Sold for $1,050,000 in May 2016 by Melanie Galloway
Beautifully situated on 5 acres, this classic, Colonial estate home offers privacy and quiet, country living in this equestrian community. Louisville architect, Frank Pierce, extensively remodeled this gorgeous home in 2004 for the current owners. This home “has it all” starting with a cook’s dream kitchen complete with a GE Monogram six burner gas cook top with a griddle, a warming drawer, custom cabinetry, gorgeous granite center island, 2 sinks, 2 dishwashers and an adjoining hearth room with a soaring ceiling that overlooks stunning views of rolling hills, woods and creek. The family room has a wood burning fireplace (one of three) and adjoins the kitchen and a charming screened porch, also accessible from the hearth room and master suite. From the custom built, walnut Butler’s pantry, the pool and Pennsylvania Bluestone terrace, basement bar and surround sound throughout the first floor, this home was built for entertaining family and friends. The large first floor master wing offers vaulted ceilings, a luxurious bath, large walk-in shower, double vanity, and a large walk-in closet. Finishing the first floor is a wood paneled library and dining area, powder room, great sized laundry room, office, a central control area with a mail and message center, mud room with built-in lockers and a full bath conveniently located right off from the outdoor pool. The second floor has the original Master Suite and three other generously sized bedrooms with a full bath with double sinks. The finished lower level is ideal for entertaining and family fun with surround sound, built-in cabinetry, a bar area, 2 bedrooms and a full bath. The wonderful outdoor living spaces and mature landscaping make this a special property, with evergreen trees, boxwoods, an apple orchard, wild blackberries, a creek and woods. Evergreen Farms is a 19 property estate neighborhood with horse board fencing and barns throughout. Enjoy the close proximity of the village of Anchorage without the higher taxes of the school district.