196 Johnstone Rd Nelson, British Columbia V1L 6H9

5 Bedroom 4 Bathroom 3180
Heat Pump, Central Air Conditioning Heat Pump, Forced Air


One of a kind historic waterfront home on Kootenay Lake. Built as a summer home for a prominent Nelson family in the early 1900s, details of its history abound throughout the property. Historic gardens with stone walls create idyllic outdoor spaces. Majestic stairs lead to your own private cove with 120' of beautiful sandy beach, deepwater moorage & dock. The original granite wall ice house still stands & has been converted to a workshop/wine cellar. The home has two legal residences, with stunning lake views & incredible outdoor living spaces. The upper suite is bright & open, two bedroom, one bathroom with generous decks. This residence offers two incredible covered decks, & spacious three bedroom, three bath living. Lower level has lake/town views, stone walls, sauna, bedroom, bathroom & kitchenette - perfect for visitors. Extensive updating of mechanical systems, heat pump with air conditioning, water system, updated wiring, plumbing & recent renovations, all with a very thoughtful eye for detail. Double detached garage, paved driveway & lots of parking! This exceptional waterfront is minutes from Nelson, situated on a quiet road, & just steps from hiking. (id:33122)

Property Details

MLS® Number 2470828
Property Type Single Family
Community Name North Nelson to Kokanee Creek
Features Private Yard
View Type Mountain View, City View, Lake View


Bathroom Total 4
Bedrooms Total 5
Basement Development Partially Finished
Basement Features Walk Out
Basement Type Unknown (partially Finished)
Constructed Date 1905
Construction Material Wood Frame
Cooling Type Heat Pump, Central Air Conditioning
Exterior Finish Other
Flooring Type Mixed Flooring
Foundation Type Stone
Heating Fuel Electric
Heating Type Heat Pump, Forced Air
Roof Material Unknown
Roof Style Unknown
Size Interior 3180
Type House
Utility Water Lake/river Water Intake


Acreage No
Sewer Septic Tank
Size Irregular 14374
Size Total 14374 Sqft
Size Total Text 14374 Sqft
Zoning Type Country Residential


Level Type Dimensions
Above Dining Room 9'6 x 13
Above Kitchen 9'9 x 10'9
Above Living Room 19'7 x 17'11
Above Primary Bedroom 13'4 x 13
Above Full Bathroom Measurements not available
Above Bedroom 11'6 x 13'1
Lower Level Other 6 x 8'9
Lower Level Full Bathroom Measurements not available
Lower Level Bedroom 8'7 x 11'10
Lower Level Den 15'2 x 9'11
Lower Level Family Room 14'9 x 12'7
Lower Level Storage 18 x 11'5
Main Level Dining Room 9'1 x 13'2
Main Level Laundry Room 9'1 x 5'2
Main Level Kitchen 12'10 x 9'8
Main Level Dining Nook 12'10 x 8'7
Main Level Living Room 15'5 x 18'7
Main Level Living Room 8'8 x 14'6
Main Level Other 8'8 x 7'3
Main Level Primary Bedroom 12'9 x 10'3
Main Level Ensuite Measurements not available
Main Level Full Bathroom Measurements not available
Main Level Bedroom 12'11 x 12'7
Main Level Den 8'8 x 10'3