4 Bed Plus a 2 Bed ADU on 5 Acre Sanctuary w/ Sweeping Views – Fox Island

512 Dungeness Dr. Fox Island, WA

The Essentials:

Main House 3,694 Sq. Ft. plus ADU 1,255 Sq. Ft.

4 Bedrooms /3.5 Bathrooms

ADU is 2 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms

5 Acre Lot

3 Car Attached Garage

Stunning Views of Sound and Olympics

Offered for $1,450,000

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Welcome to an exceptionally built custom home with a separate ADU residence on a private 5 acre lot on Fox Island! Enjoy sweeping views of the Sound and the Olympics on this private oasis where no expense was spared!

From the moment you enter you’ll appreciate the level of attention to detail throughout this exquisite home that includes hand scraped teak floors throughout as well as hemlock trim doors and expansive windows.

The focal point of the home features soaring 25′ ceilings and a floor to ceiling Ledgestone fireplace.

Stare out at the majestic views through superior Low-e 366 glass. Enjoy year round comfort and energy savings with high performance windows throughout!

Any chef would be inspired to create in a gourmet kitchen designed with luxury and style. Features here include cherry cabinets, a professional grade 6 burner DCS stove with griddle, stainless Kitchen Aid appliances and granite counter tops.

You’ll always be ready to entertain with this convenient Butler’s Pantry to store your wine collection and favorite glassware and libations.

The Master Suite does not disappoint with a beautiful Ledgestone fireplace and high ceilings. The Master takes full advantage of the views as well.

No expense was spared in this high quality custom designed Master Bath that features Travertine floors, Jerusalem limestone on the shower walls and basket weave limestone on the shower floor. All bathroom counter tops in this luxury home feature select granite counter tops.

Head up the stairs custom built with slate treads and risers and Hemlock trim to the second floor.

One of 3 bedrooms upstairs comes with the same hand scraped teak floors throughout the entire home, vaulted ceilings and spacious closets.

The second bedroom upstairs with a convenient bath

The bathroom features granite counters and Travertine tile

The third bedroom upstairs also with vaulted ceilings

The last of more than 3 baths in this home

Continue strolling through this great floor plan upstairs and find a large bonus/rec room with enough space to host a football game gathering or catch the premier of a new movie release.

There is also a convenient office/den upstairs to keep your work or school time quiet and private

This amazing 5 acre oasis is situated on one of the highest points on Fox Island so you have the best vantage point of the views!

You’ll love coming home each day to sweeping views of the sound, Longbranch and McNeil Island across the Carr Inlet

This additional ADU was built by Mike Paul and features 2 bedrooms plus a den and 2 bathrooms with a one car garage. This ADU also takes full advantage of the majestic views across the sound. Keep it for your family or perhaps use it for additional income.

Fox Island is a vibrant and unique community. Local favorites include Zog’sa beer and wine garden where you can enjoy live music! Or stop in the Fox Island Grocery & Deli for some take out and to rent a movie. Check out the Fox Island Sand Spit for a great spot to picnic, take a beach walk, or go swimming. It sits on the Western tip of Fox Island at 55 Bella Bella Dr. If you’re interested in learning more about Fox Island’s history you can visit the historical society  Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 pm – 4 pm. Admission is $1!  If boating is your passion you’re in luck Fox Island has a Yacht Club that sits on 17 beautiful acres fronting Cedrona Bay. Amenities include a 4,400 sq. ft. clubhouse, 150 ft of floating dock, sport court, outdoor play area & dance floor. Make Fox Island your home today!

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Posted on April 22, 2019 at 10:08 am
Michael Robinson | Posted in Custom Homes, Fox Island, Homes on Land, Homes with a View, Listing Blogs, Luxury Homes, New Listing, Pierce County Homes For Sale |

Magnificent 4 Bedroom Home with Stunning Views on Fox Island

1639 11th Ct., Fox Island

The Essentials:

3,704 Sq. Ft.

