Coastal charm meets casual elegance in this stunning custom, elevated home. Nestled into a private, lush cul-de-sac shaded with six Live Oaks, more than 26 Palmetto trees, and mature tropical foliage, this home welcomes you onto its Plantation style front porch and begs you to "set a spell' on your choice of inviting porch swings. Entering the home, you'll appreciate the two-story foyer, 9' ceilings and oak hardwood floors throughout the main level, and other features that hint at the custom details found throughout the home. On your right is the beautiful formal dining room boasting crisp, white wainscoting and spacious enough to accommodate friends and family for all your special-occasion dinners.The centrally located living room features a focal-point gas fireplace with ship lap surround, oak mantle and custom shelving. A wall of windows across the back allows for an abundance of natural light. The easy flow from this space into the sun-porch, screened-in porch, and the kitchen makes this home's floor plan as ideal for entertaining as it is for everyday living.
The cook in your family is sure to delight in preparing everything from holiday dinners to casual lunches in the gourmet chef's kitchen. Large and workable, renovated features consist of quartz counter tops, stainless steel GE Monogram Sub Zero Refrigerator with separate beverage fridge, Kitchen Aid double ovens, microwave, and a 5-burner gas cook-top with an automated down draft. The kitchen boasts an expansive working island with counter seating, as well as, a dedicated dining nook for your everyday meals. Custom furniture-styled floor to ceiling cabinetry includes details such as a designated computer desk/charging station, glass fronts, under-cabinet lighting, custom shelving nooks, and trim. The neutral stone back-splash and wide windows complete the high-end finishes.
A much desired first floor Owner's Suite offers a true retreat from the day. Generously sized, it features French doors opening to the sun-porch with a wall of windows overlooking the backyard. The spa-like, en-suite bath (renovated in 2019), is filled with luxurious, high-end finishes including dual-sink, quartz vanity, glass and tile walk-in shower, and a standalone soaking tub. The large walk-in closet is finished with custom shelving designed for the space.
Upstairs, the wide-open walkway overlooks the foyer and boasts three additional bedrooms w/solid wood doors, closet organizer, and a huge, ship-lapped bathroom (renovated in 2017) with dual sink, recycled-glass vanity, with glass and tile walk-in shower and custom shelving. A set of glass French doors opens to an over-sized bonus room that could be utilized as your fifth bedroom, media room, playroom, secondary family room, exercise studio, and more... the possibilities are endless with this versatile space!
Additional conveniences and upgrades include a New Roof (in 2019), a first floor guest powder room, a conveniently located laundry room (off the kitchen) with all the bells and whistles including a drop-zone, floor to ceiling built-in cabinets with Corian counter-tops, deep utility sink, and a washer & dryer.
Outdoor living space is plentiful with this home (more than an acre) and, in addition to the over-sized front porch, offers a spacious three-season, screened-in back porch with sliding storm windows and an adjacent open deck (freshly painted) both overlooking the heated Gunite, saltwater pool, gas-heated hot tub (new heater in 2019) and expansive yard with plenty of space for quiet reflection AND festive games of kick-the-can and soccer matches among the plethora of palm trees! You can spend the day lounging by your pool and then prepare dinner alfresco while kids and pets play in the private yard below.
Every ounce of space in this home has been crafted with storage and fun in mind! Though not included in the square footage, The ground level includes approximately 1200sf of additional living/flex space including a Kitchenette with microwave and sink (w/space for a full-sized fridge) and a floating vinyl floor installed to create the perfect spillover space for your entertaining needs...think 80" TV on one wall, space for your own fitness center, ping pong table AND a pool table, teen-hangout/man-cave/game-room. This level also includes an amply-sized half bath and changing room for your future pool parties as it opens out to the heated Gunite, saltwater pool, hot tub, Tiki Bar and outdoor shower with custom stone and brick pavers. Don't worry! There's still space to store your vehicles, landscaping tools and pool toys in the three-bay garage with a woodworking/hobby workshop and additional covered parking.
This home, located in Plantation View in Longpoint, backs up to protected green-space (just steps to Palmetto Islands County Park), is bordered by the marsh, and boasts peek-a-boo views of Boone Hall Plantation just across the creek! Besides the county park, Longpoint residents enjoy a variety of amenities including soccer fields, volleyball, basketball & tennis courts, a community pool, and community club house all within a quarter mile of your new home! All of this is located just minutes to the beaches, I-526, and all the world-class shopping and dining of historic downtown Charleston.
Please note the High School zoning schedule below:
2020-21: 9, 10 at Lucy Beckham 11, 12 at Wando
2021-22: 9, 10, 11 at Lucy Beckham 12 at Wando
2022-23: 9, 10, 11, 12 at Lucy Beckham
A $2,500 Lender Credit is available and will be applied towards the buyer's closing costs and pre-paids if the buyer chooses to use the seller's preferred lender. This credit is in addition to any negotiated seller concessions.