Chapel Hill High
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Winsome Lane- This home has a private and pastoral setting, room for horses and other animals, and has the convenience of an in-town location. Extensive renovations have taken place over the last three years. The garage has been enlarged, living space was added, infrastructures were upgraded and the pool, hot tub and patio area were built. The home is situated on approximately 5 acres in a rolling farm-like setting. The fenced pastures and large back yard boast manicured plantings and established trees. A southern style brick floored front porch spans much of the front entrance. Inside the home, the floor plan is based on tradition, but has a distinctively modern livability. The home has many large windows, natural light is abundant, and the spectacular views of the gardens and pastures can easily be appreciated. As you enter the home, you will be greeted by a traditional foyer. To the right of the foyer is the living room, complete with gas log fireplace. On left is the dining room which can easily seat eight to ten people. Through the foyer is a large transitional space that includes the kitchen, breakfast area and family room. The family area boasts a large wood burning fireplace with stone details. Access to the screened porch, with its brick floor and views of the pastures, and the ample deck with room for seating and a grilling area, are through the family room. The kitchen boasts many upgraded features. Features include Farmhouse-style cabinets with custom pan drawers and Lazy Susan, granite counters, a kitchen island with seating area and a walk-in pantry. Stainless steel appliances include a GE Monogram 48” range with 6 propane burners, griddle and double electric ovens, a professional GE Monogram 48” hood with warming lights, a GE French door refrigerator with bottom freezer and through-the-door ice and water, a GE dishwasher, a Sharp microwave drawer, Kraus sink and faucet. A bedroom is located on the first floor; this room would also make an excellent office space. The owner’s suite and two additional bedrooms are found on the second floor. All second bedrooms have an en suite bath. The owner’s suite is truly a retreat and includes a jetted tub, separate shower with body jets, a furniture style dual sink vanity with beautiful marble counter, custom subway tile, a spacious walk-in closet with custom shelving system and an area that could be used as an office or reading area. Also on the second floor is the bonus room that boasts over 850 square feet of floor space. There are two entertainment areas in this space and one of them includes a projection and speaker system for watching movies and sporting events in a large format. An additional bedroom is found on the third floor, this room could also work as an office, studio, or additional play space. Off the deck area is the custom heated pool with spacious stone patio and a separate built-in hot tub. The pool has a wading area and fountain. Heated and conditioned pool water is supplied by Superior Aqua, Pentair and Rheem systems. The pool water is conditioned with UV light and copper. Attached to the home is a five car garage and includes areas for storage and a workspace. Located only a short distance from the back of the home is the barn. Three stables are found in the barn, as well as feed and tack storage and a room with storage and workbenches. Over 500 square feet of space is found in the enclosed area over the barn. This area is accessed by dedicated stairs and is an excellent option for workspace or storage. A riding arena and pastures are located adjacent to the barn. The Winsome Lane neighborhood is made up of large acreage lots and the neighborhood has a village like feel. Winsome Lane does not exit onto another road and traffic is minimal. A 2.5 mile trail winds through the neighborhood and travels along Morgan Creek. This trail is perfect for walking or horseback riding. The neighborhood also abuts Anderson Park and can easily be accessed by walking or riding. McDougle Elementary and Middle schools are a half mile away. With its many updated features, livable floor plan, and many options for animal care, this home combines the style and grace of country living with the conveniences that every modern family will enjoy.