Morrocroft Estates Traditional: 7008 Old Dairy Lane
Welcome to this magnificent two story, brick home boasting a stunning basement and attached garage. Residing on a beautiful .82 acre lot of towering trees and lush landscaping in the heart of Morrocroft Estates, one of the finest neighborhoods in the city, offering a wonderful area for walking, jogging and outdoor conversation with neighbors. This location offers a short commute to Uptown, the hospitals, the airport, SouthPark, Specialty Shops SouthPark, and Philips Place. Furthermore, it is convenient to a wide variety of shopping, restaurants, private schools and a myriad of businesses and medical support.
Foyer & Dining Room
From the moment the front doors open, guest are welcomed by an impressive two story foyer with large Cathedral style windows plus side lights flanking the front door providing great natural light. First of all, the walls are painted a soft and inviting neutral color. Paired with the warmth of the hardwoods, its easy to be pulled into the this lovely home. Arched doorways lead into the dining room, a hallway into the kitchen/breakfast room and the formal living room.
Next you’ll enter the beautifully appointed dining room. This spaces provides gracious entertaining and is enhanced by the beauty of dual cathedral style windows & the chair and crown moldings. This space seems ideal for dinner parties or entertaining guest!
Living Room & Family Room
A breathtaking fireplace seems appeal and is easily the focal point upon entering this spectacular Living Room. The neutral paint tones work well with the sweeping hardwood flooring. This space has a more formal feel with the columned doorways, the Cathedral style windows and lovely glass chandelier.
Situated just of the living room, the family room is a stylish yet comfortable space. The magnificent angled details of the beadboard ceiling draws all eyes when entering this gorgeous room. It is another space that has that more formal look, however you find yourself so relaxed in this space.
With handsome wood paneling and attractive moldings, the great room really has a dapper look! The fireplace is the focal point in the room with ornate wood mantel, mirroring bookcases and an art light to enhance the work of any artist. A set of French doors lead to the terrace & bring an outdoor element to the space. Also, the kitchen & breakfast area can be easily accessed from this room. Such a great flow for entertaining, since it seems to be such an open space!
Kitchen & Breakfast Room
The spectacular Kitchen opens to the Great Room and Breakfast area, is a cook’s haven with abundance of cabinetry, lovely oversized island and tile backsplash. While you are in the space, make sure you take a look out the window over the kitchen sink, it seems like it might be easier to load the dishwasher with that gorgeous view. Open shelving in part of the kitchen offer wine storage & a beautiful way to display pots & pans. Additionally, a large pantry, recessed lighting and tile flooring add to the charm of the kitchen.
A built-in desk provides a great space for work, schoolwork, filing or to serve as the family command center. By mimicking the cabinetry it connects this workstation with the rest of the kitchen seamlessly. Convenient hallway which leads to rear staircase to upper level, laundry room, door to terrace and entry into garage for unloading groceries!
Bright and sunny Breakfast room with wall of windows overlooking the pool & lush backyard. Decorative lantern style ceiling fixture and columns flanking the entry into the Great room create a custom feel to this relaxing space.
LOWER LEVEL: Media Room & Billiard Room
As you descend to the lower level, you will realize that you might never want to leave this space. A warm wood paneled Media room and Billiard room adds a debonair air. In addition, no detail in this home has been overlooked…from the coffered ceiling to the media cabinetry. A wet bar features beautiful glass inlay, refrigerator and reflecting mirrored backsplash. Thoughtfully placed sconces, recessed lighting and a handsome, traditional billiards pendant island chandelier illuminate this space.
A totally charming and quaint terrace sits just off the Great room, Breakfast area and Kitchen. The ideal spot for a morning cup of coffee or to dine in the evening. Views of the pool and sounds of the fountain really add to the ambiance. Sit back and enjoy the seclusion and privacy in this tranquil setting.
Side Note: This probably will become a favorite spot for entertaining and relaxing!
Outdoor Spaces & Swimming Pool
The outdoor spaces are stunning and offer a variety of places to relax. Whether you are enjoying refreshments on the upper terrace, dining on the lower deck or lounging by the pool; you definitely feel like luxury abounds.
A large pool with ample space beside it to sun and relax is a key feature. Lush garden and grassy back yard area are just off a calming Koi pond. Thus the sounds of the water from the pool, fountain & pond add a soothing effect over the entire spaces. It really is quite lovely!
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Listed By: Cindi Hastings