164 Pirates Lane Protection Island, British Columbia V9R 6R1


Escape city life and claim your spot here on beautiful Protection Island. This level, lightly treed piece of paradise has been prepped with a building site excavated to bedrock, It is serviced by municipal water and sewer. This is one of the highest lots on the island with the potential for second story ocean views. Bordered by parkland on the north side and partially on the east side, it has a peaceful vibe with arbutus, maple and douglas fir trees and it's a short walk to Smugglers Park & Beach, the Sports Court and the Community Garden. Protection Island is a diverse community of families, professionals, artisans and retirees. With its gorgeous waterfront parks and beaches, it offers true island life. Downtown Nanaimo is an easy 10 minute boat ride away. Connect to other major cities via Harbour Air Seaplanes, Helijet, BC Ferries and the Nanaimo Airport. Protection Island is exempt from BC's Speculation Tax. Protection Island is located in Nanaimo's inner harbour, on the east coast of Vancouver Island. It is part of the Gulf Islands, is family oriented and is serviced by a reliable friendly passenger ferry. It is a very special kind of place. The island is 170 acres and retains plenty of forested areas. With sandstone beaches and incredible views, Protection Island feels far away from the hustle and bustle of the city but is just a quick 10 minute ferry ride to all of the services and amenities that the city of Nanaimo has to offer. There are approximately 350 full-time residents on this island, many of whom attend school or work in Nanaimo and commute by private boat, ferry, or even kayak on a daily basis. A walk around the Island offers many beautiful beaches, forested parks and an abundance of wildlife and birds. It is also right beside Newcastle Island Marine Park. (id:16027)

Property Details

MLS® Number 927491
Property Type Vacant Land
Neigbourhood Protection Island
Features Level Lot, Park Setting, Private Setting, Partially Cleared, Other, Marine Oriented
Parking Space Total 2
View Type Ocean View



Acreage No
Size Irregular 9000
Size Total 9000 Sqft
Size Total Text 9000 Sqft
Zoning Description R3 Island Residential
Zoning Type Residential



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