Fernwood-Oak Bay Border House for sale: 3 bedroom Character Home


1737 Bank Street, Fernwood-Oak Bay Border, Victoria, BC

MLS®#: 281261
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  • Property Value$585,000
  • Sold on 2010-08-29
  • Property Address1737 Bank Street, Fernwood-Oak Bay Border, Victoria, BC, V8R 4V7, Canada
  • TypeHouse
  • StyleCharacter
  • BasementYes
  • Parkingdriveway
  • Year Built1912
  • Taxes$3,105.
  • Living Area2,350 sq.ft.
  • Lot Frontage40 ft
  • Lot Depth120 ft
  • Lot Size Area4,800 sq.ft.
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2 full

Fernwood-Oak Bay Border

1737 Bank Street, Fernwood-Oak Bay Border, Victoria, BC, V8R 4V7, Canada


This is a renovated 1912 Character house on the Oak Bay border. Whether you call it Arts and Crafts, Craftsman or Character this style of architecture is virtually a signature piece for anywhere along the West Coast but especially here in Victoria. Combine that with the convenience of being within walking distance of anything you need including the Royal Jubilee Hospital and you have yourself a great home. Updates include roof, gutters, windows, paint, gas, refinished floors, restored fireplace and hearth with antique Mahogany mantle, fixtures and appliances included. Large attic space could also be useful by adding some windows and maybe dormers (confirm with Victoria Municipality). Outside, a great deck perfect for entertaining over looks the back garden. Bus routes galore - University of Victoria, Camosun Collage, Downtown, Shopping, Beach...all yours! Below is a Google Map showing the route from (A) 1737 Bank Street to (B) Willows Elementary School located at 2780 Richmond Road while the original school is under renovation (C) Lansdowne Middle School located at 1765 Lansdowne Road (D) Oak Bay Secondary School located at 2101 Cadboro Bay Road all of these schools offer French Immersion Programs as well.
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Professionally Painted 2006-2007.
Restored Walls and Ceilings.
Thermopane Windows Throughout 2005.
New Roof and Gutters 2009.
Restored Fir Floors.
Fireplace Improved with a Period Mahogany Mantel and New Ceramic Tile Surround.
Mclaren Light Fixtures.
Gas Furnace and Gas Stove.
Fridge, Stove, Washer, Dryer, Blinds Included In The Price.


Centrally located in the Fernwood neighborhood of Victoria. This is an appealing enclave of the neighborhood known as Jubilee or 'Oak Bay Border'. This lovely home fronts onto a quiet street. The Jubilee Hospital and a range of stores and services are located at the Fort Street/Foul Bay Junction.
BC Liquor Store
Starbucks Coffee
Dairy Queen
Eugene's Greek Restaurant
Blockbuster Video
Pet Store and more.

Listing Provided By

Royal LePage Coast Capital Realty-Oak Bay

Neighborhood Info

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  • Royal Lepage Coast Capital Realty Oak Bay
  • 2541 Estevan Avenue
  • Victoria, BC
  • V8R 2S6