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4 beds 1.5 baths
5716 Lower Elk Valley Road Sparwood, BC SIGN # 266307


This is a great opportunity to purchase 6.7 rural acres, offering a unique blend of private country living, just a short drive from the amenities of Sparwood.

There is a 4 bedroom home, as well as outbuildings including a large heated building that is currently set up as a kennel. A creek borders the rear of the property, with wonderful mountain scenery on all sides.

Details of the main home:

- Main: 1296 sq.ft; Basement: 1484 sq.ft; Total 2780 sq.ft.
- 4 beds, full bathroom, half bathroom off master, shower in the basement.
- Open-plan living room, dining room & kitchen.
- 2 brick fireplaces (3 brick lined chimneys).
- Patio off living room with stunning mountain views.
- Full basement: Sauna, laundry room pantry, work/storage area, furnace room, open-plan rec room.
- Outside wood burning boiler is main heat/hot water source.
- Backup heat/hot water is natural gas.
- Low maintenance exterior: Brick & Hardiboard, metal roof.
- Large energy efficient windows.
- Attached carport.

Property highlights:

- Kennel building which was used as a boarding kennel for 7 years, cedar beam construction, underfloor heat, central vacuum, lots of natural light. Can be adapted to other uses.
- Shop, small log barn, large hay/RV storage shed, two wood sheds.
- Outdoor pool.
- Large vegetable garden.
- Asphalt driveway to the house, gravel driveway to the kennel.
- Property is fully fenced with paige wire.
- 2 wells.

This one of a kind property has been built to last and lovingly maintained by the original owner.

It occupies a great location surrounded by the Canadian Rockies:

- 5 minutes to the Elk River.
- 5 minuites to the Elk Valley airstrip.
- 15 minutes to schools and amenities in Sparwood.
- Close to Elkford & access to the upper Elk Valley & Elk Lakes (fishing, biking , hiking).
- 35 minutes from world class skiing & recreation in Fernie.
- 3 hours from Calgary.

This unique property gives you the opportunity to live a back to basics lifestyle with peace and privacy.

With limited development it could have a number of uses:

- Run your own animal boarding business, or lease to others.
- Ideal for a small hobby farm.
- No chemicals on the property for 30 years (could certify as organic).
- Ideal to raise pigs, chickens, turkeys.
- Suitable for horses or cows (apply for farm status & reduce property taxes).

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Property Details

  • Property Type:
    Farm or Acreage with dwelling
  • Property Use:
  • Annual Taxes:
  • Age:
    38 years old (circa 1981)
  • Exterior:
    Brick, Fibre cement, Stone
  • Flooring:
    Ceramic Tile, Hardwood
  • Levels:
  • Space:
    2,780 sq. ft. (258 m2)
  • Foundation:
    Poured Concrete
  • Basement:
  • Cabinets:
  • Countertop:
  • Driveway:
  • Heat Method:
    Boiler, Forced Air
  • Heat Source:
    Natural Gas, Wood
  • Zoning:
  • Lot:
    291,852 sq. ft. / 6.70 ac. (27,113 m2)
  • Water Source:
  • Waste Water:
    Septic Field

Location Details

Health & Wellness
  • Walking Trails
  • School Bus Route



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