Drive up a secluded driveway with hundred-year-old oaks and palm trees growing up through them lined by podocarpus hedges to a home’s Mediterranean architectural elements situated on the Kiawah River. Arched porticos, classic columns, tiered balconies with stone balustrades, private terraces, and a poolside loggia with outdoor kitchen, ample garden to enjoy beautiful sunsets, a garden party, or grandkids playing.
Inside, thoughtful design and exquisite materials create a magical place with soaring ceilings, Jerusalem limestone flooring, arched entries, handcrafted metal work, and custom built-ins. The spacious great room with limestone fireplace spreads to a lower ceiling area with wet bar with curved granite island, stone vessel sink, Sub-Zero wine cooler, under counter refrigerator, and area perfect for baby grand piano make an easy setting for intimate groups or parties.
The two-story entrance foyer with open stone staircase, lit art niches, and towering light-filled windows filled with river/marsh views and a private terrace overlooking the pool and river. An attendant dining room with towering ceiling and floor-to-ceiling windows create a wonderful flow for entertaining.
Beautiful and functional, the gourmet kitchen features Downsview custom cabinetry, granite perimeter counters, and two granite-topped islands with seating. Top-tier appliances include two Sub Zero refrigerators, a Thermador gas cooktop and double convection ovens, warming drawers, two Miele dishwashers, trash compactor, and a Miele steam oven. In addition to a casual dining area with its own private terrace, the kitchen opens to a beautiful, family room with stacked stone corner fireplace, and window seats below expansive windows of the river view. An office area is conveniently situated just off the kitchen.
There are two powder rooms, one in the formal area and one on the family side. A luxuriously appointed guest suite with private bath complete the first floor.
The second floor master suite enjoys serene privacy, breathtaking river views, private terrace. The suite comprises the bedroom with large windows to awaken to the river, a separate sitting room with bay windows and a breakfast bar with under counter refrigerator, sink, and custom cabinetry for independent enjoyment of a glass of wine or early morning coffee.
The spa-inspired private bath features honey onyx counters, a frameless shower with Grohe rain showerhead, a handheld shower head, and a 3rd shower head and is a steam shower. The glass tile also encircles an air jet soaking tub.
There are two separate vanities with wardrobe cabinetry and his and hers walk-in closets. Completing the suite is laundry room with Miele washer and dryer with porcelain tile counter top. A balcony leads to a large guest room with private bath and a private terrace viewing one of the hundred old oak trees and river.
The third floor is a private retreat with a bedroom and slate tile bathroom with Kohler wrought iron vanity. A seating room can become a theatre style room, a grandkids' play room, or special office area. Fabulous expansive views of river and marsh.
Additional features of this meticulous Island haven include a paneled 4-stop elevator, a geothermal zoned heating and cooling system, and Vantage programmable smart systems for lighting and sound controlled by 2 Via panels, and AT&T security controlled by one panel and smart phone and iPad, lightning system protection, LED landscape lighting, Downsview cabinetry throughout.
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- Outdoor Kitchen
- Swimming Pool
- Bonus Room
- Breakfast Nook
- Built-in Cabinetry
- Ceilings - Vaulted
- Central Heat/Air
- Dining Room
- Family/Great Room
- Floors - Stone
- In-Law/Guest Suite
- Laundry Room
- Living Room
- Master Bedroom Upstairs
- Security System
- Wet Bar
- River View
- Water Access
- Water View