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6980 Highway 3a, Nelson

MLS ® 2435183
  • 5 Beds   |
  • 3 Baths   |
  • 2,686 sqft   |
  • House/Single Family  |
  • 1986 built   |
  • 119,354 lot sqft


Single Family




2,686 sqft

119,354 sqft


Property details

A rare 2.74 acre waterfront property ! Located just a quick 5 minutes from the Balfour ferry and Balfour Golf Course. As you leave the highway you will travel down the long paved, treed drive to this newly renovated waterfront home. Recent renovations include new hardwood flooring and tile, fresh paint and lighting. The main floor features a large, bright kitchen, large living room, two gas fireplaces and access to the large deck overlooking the lawn and waterfront. The master suite on the main features a large walk in closet, ensuite and windows facing the water. An additional full bath and second bedroom complete the upper floor. The lower level has a summer kitchen with walk out to the large covered stone patio. A large family room, full bathroom and three more bedrooms are on this level. This could be used for visitors, entertaining or as an in-law suite. There is ample storage in the double attached garage, large cold storage room and workshop area. All this and multiple outbuildings including a large detached garage suitable for multiple boats and vehicles, as well as a heated 14x24 workshop and garden shed. The grounds feature a large expanse of lawn, lots of mature fruit trees and shrubs, as well as 150 ft of pebbly water frontage, a dock with foreshore rights and lots of privacy forest. This could be the waterfront you have been searching for! (id:26763)



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British Columbia

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Year Built


Total Building Area

2,686 square feet

Lot Size Area

2.74 acres

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Attached Garage?


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Neighborhood Info

Private Schools



Above Average 36.84 km

Rating 7/10


The Fernie Academy

Above Average 226.62 km

Rating 10/10

Closest Transit

Bus Stop

Hwy 3A at Lee
0.26 km


Station Distance
Station Elevation
688 m

Temperature Low

Rainfall Low

Snowfall Very high

Noise/ Power Lines

Road Noise


Railway/Sky train Noise


Airport/Port Noise


Close to major Power Lines



Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR)


Flood Area


Close to Cemeteries

6980 Highway 3a, Nelson, BC - V1L6R9 is a that currently for sale for $959000.00 with 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, with 2686 sq.ft living area. It was built in 1986. It was listed in MLS® under # 2435183. This listing is located in Nelson.

The Median List price for the property is 0.00% than comparables in the city.

The closest elementary independent school with good rating is CHEK-ABC. The School's rating is 7/10 and it is located 36.84 km.
The closest Secondary Private School with good rating is The Fernie Academy. The School's rating is 10/10. The school is located 226.62 km from it.

The closest Bus station is Hwy 3A at Lee in 0.26 km away.

17% of people with university certificate/degree live in Central Kootenay which is in comparison with the BC average. 11% of population in Central Kootenay have no certificate or degree. This number is compared to the average in British Columbia.

Median Household Income near this dwelling in Central Kootenay is 44143 which is Average in comparison with the BC average.

Unemployment rate in the area around Listing # 2435183 is 4.9 which is Average in comparison to the other British Columbia neighbourhoods.

The closest weather station is Hope - Slide. It is located 496.67km away. Weather station elevation is 688 mm.

Daily average temperature around this station is 6.1C which is Low compared to the local average.

Rainfall is about 923.9mm yearly which is Low compared to the local averages.

Snowfall is 285.7mm yearly. This number is Very high compared to other local neighbourhoods.

According to an official flood area map 6980 Highway 3a home for sale is is not located inside floodplain area and it is not subject to flooding based on 200 year history . This information is for general informational purposes only. You should not use such information in determining the chances of this house being flooded.

2435183 is not close to any cemeteries, both city and church cemeteries.

6980 Highway 3a is not a part of Agricultural Land Reserve( ALR) according to the official map.

This real estate is located in Subdivision where population change between 2006 and 2011 was 1.7%. This is Low in comparison to average growth rate of this region.

Average Number of Children in Subdivision is 0.8. This is Average number in comparison to the whole region.

47.4% of population in this area is 65 and over. This percentage is High in comparison to other BC cities.

Population Density in the area is Very low. 4.7 people per sq.km.

6980 Highway 3a, Nelson property for sale is situated in the area with a/an percentage of singles, 36.9%.

6980 Highway 3a, Nelson, BC - V1L6R9, MLS #2435183 is situated in Central Kootenay, Nelson. 96.9% are Canadian Citizens in this neighbourhood, which is Very high in comparison to local rate.

This Nelson home for sale is in the neighbourhood with a/an amount of rented dwellings. 22.2% of all dwellings are currently occupied by renters. Average gross rent is $725 which is Low compared to the local average

Average Owner payments are Very low in this area. $708.0 owners spent in average for the dwelling.

2.9% of all population in the area around this real estate using Public Transport and only 8.9% walking and using bicycle.

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