Only in Vancouver would a $600,000 house be considered a deal, but in a city of million-dollar homes, a 100-year-old blue house on Clark Drive stands out.

Clark Drive $600K home - Vancouver real estate

The home, listed for $599,000, is the cheapest listing in the city right now. (CBC)

The 1,951-square-foot, three-bedroom, detached house at 2622 Clark Dr. is set to go officially on the market today. It's been listed at $599,000.

"It's very rare, and that's why all the excitement," said RE/MAX realtor Mary Cleaver during an open house on the weekend.

The 1911 house sits on only a half lot and looks out on a busy street, but the old house has plenty of character and was built to last.

"I believe this house was, potentially, saved because it is on a different kind of lot, one that isn't necessarily appealing to builders. So this has been a lovely family home for 100 years and, if well taken care of, could house a family 100 years from today," she said.

Click on the video icon at the top of this story to see more images shot outside and inside the home.

Clark Drive $600K home - Vancouver real estate

This 100-year-old house on a half lot at Clark Drive near 10th Avenue in Vancouver goes on sale today. (CBC)

With files from the CBC's Richard Zussman