Handsome Updated Matthews Ranch
Matthews NC ranch home for sale in Ashley Creek neighborhood.
Is one-level living your preference? Don’t miss this beautifully updated ranch with two-car garage in popular Ashley Creek. A handsome brick-front and vinyl sides make the exterior low-maintenance. The deep three-quarter acre wooded lot provides the perfect setting for this home.
A step inside reveals a spacious foyer with crown molding. Gorgeous wood flooring flows throughout every room of the house except for the kitchen, bathrooms and laundry room. The foyer is open to the great room, the dining room and an office or living room.
The elegant formal dining room is large enough for everyone at the holidays. A bay window area, beautiful wood flooring and extensive moldings add character to this room.
Soaring cathedral ceilings elevate the large great room in the heart of this home. A gas log fireplace warms on cold winter evenings. You’ll find plenty of space for big pieces of furniture here. Parties are fun in this home because guests can gather at seating areas in the great room or around the kitchen bar area while keeping the conversation flowing. For everyday living, the cook can be part of all activities and keep an eye on the children.
Sparkling granite countertops provide extensive work space. The kitchen includes a microwave, range-oven and dishwasher plus double stainless sink with new faucet. Durable tile flooring facilitates clean-up in the kitchen. The refrigerator remains with the home.
Watch the birds while enjoying your morning coffee in the breakfast area. The bay window allows views of the backyard while sunlight streams into the room.
Need flexible space for an office or play room? A big private room at the front of the house is perfect for this or for use as a media, hobby or exercise room.
Unique because of its two master bedroom suites, this home has a split bedroom floor plan. Tucked into a private corner of the house, the main master suite has a tray ceiling with paddle fan, plenty of wall space for furniture and a remodeled bathroom.
The spa bathroom in the main master has double vanities, a tile floor, water closet and large walk-in closet. In a hurry? Enjoy the oversized tile shower. Ready for the ultimate soak? You’ll find the destination free-standing tub the perfect place to relax.
Just steps away from the master bedroom and the kitchen, the laundry room includes cabinetry and built-in shelving behind the door. The washer and dryer remain with the house. The double garage beyond the laundry has built-in shelving and cabinetry for more storage.
The secondary bedroom wing includes the second master suite. This large room includes a private bathroom, tray ceiling with paddle fan, a double closet and linen closet. Picture your in-laws or a teenager at home in this room. The bathroom in the second master suite has a double shower with seats and a grab bar making it accessible for an elderly person.
This home has two additional secondary bedrooms. Each is generously sized. The third and fourth bedrooms share a hall bath with tub/shower.
The 30′ screen porch has space for relaxing and dining while enjoying the view of the deep, wooded private backyard. You can grill on the patio outside the porch. The fenced backyard includes a parking pad for a travel trailer, vehicle or boat. A backyard shed has space for your lawn equipment. In the summertime, the wooded areas of the backyard offer shaded areas for work, play and exploring.
Walk or bicycle from Ashley Creek to adjacent Squirrel Lake Park. A walking path leads directly into the park from the neighborhood. Squirrel Lake Park is a 36-acre town park with a fishing lake and walking trails. The park is fun for all ages with playgrounds, picnic shelters, fishing and educational signs about nature.
The Matthews Greenway can be accessed from Squirrel Lake Park. This short trail goes into historic downtown Matthews. Downtown Matthews has become a destination for residents because of its quaint shops, restaurants, taprooms, farmers market, library and numerous festivals.