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4420 Town & Country
Charlotte, NC 28226
6,672 sq. ft. Heated
6 Bedrooms
6 Baths
3 Car Garage
Pond in the back yard
Ground Floor
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1,616 sq. ft.
Main Floor
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2,610 sq. ft.
Second Floor
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2,446 sq. ft.
Article in Builder/Architect Magazin with photos of the interior
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Front View
  • Situated in a tranquil lakefront setting, this home is just minutes from Charlotte’s central business district.
  • The roof is accentuated by copper tiles imported from France.
  • This European estate home has 6 bedrooms/6.5 baths and is designed for a variety of lifestyles.
  • The main floor master suite offers views of the lake and a covered slate terrace.
  • The spacious dining room and intricately floored library are ideal for entertaining.
  • All walls are hand-painted faux finishing.
  • The plafond in the library is reminiscent of a Renaissance ceiling.
  • The front entrance doors give an astonishing appearance of antique wood.
  • Elaborate tile floors and counters highlight an incredible gourmet kitchen.
  • The Italian porcelain tiles that adorn the floors and counters are handmade by Imola.
  • In addition to professional cooking equipment, the island in the middle of the kitchen is also equipped with a glass-door wine cooler.
  • The niches in the wall are specially designed to accommodate two SUB-ZERO refrigerators.
  • A wall of glass overlooking the lake welcomes you to a great room with an 11’ waffle ceiling and a drift wood/limestone combination floor.
  • The drift wood and limestone are divided by 1/8” brass inserts.
  • The self-retracting awning protects from the sun and provides for a comfortable, shaded sitting area.
  • The 11’ tray ceiling in the upper family room is characterized by a baroque-style painted fresco of a sunset.
  • Private baths are provided for each of the four bedrooms.
  • Two of the four bedrooms feature specially designed areas that serve as private study or sitting rooms.
  • A private balcony, perfect for having breakfast in the summer or displaying the Christmas tree in the winter, connects the two front suites.
  • The two back suites and the family room all offer spectacular views of the lake.
  • The ground level houses a state-of-the-art home theater, complete with a ticket booth and a popcorn machine.
  • A living room with one of the five fireplaces - plus a guest suite - makes this area perfect for teens, in-laws, or a home office.
  • Enjoy the sun by the lakeside pool or the shade under the covered patio.

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