This is the Lowcountry dream home you’ve been waiting for with magazine worthy curb appeal, double rocking chair porches, tabby driveway/walkways, a side-load rear garage & a beautifully maintained lawn. Inside, you will find gorgeous oak flooring, custom plantation shutters, recessed lighting, crown molding, an efficient kitchen with a natural gas stove & stainless appliance package, a formal dining room & a den/office with built-ins. There are two staircases to access the 2nd level featuring a spacious master suite with access to the upper level porch & three additional bedrooms, one of which can also be used as a bonus or play room. This tranquil, gated neighborhood offers 2 community docks, one located directly across the road, a clubhouse, pool, tennis courts, playground & sidewalks. This lovely home was thoughtfully designed by renowned architect William Poole & custom built with so many special features. From the double front porches, enjoy southern breezes & stunning sunrise views out across the tidal marshes of Battery Creek. These porches add not only beauty, but full southern functionality that you can enjoy almost year round. This beautiful homesite is landscaped to perfection with native, mature magnolia trees & palmettos. The welcoming foyer leads in one direction to the den/office or straight ahead into the living room. The living room features a gas burning fireplace, opens up to the generous back deck & also flows effortlessly into the kitchen. This kitchen offers a gas oven/range, a full stainless appliance package, custom dual color cabinetry, tile backsplash & quartz countertops. There is an area built-in perfect for your home workspace & an area built-in that could be used as a bar area or coffee station. You will absolutely love entertaining family & friends in this functional, thoughtfully designed & beautiful space. There is a spacious laundry/mud room that comes with the washer, dryer, sink & cabinetry. Other nice features on the main level include a powder bath off the front foyer & two staircases to access the second level. Upstairs, you will find all of the bedrooms. The lovely master suite opens up to the upper level porch. Imagine yourself enjoying your morning coffee rocking on this porch as the sun rises right in front of you over the tidal marshes of Battery Creek. The secondary bedrooms share a hall bath & the largest of them could be used as either a fourth bedroom or a multi-purpose bonus/recreation room. If closet space is important to you, then this home will NOT disappoint. You will love the pantry space, under stair closet, linen closets, storage closets, one very long multi-access attic storage closet & walk-in closets in both the master suite & one of the secondary bedrooms. The lighting throughout the home was recently replaced with energy efficient LEDs. There is also an Abode security system with cameras that will convey to the new owner. This community is full of friendly people & it is also quite dog friendly. The HOA operates efficiently & diligently to preserve & protect the integrity & beauty of the community. They offer many community events to help build friendship & camaraderie. There are very nice amenities to include a security gate, manicured common areas, meandering sidewalks throughout the community, a clubhouse, a well maintained pool, a playground, two community docks & tennis courts. Islands of Beaufort is located just minutes from schools, shopping, churches, the Broad River Bridge, military bases, hospitals & Historic Downtown Beaufort. The seller will miss their very cozy home and how it stays beautiful in all seasons. Also, it will be difficult for them to say goodbye to the tranquility of this community & the friends they have made here. It is time for a new season & we look forward to welcoming you home! Keller Williams Realty does not hold earnest money. Please utilize buyer’s closing attorney to hold funds.