An Irvington landmark, being offered for sale for the first time.
Lee’s hill, the original home of the Stephens family, who owned and operated the tides inn for many years, was lovingly and painstakingly built in 1952. This true antebellum ‘mansion’ graces the beautiful grassy knoll, known as lee’s hill overlooking carter’s creek. Having spent many years in New Orleans, the Stephens chose one of that area’s famous architects(Douglas Vincent feret)and set about to create a masterful and spacious home for their family. Louisiana cypress was brought in by rail to west point and then trucked into the site. The massive front columns, woodwork, and stairways are all beautifully executed. The main home consists of 4,876 sf. There is also a studio with 724 sf featuring a bedroom, bath and work area. All four bedrooms in the main home are ensuite.The first floor boasts waterside living room, dining room, and sunroom w/wet bar, all commanding exquisite views of Carter’s Creek. An updated kitchen, library w/dry bar, and elegant foyer, center hall and side entrance round out the first floor. Porches abound on both floors enjoying glorious views & breezes. 40′ gunite pool& boathouse. Virginia Estates represents you the buyer, Neena Rodgers represents the seller. #1718980
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