Step back in time in style with all the modern amenities and conveniences in this home. Beautiful custom built home with room to relax, escape the busy life in the city, play and roam! Winding crushed concrete driveway leads to this one-of-kind home. Property features a pole barn with 2 stalls and three seperate bays for parking the lawnmower, tractor, 4-wheelers, golf-cart. There is enough room for just about any "big-boy" toy you may have. There are also 2 chicken-coops with fenced yard for hens to roam. Property is fenced and cross-fenced for livestock; horses, cows, goats, etc. Large dog yard with separate fenced back yard for dogs. Home features include two air conditioning units with separate controls; one to control upstairs and one to control downstairs. Two very large water heaters; one upstairs and one downstairs. 50 year metal roof, double-car garage with 1/2 bath, triple dormers on the front of the home and single dormer on the back, two custom-built solid wood staircases, french doors, vintage one-of-a-kind front door with vintage crystal knob, 5 panel interior doors with custom crystal knobs, pocket doors throughout for ease of use in high traffic spaces, large walk-in closets in all bedrooms, engineered pecan hardwood floors throughout. Half-bath and upstairs bathroom feature solid wood tonge-and-groove beadboard with custom trim. Custom tile in laundry room and bathrooms. 9 foot ceilings throughout with 10 foot ceiling in main living room. Private bonus room above the garage with private staircase and limitless potential; turn it into a custom theater room, work-out room, private guest suite, anything you desire. Or, use it as is and enjoy the privacy it provides away from the rest of the home. Home is equipped with a security system on all exterior openings; windows and doors. Large landscaped yard has a dual-zone sprinkler system with control panel and timer for automatic watering option. Step inside this beautiful, lovingly created home and you will quickly see the care and attention to detail that went into building this family home! Chandeliers are all custom, vintage and one-of-a-kind! These can be found in the kitchen, dining room, all full-sized bathrooms, breakfast nook and one of the upstairs bedrooms. Custom crown moulding is featured in the entire downstairs area. The dining room features custom egg and dart crown moulding. The baseboards in this home are custom as well measuring at 6 inches in height and are found throughout the home. All windows and doors are framed with custom trim measuring 3-4 inches. The entire downstairs of this home features custom, lifetime warrantied plantation shutters on all windows. The kitchen is a chef's dream with Kitchen-Aid double built-in convection ovens, 5 burner gas cooktop, Kitchen-Aid dishwasher, french door refrigerator, granite countertops, Shaw farmhouse sink and more! Cabinets are custom built as well and are solid maple with a custom finish! The master bath features a private water closet, double Kohler pedestal sinks and a large subway tiled shower! Large ouble walk-in closet is also a great feature of this master bath area! It provides floor to ceiling room for shelving and hanging space for clothes. MBR is beautifully decorated and features a large bay window covered with plantation shutters for privacy and shelter from the sunrise on those mornings when you just want to sleep in for a bit longer! The second floor of this home features 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, office and large attic space (over 600 square feet that is ready to be closed in and heated and cooled should you desire. Or just use it for storage! Its a large space with limitless potential!) 2nd floor also offers raised ceilings and custom features such as wide baseboards and custom chandeliers. Outdoor features include very close proximity to the Rails-to-Trails bike trail as it is the back property line of this home. Step right out your back door and onto the bike trail for hours of running, biking, skating, walking, horse back riding, anything you desire with regard to outdoor activities. All of these can be enjoyed just on the other side of your fence! Porches on this home are extra large and feature tall ceilings, outdoor ceiling fans as well as an outdoor fireplace off the back porch! Additionally, back porch area has an expansive deck with space to enjoy those summer evenings with a barbecue or a just a night to sit and enjoy the nighttime sky and the beautiful stars away from the bustle of the city lights! The location of this home is a dream as well! Located on a dead-end road with quiet neighbors. Home is situated back, off the road with privacy from the road itself. The back of the property is the bike trail and beyond that is a 40 acres of pasture where the only neighbors are friendly horses! Property is 5 miles east of Keystone Heights town center! Conventiently located cwith lose proximty to Melrose, Keystone Heights, Palatka, Jacksonville and Gainesville! This area is quiet and convenient. You want acrage but don't want to drive way out in the country to have it? This home is for you, 5 miles from Keystone Heights! Honestly, I could go on and on, but there are so many special, custom options with this home it is hard to list them all! This is truly a one-of-a-kind home. Call or email today to set up an appointment to view this home!
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