This spectacular one of a kind custom built French Provincial home is located in one of the most desirable neighborhoods of Mt. Pleasant: Olde Park. From the moment you pull in the brick paved circular driveway, you feel the elegance and stateliness of this unique property. The exterior is stucco over brick with custom mahogany windows, doors and shutters, copper lanterns and gutters, a synthetic slate roof (2017) and mature and lush landscaping by the renowned landscape architect Robert Chesnut. There is a 3 car garage and large side driveway for ample parking for guests. The back blue stone terrace has a fireplace and fountain overlooking a beautiful pond with a water feature and mature trees providing privacy. See more comments Upon entering through the impressive front door and bluestone terrace you step into a dramatic foyer with terrazzo large tile floors, breathtaking archways and a sweeping staircase. The first floor has 11 foot ceilings and beautiful walnut hardwood floors. Your eye immediately extends to the back of the house with a sun filled view of the back terrace and the pond. On the left are generous cased openings to a walnut paneled library with a fireplace flanked with custom made bookshelves. There is a large bar area, a wine refrigerator, ice maker and sink, connecting the library to the impressive family room on the back of the house. On the right is the oversized gorgeous dining room which is perfect for entertaining and large dinner parties with a fireplace and bar area connecting to the kitchen . The powder room is located off the foyer. There are exquisite French doors off of both rooms onto the front terrace. The afternoon sun provides great natural light for the family room and a chef's dream kitchen. Top of the line appliances include two dishwashers, large Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf range with two ovens and ice maker. The beautiful walnut cabinets, marble countertops, spacious copper sink and stucco hood over the stove make it feel like an old world and warm kitchen. The family room has reclaimed beams from a ship to accentuate the high ceilings, beautiful bookshelves and another fireplace with chimney all contributing to the beauty of this room. There are two complete oversized master bedrooms each with fireplaces. One is downstairs overlooking the pond with French doors leading to the terrace, large walk in closets, shower and dual marble vanities. The large laundry room is conveniently located near the master bedroom. There is also an attached 3 car garage. The current owner had a platform constructed in part of the garage to create a great home gym. This can be easily removed and put back as a 3 car garage. There is another grand master suite at the top of the stairs. It has his and her bathrooms that are connected by a spacious shower. Each side has its own walk in closet. There are two additional bedrooms with ensuite baths, and a sunny home office with French doors leading to the balcony above the front door with antique wrought iron. Down the hall is a very large room that could be a media room or 5th bedroom with a full bath. There is a closet and great additional finished storage and an extensive unfinished storage area for easy access. There is also a large attic on the third floor. There is a very sophisticated security system with 16 cameras, window and door sensors, smoke and carbon monoxide monitors connected directly to a call center. The system is very user friendly and can be monitored by your phone. There is a full house Generac generator that automatically comes on if power goes out. The crawlspace has been encapsulated. There are a total of 6 wood burning fireplaces with chimneys which are vented for gas. This incredible home was custom built by Sheppard Construction with attention to every detail utilizing the best materials and craftsmanship. Spacious contemporary living with old world sophistication and charm.
Listing courtesy of Dunes Properties Of Mt. Pleasant.