If you’re looking for a beautiful estate home in South Charlotte, NC, look no farther than this stunning 5 bedroom home for sale in Providence Plantation, one of South Charlotte’s most desirable neighborhoods. Located at 5234 Lancelot Drive, this gorgeous full-brick Georgian beauty sits on 1.45 acres of mature landscaping, providing the utmost in privacy. The 4,200+ SF interior is just as impressive as the exterior – the home looks and feels like a manor house, with high 9′ ceilings, incredible architectural details, 3 fireplaces, beautiful hardwood floors throughout the home (main level and upstairs), and tasteful decorating. This home is offered at $575,000.
The current owners of this 5 bedroom luxury home for sale in Providence Plantation have lovingly updated the home, including renovating the kitchen with new granite counters, a center island and stainless steel appliances. They added a beautiful breakfast room with a lovely bay window overlooking the backyard. The home has an entire guest wing, which has been seamlessly combined with the main portion of the home. This guest wing area features an enormous rec room (with a large seating/TV area as well as an area large enough for a pool table), 2 lovely bedrooms, a full bathroom, and an incredible “craft room” which was the former kitchen of the guest wing (it still has wiring for a range).
The main area of the house has beautiful formal areas, including an elegant dining room with large windows, and a very spacious living room with a gas burning fireplace. The more intimate den features another wood-burning fireplace and beamed ceilings. You’ll be amazed by the awesome laundry room, which is so much more than a laundry room – it’s actually the nerve center of the home because it has plenty of room for desks and additional storage for backpacks, sports equipment, etc.
Upstairs, prepare to be impressed by the spacious and peaceful master bedroom, which has a wood-burning fireplace, a walk-in closet, and a bathroom which has been updated with a seamless shower, new tile, new vanity and fixtures. Two additional secondary bedrooms are both very generous in size, and share the 3rd full bathroom in the home. Finding a 5 bedroom/3.5 bathroom home for sale on 1.45 acres in Providence Plantation is a super find, and you simply have to walk through the home to appreciate all that it has to offer.
Providence Plantation Lifestyle
Families have been choosing Providence Plantation for many years, because of its gorgeous homes on beautiful lots, variety of architecture, top-rated South Charlotte public schools, fantastic neighborhood swim and tennis club, and great location. Just driving into Providence Plantation, you can feel its splendor. The developers wisely left the trees intact, creating a neighborhood with a canopy of trees that makes the neighborhood so unique and popular.
Are you new to Charlotte? Newcomers to Providence Plantation are welcome to participate in supper clubs, bunko groups, poker groups, garden clubs, book clubs and so much more…it’s a great way to meet people and make new friends. The Providence Plantation Racquet and Swim Club is a great focal point for the neighborhood, with a competitive summer swim team, barbecues and parties, and a wonderful tennis program for everyone – men, women and juniors.
Providence Plantation Schools
Providence Plantation is fortunate to be zoned for some of Charlotte’s top-rated public schools:
- Providence Spring Elementary School – ranked #1 out of 84 public elementary schools
- Crestdale Middle School – ranked #7 out of 34 public middle schools
- Providence High School – ranked #1 out of all Charlotte high schools
If strong academic schools are important to your children, you owe it to yourself to check out these top-rated schools!
Providence Plantation Location
Providence Plantation has a convenient location, close to shopping, dining and recreational activities. Commuting to Uptown Charlotte is 30-40 minutes, depending on traffic, and you can reach Charlotte Douglas International Airport in less than 45 minutes. Shopping and restaurants are nearby at the Arboretum Shopping Center, Southpark Mall, The Promenade, Stonecrest Shopping Center, and Blakeney Shopping Center. If you’re into sports and recreation, the Siskey YMCA is just 5 minutes away, and the Matthews Area Recreation Association (MARA) is just 10 minutes away.
5 Bedroom Estate Home for Sale in Providence Plantation
So do you like what you’ve seen so far in this incredible 5 bedroom home for sale in Providence Plantation? I hope you will take the opportunity to see this home in person. I live in Providence Plantation, and would be happy to give you a private showing of this wonderful home. I have been listing and selling homes in Providence Plantation for five years, and know the neighborhood very well. Contact me via phone or email, and we can talk about your real estate needs!