4 Bedrooms/ 2 Full plus 3 x 3/4 Bathrooms

10,501 Sq. Ft. Lot

3 Car Attached Garage

Offered for: $895,000

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If you enjoy a slower, more relaxed and peaceful lifestyle, then you’ve found home! Upon entering the driveway you’ll be blown away by the beauty in craftsmanship of this magnificent 5 bedroom stunner and just wait until you see the view from here!

This home feels like a vacation every day as you soak in the views through expansive windows. Get ready to have all of your senses tingled!

So much beauty to see and it starts with a towering stone fireplace that is the focal point of the great room. There are two sliding glass doors that lead you to the showstopping views!

But wait, check out the kitchen first…. As you walk in you’ll take note of the quality finishes and top of the line stainless appliances.

Imagine the entertaining you’ll do in this open concept kitchen that joins the great room. The cook will always be a part of the action! Notice the built in wine cooler and extensive cabinetry.

 

The dining area just off the kitchen takes in the incredible views, too. Step outside through the slider to soak them in!

The deck off the kitchen is perfect for cooking outdoors all year around. Sit back and relax and watch the boats go by or make friends with a bald eagle likely to sit in your tree!

Watch for whales passing through during the day and enjoy the twinkling lights of Steilacom at night. You will enjoy the sound of the waves, occasional seals barking and gulls calling while you take in the smell of the sea air from your deck!

Wake up to an incredible show of stars in the morning as you start your day luxuriously in this private master suite!

Why pay to go to a spa when it is right in your own home? You’ll appreciate the fine quality in every room of this personal retreat.

The master bath also has a spacious walk in closet and the tile work is just beautiful

Enjoy your Stay-cation here, just step outside the master bedroom onto a private deck complete with a hot tub! This home just feels like a vacation every day of the year!

One of 3 additional bedrooms that takes in the amazing views. This bedroom has it’s own private bath attached

No expense was spared in every bathroom in this quality home

Another bedroom that is just the perfect size

Every bathroom in this home has a shower and quality custom tile work throughout

This bedroom can also be an office or a fitness room

The great room opens way up to this loft that is a great flexible space complete with built in bookshelf

But wait, there’s still more! A huge bonus room, too upstairs! There’s room for everyone and every occasion.

Can you imagine this view this right from your home? It’s hard to believe but it can be yours!

Be on the lookout, you just might see an Orca whale passing through!

Fox Island is a vibrant and unique community. Local favorites include Zog’sa beer and wine garden where you can enjoy live music! Or stop in the Fox Island Grocery & Deli for some take out and to rent a movie. Check out the Fox Island Sand Spit for a great spot to picnic, take a beach walk, or go swimming. It sits on the Western tip of Fox Island at 55 Bella Bella Dr. If you’re interested in learning more about Fox Island’s history you can visit the historical society  Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 pm – 4 pm. Admission is $1!  If boating is your passion you’re in luck Fox Island has a Yacht Club that sits on 17 beautiful acres fronting Cedrona Bay. Amenities include a 4,400 sq. ft. clubhouse, 150 ft of floating dock, sport court, outdoor play area & dance floor. Make Fox Island your home today!

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Posted on August 10, 2017 at 1:38 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Fox Island, Listing Blogs |

Fox Island 4 Bedroom Home with Puget Sound View!

487 Fox Fire Rd, Fox Island

The Essentials:

3,038 Sq. Ft.

1.00 Acre Lot

Fully Fenced Backyard

4 Bedrooms / 3 Bathrooms

3 Car Attached Garage

Wrap Around Covered Deck

Puget Sound View

Offered for $649,950

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Sitting proudly elevated on an acre lot on peaceful Fox Island.

This 3,038 sq. ft. 4 bedroom / 3 bathroom (2 Full and 2 half baths) home has been immaculately maintained, and was built by BASK Construction in 2006.

It’s a quick 5 minute drive from Gig Harbor, cross over the Fox Island Bridge, which is also a great spot to launch your boat

or watch the sunset behind the Olympic Mountains.

As you pass into the foyer you are greeted by gleaming Brazilian hardwood floors.

The main floor is ideal for entertaining with a generous great room, through the French doors you

find a wraparound covered deck with Puget Sound views.

