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3275 Exeter Road, Oak Bay Victoria, BC

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When you are thinking of a family home what do you see? I'll bet this place is it. Welcome to the UPLANDS. Bright, extensively updated and upgraded and move in ready. The main floor addition was created by well known architect, Nigel Banks. Modernized by the open concept living of the kitchen/family room, the perfect laundry room setup with lots of cupboards and counter space that continues to a large Master Suite, large walk-in closet and an ensuite with elevated counters all feeling like a separate wing that leads to a patio door from the Master suite to the glorious private back garden that awaits your hot tub experience. A high efficiency gas boiler that only emist steam with a recirculation system to provide hot water on demand, HVC (heat, ventilation and air exchange system), Pella Windows and doors. Modern kitchen with pull out cabinetry, pantry, under counter lighting, oversize sink and an elevated dishwasher. Oak floors throughout most of the home with a square shape staircase leading to three additional bedrooms, ensuite and another spacious full bathroom. Additional patios and decking added to several areas to allow for more flexibility along with a fully fenced property with high hedges on three sides for privacy and perfect for a family pet. Royal Victoria Yacht Club just around the corner. Convenient bus route access to the University of Victoria and Uplands Golf Coarse. A few notes from the owners regarding the garden: The yard is fully fenced with very high hedges on three sides (Thuja, Cypress and Pyramidal Cedar along with other evergreens that create this seclusion. Between February through to July there are mature Rhododendrons and Azaleas in bloom. Many other plants in the garden for example...Weeping Sequoia, Hydrangeas, a very mature purple Magnolia which blooms twice a year, a fruit bearing apple tree, several large Maples-Rainbow/Red Japanese varieties, a mature Imperial Peony, Lilies abound, Hellebore's, California Lilacs, Red Hot Pokers, Ferns and Hostas, varieties of Clematis and Fuchsias, Dahlias, Variegated Holly and more...