|If you’ve been dreaming of the waterfront lifestyle, mooring your boat in front of your house, tranquil evenings around the bonfire on your own private beach and moving up to 3500 square feet of quality living, you may want to take a closer look at this fine property. This well-built family home is located on the St John River with direct frontage, private sandy beach, deep water mooring and panoramic river view! This south facing, one-owner custom home is spacious and sunny with an abundance of windows allowing in the natural sunlight (keeping heating costs low). The property size is 23,572 square feet, over a half acre.
This home features a large impressive foyer with double entrance doors, two-story ceiling, ceramic tile flooring and free-standing circular solid maple staircase. The living room has hardwood flooring as does most of the house and a cozy electric fireplace. The octagonal dining room is over-sized, so rare in newer homes and is surrounded by windows and natural sunlight. Imagine the wonderful dinner parties with family and friends you could host here! The main floor family room with water view opens into the sun room with full southern exposure and access to the large wrap around deck with the water view looking towards Grand Bay.
The large custom eat-in cherry kitchen with island breakfast bar has stainless steel appliances included, lots of windows and fantastic water view. Lots of space here for a large family-size kitchen table. The mud room is huge with ceramic flooring and garage access, plenty of storage and full bath main floor.
There are four bedrooms on the second floor including the huge master suite with sitting area, ensuite bath with separate shower and deep soaker claw-foot tub, walk-in closet and balcony all overlooking the water. The second bedroom also faces south with a stunning water view with balcony and walk-in closet. All bedrooms are large but the fourth is huge & can easily be divided if a fifth bedroom up if required or possibly a flex room such as home office, gym, crafts, quilting or play room is desired. There is a full bathroom on the second floor with laundry hook up and access not only to the hallway and also directly to the second bedroom creating a second ensuite, perfect for guests and growing families!
The full daylight walkout basement has huge windows, storage room, large laundry room, two additional bedrooms, full bath, eat-in kitchen and sitting room all with its own entrance and gorgeous water view. This space allows for many uses from in-family living for parents, college age children, the ultimate guest suite for visiting friends and any teens in your family will covet this well-planned space. It could also be used for rental income deferring yearly home expenses if you so wish. This lower level is heated with radiant hot water in-floor heating.
The economical heat pump provides cozy warmth in winter and refreshing air conditioning in the warm summer months for the two main floors of the home. Move up to the waterfront lifestyle with fine sandy beach and deep water just waiting for you, your boat and your exciting waterfront lifestyle!
For more information and your private appointment to view call Katherine Bacon, Global Luxury Specialist by phone or text at 506-650-8575 or Charles Turnbull at 506-636-0748.