House For Sale in Creston, BC

3650 Phillips Rd


Self Sufficiency on Private 6 Acres

House / Acreage / Detached House For Sale in Creston, BC - 3+1 bed, 3 bathHouse / Acreage / Detached House For Sale in Creston, BC - 3+1 bed, 3 bathHouse / Acreage / Detached House For Sale in Creston, BC - 3+1 bed, 3 bath

This seller is offers a 1% commission to any real estate agent who brings an acceptable offer from a qualified buyer.

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A 1% commission will be provided to either a private buyer or in the case of a realtor assisted sale.

Looking for Self Sufficiency?
1) Perpetual Heating Costs Covered - 6 Acre wood supply with wood-burning, furnace fan driven house heating, and
2) Grow Your Own Food - Grow just about anything in hot Creston summers with plenty of garden space potential, and
3) Store Your Food - Dual chambered, house accessible root cellar. Primary dry ante-room and secondary, larger wet modified, second chamber, and
4) 2nd Dwelling Option (R2 zoning) - 3 choices - Convert shop mezzanine (appr. 500 sq. ft.) to living space, or convert small shop, or utilize extra roadway to access upper lot area with building site, for new 2nd dwelling , and
5) Business Potential - Massive shop space ready for your home business opportunity - shop space stays cool in hot summer heat - for free! with TBT construction (see below), and
6) Clean & Pure Water - From a relatively shallow, abundant well - no chlorine or fluoride allowed on this property!

As the original owner/builder, Thermal Break Technology has been applied to all major buildings on this property (see references*). This means naturally cool in Creston summer heat and cozy warm in wintertime.

Renovations to the subject house/property were completed in 2015, and were comprised of the following ($75,000.00 renovation cost):

i) new roof (home),

ii) rock work, interior/exterior (home),

iii) new doors (home),

iv) new windows (home),

v) new flooring, up & down (home),

vi) new casing, baseboards, plinth blocks (home),

vii) new concrete counter tops throughout (home),

viii) new vanities, faucets, kitchen sink/faucet (home),

ix) new pantry & entry way addition (home),

x) new master bedroom, “bay” addition (home),

xi) new independent garden shed,

xii) new loft space addition to the large shop,

xiii) retaining wall & tiered garden/fruit tree & deer fence construction

xiv) 2 “secret spaces” added (home)

xv) House accessible woodshed (home).

Extra-large bedrooms and 8 pc. master ensuite make for comfortable living for the family. Large family room & pantry, with concrete countertops throughout add to the list of attractive features. Hidden spaces will be revealed to the new owner. Master ensuite includes: his/hers sinks; his/hers shower heads in 4x6 shower space; toilet; bidet; 6' soaker tub; 4x6 dry sauna.

Massive, 3300 sq. ft. of shop space allows for home business activity and/or secondary suite potential. Functional attributes include a 200A service and fixed jib crane. The mezzanine in the largest shop is suitable for suite potential.

Abundant, clear, crisp water from private well, for your health.

Liberal R2 zoning allows for all of your HBB plans or a 2nd dwelling. This property is NOT in the B.C. Agricultural Land Reserve, and therefore is not subject to the many ALR rules.

Garden area with fruit trees and a house accessible, dual chambered concrete/earth root cellar (14' x 9').

Large parking lot allow for all vehicles including large RV's with 2 RV cleanouts/drains on the property.

Plenty of deck space, over 3 surfaces, for enjoying the views or entertaining during warm Creston summer months.

Steps to your woodshed; perpetual 6-acre woodlot;
furnace fan heat distribution & custom rock, heat bank feature wall... all for your heating comfort.

Note: All buildings on this property are built & maintained mouse-proof!

There are no LEAKING PEX JOINTS and NO CHEMICAL LEACHING INTO THE WATER SUPPLY on this property. Why? Because we only ever use copper supply lines in our building projects. Copper has a 70 year history of being a healthy, integral & lasting component of a water supply system!

* What does THERMAL BREAK TECHNOLOGY mean to you? It means that heat transfer through the wood frame of the house & shops are almost eliminated, whether it be keeping out Creston hot summer heat or losing internally generated heat during the winter months - FOREVER! For details & documented evidence of this building system, exclusively utilized and proven over the past 35 years, please refer to: (35 years TBT Construction experience) (3 short videos on TB Technology)

Note: Built in 1989; major renovation 2015.

Give us a call at 250-499-7198 (home) or 250-499-2446 (business) to book your private, no obligation showing. We'll be happy to show you around.

2023 BC Assessment - $799,000; 2024 BC Assessment - $753,000.

Other Features
Wood Stove
Games Room
Second Level Bedroom - Primary 4.75m x 3.12m   (15'7" x 10'3")
Second Level Bedroom 5.33m x 3.20m   (17'6" x 10'6")
Second Level Bedroom 5.33m x 3.20m   (17'6" x 10'6")
Second Level Den 4.88m x 3.20m   (16'0" x 10'6")
Second Level 6pc Ensuite Bath 4.75m x 4.11m   (15'7" x 13'6")
Second Level 4pc Bathroom 4.88m x 1.68m   (16'0" x 5'6")
Main Level Kitchen 5.49m x 3.12m   (18'0" x 10'3")
Main Level Living Room 4.88m x 4.83m   (16'0" x 15'10")
Main Level Cold Room / Cellar 4.34m x 2.82m   (14'3" x 9'3")
Basement Storage 10.97m x 2.74m   (36'0" x 9'0")
Main Level Dining Room 3.96m x 3.35m   (13'0" x 11'0")
Main Level Family Room 6.71m x 3.96m   (22'0" x 13'0")
Map Location

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3650 Phillips Rd, Creston, British Columbia, Canada   V0B 1G2

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The Basics
  • Property Type: House / Acreage / Detached House
  • Ad Type: For Sale
  • Ownership: Freehold/Fee Simple
  • Listing ID: 985849
Price: $795,000
Main Features
3+1 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
Square Feet
6.05 acres
Lot Size
2 Storeys
Built in 1989
Annual Taxes
Bathroom Types - Click to Expand
Carport, Covered Parking, Detached Garage, Indoor Parking, Parking Lot

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