Beautifully maintained & perfectly sized, this rare rancher is just a 5 minute walk from some of Vancouver Island's most spectacular beaches. Located on a no-thru road in one of French Creek's best-kept neighbourhoods, this property offers easy access to the many amenities of Parksville & Qualicum Beach with the added bonus of lower property taxes. Featuring a private, south facing fully-fenced rear yard, this lovely craftsman-style home offers a peaceful, easy island lifestyle. With 9' ceilings & wood floors throughout, a bright kitchen with stainless steel appliances, built-in vacuum & sprinkler system, this is a luxurious, low-maintenance home. The energy efficient heat pump provides cozy winters and temperate summers, while the 4' crawl space & double garage offers plenty of storage space. With a fantastic location near schools, shopping, rec centres, parks, beaches & all amenities, this is an ideal smaller-scale home in a picturesque location. Measurements should be verified.