This breathtakingly beautiful southern estate sits on 5.97 acres in the private, covenant protected development of Rock Springs just minutes from Greenville NC. This home's charm is immediately evident as you enter the circular drive and are greeted by the stately columned front porch, second floor balcony, and accessible ''widow's watch'' atop. The interior offers a unique combination of elegance and comfort and includes 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, Formal Dining Room, Family Room, Gathering Room, Library or music Room, Chef's Kitchen, Butler's Pantry, Office, Bonus Room, Sunroom, screened porch and breezeway. The sunroom opens onto large veranda with gazebo overlooking manicured gardens, stables and grounds. The 3 Bay garage has 2 work areas and 2 insulated rooms. Additional conveniences include laundry room down and up (and additional hook-ups in work room in garage), and an exercise area off master BR. Central Vacuum, Tankless Hot Water, Irrigation system for yard and security system. The manicured backyard is a garden enthusiast's paradise with beautifully laid pavers, large boxwoods, statues and a 40+ formal rose garden.The one-of-a-kind timber-frame barn was custom built and designed by award winning builder/designer, Clay Chapman. The barn is currently fully functioning with 4 stalls, tack room, washroom and loft storage but was built to easily convert for other purposes. It could easily be transformed into a guest cottage, in-law quarters and/or pool house - the possibilities are boundless. A separate access drive leads to the stable for privacy and ease of access. The gardens and acreage provide an open pallet for the new owners to create their own version of paradise with plenty of space for pool, tennis courts, outdoor kitchen, etc. Adjoining 5 acre lot is also available for purchase and listed in MLS but can not be purchase prior to the sale of this property. Additional conveniences include laundry room down and up, exercise area off master BR. Central Vacuum, Tankless Hot Water, Irrigation system for yard and security system. The manicured backyard is a garden enthusiast's paradise with beautifully laid pavers, large boxwoods, and a 40+ formal rose garden. The one-of-a-kind timber-frame barn was custom built by award winning builder/designer, Clay Chapman and is an equestrian's dream. The barn is fully functioning with 4 stalls, tack room, wash room and loft storage. The barn, turn outs, paddock, pasture, and fencing layout have all been carefully designed for ease of operation as well as optimal horse well-being and care. The equestrian community has a riding trail for additional riding spaces. Conveniently located within miles of Greenville, Vidant Medical Center, ECU School of Medicine and Dental Medicine. This listing consists of 5.97 acres. The adjacent lot is listed separately and is available for sale but this listing must sell first or with the lot. The stable has been structurally built to easily convert to other purpose such as pool house, guest quarters or studio.
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