Continue into the gorgeous kitchen that is sure to please with slab granite counter tops,

 and stainless steel appliances including a propane gas cook top.

Tranquil views from the wraparound deck.

Upstairs you will find a private master retreat. Spacious master bedroom with a

propane gas fireplace, cove lighting, and a private deck.

The recently remodeled spa-like master bathroom is the perfect spot to unwind at the end of the day.

The expansive sun drenched fenced backyard is perfect for playing, and the possibilities are endless

if you care to add some garden beds. Enjoy all the unique community of Fox Island has to offer.

You’re minutes from the Fox Island Grocery & Deli, a perfect spot to  grab takeout and a movie.

Enjoy wine or beer at Zog’s  which can also be rented out for private events.

Continue to the Eastern tip of the island and you’ll find the Fox Island Fishing Pier.

This 5.5 acre site has 635 linear feet of shoreline and is the perfect spot to cast a line!

Another unique venue on the island is the Chapel on Echo Bay. This chapel now hosts

weddings, concerts, meetings and special events.

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Posted on February 1, 2017 at 1:20 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Fox Island, Listing Blogs, Pierce County Housing Reports |

Fox Island View Lot for Sale!

124 Alki Dr, Fox Island 

The Essentials:

1.92 Acre Lot 

View of Fox Island Bridge and Mt. Rainier 

Water and Electricity Service Available 

Offered for $199,950

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Just a quick drive over the Fox Island Bridge from Gig Harbor and you'll find yourself on breathtaking Fox Island, an island oasis just minutes from all major conveniences. 

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Wind your way up Alki Drive to the end of the road and you'll find the large 1.92 acre lot proudly overlooking the water and Fox Island Bridge. On a clear day you are rewarded with a stunning view of Mt. Rainier. Multiple building sites gives you plenty of options to build your dream home! Fox Island Mutual Water Association share is included in the sale, so no need to dig a well! The property also perked with flying colors 8 years ago. 

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The road is paved to the property making access easy! 

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Fox Island is a unique community, you'll feel like you're living out in the county while you're only 15 minutes from Hwy 16! Take a 10 minute walk to the Fox Island Sand Spit to enjoy a picnic, beach walk, or go swimming in the summer! Watch the boat traffic from here! Stop by Zog's to enjoy beer, wine, and snacks, it's even family friendly! Grab takeout and a movie from the Fox Island Grocery & Deli if you're taking the night off as chef. 

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If you're passionate about boating look no further than the Fox Island Yacht Club which sits on 17 gorgeous acres fronting Cedrona Bay. A quick 9 minute drive to the southeast side of the island  and you'll find the perfect spot for large gatherings as they offer a 4,400 sq. ft. clubhouse, 150 ft. of floating dock, sport court, an outdoor play area and dance floor! 

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The Historical Society is a great spot to visit to learn more about the history of Fox Island and has more than 3000 artifacts on display. It is open Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. The Acheson Cabin, pictured above, was built in 1908 as a summer cabin on Fox Island by the Acheson Family. Lila Acheson Wallace, the co-founder of Reader's Digest, provided a generous donation to move and restore her family's cabin. In May 2015 the cabin was accepted into the Washington State Historic Registry

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Fox Island's vibrant community that is rich with history is awaiting you! Let your dreams become reality at 124 Alki Drive, Fox Island by building your custom dream home with stunning views. 

 

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Posted on March 22, 2016 at 11:44 am
Michael Robinson | Posted in Fox Island, Listing Blogs, Pierce County Housing Reports | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

Fox Island Home with View of Hales Passage

170 Bella Bella Dr, Fox Island 

The Essentials: 

3,024 Sq. Ft. 

1.322 Acre Lot 

4 Bedrooms / 3.5 Bathrooms 

3 Car Tandem Attached Garage 

Covered Patio 

View of Hales Passage 

Offered for $649,500

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Let your worries slip away as you cross the Fox Island bridge from Gig Harbor and are welcomed to beautiful Fox Island. Wind your way to the stunning view home, which is a quick 3 minute drive from the bridge. 

