Live the Life of Luxury on the Lake at American Lake!

12746 Gravelly Lake Dr Sw, Lakewood WA

The Essentials:

4,214 Sq. Ft. 

.67 Lakefront Lot 

50′ No Bank Waterfront with Full Western Exposure!

4 Bedrooms / 3.5 Bathrooms

Built By Street of Dreams Builder Legacy Homes

Dock Includes Water and Electric

Offered for $1,750,000

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For the first time ever on the market we welcome you to this prestigious 4 bedroom and 3.5 bath home built by the Street of Dreams custom builder, Legacy Homes! This paradise of a property is ideally situated on a beautifully manicured .670 acre lot next to the Tacoma Country and Golf Club on American Lake in Lakewood . If waterfront living in the South Sound is what your heart desires it doesn’t get any better than this!

From the moment you enter the majestic tree-lined gated entrance you’ll know you’re somewhere special!

Take your time and enjoy the scenery as you drive up the long winding driveway on this estate like setting that will take your breath away.

There is plenty of space for multiple guests and a handsome 2 car garage with carport

Enter through a stunning etched glass door and enjoy rich hardwoods and the views of the lake from the main floor.

Cozy up by the tastefully appointed fireplace and enjoy the full western exposure views with remarkable waterfront sunsets. It is interesting to note that this property enjoys a rare privacy as well as waterfront appeal combined! You’ll be surrounded by acreage on all sides with 1,100 acres of American Lake right in front of you!

The peaceful and inspired sunset canvas you’ll be enjoying living here is the inspiration for your dreams and just what the soul needs…

Pass into the dining area on your way to the kitchen and picture the gatherings of friends and family as you enjoy a meal together. Watch the boaters, water skiers, kayakers and fisher people enjoying the great outdoors. After your meal, grab the sunscreen and get out there and enjoy the great outdoors with them!

The chef won’t miss a moment of the action with the view while cooking up something special. Top of the line amenities like slab granite in this lovely kitchen will not disappoint!

Enjoy stainless appliances and a Viking Professional gas cook top stove nestled into these beautifully rich cabinets and built ins.

Just past the kitchen is the utility room complete with ample cabinetry and tile counters with a mud sink.


Even when the Pacific Northwest weather does not cooperate you can fire up the barbecue and dine alfresco off the covered deck and take in the fresh air.

Continue around the main floor and find a den/office as well as a half bath

Continue on the main floor to one of two bedrooms that enjoys hardwood floors and a door that leads to a deck

The full bath on the main floor

The second bedroom on the main floor

Head upstairs to the private oasis, The Master Suite. Imagine waking each day to the incredible view of American Lake.

Create your own mood at night with a gas fireplace in the Master. Upgrades to this home also feature two furnaces plus a heat pump with A/C for the days when it gets a bit warm outside. It is also important to note that the Master Suite features a Mini Split so that you can control the heat and cooling with ease.

Start your day on the private deck just through these doors and relax, meditate with a cup of coffee in this tranquil setting!

Your view from the Master Suite deck will make you feel like you’re always on a stay-cation!

Head into the well appointed Master Bath complete with hardwood flooring, a jetted tub and dual vanity sinks. After a long day grab a glass of liquid relaxation and let the jets work their magic 🙂

The Master Bath also features a tall standing walk in shower adorned in tile, a private toilet room and a large walk in closet

Make your way down to the lower level of this gorgeous custom home and find much more. This spacious family room has french doors that lead you conveniently outside to the waterfront.

The lower level also features this incredible bonus space currently used as an exercise room.

Continue where you’ll find a large bedroom that enjoys the spectacular views as well.

Why not start the day with a warm morning swim in the lake? You’re just a few steps away…

If you love entertaining just imagine the parties to be thrown here! But if you’re not in the mood for entertaining at home the Tacoma Country and Golf Club, which has a longstanding reputation as one of the oldest and most prestigious clubs in the nation, it is the perfect place to celebrate special events. They can easily accommodate 200 guests. You will enjoy an 18 hole pristine gold course, fine dining in their grill, lounge, tennis, a fitness center and a swimming pool . If you are looking for another course to play the Oakbrook Golf Club opened their doors to the public in 2012. 

Fishing is a popular activity at American Lake, with cutthroat trout, largemouth bass, rainbow trout, rock bass, smallmouth bass, Sockeye salmon (kokanee) and yellow perch the most sought-after game fish. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife regularly monitors the health of the fishery and stocks favored species regularly. Its a magnificent view from a fishing pole!

The thoughtful layout of this lot maximizes the views while minimizing property taxes.

Conveniently located in Lakewood, which is nestled between Tacoma and Olympia, you can fulfill all your shopping needs at Lakewood Towne Center. Don’t miss some of the historic landmarks in the area. Take a tour of the stunning Lakewood Gardens or visit Thornewood Castle, which you can also view from the lake while boating! Feel like a fun night out? Try the Lake City Pub, a Gastropub/Sports Bar that features a full menu, local craft brews. Get your game on with pulltabs, pool, shuffleboard and darts. 

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Posted on January 10, 2020 at 11:51 am
Michael Robinson | Posted in Custom Homes, Homes with a View, Lakewood, Listing Blogs, Luxury Homes, New Listing, Pierce County Homes For Sale | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

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 |