This beautiful, bright and spacious all brick colonial, of exceptional quality and condition, is located on an absolutely gorgeous, tranquil, and private 5 acre lot.This is an outstanding opportunity for anyone looking to live in Hunting Valley. At this tempting price, you can do the updates you want to suit your personal taste and decor without fear of pricing yourself out of the neighborhood. Area sales on this cul-de-sac street and within a half mile radius, have been as high as $1,650,000 in the last 5 years. Besides the potential for profit in the future, this is an ideal residence for a number of reasons. The setting is breathtaking, very private, and peaceful. There is a large pond with a beach area for relaxation and recreational use, lush landscaping, a circular driveway, stately lamp posts that line the driveway, expansive brick paver patio areas, a large rear deck with an awning that you can remove and store during the winter months, a balcony deck that overlooks the pond, and stunning views of the landscape. Inside, there is tons of storage space. Rooms are very spacious and have high ceilings and great views. The floor plan is quite open and has very good flow making it ideal for anyone who loves to entertain. You have your choice between a huge 1st floor Owners Suite & an alternate 2nd floor Owners Suite that is equally large. For casual fun and entertainment, there is a finished walk-out lower level with daylight windows. There is also a generator and a 4-car side entry heated garage!
The covered entry features beautiful double leaded glass front doors with leaded glass sidelights and a transom window that dress up the entrance and allow natural light to flow into the home. A large open 2-story tiled Foyer with a dramatic winding staircase leads to a formal Dining Room on the right. It has crown moldings and can comfortably seat 12 people for holiday dinners or formal dinner parties. To the right of the foyer is a large formal Living Room with crown moldings. It is ideal for quiet reading and conversation or for playing your treasured piano.
Directly ahead of the foyer is a huge 2-story Great Room. It has a vaulted beam ceiling with ceiling fan, beautiful hardwood floors, a wet bar that is accessible from the kitchen, a window wall that overlooks the back yard, and a gas fireplace that is covered in white stone. The Great Room is open to a large vaulted Morning Room that adjoins the Eat-in Kitchen. It has two sets of sliding glass doors. One leads to the Deck and one leads to one of the patio areas. Entertaining groups large or small is a joy in this space.
The Kitchen is large and can accommodate a couple cooks. It has granite countertops, oak cabinets with pull-out drawers and soft closures, a planning work center, and a center island breakfast bar that is ideal for baking and food preparations. Off the Kitchen you will find a tiled mudroom area that leads to the 4-car garage, one of two powder rooms on the main floor, and the 1st floor Laundry Room.
An oversized doorway to the left of the Great Room leads to a luxurious 1st floor Owners Wing. It consists of two hallways with hardwood floors, crown moldings, and doors to close off each section for privacy, peace, and quiet. The first section has a wall of built-ins for housing your decor or books and access through double doors to a Library. The Library has crown moldings, two walls of built-ins, and a window seat that overlooks the back yard. It is a great place to work or read in peaceful surroundings. The 2nd hallway section has French doors on the left that lead to a balcony deck where you can enjoy the views of the pond and front yard. Across the hall is a 2nd Powder Room. A set of double doors lead from the hall to the actual Owners Bedroom Suite. It is large and has a lighted tray ceiling with ceiling fan, an oversized picture window that overlooks the front yard, and pocket doors that lead to a granite and tile Glamour Bath area. The Glamour Bath has a separate tiled vanity area with dual sinks and granite countertops and access to a huge walk-in closet with closet system. The elegant spa-like bathing area has a lighted tray ceiling with chandelier, a large tiled shower for two with multiple shower heads and seamless glass doors, a soaking tub surrounded in tile with windows that overlook the private back yard.
The winding staircase off the foyer leads to two large linen closets and three large 2nd floor Bedrooms located on the right side of the home. One has an En-Suite Bath, and two share a Jack-n-Jill Bath. To the left of the 2nd floor landing are double doors leading to the alternate 2nd floor Owners Suite. It is quite large and has a vaulted custom oak tray ceiling, a large walk-in closet, a large vanity area with granite countertops and double sinks, and a vaulted bathing area complete with granite countertops, a custom oak tray ceiling, corner jetted tub surrounded in tile, steam shower, and a third vanity.
Also off the foyer is an open stairwell with trail lighting to the finished 13-course walk-out lower level with daylight windows. There is a large carpeted L-shaped recreation area with chair rail that is ideal for billiards and other gaming activities,a large guest bedroom or theater room with a large walk-in closet, an exercise room, a full bath, and an abundance of storage space. A fire door located on the left of the recreation room leads to another utility/storage room and to a huge unfinished area with French doors to one of the patio areas. You can finish this space to suit your specific needs and lifestyle.
This elegant, remarkable one owner home has been lovingly maintained and exceptionally built!Here is your rare chance to own a spacious home, at a very attractive price, on a very exclusive street.
- 5 bedrooms
- 8 bathrooms
- 4 Garages
- 7,169 sq. ft.
- Hunting Valley
For more information, contact:
Platinum Real Estate