HOME OF THE YEAR WINNER 2016!!! This house deserves every award and accolades it's received!
This home will steal your heart and give your soul a peaceful place to call home. This four bedroom 3.5 bath home is nestled among the pines with a year round stream. There is a foot bridge across the stream that allows access to the back portion of the property. The home is part of the "Morganwood" section of the gated community of Seven Lakes West. Morganwood is a section of larger acreage lots that allows for horses and equestrian activities. This home is only a 5-minute walk to beautiful Lake Auman, which the community is built around. This lake allows for gas powered boats and recreation. There is a community pool as well as several play area's a community beach, marina and tennis courts. The Beacon Ridge golf club is inside the gates of 7 Lakes West, the golf course is not part of the homeowner’s association and can be joined as a member or is open to public to play.
This home sits on a private lot 7-acre lot which has been declared a certified wildlife habitat. The home has beautiful landscaping around the house with plenty of windows, allowing you to enjoy the views of the property. All the rooms are spacious with attention to every detail from the beams framing the dining area to the tiles that were taken from a pirate ship as part of the backsplash. There is an elevator offering owners convenience and the ability to "age in place" or have family and friends that are staying in the guest rooms to easily and quickly access the main level of the home. This house is built for entertaining family and friends, with the open concept living, dining, kitchen space with plenty of decks and patios for outside gatherings as well.
The master bedroom suite is amazing! The suite offers a large bedroom with a sitting room of windows to to take in the natural views of the back yard and access onto the deck. There are his and hers closets and a huge master bathroom. Split vanities offer plenty of individual space. There is a huge soaking tub that has recirculating hot water. The walk-in shower has a larger double opening and multiple shower heads. This is truly a home to gather and enjoy life.
The main rooms of the house have hardwood floors, the ceilings are 10 ft high with a vaulted living room. The dining room offers ample room space for a very large table. There are doors to allow access to the front porch, or open for a cool evening breeze with a retractable screen. The living room offers a place to gather in front of the wood burning stacked stone fireplace. The picture above the mantle conceals the recessed TV and sound system. The Picture electronically rises and the TV can be adjusted to be pulled out and down for best viewing ergonomics.
The living room is open to the spacious kitchen which was designed for the home chef. There is a full-size Electrolux refrigerator and freezer. Double Electrolux wall ovens, a 6-burner gas range top, Bosch dishwasher and Sharp slide-out microwave drawer are all incorporated into the kitchen. The kitchen hardware was hand made in Italy. The kitchen Island offers plenty of storage, seating and entertaining space with three hand custom made pendant lights from Portugal. There are extra outlets in the island hidden behind a drawer front on each side that pull down. All but two of the lower cabinets are pullout drawers and upper and lower are soft close. There is a large pantry to again offer more storage. Along the way to the three-car oversized garage, which is equipped with a dedicated golf cart plug and access to the back yard, There is a laundry room, office, the pantry, and drop zone and cubbies at the garage door.
The laundry room has room for a side by side washer and dryer with extra counter space and cabinets. There is a deep laundry sink for convenience with the reverse osmosis filter/faucet located here. The pantry is behind the rustic barn door with plenty of shelving for storage. There is an office tucked away down this hallway for a quite private place for the owner. The hall bath is spacious with a beautiful vanity for guest use.
The downstairs area has high ceilings and follows the open concept living of the main area. There is a second kitchen / wet bar area with granite counters and a configuration that incorporates an extension to the granite counter into a round table for guests to enjoy a snack or play cards or board games. There is a wine fridge as well as a full-size refrigerator. Lighted glass cabinets offer a display place for special collectibles or glassware. This eating area is open to the second living space for watching TV or gathering with friends and family. There are three bedrooms located downstairs two share a full bath with a walk-in shower and the fourth bedroom offers more privacy on the other side of the house with a full bath and access to the downstairs screened in porch and patio area. Downstairs also has an unfinished walk in storage area. There is a spot at the bottom of the stairs that a door can easily be added to make another specialized area such as a wine cellar. There is also access from the finished living area into the "man cave" which offers a work shop. There is a garage door from the work shop to the back yard for easy access of lawn equipment. HVAC ducts can easily be added to this area if you desire to make it a more finished space.<p clas
|Bathrooms||3 Full | 1 Partial Baths|
|Listing Type||For Sale|
|Lot Size||6.51 acres|
Courtesy of Kelly Curran, NextHome In The Pines