Iconic estate on prestigious Fly Creek in Historic Montrose perfectly situated on two acres of exquisitely landscaped gardens, trees, and exotic foliage awakens the senses. This one-owner custom Bill Purvis constructed home exudes curb appeal with its circular drive and stately façade. Expertly planned details like impressive mahogany front entrance with brass knocker to a welcoming foyer with a quarter-turned stairwell that peaks into lovely formal living and dining room spaces. A fireplace focal point heads into the great room with gorgeous daylight from patio doors & transoms, custom painted built-in bookshelves scale the high ceilings which debuts the mezzanine. The kitchen’s signature granite prep and entertainment island has a gas cooktop that allows for the chef to remain engaged with the family and friends utilizing the overhanging pot rack, double ovens, plus counter height seating. Always welcome is a double sink with a window viewing the side yard on 174’ Fly Creek footage, arbor swing & garden. Enjoy extra storage space in the butler’s pantry with four tall cabinets and second refrigerator. Waking up here is a delight with a sunny breakfast room full of windows. A spectacular backyard can be viewed from the rear windows, glass doors, and outdoor living area, which is divine with lush Bamboo, Oaks & Magnolias. The lovely primary bedroom with ensuite is on the main level features dual walk-in closets, vanities, and tiled shower room with seeded glass door. The spacious upper three bedrooms with one bedroom currently being used as an office share a view of the lower level from the mezzanine. The whole-house generator makes life easier on the coast in addition to having access to the Mobile Bay and Fairhope Yacht Club by a Stauter or kayak.
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