Lowcountry living less than 10 miles from the Charleston peninsula but a world away on this 5 acre Johns Island estate! Drive down the private road and through the gates to find a long curving drive with grand live oaks and palmettos before your elevated Lowcountry home with true wrap-around porches and red metal roof is revealed. You will also see the large saltwater pool and spring-fed pond. Step through the double front doors into the light filled two-story foyer, and you know this home is just as beautiful as its surroundings. A formal dining room is to your right and the family room with wood burning fireplace awaits just ahead. The family room, kitchen, and breakfast area - all with 10' ceilings - are filled with light from huge windows and glass doors. The primary bedroom is on the main floor with direct access to the porches. The ensuite bathroom features a glass enclosed shower, soaking tub, double vanities, separate water closet, and walk-in closet. Upstairs you will find a landing large enough for a grand piano with built-in bookcases and a secret door to a huge storage area. From the landing, access two large bedrooms each with 9' ceilings, ensuite bathrooms and walk-in closets AND two additional rooms perfect for a nursery, office, home gym, etc. Beautiful, timeless design and quality finishes add to the character of this pristine home. Hardwood floors throughout. The lower level/garage with two bay doors and a pedestrian door to the pool deck offers parking for three cars, bikes, toys, and so much more! Whether you're entertaining, floating in the pool, watching deer, herons, and cranes from the porches, or enjoying the dappled light over the stocked pond, this gorgeous 5 acre property offers everything you need to enjoy the Lowcountry at its finest.
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Realty.