Experience a rare slice of salt water shoreline and bask in the sheer beauty and wonder of Pacific Northwest living. This singular custom design is set upon private, lush landscape graced by 230 feet of spectacular South Sound waterfront along McLane Cove. The home emphasizes a convergence with the natural world as contemporary spaces, materials, hues and sightlines harmonize with nature. Views of Pickering Passage and the quiet bay come together with daily visits from sea life: whales migrate by, sea lions lounge atop the rocks, and eagles soar overhead. Epic evergreen trees line the gated circular drive , lending to a sense of tranquility and setting the stage for an impressive 3 bedroom, 4 bathroom, four car plus one-car garage retreat set across 4,810 square feet of living space. An additional unfinished daylight basement provides a shop and storage for hobbies and water toys.
The entry unfolds into a spacious vestibule with hand-blown glass fixtures, wood beams, a stunning custom double helix circular staircase, and an expansive art wall and wet-bar, which hearken one toward the heart of the home. An open, two-story vaulted living room is well suited for casual weeknights or lavish parties, with a wood stove and walls of windows that frame picture perfect views of the cove. Open the door to a deck that spans the length of the home and enjoy an intimate alfresco meal or a lively summer barbecue with nature’s backdrop.
An Epicurean kitchen is primed for the most ambitious of culinary endeavors, as custom maple cabinets and an island stovetop meet on-trend open shelving and a large pantry with room to store staples and snacks. A hidden baking center provides additional shelves and pull-out drawers. An eat-in counter is deal for breakfasts on the go and quick meals. A convenient main level master suite is anchored by fabulous water vistas. Start the day with a morning cup of coffee on the private deck or have a glass of wine and shimmering waves at the golden hour. His-and-her water closets and showers afford convenience while an en suite bath and walk-in closet includes every comfort one needs for seamless daily living.
Ascend the staircase or take the elevator to the upper level loft and bonus room overlook the open living and dining rooms. . A large bedroom off the loft offers a place of respite for overnight guests,
Descend to the lower level where another full-width deck spans the rear of the home. while another en suite bedroom serves as a second master. A media room offers an ambience to rival the theater, while an office and library give a more studious atmosphere amidst the sights and scenery below. Four-legged family members will love the raised bathing station and door leading to an outdoor kennel. Several rooms could provide spaces for mother-in-law or nanny suite. Wide entry doors and hallways, as well as the elevator provide easy access.
The two-story atrium with an attached patio, deck and raised beds provides a perch for enjoying the splendor of the outdoors any time of the year. Curl up and spend the afternoon with a favorite novel or satisfy a green thumb with an indoor garden. A backyard firepit and viewing deck is ready for s’mores and fireside evenings under the stars, while a hot tub begs for a soak at the end of a long day. The matching double helix circular stairway provides access to the lower floor, as well as elevator access to all four levels.
A lower level deep bay one car garage with an attached three-quarter bath is an ideal fitness room, while an unfinished daylight basement functions as a shop for the hobbyist, as well as space to store waterfront toys. Additional features of the home include new paint and flooring throughout, an electric gate with a lovely tree-lined private lane and circular return, a custom hand-blown chandelier, central vacuum, sprinklers and security system, and more. Breathe in the fresh, marine air from the magical 2.69-acre landscapedgrounds and revel in the wonders of life at the water’s edge.
Offered at $799,000
4,810 Square Foot Home
230 Feet of Salt Waterfront
Opportunity to purchase additional three parcels (two salt waterfront): with garage/artist studio, three bedroom/two bath waterfront home, deep water moorage and float, expansive deck, storage and deck on the water, two RV spots with water, septic and electric hook-up and large shed.