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Mascord House Plan 2428CA: The Winthropshire

The Winthropshire

Plan 2428CA

  • 4737 SqFt
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2 Pwdr
  • 2 Floors
  • 3 Car Garage

Home Details

Heated Space

  • Upper Floor

    1993 SqFt
  • Main Floor

    2744 SqFt
  • Total Area

    4737 SqFt

Beds and Baths

  • Bedrooms

    5
  • Full Baths

    4
  • Half Baths

    2
  • Floors

    2

Exterior Dimensions

Garage

  • Garage Bays

    3 Car Garage
  • Garage Area

    959 SqFt
  • Garage Location

    Side
  • Garage Orientation

    Straight-On

Structure

  • Roof Framing

    Truss
  • Roof Material

    Shake/Comp Roof
  • Snowload

    25 lb/sf
  • Wall Framing

    2 x 6
  • Main Roof Pitch

    10/12

A Walk Through The Winthropshire

What is it about this traditional Shingle-style home that you love the most? Perhaps it is the welcoming front porch or the varied gables that give the exterior a diverse look. Maybe it is the three-car garage or the beautiful outdoor spaces. Whatever it is, this is a luxury home that tends to inspire love at first sight. Surrounded by verdant green lawns and tall leafy trees, this is one home that you'll never want to leave.

The Winthropshire's lower floor features breathtaking design elements throughout, starting with an entry foyer that opens to a grand staircase and barrel vaulted hall. Proceed down that hall and you’ll be greeted by an impressive two-story great room, an expansive kitchen and large dining nook. Both the great room and dining nook give you outdoor access and fabulous floor-to-ceiling windows.

From the kitchen, you also have access to a variety of utilities. At one end is a large utility room with a half-bath, laundry area, closet space and more. At the other end, you’ll find a butler’s pantry that leads into a magnificent formal dining room — the perfect place to wine and dine friends, family and business associates.

To really understand the grand scale of this home, you’ll need to go upstairs. At the top of the steps, you’ll find a long walkway that is open to the great room and foyer below. Here, there is a balcony sitting area that might just become your favorite place in the entire home. Settle down to enjoy the grand view of the great room and its gorgeous windows.

The Winthropshire also gives you a sumptuous master suite. Each day, you’ll enjoy the rich beauty of the vaulted ceilings and windows overlooking the greenery behind your home. This room also features its own fireplace, making it an irresistible place to cuddle up on a cold winter night. As if the bedroom wasn’t enough, there is also a master bath complete with a spa tub, tiled shower and a beautifully designed his-and-hers sink and counter. Beyond this is a large walk-in closet with an extra doorway that leads out into the entry foyer.

The upper floor also gives you four bedrooms, a home office complete with shelving and a built-in desk, and a beautiful private lofted library off of the office. The library gives you a view into the foyer below along with a window seat where you will spend countless hours relaxing and enjoying a good book.


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