Rolling through this gorgeous gated neighborhood within Town and Country, expectations are already heightened. As you approach this Southern Colonial masterpiece, you realize your architectural visions are easily met. Inside, an open floor plan and contemporary style invites you to envision life within this remarkable residence. The front room beckons you with floor-to-ceiling windows, including one bay window frame. Cozy up for conversation next to the brick fireplace, flanked by built-in bookcases. Host a cookie-baking get-together just in time for the holidays inside the enormous designer kitchen, with a 10-foot center island, a butler’s pantry and quartz countertops. Nibble on bites in the attached, well-lit breakfast room or feast on a full meal in the dining room, framed by lovely millwork. Guests and loved ones alike will flock to the walkout lower level, where a handsome media room, plus a wet bar, and a recreation room encourage play and relaxation. Indulge your lifestyle dreams in this elegant abode.

This 4-bedroom, 4 full-bathroom and 2 half-bathroom home in Town and Country is listed for $1.025 million.

Mary Gunther, 314-374-1192 (direct), 636-394-9300 (office), coldwellbankerhomes.com

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