Sophisticated and stylish, 5000+ square foot home situated on almost 2 acres in fabulous Wakefield Estates with all the bells and whistles. Soaring ceilings, gorgeous floors and handsome details at every turn. Main level features a spacious, private Office, comfortable Living and Family Room, luxurious Owner's Retreat, elegant Dining Room and spectacular Epicurean Kitchen perfect for any aspiring chef! Take the personal elevator to the second level which hosts full exercise room, Craft Room, three bedrooms each with private bath, Bonus Room, tantalizing Theater Room and a third level Game/Bedroom with bath. Spacious screen porch with cozy fireplace and adjacent outdoor stone patio. Four car garage with plenty of space to tinker. This home has it all, plenty of outdoor relaxation, play and entertaining space and enjoy all the exquisite comforts of this luxury estate!
We custom built this home with Award winning local customer builder Homestead building company, Completed in Feb 2010. It has all the amenities you could want. Designed by local architect Frazier home designs it is a family destination where we have gathered with friends and family for years. It’s so close to everything you will need and yet nestled in privacy surrounded by estate homes all on 2 acre lots or greater. Walk back to the lake with the kids and the dogs and skip rocks, go kayaking or fishing. Grand Foyer and living room invites you into the home, Master on first floor, gorgeous kitchen with all custom cabinetry with a large cozy screened porch that has windows that close in the winter flip on the fireplace and you wont even know you are outside, Plenty of garage space for cars and toys, Get comfy in the movie theatre with reclining leather seats and put your favorite movie on the 100” screen with 7.2 surround sound. Library for the kids to do their homework, elevator to take you up and down.
There are a lot of things that we love about our town --- fantastic community, family oriented, lots of options for shopping, stores, restaraunts, doctors, Golf, outdoor recreation, parks, hiking and biking trails, fishing, boating, short trip to downtown, Carolina hurricanes hockey, ACC basketball, half way between gorgeous beaches and refreshing mountains, close to Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Research Triangle Park!
Wakefield Plantation is a TPC Golf community with 2 golf courses, clay and hard surface tennis court, incredible full service club house and activities center, close to all shopping.
We usually love to eat at Dantes Italiano, Hyashi Sushi, Brunos, Wakefield Tavern, and Pickled Onion. For our groceries and other conveniences, we have Harris Teeter, Publix, Food Lion, Whole Foods, Fresh Market, Target, Walmart, Sams Club. Full service neighborhood with lots of restaurants, movie theater, Galaxy fun park, Jellybeans skating rink, The factory ice rink, everything you can possibly want is no more than a 10 minute drive away and most are right in the community!
What we really love about the area is its suburban setting backing Falls lake state park with 30,000 acres of preserve and the 11,000 acre falls lake. Short drive to the airport and downtown.
There are many festivals in downtown Wake Forest and downtown Raleigh that we look forward to attending each year!
The first thing that stood out to us about our home was its large lot with towering oak trees with total privacy behind as it backs falls lake preserve, lot across the street cannot be built on providing beautiful wooded views front and back. Large flat yard for playing with the kids, Gorgeous elevation.
If you seriously love hiking, biking, boating, golf, and outdoor sports, this place is perfect for you.
Our monthly bills typically look like this: - Electric - $200 - Garbage pickup - $40 - Gas bill - $170 (Winter) - Water $44
We've lovingly cared for the home and completed the following improvements: All garage doors are brand new as of Oct 2017, top of the line Clopay synthetic wood that will not rot ever, very well insulated, with all new tracks and springs and 3 brand new garage door openers with battery back up and WiFi.
Plus, we have an all-LED exterior landscape lighting, control 4 home automation system, 16 zones of irrigation, invisible fence for pets, top of the line clad bronze windows. Light lift for foyer chandelier, top of the line Dacor and Fisher and Paykel appliances, 4.5 car garage with built in workshop, Kinetico Water softener system, Master bedroom Heat/AC on its own zone, Amazing movie theater, 4 fireplaces ( 3 are pilotless) Radiant barrier roof sheathing.