A custom home featuring a Kiawah Island Club Social membership and the perfect southern exposure with long, double lagoon views. The perfect complement to the peaceful, serene Kiawah Island Club Cassique community setting.This graceful English Arts & Crafts style residence is the most appealing home available in this exclusive club neighborhood. This meticulously built home, with classic stucco exterior, sandstone accents, and Virginia black slate roof easily "transforms" you to the feeling of living in the English countryside. Designed by premier Charleston architect, Joseph Tucker, and built by Suiter Construction, the stunning residence was designed and built to fully embrace the original concept of the Cassique architectural style. Loaded with custom construction features, fine detail and built to last, this light-filled home is set in natural surroundings for low maintenance. The residence is being presented for sale by its original owner, and has never been offered previously. Built in 2007, the home features premium Loewen windows and doors, which meet stringent Dade County weather impact standards, and numerous other well-thought construction features.
Stepping into this special residence through the arched doorway and entry foyer, you'll be greeted by the spectacular view and natural light-filled rooms featuring chestnut oak hardwood floors and 10-foot ceilings. There's plenty of room for entertainment, both inside and out, as the "flow" was planned for social events. The large custom kitchen, with floor-to-ceiling lighted cabinetry, is a chef's dream featuring top-of-the-line appliances and more captivating lagoon views. The first floor also features a private dining room, elegant powder room, a custom-furnished office, an elevator servicing all floors, and a screened porch with built-in outdoor kitchen area that is also planned for year round outdoor living. The spacious outdoor patio faces south overlooking the double lagoon and well-manicured landscape.
A custom staircase leading to the guest bedrooms, art studio, and elevator landing features beautiful hardwood steps and a unique railing which is lighted by a beautiful chandelier, walls trimmed with wainscoting, and plenty of natural light. On this level there are two guest bedrooms with a shared, jack-and-jill bath, a spacious, finished bonus room, plus a fabulous natural-light art studio, and a large storage room.
A few steps to the upper level, which is also serviced by the custom elevator, features a private, ensuite guest bedroom, laundry room, another large storage closet which is cedar-lined, plus the spacious master suite. This master suite features the highest and best views in the house, along with a private sitting room, dual walk-in closets, and a very spacious master bathroom with large shower.
There are many other features found in this home which make it unique to any other home in the Cassique community. The HVAC system, customized for looks and functionality, features three zones, the spacious three-car garage also feature a hydraulic lift for car collectors and car buffs, a back-up generator, a remote controlled Hi-Fi system on the first floor, and a whole-house water purification system.
Life at Cassique is filled with peaceful thoughts, family moments, invigorating sports and social activities, outdoor splendor, and the best mother nature has to offer. This residence carries a Kiawah Island Club Social membership as a condition of purchase. Please note there is presently no wait to upgrade to a Sports or Golf membership, if interested. The house is being sold unfurnished, but some furnishings are negotiable.