580 Big Tancook Island Rd

580 Big Tancook Island Rd


Big Tancook Island is a great place to relax and enjoy. This home sits on a hill with amazing views of the ocean and the ferry wharf. Located within a short walking distance to the school, community centre, post office and places to eat out during tourist season. Updates that have been done to this home over the last 5-10 years include; electrical panel upgraded to 200amp, generator panel installed, ducted heat pump installed, drainage system installed in the basement by Ridgeback, all windows except 3 picture windows replaced with vinyl windows, new windows installed in the 2 storey 30X20 storage building, replaced hot water tank, pressure tank and foot valve, home insulated by Maritime Insulators, roof re-shingled and new 12X16 shed built for garden/lawn equipment. This place would make a great full time home or occasional retreat. Time to come and enjoy island life! (id:1937

195 South East Cove Road

 195 South East Cove Rd

Breathing in the salt air, watching the fishing boats come and go, being at peace while soaking up the sun……this is life, Big Tancook Island Style! Big Tancook Island is one of the 365 islands sprinkled throughout the waters of Mahone Bay. Located a 50 min ferry ride from Chester, which offers shopping, restaurants, groceries, NSLC, a hardware store and more! Tancook Island has an elementary school, museum, fire department, post office and depending on the summer a couple of restaurants. Nestled in your 6+ acres of property tucked back from the road overlooking South East Cove you wonder why you waited so long! This home was built in 3 stages (2003, 2010, 2018) with the latest addition wrapping it up to a sweet little home/property. One good size bedroom, an additional sleeping area in the loft, large bathroom, nice kitchen and a living room with views to the ocean and front gardens. The woodshed, fenced-in backyard and garden area, workshop and additional building with potential for a bunkhouse leaves you with many options for this property! A perfect spot for your year-round home or ideal summer vacations! (223983473)

House for Sale

419 Big Tancook Island Road

Welcome to island life! If you are looking for a home that has beautiful ocean views and is a short walk to everything the island has to offer, this is the place for you. This home would make a great full time, or seasonal residence. With a nice big backyard and decks on the front and back of the house there is plenty of space to sit out and enjoy the ocean breeze. There is also a 20 X 30 workshop if you are feeling creative, or use it for storage space for all of your toys. Time to start enjoying your island life!

Charming House for Sale

Charming House for Sale on Big Tancook Island

This well built, 3-bedroom house is situated on Big Tancook Island, a 5-minute walk from the ferry. The impressive view from the house overlooks the government wharf and surrounding shore.
The house sits on a well-maintained property with fruit trees and a large garden. It has a drilled well, woodstove, and concrete basement.
Recent upgrades include new windows throughout, an upgraded 200 AMP electrical service including a separate panel for a generator and hard-wired smoke detectors, a central heat pump, and a new hot water tank.


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