Fri. Aug 12th, 2022

If, as the old saying goes, a man’s home is his castle, then a property for sale in BC’s southern interior is quite appropriate.

If you’ve ever dreamed of owning a castle, a home that looks like one – it even has a bridge over a small pond / moat – could be yours for $ 3.45 million.

Located in northern Okanagan, near the small community of Cherryville, this 3,200-square-foot home is surrounded by trees and sits on 8.8 acres of woodland. It is also close to the Shuswap River and has 1300 feet of total shoreline.

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“These original owners were passionate about architecture and carefully examined 15th-century castles and fell in love with their soaring ceilings, arched doorways and large, multi-room, and modernized the building to commercial character specifications,” reads Sotheby’s International Realty.

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The construction says the home has three bedrooms, three full bathrooms, two half baths, an open kitchen and a triple garage.

It also has a 3,000 square foot roof terrace (with a mute server) that can accommodate lots of people, an electric gate and a caretaker’s cabin located on the property.

Asked about the property, real estate agent Cheryl Soleway called it a unique home, “one of a kind.”

“I did not know what to expect,” Soleway told Global News when asked to list the house, but that “it exceeded my expectations on many levels.”


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Soleway said that there is a nice little drive before you reach the home and that ‘the quality of (the home) is quite unique. It was a real treat to see something that was different and yet so advanced. ”

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As for the bridge and the moat, Soleway laughed and said “there are no crocodiles, no alligators. You are able to cross the moat in comfort. ”

She added: “the entrance and the bridge, it is so authentic.”

And for the record, the bridge is not a true drawbridge that can be lowered and raised.

To see the list, visit the Sotheby International Realty website.

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