420 Aurora sits on a corner lot in Sunset Heights. An A. Hays Town Southern Louisiana-inspired home with a unique blend of rustic charm and refined finishes.
Gas lamps accent the beauty of this home at night.
The windows invite warm sunlight during the day, and shine beauty in the evening.
Simple yet elegant; stunning from every angle.
Wide-plank white oak hardwoods in all living areas and bedrooms.The first-floor finishes are truly stunning, including dark stained coffer in the first-floor study, which also has 11' ceilings, custom pocket doors, and a brick accent wall.
The large, open kitchen has a warm feel. The over-sized island has seating for everyday gathering, and the Wolf Performance appliances and 48" Sub Zero refrigerator make it chef's dream to cook.
The entrance to the sunny dining room is flanked by built-in china cabinets, and it has an entrance to the first-floor porch. This room, along with the entire downstairs living area, boasts 11' ceilings.
This second-floor bonus room could be a fourth bedroom. The cathedral vault and stained ceiling beams also make it an unforgettable space to use as a gameroom. It also offers access to the second-floor porch.
The great room is open to the kitchen and breakfast nook, and it has sliding french doors to the front yard. This living area is a warm space for the entire family to gather day in, day out. Pre-wired for a sound system and Smart Home features.
The first floor study, right off the main entrance, is rich with finishes that leave a lasting impression like the stained, coffered, 11' ceiling and a brick accent wall. Access to the storage under the stairs.
More beautiful finishes and design detail, including brick risers, picture windows along the stairway, custom balusters and the 12" baseboards found throughout the entire downstairs. This versatile built-in could be used as a wine feature or bar.
A deep apron sink is yet another one of the rustic features of the home, and under-cabinet lighting adds convenience. The door to the oversized pantry is the same dark stain as the ceiling beams.
The kitchen has Wolf Performance appliances and a 48" Sub Zero refrigerator, along with a built-in microwave. Crackled tile and pewter backsplash accent the gleaming granite counters. Polished nickel hardware.
Another view of the kitchen.
First floor utility room conveniently situated off the mud room. Whit extensive & thoughtful built-ins in both of these rooms. "Lagos Azul" limestone countertops in this room show the high level of attention to selections.
The master bedroom is a sprawling 21' x 18' and has a private balcony overlooking Columbia, as well as shared access to the second-floor porch. The vaulted ceiling and 12" baseboards are some show the builder's signature touch.
This built-in linen area in the master suite leads to the enviable master closet, which has a wide array of built-in storage and shares the 10' ceilings found throughout the second floor. All millwork is site-built by master craftsmen.
More of the extensive built-ins in the supremely well designed master walk-in.
The master bath not only has double sinks but also a built-in vanity on the opposite wall. The travertine in the master bath is a rich and dramatic texture, while the barrel vault of the ceiling adds classic elegance.
This detail of the freestanding tub in the master bath shows some of the classic elegance of the master bath. The floor is a Versailles Pattern Travertine.
This secondary bath has Lagos Azul limestone counters and a beautiful Slate & Autunno porcelain tile wall in the shower with a custom fabricated mosaic accent.
Another secondary bath upstairs, this one with a double vanity. This bath has a unique staggered subway tile pattern in the shower and also features Lagos Azul limestone counters.