Glorious Old South mansion on 1 ac. of rambling, rolling grounds, completely sheltered from neighbours. With gardens in bloom from Jan–Sept, flat grassy lawn, pond, waterfall & bird life galore, you’ll fall in love with this private hideaway. Listen to hummingbirds & thrushes from your stately south-facing verandah while the children frolic. This southern belle boasts 3 (or 4) beds & 2.5 baths over 3,566 square feet, w/ a media/games room (yoga studio?), mn-flr office, three garages & shop. Outdoor living is key: verandah, rear patio, private garden off the master bedroom, lawns. Rhodos, camellias, Japanese maples, red cedars & wisteria — it’s a Vancouver Island dream come true. Overbuilt for longevity & insulated beyond code, you’ve also got a woodstove in the cozy family room to warm the home in winter. Bright, gracious & functional kitchen & sunroom, mn-flr master, & formal LR/DR for those evenings with clients. Close to airport, ferries & Sidney, and only 30 mins from Victoria!