Home Sweet Home!
3,802 sq. ft (per tax rolls), built in 2013
4 Bedrooms/ 4 Full Baths/ 1 Half Bath/ 3 Living Areas/ 2 Dining Areas
Fireplace/ Study/ Game Room/ Media Room
3 Car Garage/ Outdoor Living Area
This Darling Home is beautiful inside and out. The curb appeal is beyond compare, and the interior speaks for its self. Conveniently located in Allen’s premier development of StarCreek. This planned community offers wonderful amenities including community pool, clubhouse, tennis courts, biking and jogging paths, and gorgeous green spaces. Nearby shopping, dining, and entertainment, and easy access to 75 and 121 create the perfect package. The interior is well designed with upscale lighting, soaring ceilings, designer colors and finishes, deeply stained natural hardwoods, and custom cabinetry. The wonderful floorplan boasts an open concept with cozy adjoining rooms for privacy. The home is filled with natural light, lots of smartly planned storage, and an outdoor, 4 season living area. You will fall in love with your new home!
As you enter through the solid wood front door, you are greeted by a continual surface of chocolate brown, hardwood floors. Extra tall doors are accented with high baseboards and deep painted crown details. The clean, white trim work adds crisp detail and texture against the warm ivory colored walls. Stately elements such as richly stained wood, vaulted ceilings, and art niches are softened by on trend paint selections in warm neutrals. Graceful, upscale, fixtures and wrought iron, hanging lighting in the entry and dining room add interest. The lantern style in the entry is fitting to the homes style and the shaded glass in the dining is perfect for diffused light for dinner ambiance.
From the entry, the handsome study is to your left. The glass paned French door entry leads to a roomy space for a formal sitting, study, home office, or music room. The ceiling is dramatic with a modern shallow tray treatment. Front facing windows with transoms above bath the area in natural light. Additionally, the room has multiple lighting options with can lights installed in the corners and a central hung ceiling fan with light fixture.
Beyond the study, situated along a side wall with a gorgeous wall of windows to the side yard, the dining room is ready for elegant dinner parties or intimate gatherings. The dining room has a spacious feel as it is open to the entry hall and directly across from the wide stair.
The iconic wood and iron stair makes a beautiful statement. The risers are carpeted for comfort and quiet. Wood trim and weighty newel posts are richly stained while balustrades and handrail are accented with on-trend iron spindles. The soaring ceiling and subtle niche shelves add a sense of grandeur.
Continue through the lower hall to the great room. The vaulted ceiling and high windows make a grand statement. The floor to ceiling wall of windows bath the area in natural light and provide views of the outdoor living area . The corner set fireplace is timeless with woodwork trimmed mantel shelf and side legs painted in the crisp white trim. The brick firebox surround is classic and adds coziness to the grand room. This large inviting living area is adjacent to the beautifully designed chef’s kitchen.
This kitchen is made to impress with stunning full wood cabinetry, beautiful light granite counters, and a full stainless-steel luxury appliance suite. Beautiful and functional with tons of counter space and storage the kitchen is a delight to cook in as well. The appliance wall is situated out of entry view with backsplash nicely done in a neutral travertine subway with handsome bronze pencil accent. The design keeps the kitchens appearance impressive and unfettered. The double ovens, microwave, 5 burner gas range, and a deep sink create a wonderful and hardworking heart of the home. A center island is a perfect workspace for meal preparation. The light granite, tile and cabinetry sparkle on the dark rich wood floor.
Open to the kitchen and adjacent to the living room is a lovely breakfast nook with windows and an atrium door to the outdoor living. Beautifully designed, the breakfast nook brings even more light to this stunning space with a large side picture window.
Off the breakfast room is access to the huge outdoor living space. The massive covered patio is a great spot to grill, dine, and lounge outside. The whole of the space sits under a solid roof with ceiling fan for natural light and comfort. A grill station and raised bar seating area along one side creates the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining. Beyond the patio is the backyard area. Fully fenced there is room for gardening, loads of room to run and play, or a pool. The possibilities abound!
Continue through the breakfast room to the master suite. The arched entry leads to a desk alcove before entering the suite. The master is spacious with hipped vaulted ceiling and abundant natural light from a wall of floor to ceiling windows. The master bath opens through double doors and is beautifully finished with separated his and her vanities. The furniture finish cabinetry is stained in a warm chocolate with impressive taupe and grey veined granite, under mount sinks, and widespread bronze fixtures. A soaking tub sits along one wall under a large window with plantation shutters for natural light and privacy. The tub has a barrel treatment to follow the rounded silhouette with decking surround at the edge for keeping essentials at hand while in a relaxing soak. This master bath makes smart use of space with modern treatments. The walk-in shower is a step down to the neutral tiled shower and has a window wall to the tub area.
The master closet is roomy and well-planned with walls of built in shelving storage and plenty of hanging room. A double door to the laundry area is a smart and sought-after feature.
A hall from the kitchen leads to the huge pantry, laundry room, media room, and powder bath. Along this same hall is access to the single car garage, another full bath, and the second downstairs bedroom, making this a perfectly planned home for in-law or nursery set up. The bedroom is large and has a walk-in closet. The full bath with hall access is light and neutral with crèma marfil marble vanity top and light tiled floor. The powder bath across the hall has a furniture base vanity, light granite top, and framed mirror. Both bathrooms have undermount sinks, widespread faucets, and on trend fixtures.
The media room is just beyond the kitchen on the opposite side from the laundry room. Double doors open to a roomy space with integrated columns. Each column is accented with a bold geometric sconce to create a space ready for a full theater experience for fun family nights.
Off the entry is passage to the two-car garage. This garage has side access to two bays and a third bay with front entry to the home. Both garages have convenient workspace and industrial metal box garage storage cabinetry. The two-car garage has a wall of front facing windows for natural light and a side access atrium passage door to the workspace area.
From the entry, ascend the stairs to find yourself in a spacious game room. The space is open through a balcony railing to the great room below. A hall from the game room leads to a full bath and a bedroom. The bath is accessible in this hallway with access for shared use to the game room and one of the two bedrooms. Another bedroom with full on suite is at the end of the hall. Each bedroom is large, roomy, open and bright with large windows and walk in closets. The closets are well planned and built out with shelving areas and plenty of hanging space.
The home’s deep red tone brick and warm multi-colored field stone has a classic appeal. The step peaked façade with beam inset into patterned brick and bishops cap arched covered porch add texture and balance. A wide sidewalk leads you up to a welcoming porch entry. The home is beautifully landscaped with layers of soft native grasses of varying heights, evergreens, flowering shrubbery, and substantially large deciduous trees. Plants are well planned to add interest and soften the lines between the home and lawn.
In the backyard, the covered porch brings your living area outdoors. Accessible through the breakfast room, the handsome stone island and shaded area makes for a comfortable spot to keep your chef company, and your guests fed. An organic edge stamped concrete deck has a generous space under the solid roof porch overhang and an area of shaded pergola seating as well. The open patio area allows for basking in the sun or viewing the starry night. A large grassy backyard is fenced for privacy and is loaded with space to play and enough room for a pool yard! The entire back yard is exceptionally private with solid and handsomely stained board on board fencing and perimeter plantings. Don’t miss a chance to come see this beautiful home!
|SF||3588 Sq Ft (+/-) Per Tax Rolls|
|Approximate Lot size||.14 Acres|
|School District||Allen ISD|
|SF||2248 Sq Ft (+/-) Per Tax Rolls|
|Approximate Lot size||.12 Acres|
|School District||Allen ISD|