This page displays the past sales of Brian Danyliw. Call Brian today to find out how his Cowichan Valley real estate expertise can help sell your home.
Oceanviews from this modern country home by award winning Bob Thomson Construction. Located in Ocean Park Estates in Mill Bay, this newly constructed home sits prominently on a 0.42 acre lot. 3060 sq. ft. finished & designed with the growing family in mind. Master bedroom on the main & another Master bedroom up along with two other bedrooms; great for families with younger children! Open concept design with dramatic 24' high vaulted ceilings, engineered hardwood floors, recessed lighting, custom fireplace with dramatic one-piece quartz surround facing & unique open rise staircase with stair treads made from rare 100-year-old Cowichan Valley barn wood. Gourmet kitchen features attached butler's pantry with sink, 2nd dishwasher & wine fridge. 5 burner natural gas range is dual-fuel; gas cooktop with double split electric oven & pot filler tap above. Quartz counter tops nicely accented by subway tile backsplash & high end custom Heronwood Cabinetry. Large butcher block top center island with under-mount sink round out this very functional space. Built with high efficiency in mind, & built to last; the things you don't see add tremendous value! 2x8 stud construction; plywood sheathing; insulation factors of R56 in the ceilings/ R28 in the walls keep the home energy efficient & quiets sound transmission. High-end energy efficient Daikin Heat Pump Systems with separate zones upstairs & downstairs keep you comfortable, HRV for constant fresh air without losing heat. On-demand gas hot water so you never run out. Large high performance thermo windows capture passive solar heat in winter & keep the house cool in summer. Clerestory windows add amazing light to the space! Easy highway access, 5 minutes to the marina & grocery stores & close to some of the best schools around!Listed by Brian Danyliw,Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for information package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Very unique property situated on the prettiest rural street in the south end of the Cowichan Valley. Are you a horse person or hobby farmer or simply seeking a quiet, private retreat with great valley views? This 2 bed + den 2 bath home has been completely renovated bathrooms (heated tile floor on main), large kitchen with high end appliances & portable island, bedroom living room, recent roof, well pump, decks & patio. Home features 2 floor to ceiling fireplaces, wood floors plus a new propane stove in the living room. Completely move-in ready. Property is fully fenced, approx 1 acre of pasture, posts in for cross fencing. 34' X 24' Barn with full loft and outdoor riding ring. Area surrounding the house is beautifully landscaped. Walking distance to Unsworth Winery & Meridale Cider, 45 minutes to downtown Victoria & 20 minutes to Duncan. Close to golf, recreation & central to Shawnigan Lake, Mill Bay & Cowichan Bay. Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for info package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Stunning 16.5 acre rural estate property! Mostly level and currently used for hay, the home and outbuildings are set back from the road. The original farm house has been lovingly updated inside and out over the years and takes full advantage of the southern exposure. Oversized windows take in the expansive views from every direction, covered wrap-around patio, detached double garage all in a very private setting. Main level living with master bedroom and two other bedrooms up, this home exudes the character of the original farmhouse. There are several other outbuildings on the property that have also been renovated. Close to town, and the highway, this is a rural treasure! Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for information package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
This 4686 sq. ft. stunner sits on a 2.5 acre lot in the very desirable Maple Bay area! Main floor entry from the covered front patio, you will be immediately impressed by the open concept design & soaring 14'8" ceilings in the living room. Lots of natural light from picture & clerestory windows. Wide plank oak floors & modern tiles run throughout the home accented by over height clear fir doors. Kitchen features high end S/S appliances; double oven, Dacor natural gas cook top & elegant Quartz counter tops. Massive 10' x 4' center island is ideal to prepare meals & entertain. Dining room is adjacent to kitchen, and double French doors open to west facing covered deck plumbed for gas bar b que & fireplace. Living room features eye catching gas fireplace set in floor to ceiling stone. Generous master has beautiful ensuite with pedestal tub, double sinks & shower with built in bench & rain water shower head. Large walk in closet features built in dresser drawers. Also access rear deck from the master. Lower floor is a fun space with built in bar, room for games, TV area & gym. Three bedrooms down, one utilizes the main 4-piece bath & the other two share jack & jill bath with double sinks & shower. Wine room, large storage area & easy access to the lower covered patio. 3-car garage features pet washing station. Lots of additional features in this residence; Sonos sound system inside & out, 3-zone natural gas heat pump, Hvac, to name a few. Underground sprinklers, convenient loop driveway, this home is exceptional; 5 minutes to the beach & marinas of Maple Bay & 7 minutes to down town & 2 minutes to biking & hiking trails on Mt. Tzouhalem. Final bonus... property includes 0.5 acre vacant lot included in purchase price with approved PLA in place! Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for info package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Iconic Fairburn Farm! Set in its own valley, this 127 acre property is surrounded by planted forest land. Kelvin Creek meanders through the property for a mile with a bridge to the other side. The property was the first water buffalo dairy in Canada. The original 6102 sq.ft. farmhouse, built in 1896, is currently operated as a popular B&B. 6 guest rooms on the upper floor, commercial kitchen, dining room, breakfast room, living room, den & family room on the main. Lower floor has Inn manager's residence with two more bedrooms, den and rec room. In addition to the original farm house there are two other homes on the property and a cottage. The owner's home is a 3314 sq. ft. (2244 sq. ft. finished), 3 bed, 3 bath home situated at the highest point of the property to take in the surrounding views. The third home is 2544 sq. ft. (1279 sq. ft. finished). There is also a one bedroom cottage, many historical buildings, and a modern dairy & loafing barn. A rare offering! Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for information package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Here is your opportunity to own the Iconic Quamichan Inn property. 3.26 acres of exceptional land located in the quiet and highly desirable Maple Bay area of the Cowichan Valley. Originally built in 1911 as a private residence, this property is steeped in local history! Follow the winding driveway into this beautifully treed property that still has mature landscaping in place. The 2 bed 2 bath 'care takers' cottage was constructed in 2007 and features an open concept design with skylights set into vaulted ceilings allowing for natural light to fill the rooms. The main floor has master bedroom with ensuite and walk in closet, great room with gas fireplace, large kitchen, laundry and powder room. Upstairs is awaiting your ideas to finish; could be two bedrooms or home office space. A deck off the living room invites you to enjoy the peaceful setting. Heating is efficient heat pump. The home does require some additional finishing work inside and out. This property is currently zoned C-7 which allows for Agriculture, Accessory Dwelling Unit, Bed and Breakfast, Dining Room, Home-Based Business, Single-Family Dwelling or Tea Room. Private country estates, or development potential, bring your ideas!
Stunning views of Lake Cowichan, This 2943 sqft home was custom built in 2009 with luxury in mind; a 0.68 acre low maintenance yard . This is one of the largest lots in the sought after Point Ideal subdivision! Inside you will enjoy the quality finishes of this 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home. As you enter the home you will find an office, a bedroom, & a large unfinished area awaiting your ideas such as media room or games room. A beautiful custom built wood staircase will lead you to the main floor where the open concept & high vaulted ceilings give you 180 degrees of lake and mountain views. The kitchen boasts beautiful granite countertops, shaker style kitchen cabinets with soft close doors, high-end appliances with lots of cupboard space & a large walk-in pantry. The centre island with sink is perfect for the aspiring chef. There are two bedrooms & a great master bedroom with its own private deck, walk in closet & 5 piece ensuite featuring walk in shower & large soaker tub. Laundry room with built in folding table & sink; Beautiful hardwood floors & gas fireplace with wood cabinetry compliment the main floor. The double French doors lead to the entertainment size outer deck with roll up awning & BBQ, creating a nice land of indoor/outdoor space with the partially covered deck for year round BBQing. The 3 car garage has an extra-long bay to accommodate a boat. The location is ideal within walking distance to town & Marina, with numerous parks nearby. The pride of ownership is clear in this beautiful, well maintained lake view home. Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for info package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Views of the valley, lake and mountains from this 0.179 acre lot in The Cliffs at Maple Bay. Situated on the high side of the road, services are to the lot line and it is ready for development. Paved road, sidewalk and street lights are in and building has started in this subdivision. Build your dream home and live life west-coast style! Close to town, shopping and restaurants . Lots of recreation opportunities from your doorstep....hiking, mountain biking, swimming, marinas nearby, golf, and the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit! Nanaimo airport is approximately 45 minutes drive away and both major cities of Nanaimo and Victoria are an easy drive on the Trans-Canada Highway. Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for info package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Views of the valley, lake and mountains from this 0.179 acre lot in The Cliffs at Maple Bay. Situated on the high side of the road, services are to the lot line and it is ready for development. Paved road, sidewalk and street lights are in and building has started in this subdivision. Build your dream home and live life west-coast style! Close to town, shopping and restaurants . Lots of recreation opportunities from your doorstep....hiking, mountain biking, swimming, marinas nearby, golf, and the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit! Nanaimo airport is approximately 45 minutes drive away and both major cities of Nanaimo and Victoria are an easy drive on the Trans-Canada Highway. Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for showings or information package 250-710-8779.
