Prime property: Piney Point estate boasts more than an acre


The formal living room has a walnut herringbone parquet floor, plaster walls and a brick gas log fireplace with a white marble surround, a carved plaster mantel and antique mirror. There is a family dining room that has mahogany French doors with a fireplace and a Juliet balcony overlooking the rear motor court, and a library with extensive built-in bookshelves, a walnut floor, a wet bar with a granite counter, an equipment storage closet and arched mahogany French doors that open to a Juliet balcony. The downstairs family room is enhanced with hand-scraped walnut flooring, a walnut cross-beam ceiling, halogen lights, dual iron chandeliers, a masonry fireplace and dual French doors that open to the outdoor living/dining area. There is a lower-level flex room with built-ins, a painted pegboard ceiling, stone walls, a gas masonry fireplace with stone surround, crystal chandeliers and sconces, as well as a bonus room with abundant work and storage space that Monroe said offers numerous possibilities, including a hobby room. The master bath has papered walls, tile flooring with mosaic tile insets, dual vanities, a gas log fireplace, a walk-in shower and soaking tub. Just off the family room is an outdoor living/dining area with arched openings overlooking the pool and gardens and has a fireplace with stone surround, decorative iron railings, a stained pegboard ceiling and glass-front French doors that open to the family room.

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