This exceptional custom home, located on a large 0.67 acre corner lot in the prestigious Clift’s Cove neighborhood in Madison, is an entertainer’s dream estate home. Elegantly designed, 200 Veranda Drive features 5,729 square feet of contemporary European elements that could be easily adapted to more traditional tastes. The home and grounds, including a large swimming pool, are a stunning example of what an executive home should be.
As you approach the home from the stamped concrete circular driveway and charming fountain, you are greeted by an impressive staircase leading to the main entrance. The front doors open to the living and dining rooms that feature two-story coffered ceilings, beautiful floor-to-ceiling windows, and stone fireplace that highlight the spectacular outdoor entertaining space and views of the serene backyard. There are newly refinished hardwood floors throughout the main living areas, as well as extensive trim and crown molding.
The modern gourmet kitchen features Crestwood custom cabinetry, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Thermidor double ovens, ice machine, and two dishwashers. The kitchen is open to a comfortable keeping room with gas fireplace and breakfast area that overlooks the pool. The large laundry room and walk-in pantry is located off of the kitchen wing.
The main level Owner’s suite with trey ceilings and bay window has access to the patio and features three spacious walk-in closets. The spa bathroom has double sink vanities, a large tiled walk-in shower, jetted tub, and a separate toilet/bidet room. There is an additional bedroom suite and walk-in closet located on the main level with a private bath that includes a walk-in shower, jetted tub, and custom tilework. Every bedroom in the home has brand new carpet.
The lower level offers a large living room/casual den with fireplace that opens out to the covered patio and overlooks the manicured backyard and pool area. There is a media room/fitness studio/rec room with kitchenette hookups off of the living room. All of the main living areas feature new luxury vinyl plank flooring. This level also features three isolated ensuite bedrooms with large walk-in closets and private bathrooms, including two with jetted tubs. There is a storage or craft room with closet, a separate walk-in storage closet with shelving, as well as a storm shelter that would be perfect for a future wine cellar.
The professional landscaping provides utmost serenity and privacy. Mature magnolia trees line the back fence and are scattered around the property. Stately green giant trees line the driveway, along with manicured shrubs, and frame the home beautifully for a grand entrance. The separate side driveway leads to three oversized garages.
The home has been meticulously maintained and updated since it was built in 2003. The roof was replaced within the past 6 months and the HVAC has been recently serviced in June of 2022. A new water heater was installed in 2016 and plumbing supply lines and faucets have been rebuilt and remounted. Toilet seals were replaced as needed and the garbage disposal was replaced in the kitchen. The home has been refreshed with new paint, refinished hardwood floors, brand new carpet, and new LVP in the basement areas. The front fountain has been serviced with a new pump and replaced lighting.
Clift’s Cove is one the most established and community-focused neighborhoods in Madison, Alabama and features a clubhouse, neighborhood pool, tennis courts, lakes, and resident activities. The home is located 5 minutes from the nearest grocery store and is close to many dining options. The home is zoned for Rainbow Elementary School, Discovery Middle School, and Bob Jones High School – a National Blue Ribbon School. It is also located close to Madison Academy, a private Pre-K through 12th grade prep school.