Single Family Detached
Beautiful craftsman style home built by Miller Builders in Winding Brook Park with a feel of openness and comfort designed by Architect Alan DeFreese, a professor of architecture at the University of Notre Dame, https://architecture.nd.edu/faculty/alan-defrees/. An impeccable open-concept home built in 2007 has so much to offer. Your first impression will be the maintenance free exterior with stone masonry, vinyl cedar look shingles, copper gutters and downspouts, classic craftsman front door with wheat stained glass door panels and side light panels, and the professionally landscaped yard.
Next you'll step through the front door to see the many custom details in the oak switchback stairs and railings with custom copper insets, Great Room with 18' beamed ceiling, built-in display cases on both sides of the 2-story stone gas fireplace and floor to ceiling Anderson windows with a private view of Juday Creek. Other details include reclaimed Chinese Elm wood floors, wide hardwood floor trim, 10' ceilings, 8' six panel wood doors and beautiful wide door frame trim, thoughtfully selected light fixtures cohesive to the homes design, central vacuum, house sound system with multiple controls (incl. speakers in garage and upper deck) and a security system. The natural light coming in the Great Room through the floor to ceiling windows and patio door draws you to the large composite deck to watch and enjoy the flowing creek, koi pond and waterfall feature in the backyard.
Adjacent to the living room is the gourmet kitchen with both eat-in and formal dining spaces. The beautiful custom cherry and maple cabinets were made by Schmidt Furniture Company all with soft-close and full extension drawers and doors. Great entertaining and prep space includes a large granite island which seats 4, a coordinating black granite island with prep sink and raised bar which seats 6, stainless steel Bosch/Wolf/Electorlux high end appliances, raised dishwasher, Kohler fixtures, and a walk-in pantry.
Main level master suite oasis also has a view of Juday Creek. The walk-in closet is conveniently located adjacent to the large bathroom which has a grand soaking tub, walk-in shower with separately controlled rain-head and hand wand, water temperature controller, double bowl sink on a granite countertop, wall mounted TV, heated floor, and separate commode closet. The homes laundry room is conveniently located within the master bedroom suite area.
The upper level has two more bedroom suites each with pedestal sinks, shower, (or shower/tub combo) and walk-in closet. Between the two suites is a loft area suitable for a sitting area or office space. It overlooks the living room and includes a counter with coffee sink.
The lower level walkout is full of surprises; a rec room to enjoy and entertain in, an endless pool (adjustable stream or deep enough for aqua aerobics), a garden room with brick flooring, a bedroom/media room and a large storage room. A 4th bedroom could also be a media room. The extra large bathroom is complete with granite countertop, walk-in shower with unique stone floor, shower water controller, and a walk-in closet/changing room. This bathroom also has heated floor. The patio doors take you out to the stamped brick patio to the backyard.
The home is positioned on the 1.06 acre lot with Juday Creek frontage and space for a waterfall and pond feature. The home takes advantage of the slope of the property to incorporate upper and lower level 2 car garages. The upper two car garage has a pull down attic access while the lower garage has hot and cold water and a vacuum.
Other features of the home include: two (10'x13') mud rooms each located at the garage entries, a whole house central vacuum, 2 Armstrong Air furnaces, 2 Armstrong Air air conditioners, an Aprilaire whole house dehumidifier, 2 Bradford White HE water heaters, a water softener, irrigation system on an independent well, and a natural gas Briggs & Stratton gene
MLS # 201714556
Courtesy Of Coldwell Banker Roth Wehrly Graber