Welcome to 149 Upper bench Road!

Flowers On The Bench is Penticton’s only established local plant nursery operating in the same location for over 30 years with the same consistent ownership for the past 9 years. Built on a local reputation of friendly family-run and knowledgeable staff, they have set the standard for premium flowers, hanging baskets and planters within the Penticton area. 149 Upper Bench Road boasts a 3.1 flat acre site comprised of 9 fully heated greenhouses of over 30,000 square feet. The three outbuildings include a pickers cabin, soil baling shed and tractor shed. Equipment includes a baler and New Holland 7308 tractor. This is a tremendous opportunity for a savvy owner/investor looking for an existing highly profitable turn-key business with plenty of existing contracts and growth potential. Located on the high-traffic Upper Bench Road South it has great road visibility and is surrounded by Naramata Bench orchards and wineries. Additional agro-tourism increased revenue opportunities abound including an expanded grow site of over 1.0 acres, grape propagation, and year round operations.

The farmhouse style owner’s residence of over 2,460 sq ft. includes 6 bedrooms + den, 2 bathrooms, a new white shaker kitchen and new appliances. Enjoy the cozy living room with wood burning fireplace right off the formal dining room with built-in craftsman cabinets and gumwood trim. The home had a new roof installed in 2020.

 

There is an oversized 2 car garage, with 220 amp power, kitchen and bathroom, which all could be easily converted into an additional detached suite. There are 10 fruit trees, plenty of customer parking and ALR status. Located in the country but mere minutes to town.

Nestled in the sought-after Naramata Bench, this stunning new property offers breathtaking views of Lake Okanagan. This 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom custom-built home boasts over 2,950 square feet of carefully selected contemporary architecture and design. This unique home combines natural elements such as wood, metal, concrete, and stone that create an industrial ambiance in a tranquil setting.

You will fall in love with the modern, open-concept floor plan and 10ft ceilings that allow for maximum natural sunlight all year. The luxurious kitchen with a beautiful lake view is equipped with a live edge countertop, island, floating shelves, and tile backsplash. The west-facing primary bedroom comes with a 5-piece ensuite with large walk-in shower and a free-standing soaker tub.

In addition, this home features polished concrete heated floors powered by natural gas, 20 solar panels connected to the grid, metal siding, a standing seam metal roofing system, and metal exterior doors. Annual heating, cooling, and gas bills are approximately $200/month. There is also an oversized garage/workshop with high ceilings and a powder room. The lower level has self-contained 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom in-law suite, perfect for an Airbnb business. 

The landscaping uses native plants to blend the home into its natural setting. This passive home is within a stone’s throw of the famous Kettle Valley Rail trail with easy access to recreation activities such as cycling and other outdoor activities.