Take a tour of this private, elegant & refined home located on Deep-Water on the banks of the Wando River on Paradise Island in the town of Awendaw in Charleston County. This home features Classic Charleston architectural elements while still providing easy living with modern conveniences and only minutes to beaches, shops, & restaurants. The meandering driveway leads you to the understated but stunning entrance of this home. You are greeted by brick staircase known in Charleston as Courting Stairs that curve around the three-tiered fountain further enhancing that Charleston experience. This Custom Home, a modified Hilton Googe plan was built by Shawn Mengerelli with 2 X 6 Construction, 12' ceilings, Anderson Impact Windows, 3 Trane HVAC Systems, Tankless Water, Central Vacuum, & Elevator.Upon entering the home there is a two-story foyer, with a curved floating staircase with Mahogany & Wrought Iron Railing. The Formal Dining Room to the right features a Double Tray Ceiling, Georgian Columns, White Oak Flooring with Walnut Inlay & Plantation Shutters. Just beyond the Foyer & Formal Dining Room, you enter into the Great Room with 12' Coffered Ceilings, Built-In Bookcase & a Gorgeous Mahogany Antique Fireplace Mantle refurbished from a One Hundred-Year-Old Downtown Charleston Home that blends in perfectly with the modern & classic features of this home.
Just off the Great Room, through the set of French Doors is the Sun Room flooded with natural light that has sweeping views of the Wando River and your private dock, a perfect place for extending your entertaining space and watching those beautiful sunsets. Off the Great Room and Sun Room is a Stunning Gourmet Kitchen featuring Thermador Appliances that includes a Commercial Sized Refrigerator & Freezer, Six-Burner Gas Range, a Pot Filler, Warming Drawer, a Second Wall Oven, a Built-In Microwave, an Ice Maker and Wine Cooler. Gorgeous 42" Custom Maple Cabinetry, a Center Island with Prep Sink, automatic ice maker, Granite Counter Tops, Under Cabinet Lighting, Soft Close Drawers, and Walk-in Pantry. The Laundry Room features an Additional Large Freezer off the Kitchen, Front Loading Washer/Dryer, additional Cabinetry with Granite Countertops and a Third Stainless Steel Sink.
The Private FIRST FLOOR Master Suite features Double Doors that lead onto a Private Porch with a Sunken Jacuzzi Spa and overlooking the private yard and river. This elegant Master Ensuite includes granite vessel sinks, wall mounted faucets and incredible storage. It also features a Large Glass Enclosed Shower with Rainhead Shower & additional Grohe Shower Heads and Plumbing Fixtures along with convenient built-in seating. The Self-Cleaning Large Soaking Tub is accented by Two Georgian Columns and a stunning Crystal Chandelier creating a spa-like experience. The ensuite also includes a Private Water Closet and Two Large Separate Walk-in Closets with Custom Built-Ins.
The Second Floor, off the center hall, features a Home Theater/Media Room with a Sony Bravia SXRD Projector with 85" Projector Screen, a Wet Bar with refrigerator, Custom Cabinetry, White Oak Flooring with Walnut Inlay and a Private Balcony with incredible VIEWS, a great place for star gazing. The second floor also includes Three Spacious additional Bedrooms, Two Full Baths (Jack-N-Jill) and a Home Office with Coffered Ceilings that overlooks the water with breathtaking views.
The Ground Floor Features a Mother-In-Law Suite with the Private Fifth Bedroom, Full Bath and Full Kitchen with Dining & Family Room Combined as well as a Private Entrance. The Ground Level also includes the Three Car Garage with workbench & sink, additional storage and a Water Filtration system that is throughout the home as well as a Central Vaccum System.
Steps from the home is a private deepwater dock that leads you onto the large expansive pier with a floater. All located in the convenient, but private community of Paradise Island, minutes from the area beaches of Isle of Palms and Sullivan's Island, Mount Pleasant, and Downtown Charleston. Paradise Island offers additional boat storage, a boat ramp, a picnic area for Paradise Homeowners only and located just a short walk away. Call to schedule your personal tour today and to learn more about this special home.