What if money was no object? We take you inside one of the most beautiful real estate offerings in the country

Address: 1840 Lighthouse Lane, Bowen Island 

Price: $19,998,000

Listing: R2627963

The skinny: Eight-bedroom, eight-bathroom modern home on Bowen Island 

The chic: Designed by renowned architect Paul Grant, the iconic structure of this home features a balanced juxtaposition of concrete and wood that complements the dense foliage of its surroundings, and creates a stunning indoor/outdoor vibe. Located at the Cape Roger Curtis Lighthousethe official navigational landmark that represents the gateway between Metro Vancouver and the Howe Sound islands, this beautiful home feels a world away from reality. The tranquil property is surrounded by extensive patios, water features and courtyards landscaped with native species, and is set amidst a backdrop of acres of lush forest. The main floor offers a gallery foyer, along with generous living, dining and lounge areas, as well as a social kitchen. The lower level is labelled 'the entertainment quarter', with a casual living room, media room, wine cellar, games space and two guest bedrooms, connecting to an infinity pool overlooking the water.. and, of course, stunning sunsets. The upper level of the property is the private family quarters, featuring all remaining bedrooms and bathrooms.

The hidden extras: A home like no other, designed and built with extraordinary respect and care for the biodiversity of the area, the residence applies state-of-the-art environmental systems such as geothermal and solar power, and rainwater recycling.