2525 Essex Dr.,
Kingsport, TN 37660
Looking for space to “spread out” & enjoy life? THIS IS IT-in an over 6800 sq. ft., 5-BR, 7-BA, custom-built, 3-level contemporary home located on 4 beautiful, wooded & professionally landscaped lots (1.82+/- acres) in Preston Forest neighborhood. This architecturally-designed home has a wonderful interior design & free-flowing living spaces that have been recently updated.
The main level features a grand entrance leading into a large family room with a two-story stone gas fireplace, formal study/living room with tons of natural light, formal dining room, powder room, & office/nursery all complete with beautiful hardwood floors. The beautifully-appointed gourmet kitchen is complete with new granite countertops, stainless steel appliances (gas & electric) that opens into a sunny keeping room with adjoining butler’s pantry/laundry/half-bath – perfect for entertaining! Enjoy the spacious master suite on the main level with large walk-in closet. Spend summer evenings on the expansive private deck spanning the rear length of the home.
The upper level features four more large bedrooms with vaulted ceilings, two containing their own full baths, & two with a shared “Jack-&-Jill” bath, along with a landing with built-in bookshelves and a desk. The lower level is the ultimate entertainment “hang-out” area, with another stone fireplace with a “built-in conversation pit”, additional kitchenette (fridge, sink, ovens), room for both pool & ping pong tables, lots of storage closets, & a separate home gym! Another exterior covered deck also spans the entire length of this floor.
Other features include extensive hand-laid stonework along the driveway & exterior entrance (you do not see this type of workmanship/artistry anymore), a large yard perfect for basketball, volleyball, trampolines, fire pits, with room to install a pool if desired. Porte-cochere large enough for two vehicles. Storage outbuilding. New roof with warranty through May 2021. This is a beautiful, one-of-a-kind, comfortable home that is close to everything & in a great school district. Too many amenities to mention! Call for your private showing! All information deemed reliable but should be verified by buyer or buyer’s agent.