Found in Metchosin, only 35 minutes from downtown Victoria, this 10+ acre property is a private oasis with all the amenities of a vibrant city close at hand. Emerging from the natural rocky outcrops, perched on structural steel columns overlooking Matheson Lake Regional Park. The open concept contemporary home is one-of-a-kind, meticulously designed and built with environment conservation in mind. Every detail, from the custom interior millwork, in-floor heating, LED Lighting, cable railings allowing unobstructed views, to the floating decks, have been carefully considered. The modern interior warms industrial design elements with an artistic use of natural highlights. Walls of glass frame the stunning backdrop comprised of forest, mountain, lake and ocean views. Entertain in style, from the gourmet kitchen with central island and premium name brand appliances including: Miele fridge, Bosch dishwasher, Bosch conduction stovetop, and Bosch electric oven. The kitchen opens to the sophisticated dining room and adjacent living room, enhanced with a high efficiency wood stove. A scholarly office, breezeway and powder room complete the level. Below, a spacious master and additional bedroom, laundry and a four-piece bath and laundry. Outside, the true value of this unique property becomes evident, the outdoor living space maximizes on the ever changing vistas from multiple decks and pathways. A self-contained guest space, not visible from the main house, can be enjoyed by friends and family. Below the living space, find a workshop / utility room. Located at the end of a quiet road, backing onto Matheson Lake Regional Park provides a gateway to the epitome of the West Coast lifestyle. Access to an endless trail system is footsteps away: the Galloping Goose Trail, trails throughout Matheson Lake Regional Park, Roche Cove and the Sooke Wilderness Hills. Swimming, kayaking, and fishing on Matheson Lake. Tucked into a landscape of rocky, mossy bluffs with forests of conifers, arbutus, maples and garry oaks, it is a jewel of a house nestled into the rocky outcroppings, virtually an extension of the land.