No details were overlooked in this stunning Zagaroli built 5 Bedroom, 7½ Bath, 7.54 acre estate overlooking the Donald Ross designed Catawba Country Club golf course.
The grandiose wood and wrought iron spiral staircases are the first thing you’ll notice as you enter the home set on a backdrop of floor to ceiling windows.
As you pass through the foyer set on marble inlay, to your left, you’ll first come to the amply spaced 2-story study. Continue past the study to find yourself in the formal living room. This room features 20+ feet ceilings, gorgeous candelabra-style chandelier, brick fireplace with custom wood mantel surround, floor to ceiling windows, and glass French doors onto the brick patio overlooking the pool and golf course.
Continuing on to your left you’ll pass by the stairwell that leads to the second level and find yourself in one of the home’s two master bedrooms.
In this main level master are all the amenities you would need for 1 level living. This large bedroom features a sitting area with fireplace, huge walk-in closet, bathroom with stand-up shower and soaking tub and adjoining full-sized laundry room.
Exit the master and continue down the hall through the archway to find a full bathroom with pedestal sink and tile tub/shower and guest bedroom.
Pass back through the left side main level and past the foyer to the kitchen, dining room, and den. The kitchen boasts gorgeous off-white custom cabinets, granite countertops, coordinating maple island with bar for casual seating, wrought iron hanging pot rack, and top-of-the-line stainless appliances. As you walk around the island for a closer look, you’ll find a deep farmhouse sink, a six-burner gas range, Subzero inset refrigerator, wine refrigerator inset in the island, an additional wall oven/microwave oven set, and a cozy eat-in area.
From the kitchen, you can enter the formal dining room, which has two beautiful crystal chandeliers and adjoining Butler’s pantry. The Butler’s pantry has full sink and plenty of room for storage or display of china.
From the kitchen, you can also enter the den which also contains the home’s only half bath. In this den, you can fix yourself a drink at the wet bar, enjoy some television or music or a good book. Recessed lighting and enclosed television area help keep this room simple and easy to enjoy with plenty of room for entertaining.
Continuing the tour, now exiting this room back toward the kitchen, you’ll take the elevator to the 2nd level. Once on the 2nd floor, you’ll be at the entry of the 2nd level master bedroom which features a sitting area and fireplace. Passing through the bedroom to the master bathroom you’ll find ornate double vanities with marble tops, beautiful wall sconces, over-sized soaking tub with tile surround, stand-up shower and entry to the huge walk-in closet. Master suite also includes full size laundry facilities.
Leaving this master bedroom back to the foyer balcony, on your left is one of the additional bedrooms currently decorated with a youthful feminine touch. This bedroom features attached bathroom with tile floor, vanity, makeup table and separate toilet. An ample closet is attached to the bathroom and includes a stacked washer/dryer.
As you leave this room you continue back to the balcony, which is perfect for a sitting area or desk area with a stunning view across the stair case extending past the pool and onto the golf course.
Continuing past the balcony you pass the upper portion of the study below and into the final bedroom room.
The final bedroom is once again complete with two walk in closets and full bath and also private laundry. This bedroom includes passage into a separate hidden room that is a perfect cozy get away.
From this bedroom, you open a door to a full stair case to the attic area which continues to impress. This area is perfect for a gym, craft room, studio or many other uses. A large storage closet is attached to this bonus area. The bonus area includes another full bath and access to the unheated attic area for ample storage. This bonus room is also serviced by the elevator.
To finish our tour you can take the elevator to the basement. In the basement you find sprawling open areas where you can let your imagination run wild. The basement is plumbed to add an additional kitchen with ease. The basement features four separate areas that can be defined in many ways. A kitchen with large dining area, living room, and additional living spaces. A full bath complements the basement area in a perfect location to walk out to the pool area.
On both ends of the basement you find a two car garage. On the east end of the house the garage features cabinets and kitchenette. Many of the mechanical systems including the whole house boiler system are located off the east garage. The west end features a large unfinished storage area. Garage access is hidden from front view of house.
A tour of this house is not complete with just your living spaces. No detail has been missed in this house. The electrical service is a full commercial service; the gas fired boiler system provides perfect warmth throughout the entire home as well as endless hot water supply to support all needs of every fixture in the house.
The elevator services all four floors of the house. In the grand staircase the windows have been designed for ease of cleaning. The pool is formed from long lasting unite and copper and granite accents around the home provide years of maintenance free service.
The grounds have more than 7.5 acres of land which seller is willing to subdivide. The front of the house has a full horseshoe drive way with access to both garages. While the far western end of the property has been used for a garden in the past, on the eastern side a sprawling area features more than 4 acres of open space.
Behind the house on the southern side of the property you have the pool area featuring full size chimney to cuddle around a great fire while enjoying the heated salt-water pool in any season of the year. The property also abuts to three holes of the golf course on the southern side.