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Cortes Island Oceanfront Home
4.89 oceanfront acres on Cortes Island with a 2200sqft 3 bed/3 bath residence, plus approx. 57 common inland acres. Diverse 890ft of shoreline, medium to low bank. Nicely treed property, southern exposure with private moorage. Beautiful views across Georgia Strait to Quadra Island with the Vancouver Island mountains behind. Home has floor to ceiling windows facing the ocean and a large deck. Additional small cabin close to shore. Driveway winds through forested common acreage. Cortes Island has a population of around 1000 people and a relaxed rural lifestyle is evident throughout the island. Amenities and services include general stores, fuel services, seasonal restaurants, a public school (K-9) and a medical clinic. The island provides sandy beaches, gorgeous lakes and miles of shoreline to explore. The Discovery Islands are considered a major gateway to the very popular Desolation Sound region. For the outdoor enthusiast it is one of the best jumping off points for a variety of outdoor activities including fishing, prawning, kayaking and hiking. Access to Cortes Island is a 45-minute trip via regularly scheduled ferry service from Heriot Bay on Quadra Island. Quadra Island is a short 10-minute ferry ride from Campbell River. During the summer months there is also regular float plane service from Vancouver and Seattle directly into Cortes Bay.