The perfect Mill Springs executive home! This move in ready, 2816 sq. ft. (2353 sq. ft. finished) home is ideal for families or retirees. Residence features easy care living with kitchen, living room & master on the main floor. The large kitchen features granite counters, elegantly tiled back splash, beautiful shaker style wood cabinets, under cabinet lighting & natural gas range. The open concept design is perfect for entertaining with the kitchen opening to dining and great room that has a cozy natural gas fireplace. Double French doors open to the very private back yard with 690 sq. ft. of exposed aggregate patio. Main floor has 9' ceilings and hardwood floors throughout with tile in the kitchen and baths. The generous master bedroom also has double French doors leading to the back yard as well as a good sized walk in closet and stylish 4 piece master ensuite with tiled walk in shower. Upstairs is carpeted throughout the two good sized bedrooms. There is also a four piece bathroom upstairs. There are stairs leading to a large heated crawl space. The crawl space has a 29' X 13' room with 7' ceilings that would make an excellent workshop or bring your ideas! Heating is provided by natural gas forced air, there is a built in vacuum and underground sprinklers for irrigation. The back yard is level with mature hedging that creates a private, kid friendly, outdoor play area. The landscaping is easy care but accents the property well. To finish off, the home is located on a quiet cul de sac in an area of fine homes. Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for listing package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Brand new custom build with lovely ocean views! This 2731sq ft home has 3 bedroom 2 bathroom living on the upper floor taking advantage of the views, and also includes a 2 bedroom legal suite downstairs as a mortgage helper! Enjoy the stunning kitchen with touches of stainless, two cozy gas fireplaces, easy living floor plan and high end finishing that complete the package. Downstairs is well set up for extended family or tenant. New home warranty included, and no GST! Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for info package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
A rare opportunity to own a spectacular walk on oceanfront in very popular Mill Bay! Approximately 230 ft. of frontage with easy beach access on this 0.385 acre lot. The 4100 sq. ft. residence, originally constructed around 1917, has been beautifully updated with all the modern conveniences and high end finishes throughout. The elegant kitchen features heated tile flooring, granite counter tops & colour matched Heartland appliances including a gas range. The living room has heated acid-etched concrete floors, gas fireplace with a striking 'washed' finished mantel and double French doors leading to the outdoor patio. The main floor also has a TV room with access to the outer deck and a very useful, fully self-contained one bedroom suite! Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms (2 with ensuites) including the grand master suite that features a gorgeous 5 pc. ensuite including steam shower, claw foot tub, heated slate floors and towel warmer. There are also 2 dens on the upper floor; every room has remarkable views of the ocean, Saltspring Island, the Saanich peninsula and Mount Baker! The meticulously manicured grounds offer gorgeous landscaping, privacy and easy access to your own beach and there's even a beach front patio & a mooring buoy for your boat. There is also a partial basement for storage & a double garage & ample room for guest parking in the driveway. Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for information package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.
Great opportunity in Shawnigan Lake! Ideally located 0.28 acre commercially zoned property with renovated character home right across the street from Mason's Beach Park. This property has been operated as a restaurant in the past and is turn key for your new restaurant ideas! Includes a completely functional commercial kitchen with fire suppression system, emergency lighting, alarm system, wheelchair accessible ramp, tertiary septic system installed in 2013 and the perfect high visibility location. The home has a nicely renovated owner's suite on the upper floor. Main floor has beautiful hardwood floors, wood stove & wheelchair friendly bathrooms. Downstairs there is tons of storage space. The setting is gorgeous with Shawnigan Creek running adjacent to the property. This property would also make a great Bed & Breakfast. C-2C zoning also allows for retail stores, offices, and financial establishments.Listed by Brian Danyliw, Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island. Call direct for info package or to book a showing 250-710-8779.