Sabbatical House in North Vancouver available

Available: Mid August or September 2017 until July 31, 2018 (some flexibility)

Description: Fully furnished 4 bedroom/2 bathroom house in the City of North Vancouver, in a quiet neighbourhood. It’s a 1940’s, 2 level character home (~2300 sq ft), with a south facing fully fenced yard, beautiful established garden, and large deck with city views. Upstairs has refinished fir floors, a bright open kitchen/living/dining area and two bedrooms and full bathroom. Downstairs (garden level) there is a 2nd kitchen,  patio through sliding doors, as well as two bedrooms and a new bathroom. Separate laundry room with modern appliances.

 

Location: Just off Grand Boulevard, in the Lower Lonsdale area. There is a bus stop within half a block. The Spirit Trail is a 20 min walk to Lonsdale Quay and the Sea Bus to downtown Vancouver (or drive to Lonsdale quay in 5 minutes). There are many transit options available to get to SFU, UBC or elsewhere from the downtown Vancouver SeaBus terminal. Off-peak drive times are 25 minutes to SFU or about 35 minutes to UBC. There is a small collection of shops/restaurants 2 blocks away (incl. bagels, sushi, organic produce market, butcher, convenience store, and an awesome brunch restaurant). Wonderful access to skiing (15 min to base of Grouse Mountain and 30 min to either Seymour or Cypress Mountain), mountain biking and walking/hiking trails all around. Short drive (5 min) to shopping, libraries, community centres, and great schools. All accessible by transit as well.

 

Extras: WiFi included, BBQ, Large screen TV, decent stereo, wonderful welcoming neighbours!

 

Rent: $2900/month plus utilities

 

Contact: Dr. Neil Watson (nwatson@sfu.ca)