The original Estate of 28.62 acres (10.8 hectares) known as Dunmora is a classic English Tudor-revival style residence originally built in the 1920's and is a registered Heritage site. It was designed by renowned Architect J. C. M. Keith and has recently been the subject of very extensive restoration, upgrading and re-build by well regarded craftsmen. The original charm and grandeur has been retained and this magnificent home will remain the anchor of Dunmora Estates.
The Estate Lots
Within these wooded lands there will be 8 new properties developed, each will be 2.5 acres with its own homesite clearing. All will be secluded, some will have ocean glimpses and one fantastic site will have approximately 250 ft of waterfront with its own bay and its own dock.
Dunmora Estates has been developed with the highest environmental standards and strives to protect a rare and sensitive forest in its natural state. Building sites on the properties will be precleared for owners to begin the construction of their dream home. Forestry work, restoration and enhancement work has been completed. Enjoyment of the forests and the waterfront will be available to all residents through a 1.2 km trail system that winds its way through the untouched areas of the property. Sunsets can be enjoyed by everyone through the waterfront viewpoint. Owners will be frequented by all forms of wildlife including: Eagles, Ravens, Otters, Seals, Sea lions, Whales, Owls, Deer, Rabbits, Squirrels.
Located on the coveted west side of the Saanich Peninsula in the Saanich Inlet (48°40'N., 123°30'W) - Considered a prime area with fine homes. Saanich Inlet being about 21 kilometres (13 miles) long offers excellent boating, kayaking, swimming, diving, fishing, prawn fishing, molluscs and a variety of marine and wild life. The waters here are considerably warmer than those on the eastern side of the Peninsula.
Dunmora Estates are located in the Municipality of Central Saanich which has a population of about 16,000. Shopping is close-by in Brentwood Bay and Saanichton and only 22 km (14 miles) from Victoria, British Columbia's capital city. Nearby are golf courses, schools, recreation and community centres, hospital and small marinas. Ferries (Vancouver, Gulf Islands, Washington State) and ferry from Brentwood across the inlet to Mill Bay; major marinas; Airport and Town of Sidney (offering all amenities) are about an 8 to 16 minute drive away.