Neighbourhood: Rayleigh, Kamloops, B.C. Real Estate
Neighbourhood: Rayleigh, Kamloops, B.C. Real Estate. Rayleigh is a small community situated off of the Yellowhead Highway, 15 minutes north of the Kamloops city centre. Located between the CN Railway and the east bank of the Thompson River. Rayleigh is located directly across the river from Westsyde.
Properties & Real Estate
This area is mainly comprised of single family residential homes, acreage and small farms.
Rayleigh is a very private, quiet, family oriented neighbourhood. There are beautiful riverfront properties with access to the beach of the Thompson river. There is boat access up the North Thompson River during the spring and summer time.
Many of the lot sizes in Rayleigh are quite spacious often over 1/3 of an acre. Most are flat, usable and have numerous fruit trees. Since there are large lots in Rayleigh, it is common to find properties that have pools, large workshops and garages. Homes in Rayleigh are a mix of newer and old but are predominantly built before 1995. Rayleigh is on a private water system (Rayleigh Water Works) and all homes have septic systems as well (community or private).
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Shopping & Services
Rayleigh has a gas station, a convenience store and pub/restaurant all other shopping and services are located within a 10 to 15 minute drive of this neighbourhood. The Heffley store is approximately five to 10 minutes north of Rayleigh.
Rayleigh Elementary (306 Puett Ranch Road) is the only school in this area. Secondary students take the school bus to school after grade 7. Click here to view the School District’s website for further school information.
Dirt biking, hiking, biking, ATV riding, snowmobiling and fishing are all a short drive away. Rayleigh is rural living but close to the city. This safe peaceful neighbourhood is very appealing to many families and retirees. Since Rayleigh is north of the City of Kamloops it is that much closer to Sun Peaks Ski Resort. Sun Peaks is approximately 35 minutes drive from Rayleigh.
Public bus service does service this area. Click here to view the BC Transit website.
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