Located on Skidaway Island, near Historic Savannah, this 5282 square foot custom-built, home is now on the market for the first time. Nestled on over an acre in a private and peaceful oasis amidst century old live oaks and thoughtful landscaping that evoke low country coastal Georgia habitat. Its western orientation takes in a sweeping and panoramic view of coastal marsh and intercoastal waterway. The sunsets are as spectacular as they are dramatic and can be enjoyed from many vantage points throughout this meticulously planned home.
There are 12 rooms including 4 bedrooms plus 3 full baths and 2 half baths. The master suite is on the main level and includes spacious walk-in closets and comprehensive master bathroom. There is a sizable library off the two story foyer complete with built-in bookshelves, masterful wood work and a flagstone hearth. Also included is a separate dining room and living room with a fireplace and a wonderful family room with a bar close by and a fireplace to add to the convivial atmosphere. The flooring is comprised of oak and brick in the more informal areas. Leading out from the family room is a generous screened in porch. Just off the family room is an open kitchen with center island, 5 burner gas cook top range, double sinks and ovens, side by side refrigerator/freezer. There is a keeping room, pantry, butler's pantry. A chef's delight, an entertainer's dream is how this home has been described.
Off to one side is a large office with twin built-in desks and a laundry room. This all leads to a 3 car garage with an expansive finished room over it with a large cedar closet. Out side there is a large gunite fresh water pool surrounded by a deck, terraces and a cookout area. Indoor, outdoor, formal, informal entertaining opportunities radiate through out and beckon the inner host and hostess in you.
This home is located on Skidaway Island in an acclaimed privately owned multigenerational gated community. You can have access to six championship golf courses, swimming pools, fitness center, tennis courts, club houses and restaurants and full service deep water marinas with dry storage options. You will be surrounded by natural habitat, nature preserves and miles of walking and biking trails. Lagoons provide fishing and bird viewing venues in this Audubon certified community. There is a full service village with banks, library, Publix supermarket, gas station, pharmacy and other essential retail venues.
Historic Savannah is just minutes away with its vibrant art and cultural scene and fast becoming an international destination of choice.