Stunning Colonial home on spacious homesite featured in Veranda Magazine, this extraordinary British Colonial style home wasthoughtfully designed by Charrette Design Group. Situated on one of the largest, mostprivate homesites in Rosemary Beach this 4,584 sq.ft. complex is brimming with bespoke architectural features. Antique French limestone floors, custom mahogany woodwork and antiqued plaster walls lend the feeling of ''Old World'' charm. Beneath the darkwood beams in the living room, put your feet up in front of the cosy Isokern fireplace with its custom mantel. Natural elements and stylish transoms create an elegant yet casual touch throughout the property. On the main floor, a custom gourmet kitchen boasts Wolf and Subzero appliances, a granite-topped island, breakfast bar and full size wine cooler. It's a well appointed space, whether you're entertaining on a grand scale or just making pancakes for two. Walk out through mahogany French doors onto the shady veranda where lounge chairs invite you to relax and listen to the tinkling fountain. The serene courtyard setting draws the eye to the L-shaped black-bottom pool and outdoor fireplace. Low maintenance flagstones enhance this peaceful area of quiet contemplation, lit by flickering gas lanterns after dark. Sharing this exceptional space with visiting family and friends is a pleasure. This spacious home has a guest wing offering privacy on the main and second levels. A separate sitting area with two of the three guest bedrooms have balconies creating a pleasant environment to sit and read while overlooking the lush courtyard and pool. The master suite has its own wing with a private balcony and bright sitting area. In addition, there's a guest cottage separated from the main house by the walled courtyard which creates a private sanctuary. Spaciously designed over three floors, the cottage easily sleeps 9 with two guest suites and two bunk beds. Guests can enjoy their own independence with a gourmet kitchen, dining area and laundry. This prime accommodation could also be used for an independent family member, house manager or to generate income as a vacation home or long-term rental. Behind solid wooden gates there's ample parking for both the main house and the cottage. The unspoiled sandy beach, upscale dining and entertainment at Rosemary Beach are just a short stroll from the door, making this unique residence an absolute 'must see'.
Listing courtesy of Scenic Sotheby's International Realty.