Located in a private gated island community on nearly an acre lot, this Lowcountry home offers unobstructed, stunning views of the Intracoastal Waterway and Stono River from almost every room in the house. You can see the diamonds of the iconic Ravenel Bridge, giving you sensational landscape scenes both day and night. This is truly a must see home and the essence of Lowcountry living. Throughout the home, you will find exquisite expertise in craftsmanship and fine attention to detail, making this home a rare find.With a long private drive, the home greets you with beautifully landscaped grounds and an inviting brick veranda that welcomes you into an elegant foyer. Tailor-made molded arched entryways lead into the foyer and large sitting room complete with a gas fireplace, curved walls, and coffered ceilings. With floor to ceiling windows, the spacious living room is bathed in natural light and has magnificent views of the large saltwater pool, cascading waterfall hot tub, and breathtaking panoramic views of the marsh. Also just off the entry, a stately library showcases antique pecan floors, walls and door. As the heart of the home, the impressive kitchen features a large island, granite countertops and stone floors. Outfitted with a Viking range, glass front cabinetry, and custom hand-painted tile backsplash, the kitchen boasts splendid views of the sweeping marsh and St. John's Yacht Harbor through large bay windows. Just off the kitchen is a second dishwasher and wine cooler. The home also offers a spacious formal dining room, making the home ideal for entertaining both indoors and out. Heart pine floors throughout with tile in all the bathrooms. Also located on the first floor is the laundry room and pantry area. Accommodating two washers and dryers and a beverage cooler, this room offers copious storage in custom floor-to-ceiling cabinetry. Complete with a half bathroom, this room can also function as a mud room, office, or flex space. A generous master suite completes the first floor and features a master bath with a spa tub, walk- in shower, double vanities, and two custom walk-in closets. As you ascend to the second floor, an airy landing meets you. On this floor, you will find three large bedrooms, all feature custom walk-in closets and ensuite baths that feature large walk- in showers with glass enclosures. The first bedroom is roomy and located on the left side of the home. With two large windows fitted with plantation shutters, the room is filled with an abundance of ambient light. The ensuite bath features a custom wood vanity and walk-in shower with multiple shower heads, bench seating, and a full glass enclosure. A second bedroom is located on the back of the house and it is set off the main second floor landing by a long hallway that features two custom built in dressers that provide for lots of drawer space. This bedroom includes four large windows, two of which are arched, and sizeable transom window over the bed. Light floods this expansive bedroom and splendid views of the river and marshes add natural beauty to the room. With two window seats to appreciate the outside natural landscapes, this room is an oasis of serenity. The third bedroom features vaulted ceilings, giving the room a tranquil airy nature. A large arched window with plantation shutters, offers peaceful views of the marsh and river. This bedroom also features an ensuite bathroom with a fully-enclosed glass shower with bench seating, and a custom wooden vanity. All bedrooms feature walk-in closets, deep baseboards, crown moulding, custom wallpaper, and heart of pine floors. This home features many modern amenities and systems including a whole house sound system, security system, three HVAC units and two water heaters. Just minutes away from the liveliness and charm of historic downtown Charleston and local area beaches, this home offers an ideal balance of island living in a secluded private Lowcountry sanctuary.
Listing courtesy of Handsome Properties, Inc..