42 Dakin Drive Halifax, NS
$ 549,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#202022896
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityHalifax
  • Area5-F
  • NeighbourhoodHalifax
  • Postal CodeB3M 2C8
  • Style2 Storey
  • Price$ 549,900
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2978
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Royal LePage Atlantic
Property Description

Welcome to majestic 42 Dakin Drive, a large country-style home on a mature and private lot with breathtaking views of the Bedford Basin. This 5-bedroom/ 3-bathroom home has been updated to maximize the views from its main level, Enjoy a spectacular first level with updated kitchen, quartz counters and stainless steel appliances; a lovely formal living room with antique fireplace surround; cozy family room with propane stove; main floor bedroom; full bath; dining space with views and a mudroom/laundry/pantry area to complete this floor. Upstairs, find four more large bedrooms (some with charming dormers) and two additional full baths. This home is deceivingly large and nestled perfectly among mature trees and a sloping landscape - all providing a private and country setting in a central location of Halifax off city services.The basement is unfinished with walkout and hosts the home's utilities as well as offering a tremendous amount of storage and work-space. This home is the perfect blend of charm and practicality and will attract both the suburban buyer as well as those looking for a character home close to the peninsula. Upgrades include: New roof shingles (2016), most windows replaced in recent years, fenced-in yard (2017), electrical and plumbing updating, oil tank (2017), water-facing patio doors added, and more! Call today to view home - a rare gem in an ideal location over-looking the Bedford Basin - and check out the IGuide Virtual Tour.

Price History
11/3/2020 Listed $549,900

General Features

Beds 5
Community Features Public Transit, Recreation Center, School Bus Service
Garage None
Garage no
Listing Type House
NSAR Building Style 2 Storey
Parking no
Property Sub Type Single Family
Structures Deck
Terms SALE
Utilities Cable, Electricity, High Speed Internet, Telephone
Water Source Drilled Well
Wheel Chair Access no

Interior Features

Basement Full, Undeveloped, Walkout
Bedrooms 5
Fireplace yes
Flooring Ceramic, Hardwood, Laminate
Foundation Concrete
Fuel Type Oil, Propane
Heating/Cooling Type Fireplace, Furnace, Stove, Radiator
Total Baths 3

Exterior Features

Building Style 2 Storey
Exterior Finish Wood Shingles
Land Features Landscaped
Lot Size 25413 SqFt
Pool Y/N no
Property Size Under 0.5 Acres
Roof Asphalt Shingle
Sewar Septic

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bathroom 5pc Main Level
Bathroom 4pc 2nd Level
Bathroom 4pc 2nd Level
Bedroom 12.3 x 9.10 2nd Level
Bedroom 12.3 x 17 2nd Level
Bedroom 12.28 x 11.7 + jog 2nd Level
Bedroom 11.10 x 8.7 + jog 2nd Level
Den 19.3 x 13.3 Main Level
Dining 13.2 x 11.9 Main Level
Foyer 11.2 x 5.35 2nd Level
Kitchen 17.4 x 11.8 Main Level
Laundry 10 x 6.10 Main Level
Living 22.3 x 11.6 Main Level
Living 18.2 x 13.3 Main Level
Master Bedroom 16.11 x 13.5 +/-jogs 2nd Level


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No Strata Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Postal Code Average in B3M 2C8

AVG $550K
Year Built
AVG 1950
AVG 25
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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