New Construction Home in Clayton, North Carolina, 27527
Finished Basement, office, bonus room, 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, play room.Some of the many features of this 4300 square foot new home.
Acre lot with magnificent views of post and rail fenced horse pastures. The luxurious master suite features a heated tile floor, air jet tub, granite dual vanity counter tops. Custom built closet, hardwood floors in the master bedroom with a lighted tray ceiling.
The chefs kitchen has custom granite counter tops, cabinets, stainless steel appliances.
The walk out basement could easily be an in-law suite!
Single Family Residential MLS#: 1779105
4 beds4 full baths1 half bath4300 sqft
Lot: 1.01acresYear built: 2011
A finished basement is just one of the many great features in this new construction home in Portofino in Clayton. The three level home has 4300 square feet of living space finished and an additional 600 of partially finished living space. There are 4 bedrooms and a fifth bedroom could be made using the basement office.
The 1200 square foot basement is almost like a separate apartment, with a large living/entertainment/game room, a full bathroom, office and bedroom.There is also an additional 600 of unfinished space that could be made into a home theater. A walk-out basement, there is also a stamped concrete patio.
The foyer of the home has a beautiful walnut inlaid design in the floor and leads to the vaulted ceiling living room and a bank of windows overlooking the awesome view of tranquil horse pastures. There is a large bay window off the kitchen for the breakfast area, french doors open to the three season room with the Eze-Breeze window system...Awesome! From there take a step outside to the maintenance free deck with no splinters or screws to worry about.
A state of the art kitchen with locally custom made cabinets, upgraded granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, beautiful tile backsplash, five burner natural gas stove and a pot filler. The breakfast area is in a bay window overlooking the woods and trails. Gas log fireplaces in the living room and finished basement. The home at 107 Sicily Drive has a whole house intercom and speaker system throughout, (handy for getting everyone together for dinner)!
The Master Suite is a peaceful retreat where the wall of windows opens to a beautiful scene of post and rail fenced pastures, easily one of the best views in Portofino. The master bedroom has hardwood white oak floors with a walnut inlay, tray ceiling with subtle accent lighting inside. The master suite has heated tile floors, an air jet soaking tub, glass enclosed tile shower, dual vanity granite counter-tops, self closing custom cabinets.
There are two bedrooms on the second floor each have their own full bath and again both bathrooms feature custom granite counter-tops, tile, cabinets. Also on the second level is the bonus/game room. This room has dual outlets and cable hook ups for gaming fanatics,football fanatics,room for a pool table, foosball, shuffleboard, walk in closet for storing equipment, games, movies.
About the Neighborhood
Portofino is a wonderful community in Clayton,North Carolina. It is a 400 acre property with as few as 200 home sites, quite remarkable in todays world of development. There are miles and miles of walking trails that wander through the different communities, through the woods and to the Neuse River. There is a magnificent salt water beach entry pool and an Italian styled Piazza and Clubhouse for the lucky residents who call Portofino home.
There are three communities in Portofino in Clayton, Churchill where homes start in the high $200’s, Belmont where the homes start in the high $300’s and Saratoga, which is where the larger lots are and homes begin at around $500,000.
Lots in Portofino range in size from a half an acre up to 5 acres, and they can be wooded, flat, basement lots. Most lots will have a creek or a trail of a wooded buffer behind offering great privacy.
Portofino has a team of award winning custom builders who are capable of building a home to suite your every need. Choose from your own plan or use one of their designs. There is also a number of finished homes on the ground ready to move into, now this can change as homes are sold.
Portofino while having a Clayton mailing address is actually outside the town and so the taxes are low as residents only pay Johnston County tax. The community is serviced with natural gas, electric, county water, septic and fibre optic cable is installed throughout.
The neighborhood is located a short twenty minute drive from downtown Raleigh, home to many great restaurants, museums, concert halls and is fast becoming a destination city. Nearby there are also some of the finest hospitals in the country, Duke, Chapel Hill, Wake-Med and right in Clayton is the new Johnston medical Center. Raleigh- Durham International Airport is a 45 minute drive as is Research Triangle Park, where a number of residents work.