Posted on April 19, 2012 by Eric Putoto
A bit of history. A bit of character. A lot of peace, quiet and freedom to make your property into just about anything you want. Sounds pretty idyllic if you’re into country living, doesn’t it? We have a great property available right now that fits this description. But first let me tell you a bit about the area it is situated in!
Heffley Creek is a neighbourhood along the Yellowhead Highway in Kamloops. It is bordered by the Thompson River to the West, Sun Peaks to the east, Rayleigh to the south, and Vinsula to the north. Heffley Creek has its roots as a farming community in the 1860s. It contains a neighbourhood general store, community hall and elementary school. Along with the Rayleigh neighborhood, it is physically separated from the rest of Kamloops by theThompson River and by the Kamloops Indian Reserve.
Now. About the property I want to tell you about! 5021 Heffley Louis Cr Road is a beautiful 9 year old custom built 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 2530 square ft home set on 33.9 acres and is listed for just $588,800. This non-basement home offers very large living spaces that are bright and airy. The great room features floor to ceiling windows with a tranquil view toward Louis Creek and the mountains. Both bedrooms feature en-suites and walk in closets. The crawl space is a walk-in crawl space that is tall enough to use as an excellent storage space.
The 33.9 acres is a simply amazing property and has two creeks running through it, one is year roundLouisCreekand the other, Cahilty Creek, is seasonal. The property has water rights onto Cahilty Creek. The shallow well nearLouisCreekprovides a private, very good, supply of water.
It is just 15 minutes toSunPeaks, 30 minutes to Barrier and 45 minutes toKamloops. 24 hours notice please.
If you want to have access to a variety of recreational activities, this is the place for you. Here is just a little taste of the many activities that are available in the surrounding area:
Fly, spin and troll fishing are available at several lakes in the area. Boat, rod and tackle rentals are available. The closest is at HeffleyLake. The most stunning is at Johnson Lake, theCaribbean of the North, around a 40 minute drive away.
There are thirteen 18-hole golf courses within 45 minutes drive from the area. The closest is at Sun Peaks Resort, just 15 mins away.
This home is less than 15 mins drive from Sun Peaks Resort. The resort offers a wide variety of summer activities including hiking trails, biking trails (cross country & downhill), 18-hole golf course, ATV tours, kayaking & canoeing.
The town of Kamloops is approx. 45 mins drive from this property.Kamloops is the second largest city in the BC interior and the “Tournament Capital of Canada.” It maintains 84 municipal parks and world-class sporting facilities. The landscape includes forest, theSouth Thompson River, lakes and mountains and is home to a wide variety of outdoor activity during the summer months. This includes mountain biking, river rafting, fishing, gold panning, hiking, jet boating, golfing and kayaking.
The small town of Barriere is also approx. 45 mins drive from the property. A real outdoors town, Barriere offers hunting, hiking and fishing during the summer months boasting some of the best fishing in BC in its many lakes and rivers.
When you are ready to sell your Kamloops home or relocate to the area, call me, Eric Putoto! Cash Back! Or Pay It Forward! Refer a friend, colleague or family member in 2012 … and have them benefit from the Maximum Value Home Selling or Maximum Choice Home Buying System by selling or buying their next home with me, Eric Putoto, the first Exclusive Licensed Realtor in Canada of the MaxAvenue Home Selling & Buying Systems, and you will receive $250.00 in cash or have me Pay it Forward to your favorite charity in your name! It’s a win-win for everyone! You get to decide what you would like to do with your $250.00 and the individual you refer me gets the best real estate experience possible!