Originally built in 1939, this beautiful home is a whimsical combination of charming character details and modern updates. Sitting on a sunny lot on the Uplands border of Oak Bay, this family home has been lovingly maintained and updated over the years. The floor plan spans over 3600 square feet across three levels, offering lots of versatility. There are four bedrooms, three full bathrooms and a bonus in-law living space on the lower level with a separate entrance. You’ll fall in love with the numerous character features that speak to the era’s charm, including hardwood flooring, custom millwork, coved ceilings and inviting fireplaces. The main level features a bright and spacious living room with a natural flow to the dining room and the tastefully updated kitchen with an adjoining family room. Enjoy the convenience of a primary suite on the main floor, outfitted with a walk-in closet and modern ensuite. Upstairs, you’ll find two bedrooms, an updated four-piece bathroom and a spacious flex room – ideal for a home office or rec room. Natural light pours in from every angle of this home from the large picture windows and skylights. Attention to detail and ownership pride are evident in structural and cosmetic renovations, with particular attention to green and energy efficiency upgrades. Solar panels, gas fireplaces, on-demand hot water, newer windows, and an EV charger – to name a few. Spend your evenings in your garden with beautiful mature foliage backing on a quiet laneway, or entertain family and friends on the massive back deck. Located in one of Victoria’s premier neighbourhoods, with access to exceptional public and private schools, scenic tree-lined streets, parks and nearby shopping. Stroll a few blocks to grab a coffee at Ruth + Dean, enjoy a walk in beautiful Uplands Park or watch the sunset over the Pacific Ocean at Cattle Point. The home is a true gem in this magical community and a wonderful place to call home.