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367A Robinson Road, Salt Spring Island BC V8K 2X4

Under Offer

Dunbabin Estate

House - Salt Spring Island BC


The unique topography of the Dunbabin Estate affords serene natural beauty and consummate privacy with the main lodge and caretaker’s home overlooking Nelson Lake. A discerning buyer might choose to purchase this singular property for private enjoyment, however, more than 50 years of careful stewardship have also bestowed unique entitlements providing it with significant opportunities for legacy conservation or development. Exclusively listed with Sotheby’s International Realty Canada

Additional Details:

  • Picturesque parklike property with extensive trail network
  • Long paved driveway through a mature forest (almost half mile)
  • 1.5 miles to town and convenient to ferries (Vancouver and Vancouver Island routes)
  • Covenanted for 13 lot subdivision
  • Overlooking a fresh water lake – approximately 6 acres
  • Bordering a park with freshwater creek, footpath bridges, and fern gully
  • Completely furnished; many antiques
  • Main residence finished in wood, tile and glass
  • Exquisite kitchen and baths
  • Each bedroom with deluxe ensuite
  • 1,300 sq.ft. of decking
  • Solid core interior doors; several 8’ft tall; all 3’ft wide
  • Security system
  • Camera system
  • 2,600 sq.ft workshop; 600 sq.ft storage area
  • 12′ ft. ceilings and garage door opening for drive-in equipment
  • Back-up diesel auxiliary house generator
  • Lakeside golf putting green
  • Property is almost entirely fenced
  • Majestic woods
  • Equipment shed
  • Quanset hut (approx. 3,000 sq.ft)


  • Zoning: Rural, Agricultural 1, General Employment 2
  • Water: Private wells (4 drilled)
  • Water license
  • Waste: Private septic
  • Taxes: $12,100.96
  • Balance of New Home Warranty until 2024
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