Beautiful upgraded brickhome in an established waterfront community called River Ridge Run in Bethlehem (Taylorsville, NC). Circular driveway with custom fountain greets you at the front entrance. The front porch is covered by a columned portico. Enter into a grand two story bright foyer with custom lighting and large window. The entryway flooring has custom designs inlaid in the tile and a sweeping curved staircase with black iron banisters. Entryway tile and breakfast nook and kitchen have in floor heating for those cooler fall and winter mornings. The dining room has in laid borders framing the beautiful hardwood floors. All ceilings are 9 ft. plus on both floors with crown molding throughout many of the rooms. The 1st floor has an inviting large family den with custom fireplace (carved wood mantle and earth tone marble), floor to ceiling windows and French doors leading on to a large two tiered deck that has been capped with a pergola over the main upper tier. The house is surrounded by woods and is very peaceful to have that morning coffee or evening just relaxing listening to the sounds of the woods and lake... There is a large breakfast nook surrounded by bay windows that let in all that natural light and is overlooking the deck and backyard. The kitchen is a dream kitchen with custom wood cabinets, an induction cooktop, double oven (one is a convection), upgraded dishwasher (all stainless in & out), and a large refrigerator with French doors. All appliances are matched GE Profile Stainless Steel. Kitchen has in laid tile floors, in laid back splash, granite countertops, electronic touch faucet, and Insinkerator garbage disposal designed for septic systems. There are custom lights and under counter LED lighting. There are two large pantries and a laundry room with large sink right off of the kitchen. The 1st floor also has a very large 2 car garage with new silent running garage door openers. There is also a half bath with marbled floors, beautiful light fixtures and sink... Take the curved stairway to the 2nd floor and be greeted by the French carved wooden doors entering in to the master suite. The master suite has two tiered ceiling and bay windows overlooking the front of the house. The master bath has a large tile and glass shower, large whirlpool tub, two large walk in closets, private toilet, and two custom vanities. The 2nd bedroom has bay windows overlooking the back yard and a large closet. The 3rd bedroom has a multiple windows and a nook for a desk. The 4th bedroom has multiple windows and overlooks the backyard, The last room is a large bonus room over the garage. It is a very large room that can be used for multiple purposes... Two windows let in the natural light. The heat pumps have both been replaced within the last 2 years. They are Trane high efficiency, 17 seer units with wireless thermostats that can be controlled by smart phones or through the internet. The yard has an irrigation system with a environmental station to detect sunlight, rain, and temperature to determine watering patterns. There is a large portion of the backyard that is fenced in for dogs. The yard also has a large wooden shed that has been wired and can be used as extra storage or for lawn equipment. There are paver patios and walkways both as you approach the entrance and right off of the driveway leading to the deck and fenced in area. The lot sits right next to lake Hickory and a protected wetland is adjacent to the property. During the winter (when the trees are bare) you have a view of the water from the breakfast nook and deck... This is a great property with so much to offer. It is a one of kind custom built brick home that is a must see!
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