Gorgeous home tucked away in a parklike setting on a huge 2.28 acre estate with an abundance of evergreens for those seeking privacy and seclusion.
This large 3 bedroom + den custom-built home in the Alderwood Heights neighborhood gives you the feeling of being remote, yet itís just minutes from town. This home was thoughtfully built for maximum efficiently. Passive solar design with 15"trombe floors, vestibule entry, high quality low E Argon filled wood-wrapped windows, windows. Enter the home through a vestibule into a huge living room with soaring ceilings, clerestory window, wet bar, and woodstove with stone backing. Living room leads to a large sunroom.
Huge kitchen with eating space has numerous built-ins to include a kitchen station (blender, food processor, mixer, coffee grinder, etc.). The kitchen, in addition to a breakfast nook, opens to large bright and airy dining area that leads out to a patio with 6x8 koi pond. Sunroom equipped with a water spigot for easy watering of your plants. Pantry closet has a secret floor safe. Large fully insulated 2-car garage leads into the mudroom/laundry with a half bath and built-in Iron Away ironing board with iron that leads to kitchen. Garage also have a water spigot, water softener, and a backup generator transfer panel ready for you to plug in your generator in those rare times when power is out on the island. Back door from the mudroom leads to the detached 14x16 workshop with power and heat. Lower level also has the den/office and a powder room (half bath). Dining area, patio, and sunroom are wired for sound. Master Suite with walk-in bath, aromatic cedar-lined closet and air conditioner, two other bedrooms, and a full bath are in the upper level. Closets have lighting with door activated switches. Central vac system makes vacuuming fast and easy.
Long driveway through your private forest leads to 5,000 square foot stamped concrete driveway with a circular at the end. Enjoy the serenity of a huge lawn with mature fruit trees (3 apple, 1 cherry, and 3 fig). There is a 6 zone underground sprinkler that services the lawn, hanging baskets, flower garden and vegetable garden soakers. Also installed are low voltage landscape lighting for evening events in the summer. There are also Roof mounted security lights (switched from kitchen and master bedroom). A cute chicken coop is ready for your chickens as well as a covered 10x24 dog run with concrete slab for your 4-legged pets. The main feature outside the home is a very nice 16x16 gazebo with water and power (refrigerator included) to entertain your guests throughout the summer.