By Linde Hyder
Stunning golf course views set the stage for this impressive estate that is ideally situated in Highlands 5th and 6th of Prestonwood CC, recognized among North Carolina’s top golf courses. Commanding nearly one acre of lush green lawns and meticulous landscaping, the 6,848-square-foot all-brick home capitalizes on breathtaking views from virtually every room.
Soaring ceilings and a sweeping staircase in the foyer provide a grand introduction to the two-story design that easily accommodates large-scale entertaining with a floorplan that is open and inviting. The hearth room encourages relaxed comfort with a fireplace and wall of windows overlooking the course, while the media room welcomes game day fun. Friendly gatherings will surely focus in the two-story family room or the charming sunroom with its panoramic views.
Suitable for the most demanding chef is the expansive kitchen outfitted with a GE Monogram gas stove, two Bosch dishwashers, convection microwave and warming drawer. The adjoining butler’s pantry offers ample storage, a wine refrigerator and ice maker. Mealtime preparation is enhanced with scenic sights and a generously-sized work island that seats six.
The six-bedroom, six-and-one-half-bath layout also includes a first-floor office/bedroom, library, media room, fitness room and studio apartment above the detached garage. Every bedroom has a full bath. Privately located on the first floor is the master suite luxuriously appointed with floor-to-ceiling windows, an abundance of space and a resort-style bath complete with heated tile flooring and heated towel rack.
Offering unrivaled convenience and luxury, the home is outfitted with four fireplaces, two sets of stairs, five garages and Creston home automation that controls security, audio, lights, camera and climate. Stacked sheetrock, electrical wiring and plumbing on the third floor allow for future expansion.
Prestonwood Country Club, a privately owned and operated golf club has 54 holes of championship golf, state-of-the-art golf learning center, pro shop, 15 tennis courts, resort-style pool with café, kids club, 10,000-square-foot fitness center and an elegant dining room. Membership is optional, not mandatory. This home is just minutes to Research Triangle Park and Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Walk to shopping!
Gina Miller, Broker