4001 Amen Court|Matthews NC Basement Home for Sale

By Carol Fox | Matthews NC Homes for Sale

Jan 07
Matthews NC homes for sale, Matthews NC 28104

4001 Amen Court, a Matthews NC Basement Home for Sale

As you search Matthews NC homes for sale, is it difficult to find a basement home?  You may want to use the basement as a teenagers hang out or perhaps you need an in-law or mother-daughter suite.  If so, 4001 Amen Court may be the perfect home for you.  This Matthews NC basement home is located in the Emerald Lake golf course community.

Let me take you on a photo tour of this beautiful home.  Contact me to visit this Matthews NC property or for a list of other Matthews NC basement homes.

Main Level

Discover this stately full-brick home on a cul-de-sac street in the golf course community of Emerald Lake. A long drive with plenty of parking leads to the generous side-load garage. Under the covered front porch, a handsome front door with leaded glass insert welcomes you inside.

Sunlight streams into the two-story foyer where warm wood flooring, a pretty turned staircase with wooden treads and an upstairs overlook set the tone for the custom features inside.

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Bright two-story foyer with turned staircase.

A formal living room to the left of the foyer is the perfect spot to greet guests or spend a sunny afternoon reading. A cathedral ceiling and arched opening supported on beautifully detailed columns add interest to this room and the formal dining room beyond. Beautiful wood flooring makes this open area flow together for entertaining. The formal dining room is spacious enough for plentiful seating and several additional pieces of furniture. Crown and chair rail molding creates an intimate space for dinner with family and friends.

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Beautiful wood flooring and extensive millwork dress up the open living dining room areas.

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This elegant formal dining room accommodates a long table and other pieces of furniture.

The open floor plan continues along the back of the home where you will find a two-story great room separated from the kitchen by architectural columns and an arched opening. The hallway upstairs has an overlook into the great room. Two tiers of windows provide views of the deck and wooded areas in the backyard. Enjoy cozy winter evenings by the gas log fireplace with handsome mantel. The great room includes a paddle fan.

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A spacious great room is open to the kitchen making entertaining and conversation easy.

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A two-story wall of windows in the great room provides sunlight and wonderful views of the backyard.

The heart of this home is the cook's kitchen with its abundant cabinetry and extensive counter space. Double Palladian windows over the sink add interest. The cabinetry includes roll-out drawers, a lazy susan, a wine rack and a section with glass doors for decorative items. Illuminated by under-cabinet lighting, a tile back splash complements the counter tops. A pantry provides additional storage. Appliances include a gas cook top in the island, dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave/oven in the wall. The breakfast area is set into a bay window between the kitchen and the great room.  This kitchen/breakfast area is a jewel in any Matthews NC homes for sale search.

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Abundant cabinetry and extensive counter space are features of the cook's kitchen at 4001 Amen Court.

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Appliances at 4001 Amen Court include a gas cooktop at the island, a dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator.

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Watch the birds and enjoy the sunshine while having your morning coffee in the breakfast area.

You'll a find bedroom with access to a full bath tucked into a quiet spot to the right of the foyer,. Use this area as a main level guest suite or peaceful office space.

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A guest room with adjacent full bath on the main level also makes a great office.

Upper Level

The upstairs master suite is a luxurious area with tray ceiling and paddle fan. It accommodates large furniture with room to spare. The master bedroom includes a big deep walk-in closet. A large sitting area with Palladian window and cathedral ceiling is part of the master suite. Picture using the sitting area space for relaxing, a nursery or an office. You'll find storage under the eaves in this room.

Feel like you are in a spa in the master bathroom. Beautiful tile work surrounds the garden tub and separate shower. This room includes his and her adult-height vanities, a linen closet and a water closet. This space is bright from the large window over the tub and the cathedral ceiling.

Two secondary bedrooms connected by a jack and jill bathroom complete the upstairs. Both bedrooms have fans. The bathroom has double sinks and a tile floor. You'll find the laundry with cabinetry, shelving and a wash sink on the second level. A linen closet is found in the hallway outside the secondary bedrooms.

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The spacious upstairs master suite include a large bedroom plus sitting room and luxury bath.

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Feel like you are in a spa in the master bathroom at 4001 Amen Court.

Basement Level

Imagine the possibilities for the lower level of this Matthews NC basement home. A concrete patio and outside entrance provide a private entrance for this suite. The area is perfect as separate quarters for in-laws or adult children. Or use it as entertainment space for teens.

The basement kitchen includes a large space for dining or entertaining. The kitchen has ample cabinetry and enough counter space to make the suite very livable. Appliances include a refrigerator, stove and microwave.

The fifth bedroom is found in the basement. This room has a paddle fan and closet. A full bath is nearby. The basement suite also includes a room that can be used as a sitting room, an exercise room or even a sixth bedroom. This room includes a storage closet under the stairs.

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The basement level of this home has an exterior entrance with patio.

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The second kitchen on the basement level makes the space great for entertaining or perfect for an in-law suite.

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The suite on the lower level includes a kitchen, a bedroom and full bath plus a living room.


There is plenty of space on this half-acre lot for all manner of outdoor activities. Relax, entertain or dine on the deck. Play ball or garden in the backyard. Enjoy the wooded backdrop of this Matthews NC basement home.

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Enjoy relaxing or dining on the rear deck.

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The backyard has a wooded backdrop for privacy.

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Homes in Emerald Lake are built around the Emerald Lake Golf Club.

You'll find this Matthews NC basement home in Emerald Lake, a golf course community of custom and semi-custom homes built from the mid-1990s until the mid-2000s.  Homes have exteriors of full-brick or full-brick with stone.  Many are ranches or have master bedrooms on the main level.  Emerald Lake homes range in size from approximately 2300 square feet to over 4000 square feet.

Emerald Lake is located off Lawyers Road within a mile of an interchange with I-485.  The Stevens Mill Crossing shopping center near the interchange has a Harris Teeter grocery store, several restaurants, a car service store, a gas station and other service businesses.  Sidewalks along Lawyers Road put Emerald Lake within walking distance of the shopping center.

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Amenities in Emerald Lake include a community playground.

Emerald Lake homeowners pay Stallings property taxes although the mailing address is Matthews NC 28104.  Stallings provides garbage pickup, police service and street lights for the neighborhood.

The Emerald Lake Golf Club is open to the public but also sells memberships.  Homeowners association fees don't include fees for the golf club. The course offers men's and women's leagues, junior camps, clinics and private lessons.  Other amenities in Emerald Lake include a playground.

Emerald Lake students are assigned to Fairview Elementary, Piedmont Middle and Piedmont High Schools.  There are several charter and private schools within a few miles of the neighborhood.


About the Author

Thank you for visiting my profile and getting to know me. My husband and I moved to the Matthews area over thirty years ago and have enjoyed watching Charlotte and the surrounding areas grow into the dynamic region it is today. I have specialized in Matthews, South Charlotte, Mint Hill, Weddington, Waxhaw, Indian Trail and the other small towns of Union County for over 30 years. I can walk in your shoes whether you are a buyer or a seller. Every year half of my real estate practice is devoted to helping buyers find the right home and neighborhood and half is devoted to helping sellers get the greatest reward from selling their real estate.

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