Looking for a waterfront ranch-style home, with curb appeal, sunset water views, daylight walkout basement and a beach! The water view is enough to take your breath away with huge windows in the great room, family room, master bedroom, rec room and two additional bedrooms as well as the tiered decks and balcony all overlooking Grand Bay, South Bay, the St. John River and the hills and mountains of Westfield in the distance as the sunsets in the west! Do you appreciate higher quality construction than our area’s average new build? This is your lucky day, look no further, as this is the one, right here! From the moment you approach the property you’ll appreciate the mature grounds, curb appeal, huge Palladian window, triple gable styling and exterior of Mabec cedar shingles, dipped at the factory requiring staining every fifteen years (redone last year).
The entrance foyer features double sidelights, glass transom, ceramic flooring and double lit closet as you step into the elegant open concept foyer, dining room and great room with the panoramic water view spread out before you! The entire main floor boasts an abundance of recessed and directional lighting, solid wood trim, crown moldings, gleaming cherry and ceramic flooring, economical Trane heat pump and refreshing air conditioning and ten foot ceilings throughout. The huge dining room with stately columns and massive Palladian window will accommodate your over-sized dining table, china cabinet, buffet. Fortunate the guest invited to dine in this handsome dining room! The great room features a large flat arch window with huge side lights, garden door to the balcony overlooking the water, over-sized propane fireplace with attractive mantle and surround.
Double French doors with beveled glass panes lead to the open concept kitchen/family room with garden door access to the covered (perfect for shade lovers or barbecuing in the rain) and uncovered tiered deck. Watch the boats glide up the river as you enjoy this inviting deck lined with mature trees planted to provide privacy when the home was built. The family room enjoy the reverse side of the propane fireplace with adjacent built-in bookcases and closed cabinetry. The custom solid wood kitchen features full height cabinetry, numerous lit glass display curio-type cabinets, granite counter tops, central island, over-sized windows and KitchenAid stainless steel appliances included. Off the kitchen we find the nice -sized mud room, walk-in pantry, laundry room and powder room.
On the far side of the home, other side of the foyer is the huge master bedroom with over-sized windows and walkout window bay overlooking the water. This master suite comes complete with walk-in closet and four-piece ensuite bath with heated floor, deep soaker air tub and over-sized tiled shower with plate glass door and tiled ceiling. The second bedroom with double closet currently used as a home office is houses on this side of the home as well as a second guest power room with heated flooring.
A hardwood staircase leads to the finished daylight walkout ICF basement with nine foot ceilings and huge over-sized windows with transoms allowing in an abundance of light! ICF basement means that the foundation is double insulated, inside and out and is the recommended basement type of Mike Holmes of TV fame! This entire lower level enjoy in-floor hot water heating and engineered hardwood and ceramic flooring, all overlooking the gorgeous rear garden and sunset water view. On this level we find a spacious rec room with patio access, leading through double French doors with beveled glass panes to the flex room which can be used as a gym, home office, sewing/crafts room, etc. (the choice is yours), the third and fourth huge bedrooms each with walk-in closets, huge windows with transoms and water view as well as a full bath with tub/shower enclosure and double-sized linen closet. There are two huge storage rooms on this level, one with built-in shelving and the other with exterior access for easily storing your patio furniture, kayak, bicycles, etc. The mechanical room houses the heating systems, over-sized hot water tank, alarm center and 400 amp electrical entrance.
To complete the picture there is an over-sized two-car garage with remotes, a paved driveway and the front walkway and rear patio are made of hand-laid paving stones.
If this description outlines the home you’ve been dreaming of, dream no longer, call or text for details and your private appointment with Katherine Bacon, Global Luxury Specialist 506-650-8575 or Charles Turnbull 636-0748.