Sold for $1,475,000 on Jan 18, 2019
This might just be the greatest home in all of Greenville. If you don't end up buying it, you certainly want to be friends with whomever does. Located within McBee Park, just a few blocks off Main Street, it's a short stroll away from downtown's restaurants, shops, street fairs, and arts scene. This idyllic location allows you to easily access the action, or quietly retreat from it, all while enjoying an expansive postcard-like view of downtown's unique skyline. This 4368 square-foot maintenance-free single-family home is a seamless indoor/outdoor entertainer's delight on each of its three levels. Built in 2016, it features a like-new quality throughout, including several never-been-used appliances. The thoughtful design and elegant fixtures elevate the walkthrough experience and make this home move-in ready. We begin on the main level that features gleaming hardwood floors and graceful finishes throughout. You step into the open great room and kitchen, which is a gourmet and caterer's dream come to life. In addition to the Wolf 48" dual fuel range with six burners and the Sub-Zero built-In 36" refrigerator, there is a multitude of high-end appliances discreetly hidden throughout this well-appointed kitchen. Appliances such as: Sub-Zero refrigerated drawers, Wolf warming drawers, and Wolf microwave drawers, a Sub-Zero under counter beverage center and a Sub-Zero wine storage unit. Just to name a few. This kitchen accented by natural light is finished with marble countertops and a butcher block-topped center island. To one side of the great room is the formal dining room, which features hardwood floors, elegant wainscoting, and plantation shutters. And located adjacent to the kitchen is a cozy keeping room with textured walls and coffered ceiling that opens up to a Charleston-style courtyard, ideal for your morning cup of coffee, or a glass of wine at the end of the day. Finishing off the main floor is an exquisite half bath with a striking black-and-white patterned floor and featuring a cherry vanity and a full mirrored wall to capture your whole look. To reach the various levels of this gracious home, you may ascend the generous staircase or be uplifted by the exquisite indoor elevator. An elegantly tiled floor is surrounded by sumptuous wood paneling on the walls and ceiling with a floor-to-ceiling window on the back to showcase the exposed brick wall as you move from floor to floor. Rising up to the second level you come to the Master Suite, which rivals the bed chambers of King Louis XIV. The main sleeping area is designed for a King-sized bed and features a gas-logs fireplace. The Master Suite includes two generous private dressing areas with expansive closet space and an extravagant Master Bathroom with a luxurious soaking tub, marble-topped double vanities, and exquisite hand-laid tile work on the floor and throughout the spacious marble walk-in shower with rainforest shower head, body jets, a hand held and wall mounted shower head.The suite also includes a graceful sitting room, a Master Suite Bar with ice maker, fridge, and dishwasher, and an outdoor patio. A second bedroom and laundry facilities rounds out the second floor, making it almost a full apartment all by itself. The third level features a Junior Suite with generous walk-in closet and elegantly tiled lavatory. A fourth bedroom and full bathroom are located here, as is a fully appointed rec room, offering entertainment in every corner. Not to be outdone by the other floors, the third floor opens to the rooftop deck that features a full outdoor, stainless steel kitchen with Sub-Zero refrigerator, Firemagic grill, warming drawer, ice maker, wet bar, stylish gas lamps, plus a five-person hot tub and an unparalleled view of Greenville's signature skyline. The property at 695 E. McBee is elegant, alluring, and accommodating. It's designed for entertaining and defines what a home should be. It's everything you want, and nothing you don't.