As we adapt to spending more time at home, day dreams of hyper helpful (and entertaining) at-home amenities begin to dance in our heads. From the comfort of your couch, we’re bringing you an inside look into great properties with cool modern conveniences—from rec rooms to home theaters, wine cellars to home offices.
3605 CADBORO BAY ROAD | VICTORIA
This fully renovated, exceptionally designed home captures stunning views of the Victoria Royal Yacht Club, Cadboro Bay, Tine Mile Point and The Islands. Designed for at-home relaxation, entertainment and family gatherings, the five-bedroom residence features a gourmet chef’s kitchen, an expansive rec room with pool table, a home theater with custom seating, a wine cellar and a separate suite with kitchen. Work in the luxury and comfort of home in the private office, relax around one of the fireplaces or unwind the soaking tub with a picture-perfect water view. 3605 Cadboro Bay is represented by Jason Binab.
1851 CRESCENT ROAD | VICTORIA
Tranquility and helpful amenities abound in this three-level estate, which looks out over the serene Strait of Georgia and offers a view of the Olympic Mountains in the distance. Interior spaces are thoughtfully configured by Victoria’s premier architect, Peter de Hoog, to accomodate groups but also provide privacy. A sunlit kitchen offers a large island for dining in, while an adjacent family room features a decorative gas fireplace, perfect for cozying up with a cup of tea. From the private guest level, south-facing, retractable doors lead to an open-air, oxygenated infinity pool and patio—plus, a private elevator allows easy access to each floor. This three-bedroom, five-bath residence is represented by Jason Binab and Sarah Binab.
1403 FAIRFIELD ROAD | VICTORIA
This five-bedroom, four-bath home provides 3,500 square feet of living space brimming with helpful features. Cook up an at-home feast in the chef-inspired kitchen, which boasts a generous butler’s pantry, screen the latest films in the media room (complete with a wet bar) or head into the home office to get some work done. A self-contained two-bedroom suite is convenient for hosting visitors. Upstairs, find a luxurious suite with an oversized shower, soaking tub, dressing room and access to a large deck. 1402 Fairfield Road is represented by Erica Scheffer.
600 LINKLEAS AVENUE | VICTORIA
Working from home will be a total delight in this quiet, 3,753-square-foot estate in South Oak Bay, which features a sleek private office on the main level, complete with a built-in desk. Out back are two large patios, which provide ample space for enjoying the lush greenery that abounds throughout the home’s 28,000-square-foot lot. A well-appointed master suite with a generous dressing room resides on the second level, and down on the lower level is a spacious wine cellar. 600 Linkleas Avenue is represented by Jason Binab and Sarah Binab.