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    Windermere Valley Ranch - Windermere, BC

    Kootenays Listing No. 22075

    A private and unique 160-acre property boasting spectacular views. A wildlife oasis backing onto Crown land and overlooking Mt. Tegart.


    Price
    $1,495,000

    Size
    160 acres

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    Description

    An exception and rare offering in the Windermere Valley. This family heirloom property consists of a west facing 160 acres, a 2 bedroom home, a small guest cabin, a 20’ x 30’ barn (both the barn and cabin built in 1905), a 20’ x 42’ shop, 30’ x 120’ equipment shed, a horse corral and training ring. Approximately 30 acres are in hay production with an irrigation water licence from Windermere Creek. A good portion of this property is in mature timber, home to a large resident elk herd and a variety of other forms of wildlife. The A-2 (Rural Residential) Zoning bylaw allows for a wide range of permitted uses, with approximately half of the property within the ALR. Located in a very private setting with spectacular mountain and valley views, 5 minutes off Highway 97, 10 minutes to Windermere Lake and only 15 minutes from Invermere. A truly unique property in a great location!

    Location

    2380 Alpine Rd - Windermere, BC

    Access

    From Windermere, drive south on Highway 93 for 1 kilometre. Turn right on Kootenay No.3 Road. Stay on No.3 Road and turn right on Alpine Road. Follow Alpine Road to the end.

    Area Data

    The Columbia Valley is the name used for a region in the Rocky Mountain Trench near the headwaters of the Columbia River between the town of Golden and the Canal Flats. The main hub of the valley is the town of Invermere. Other towns include Radium Hot Springs, Windermere and Fairmont Hot Springs. The Panorama Ski Resort is located near the valley.

    Recreation

    Equine, lake sports, golf, hiking, mountain biking, skiing.

    History

    Arthur H. Tegart first visited the Valley in 1887, then he went prospecting in the Yukon. In 1898 he returned to the Valley and homesteaded a 1/2 section (320 acres) 4 miles south of Windermere and established the Alpine Ranch. Water Licence from Windermere Creek was obtained. To help establish the ranch, Arthur rawhided copper from the Swansea Mine. The family lived in a log cabin near the creek.

    Map Reference

    50°27'23.13"N and 115°55'2.56"W

    Investment Features

    Timber.

    Services

    Hydro, Internet.

    Improvements

    Home, cabin, barn, shop, equipment shed, corral and ring.

    Tax Details

    $3,190 (2021)

    Zoning

    A-2

    Legal

    District Lot 5107, Kootenay Land District
    PID 016-400-011

    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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