- 3,800square feet custom European style home on 21 acres
bedrooms and 3½ baths
room, dining room, breakfast room, kitchen, laundry/dog room, master suite (bed
and bath), study, powder room (½
bath), two bedrooms, suite bedroom/bath combination, utility closet
square foot professional equestrian stable
fenced and cross-fenced pasture
square foot office/bungalow
square foot fenced dog yard with access to house
five acres surrounding house
location 6 miles from I-77 and 35 miles from Charlotte
Escape to your very own private
retreat where old world,
classic elegance embraces a peaceful,
Indulge in the
natural beauty of this custom European brick home with imported clay tile roof,
copper gutters and downspouts, four natural stone fireplaces, hardwood and
ceramic floors and 3,800 square feet of casual luxury.
ceilings and a grand fireplace greet visitors when they enter the front door.
Additional features in this spacious and airy room include ceiling fans,
ceramic floors and four sets of French doors that provide access to a shaded
patio adjacent to an inground pool.
The dining room continues the natural beauty of the
living room with vaulted ceiling, large built-in walnut cabinet with wet bar,
unique walnut lighting fixture, stone fireplace and ceramic tile floor. French
doors again merge indoor and outdoor spaces.
cabinets, granite countertops and ceramic tile floor and backsplashes bespeak
the classic elegance of the kitchen, which also provides the modern
conveniences of a JennAir island top stove, double oven, dishwasher, refrigerator
and trash compactor.
The breakfast room mirrors many of the features of the living
and dining rooms with lovely walnut floors, stone fireplace with integral wood
box and French doors that provide a panoramic view of the pool and the verdant landscaping
and stone fireplace combine to create a warm, cozy and classy master bedroom
with French doors opening onto the natural slate pool deck.
bath features walnut cabinets, granite countertop, garden tub, rainwater
shower, heated floor and handcrafted Italian stone tile walls and floor.
Perfect for special guests, this private suite includes natural
wood floors and louvered door closets plus a full bath with private poolside
A powder room
with ceramic tile floor and a full bath with European ceramic tiles comprise
the remaining bathrooms. Two bedrooms with hardwood floors and louvered door
closets complete the “guest” side of the house, which also includes study with
vaulted ceiling and walnut hardwood floors.Laundry/Dog
Adjacent to the kitchen sits a large laundry/dog room
with hardwood floors and ample louvered door storage closets. A dog door
provides access to a 7,000 square foot fenced dog yard complete with dog house
and beautiful mature growth.
any of the eight sets of French doors and take in the soothing ambience of the outdoor
room where a slate patio with passive solar design flows into a newer cool deck
pool surround and inground pool. Rustic
poolside fencing, greenhouse, custom slate walkway and lush landscaping
complete the breathtaking beauty of this one-of-a-kind setting.
Down the tree-lined driveway lies a 580 square foot
office bungalow complete with two rooms plus full bath, central heating and air
conditioning, private access and a back yard with patio and views of stables
and pasture.Stables and Pasture
horses, this 2,300 square foot equestrian facility encompasses professional
stables with cedar siding, center aisle, four modular stalls with capacity for
11 total and a tack room with access to a 1,700 square foot hay loft with dual
The shed row and a stand of deciduous and evergreen trees
in front of the stables provide for shaded shelter from the summer’s sun.A set of
fences and cross-fences creates three pastures (five acres) in varied topology for
on the Outdoors
wood post and woven wire fencing enclose the five acres surrounding the house.
A 25’ x 50’
fertile vegetable garden space awaits the gardener in your family.
Feast on wild
blackberries and persimmons and delight in sightings of wild turkey, deer, red
tail hawk and great blue heron that frequent this wildlife sanctuary.
Enjoy nearly one mile of hiking trails that run through acres
of forest and along 1,000 feet of frontage on Fishing Creek.
Bask in four
seasons of Carolina
beauty with an explosion of color that bursts forth with early Spring’s redbuds
and dogwoods and continues throughout the year with azaleas, irises, myrtles, day
lilies and pampas grasses. Cedar, maple, American beech, tulip poplar, walnut,
oak and loblolly pine also dot the landscape.
infrastructure with two separate high efficiency ground water heat pump
environmental units and two wells