Quintessential Uphill Heritage Home

508 Hoover Street, Nelson

Live the Nelson dream in the heart of Uphill!  This four bedroom two and a half bath Arts and Crafts home was built in 1910. Original heritage details include wood floors, bay windows, hot water radiators and wood posts and beams throughout.

Contains three fireplace (two gas and one ready for gas). Large living room with large bay windows, beamed ceiling and gas fireplace. Dining room has large bay windows, lead glassed buffet, and a beamed ceiling.  Main floor study with built in lead glassed bookcases, pocket doors and lake view.  The efficient kitchen has a butler pantry and swinging door to dining room.

A large top floor landing acts as the anchor for the three bedrooms and one full bathroom.  Master bedroom has a small office or nursery and large walk-in closet. Second and third bedrooms have large walk-in closets.  Large bathroom has cast iron tub, retro tiles  and a walkout balcony.

The lower floor contains an in-law suite with gas fireplace, soaker tub, separate shower and in floor heat. Perfect for occasional guests, older children, or as a rental. Separate entrance makes an easy conversion to a full legal long or short-term rental suite.

All heating, electrical and plumbing services have been updated, including modern hot water on demand for central heating.

Large front verandah overlooks a park-like front yard with mountain and lake views.  80 year old fruit trees and mature gardens, including fabulous roses, magnolias, hydrangeas, forsythias, pink dogwoods, mature veggie gardens and established blueberries, raspberries and black current bushes. Plus, a side patio for private dining. Outside is finished off with a large double garage/workshop with attached potting shed/greenhouse that is in  the perfect location for a future laneway home.

The 75×120 lot is located just blocks from Nelson’s downtown core. Close enough to be convenient and far enough to be quiet and private. Get in touch for a virtual tour of this quintessential Nelson heritage home!

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