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The Best Mountain Brook Has to Offer in This Custom Home in the Heart of Crestline!
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Custom designed and built by renowned Birmingham builder Mike Wedgworth in 2013 for the current owner, this stunning home in the heart of the Crestline Area of Mountain Brook is said by him to be among his finest works in the area. Award-winning designer, Honey Miller, of HMI, Inc. personally designed and selected all of the finishes and the home furnishings. The home exceeds "Energy Star" energy efficiency standards to ensure remarkable low utility costs. The nearly soundproof home is a result of caulking the insulation throughout the home to ensure a very tight structure. The Radiant Barrier Sheathing roof decking with Louisiana Pacific Techshield blocks keeps 97% of heat from entering the attic, and includes a 20-year transferable warranty. The home is constructed with bricks from the Boral Bessemer plant and has a custom mortar wash. Other energy features include a RHEEM tankless gas water heater, dual CARRIER HVAC systems with 3 thermostats, and underground power lines to the home which were buried by Alabama Power at an additional expense by the home owner. The home has 5 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms on 3 levels with the Master Bedroom on the main level and with each bedroom having its own private bath and large walk-in closet. The master bedroom has a sitting area for quiet time away from the heart of the home. The luxurious master bathroom has a semi-polished travertine floor with a double granite vanity separated by a storage cabinet with lots of cabinets and drawers, and beveled glass mirrors to the ceiling with polished nickel wall sconces mounted on them. The large walk-in shower has a large in-shower seat and a frameless glass door and surround. The garden tub has a semi-polished travertine base and surround, there is a separate water closet, and "His" and "Hers" walk-in closets have custom shelving and cabinets. All hardware is polished nickel. The home has 10-Foot ceilings on the main level with a pine plank vaulted ceiling with wood beams in the great room. The upper level has 9-Foot ceilings and there is crown molding and LED recessed lighting throughout. All of the windows in the home are double paned and most have 3" plantation shutters. The superior SONOS sound system throughout the home was designed by SWITCH AUDIO. The AV system in the great room is powered by Denon AV receiver; and the system has Martin Logan in-wall and in-ceiling speakers, a Sharp AQUOS 70-inch universal remote, and 5 flat-screen TV's. The heart of the home is an open great room/kitchen/dining area for today's more casual lifestyle favored by many. The great room has a majestic oak wood-burning fireplace with gas logs surrounded by a custom designed decorative wood mantle. Custom built bookcases have open shelves and storage cabinets below. A French door opens to the side screened porch with custom Bahama shutters. The kitchen has "Top-of-the-Line" BOSCH Stainless appliances including a double electric/convection oven and warming drawer, dishwasher, a French Door refrigerator with ice and water dispenser, a 35" 5-burner gas cooktop with an updraft hood module, and a GE Profile stainless microwave. The dining area has a Butler's Pantry with granite counter, leaded glass doors, and interior lighting. There is also a wine storage area and a large walk-in pantry. The exterior of the home has custom landscape accent lighting which includes in-tree lighting and lighting along the sidewalks.The custom outdoor kitchen includes an MHP grill (America's best-built for 50 years and burns extra hot), a large Komodo Joe ceramic grill with heat deflector and pizza stone, and a stand-alone wood-burning brick outdoor fireplace with a gas line. The screened porch has twin custom ceiling fans and in-ceiling weatherproof speakers, and custom Bahama shutters. The custom designed Italian marble heated spa has a waterfall feature, can accommodate 10 people, has a state of the art wireless, waterproof control system, and is maintained weekly by Clearwater Pools. The outdoor living space also has a 42-inch Sunbright waterproof smart TV on articulated mount with a waterproof URC universal remote.
Address:
4048 Montevallo Road
Mountain Brook, AL  35213 US
Intersection of Euclid Avenue
Community of Mountain Brook
Features:
Custom Designed and Built Home in 2013 by Mike Wedgeworth of Wedgeworth Homes Home Exceeds “ENERGY STAR” Energy Efficient Standards with Caulked Insulation To Maintain an Extremely Quiet Home with Low Utility Costs Average Utility Bills are Electric: $196/month and Gas: $91/month Radiant Barrier Sheathing Roof Decking w/ Louisiana Pacific TechShield Blocks w/ 20-Yr Warranty Boral Bessemer Bricks with Custom Mortar Wash on Exterior Superior Sound System by SWITCH Audio w/ SONOS System Throughout the Home APPLE TV on Main and Lower Level with 5 Flat Screen TV’s which Remain Custom Outdoor Landscaping and Accent Lighting in Trees and Along Sidewalks Large Custom Outdoor Kitchen with Stainless Gas MHP Grill, Komodo Joe Ceramic Egg Grill, and Wood-Burning Fireplace with Gas Line Custom Italian Marble Heated Spa with Waterfall to Accommodate 10 People and Waterproof Control Fenced Rear Yard with Powder Coated Fencing which Requires Zero Maintenance Rain-Bird Sprinkler System for Entire Yard Screened Porch with Custom Bahama Shutters 2 Carrier HVAC Systems with 3 Thermostats RHEEM Gas Tankless Water Heater 1-Car Main Level & 2-Car Lower Level Garage w/ Liftmaster Door Open Systems & Steel Amarr Doors
Fact Sheet:
Listing Type: Sale
Property Type: Residential
Architecture Type: Traditional
Year Built: 2013
Price: $1,079,000
Interior Size: 3759 sq. ft.
Stories: 1.5
Lot Size: .51 acre(s)
Bedrooms: 5 room(s)
Bathrooms: 5.5 room(s)
Garage Size (# of cars): 3
Property Tax: $9,500
Amenities:
Spa, Bonus Room, Dining Room, Fireplace, Security System, Sprinkler System, Garage Door Opener, Vaulted Ceilings, Walk-In Closets, Basement, Patio, Central Air, Master Bedroom, Family Room, Gourmet Kitchen
School Information:
Crestline Elementary School, Mountain Brook Junior High School, Mountain Brook High School. Mountain Brook Schools and students consistently rank in the top percentiles for test scores and academic offerings. Its schools are among the best in the city, state, and entire region, and most have received the prestigious “Blue Ribbon” award from the National Education Association. Over 95% of the students continue their education in college and beyond. All 4 elementary schools are located within the neighborhoods which they service so "walking" to school is enjoyed by many.
Local Area Information:
Named the #2 Best Suburb in America by Business Insider, Mountain Brook is an upscale suburb in the eastern area of Birmingham, Alabama, and is conveniently located just minutes from the downtown business district and the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Center and complex. All major highways surround the city for quick access to any destination. The city has 5 villages with wonderful shopping venues, and all are connected by an extensive sidewalk system that extends into most neighborhoods. Business Insider recently examined data from 2,754 municipalities across the nation to determine the top 50 suburbs. To qualify, an area had to have a population between 5,000 and 100,000 and be located within 25 miles of the nearest metro area. The rankings factored in average commuting times, median household income, poverty and crime rates, public school ratings, and housing affordability. With a median household income of $131,281, the community has 5 distinct shopping villages, its own school system, and residential areas designed by Warren Manning, the landscape planner behind New York’s Central Park, Business Insider noted.

 

Last Updated: 9/5/2018
Listed by Sally Bergquist of RealtySouth

Sally Bergquist | RealtySouth
Home Office: (205) 999-1011
E-mail: Sally@SallyB.com
105 Euclid Avenue • Birmingham, AL 35213
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