Idyllic 6.59 flat acre property complete with a well maintained 5 bedroom house and a charming, functional barn just across the rail trail from the Slocan River. The house has enough room to accommodate a large family, yet has a cozy, flexible layout. The deck off the kitchen is perfect for catching the summer sun and accessing the back yard, including fire pit and chicken coop. The finished basement has a separate entrance and is suitable for a number of uses. Recent upgrades include hand-masoned granite mantle, new roof, new flooring, new hot water tank, and two wells including new irrigation pump with pitless adapter. The barn is wired and plumbed and contains 4 stalls with rubber matting and a large hay loft. Walk out the the split barn doors to the cross-fenced field, including riding ring. The property is ideal for horse lovers, but is also suitable for keeping all types of animals or other farm based endeavour. The land has had no added fill and is completely organic. Head out your back gate on foot or horseback and step on to the Slocan Valley Rail Trail or jump into one of the many pristine Slocan River beaches just outside your door. This beautiful rural setting is a short 25 minute drive to either Nelson or Castlegar.