Enter into the light and bright foyer of the "Tiburon II" floor plan. Build in 1999 by Rush Construction which features the master suite on the main, and the convenience of a rambler, with the square footage of a 'partial' second story. Gleaming hardwood floors and fresh white millwork welcome you. 

The chef's kitchen is sure to please with stainless steel appliances that stay with the home including a propane range / oven. The half bathroom is perfect for guests. Two well placed skylights bathe the room in natural light. Enjoy a casual meal in the breakfast nook while watching traffic flow over the Fox Island bridge. Watch the water constantly change with the movement of the tides interact with the bridge to create inspiration and serenity. Step out into the covered patio, which is the perfect spot for your BBQ, and hear the seals play in Hales Passage

Continue into the comfortable living room with a propane fireplace to keep you cozy with the flip of a switch!  

Gaze out the large picture window and take in the serene views or watch the little ones play in the landscaped backyard. 

The handsome formal dining room easily accommodates your guests as well as a sideboard. Feel as though you are in the trees when peering out at the territorial views. 

The study is just off the foyer. French doors provide privacy without sacrificing natural light. Perfect spot for a home office, you can easily keep an eye on who is coming and going from the home. 

Let your tension melt away in the impressive master suite. Soak in the views from the moment you wake up, open the windows and breath in the always refreshing salt air. 

The elegant master bathroom is finished with gorgeous cherry cabinets, tile countertops, a large soaking tub, and a private commode. 

Who needs to visit the spa when you have this at home? 

There is ample storage space in the walk in closet. 

Upstairs there is a large bedroom that is currently being used as a bonus room with an impressive built in entertainment center. This could be the perfect spot for your pool table, a second master suite, playroom, or somewhere for the in-laws to stay … imagine the possibilities! 

The convenient 3/4 bathroom on the second level, ideal if you use the upper bedroom as a second master suite. 

Next to the stairwell is a sunny nook the current owners have placed their elliptical. If a mini home gym isn't your preference you could place a comfortable chair and table and use it as a cozy reading nook. 

Back downstairs you will find a large well equipped laundry room with a built in pantry. Plenty of storage, a built in bench, and utility sink that makes for cleaning up after working in the garden easy! The door leads to the 3 car tandem garage. 

Step outside and take in the stunning surroundings. Nestled on a 1.32 acre lot there is plenty of room to roam! 

Looking back at the covered patio with timeless cedar shake accents, tongue and groove ceiling and soffits. No detail was spared in this home. Fire up your outdoor heater and watch nature's creatures pass right through your backyard! Eagles, hawks, osprey, deer and darling fawns are all common sitings here! 

Meander through the landscaped lot making your way towards the edge of the property, closer and closer to the water. 

The fire pit has a spectacular view and is the perfect spot to roast hot dogs and s'mores! Feel like you're at summer camp while never leaving your backyard! 

Looking back at the impressive property from the fire pit. You don't have to worry about losing your stunning view as their is a recorded tree view easement! 

Fox Island is a vibrant and unique community. Local favorites include Zog'sa beer and wine garden where you can enjoy live music! Or stop in the Fox Island Grocery & Deli for some take out and to rent a movie. 

Check out the Fox Island Sand Spit for a great spot to picnic, take a beach walk, or go swimming. It sits on the Western tip of Fox Island at 55 Bella Bella Dr. It's a quick 5 minute walk down the road! Or pile in the car for a short .3 mile drive with all your gear & 4 legged companions. 

If you're interested in learning more about Fox Island's history you can visit the historical society  Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 pm – 4 pm. Admission is $1!  

If boating is your passion you're in luck Fox Island has a Yacht Club that sits on 17 beautiful acres fronting Cedrona Bay. Amenities include a 4,400 sq. ft. clubhouse, 150 ft of floating dock, sport court, outdoor play area & dance floor. 

 

 

Click here to schedule a showing

 

 

 


Posted on May 22, 2015 at 1:26 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Fox Island, Gig Harbor, Listing Blogs, Pierce County Housing Reports | Tagged , , , , , , , ,