135 Drake Hill Drive in Governors Grant is Now For Sale!
A Grand Estate was just listed in Governors Grant! Located in the heart of Lexington SC, 135 Drake Hill Drive is a gem in a beautiful setting of a well-loved and well-respected neighborhood. Located just off of Old Chapin Rd, not far from its intersection with Old Cherokee Rd, Governors Grant subdivision is beautifully laid out with large homes, large lots and enjoyable amenities including a pool, playground and tennis courts. This neighborhood also puts its occupants within minutes of SC’s water playground, Lake Murray! The children that reside in Governors Grant subdivision will current attend the Lexington District One Schools: New Providence Elementary, Lexington Middle and Lexington High School.
135 Drake Hill Drive sits magnificently on 2.2 acres in Governors Grant. The circular drive brings you to the front of this all- brick home with columned-entry and professional landscaping. Another drive takes this home’s owners to its side-entry garage with enough space to park 4!
Inside the front doors of 135 Drake Hill Drive, you step into a breath-takingly elegant foyer with marble floors and floating staircase. The iron railings wrap up this staircase and around the top of the circular, two-story foyer. To the left of the foyer is a formal dining room that is heavy with molding (including wainscoting). The formal dining room has hardwood flooring and a large palladium window. To the right of the foyer, French doors lead to an office or flex room with a matching palladium window and hardwood flooring. The first floor of this home also offers a formal living room and a granite-topped Butler’s pantry with wine cooler for a perfect entertaining space!
The great room of 135 Drake Hill Drive is spacious and open to the kitchen area while elegantly set apart by columns. The smooth ceilings have ample recessed lighting and throughout the home, beautiful windows allow in much natural light. A beautiful stone fireplace sits between built-in bookcases. The hardwood flooring continues throughout these main living areas.
Once in the large, Gourmet Kitchen, the tile flooring is the perfect contrast to the naturally finished custom cabinetry. A large island sits in the middle of the preparation area with pendant lighting above, a drop-in range and also a bar large enough for 3-4 stools! There is plenty of space for an eat-in area as well. This kitchen boasts granite countertops and appliances including double ovens, built-in microwave, dishwasher and range in stainless steel and black!
The Master Bedroom Suite is located on the main floor of this Governors Grant home. The room is beautiful with a bay window adding enough space for a sitting area. The hardwood flooring is continued into this bedroom and there is a double tray ceiling. The private Master Bathrooms has an extra-large walk-in shower with a wrap-around bench and rain head that envelopes its owner in relaxation. The bathroom portion of the suite has tile flooring and His/Hers vanities with granite countertops and custom cabinetry. There is an extra-large walk-in closet as well!
Upstairs, 135 Drake Hill Drive offers 4 other bedrooms, each a nice size, for a total of 5 bedrooms plus a large bonus room! There are 2 full bathrooms and 1 half bathroom on the main floor and 3 full bathrooms with 1 half bathroom on the second floor. Back on the main floor, the laundry room is spacious with built-in cabinetry, a folding area and utility sink built in!
The back of this home is as beautiful as the front and interior! There are 2 separate screened in porches that overlook the beautiful estate. Between the two porches is a pergola and sitting area. An inground, gunite pool is the perfect way to cool off in this beautiful and private backyard.
Besides the beautiful construction, luxurious trimmings and large rooms, 135 Drake Hill Drive offers 2 separate Rinnai Hot Water Systems and Camera and Video Surveillance Systems. This is an impressive, beautiful and functional estate in Governors Grant. One stroll around the home and exterior and an enjoyable lifestyle can be imagined! Call, email or text today to schedule a private showing of your next home!