Residential, Traditional - Athens, GA
Exquisite design & whimsical touches fuse together to create this showcase home in the gated community of Old Farm. Designed by award winning architect Tim Adams, & built by Rob Marett Custom Homes, this 5 bedroom, 5 full and 2 half bath Transitional style home speaks to the lifestyle of today's successful family. Upon entering the front door which flanked by gas lanterns, you will find yourself amazed at the unexpected combination of form and functionality. Looking into the spacious great room with coffered ceilings & large gas fire place, you will be drawn to the triple French doors which lead to the open air loggia. The formal dining room boasts custom paneled walls with two built in china cabinets, and has a hidden access to the wet bar, which boasts glass cabinetry, vessel sink with a wall mount faucet & wine cooler. The classic white kitchen features Wolf appliances including a 6 eye gas range, double wall ovens, two full size dishwashers, a dishwasher drawer & two twin subzero paneled refrigerators with freezer drawers below. The island opens into the great room and has Carrara marble countertops. There is also a breakfast room flooded with natural light that leads seamlessly to the functional mud room & then to the generously oversized garage.A spacious home office with a tailored wall of custom shelving and cabinetry, which also has French doors leading to the outdoor living space leads you to the beautiful guest suite which provides private sleeping quarters.Dark ebony wood floors span the home & provide a perfect complement to the crisp white walls. Upstairs houses two secondary bedrooms, each with en suite baths, as well as the well-appointed master suite & bath. The bathroom has two vanities, a beautiful soaking tub & large marble walk in shower.For convenience, a laundry room with cabinetry & utility sink and a flex space are located upstairs.Lastly, the full finished basement lends itself well to entertaining with a large rec room & billiards room, separated by a two sided brick hearth wood burning fire place and full service bar. In addition, the terrace level has an additional guest suite with full bath, a work out room with cork floors and European Style half bath/urinal. If the interior of the home hasn't captured your attention, the outdoor living space certainly will! The loggia offers a dining area as well as a living space with a wood burning Fire Place overlooking the manicured lawn.