail. Four miles down from the subject property there is a natural fjord where horses used to transport materials would cross and continue the trail to Bella Coola.

    This region of the province also has an impressive history of cattle drives. Local literature tells stories of these drives and their journey through this region of the Cariboo.

    In 2013 a surrounding portion of Titetown Lake became a national park. The park is 1,070 hectares and is known as “Titetown Provincial Park.” The park protects surrounding mature pine and aspen forests plentiful with wildlife. Several large glacial depressions are spread out throughout the park and are referred to as “Mackenzie’s Bowls.”

    Boundaries

    Please see mapping section - all boundaries are approximate.

    Map Reference

    53°19'15.50"N and 123°48'49.28"W

    Services

    • Solar power
    • Back-up generator
    • Propane
    • Septic
    • Drilled well
    • Satellite Internet

    Improvements

    • Main House - Newer Lindwood home is 962 square feet. two bedrooms, kitchen and large living room with sliding glass doors that open onto a deck in the lake. The house has hardwood flooring, vaulted ceilings, 2 sundecks, a wood stove and propane heat, a propane stove and fridge.
    • Original Cabin - 450 square foot original cabin needs some renovation, but has plenty of character. Has full kitchen and bathroom.
    • Wired workshop
    • Woodshed
    • Root cellar/storage building
    • 4-bay pole barn/covered parking

      Tax Details

      $785 (2019)

      Zoning

      RR3

      Legal

      LOT 5 DISTRICT LOT 1346 CARIBOO DISTRICT PLAN 21563
      PID 009-469-231

      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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