Exceptional Waterfront home located on Bass Creek with expansive marsh and stunning sunset views. The home’s floating dock offers deep-water access to the Stono & Kiawah Rivers and the Atlantic Ocean beyond for miles of boating and fishing with the beach a bike-ride away. Kiawah Island Club Social Membership available.
The classic low-country design, custom built by Buffington Homes, combines elegance and craftsmanship, offering marsh and creek views from virtually every room of the home. In a beautiful setting on Summer Islands, the home is nestled among live oaks, palms and crepe myrtles, creating privacy, yet capturing the ocean breezes from the expansive decks and screened porches.
The gracious entry foyer with Tennessee Blue Stone, opens to a great room with soaring 18’ ceilings, French doors and two-stories of windows. A dramatic two-story dining room has tiers of windows and shiplap paneling. The gourmet kitchen’s high-end appliances include a Wolf six-burner range with double ovens, Bosch dishwasher, Sub Zero refrigerator, custom cabinetry, marble & granite countertops and walk-in pantry. A breakfast/family area with its unique custom entertainment “Kiosk” offers a wet bar, coffee station, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave and a flat screen TV.
Two generous guest bedroom suites, an expansive open deck and screened porch complete the first level. A graceful, curved staircase leads up to the second floor 60-foot-long “viewing gallery”, opening views of the marsh to all the upstairs rooms. The spacious master bedroom suite has access to the screened porch, his & her walk-in closets, a master bath with oversized shower, travertine floors, marble countertops and custom cabinetry. A library/media room with custom built cabinetry, an office with built-ins, a laundry room, and a third guest bedroom suite, open to the gallery and share an expansive screened porch overlooking the marsh and creek.
The third floor features a 40’x20’ bonus room, plus two enclosed attic storage areas with a peek of the creek.
Additional interior features include: antique white oak & heart-pine flooring, three-stop elevator, security system, sound system, three-car garage with epoxy flooring, large workshop, ground level storage, smart vents, and finished space over the garage.
Exterior features include: Vermont Slate roofing, standing-seam copper dormers, red cedar shingle siding, IPE decking, 4-zone HVAC, 3 Rinnai water heaters, mature landscaping with irrigation system and circular driveway, shared pier with private floating boat launch and jet dock.
This idyllic setting beckons you home to your L’eau Country retreat!