Carolina Dunes in Duck Oceanfront . Absolute Ambience is a state of the art luxury estate located on the best beach in the Outer Banks. The home has 7 bedrooms (6 king masters) + convertible den (bunkroom), 7 full baths, 3 powder rooms and has every amenity you could possibly imagine including: gorgeous sugar sand beach with endless ocean views, private pool, 8 person hot tub, huge open plan great room, dining room, and gourmet kitchen, step down beach view sitting room, rotunda relaxation room, crow's nest, elevator, 2nd floor TV lounge, receiving hall, private theatre boasts a high definition 106'' projection screen, surround sound, DVD/CD player and Harmony universal remote and fantastic game room with pool table, card table, 42'' plasma HDTV, in ceiling audio and kitchen with eat in bar.
No attention to detail was spared from the incredible barrel vaulted 13 foot ceiling in the great room to each distinctively unique and individual bedroom. The home has authentic period details that include many built-ins, art cubbies and bookcases, cozy nooks, upholstered window seats, custom made 1920's style passage doors and quirky walls that jog in and out that give the home a perfect beach cottage flair. Every bathroom has stone and tile showers with all top of the line Kohler fixtures, sinks and 4 baths have whirlpool spa tubs - only the ultimate in quality and luxury has been allowed in this home. Each bedroom is also unique and varied with paneled walls and ceilings, French doors, tall base boards, custom trim details, hardwood and wide plank pine floors that provide the backdrop for fabulous memorable vacation experiences.
The interior decor and lighting design are by top professionals creating a highly stylized home that is loaded with sophistication, warmth and understated elegance. On the top floor you can set any mood you desire with dimmable 5 scene masters controlling an amazing array of spectacular lighting fixtures, sconces, pendants, cable lights and recessed architectural downlights.
Top floor gourmet kitchen includes KitchenAid Architect Series Appliances and Kohler sinks and faucets. The huge 400 square foot top floor kitchen is perfect for multiple cooks and entertaining extra large groups and will delight the most consummate chefs. Special features include: honed absolute black granite counters, 2 islands - one with butcher block countertop, 48'' gas cooktop with griddle and special Kohler 8'' x 44'' trough style stainless prep sink, 2- 42'' French door refrigerators, 2 dishwashers, double ovens, warming drawer, microwave, undercounter wine refrigerator and commercial icemaker, extra deep sink and in ceiling audio to listen to your favorite music while cooking with an ocean view.
A priority in the design of the home was the extra large entertaining areas and abundance of seating for large groups. The great room also features 50" HDTV, DVD player, surround sound with subwoofer and gorgeous fireplace with raised hearth for additional seating. Other top floor special features include: Step down Beach Viewing room with 20' long window seat underneath an 18' wall of picture windows; Private rotunda relaxation room with double French doors fireplace and wine armoire; stair tower crow's nest with built in bench seats; Dining room table seats 14 and additional seating at the kitchen bar for 5; Game room with pool table and wet bar area with full-size refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave.
Middle floor includes huge reception hall and TV lounge with wet bar, undercounter refrigerator, sleeper sofa, 32'' flat screen TV with 6-disc CD/DVD player and in ceiling audio. Special feature: N.E. Ocean view king master has surround sound 92'' projection screen theatre built in a cozy window seat (plays movies only, no TV).
The backyard is a paradise with a 14x28 private saltwater pool (Pool heated by heat pump - ambient air temperature of 60 degrees needed to heat the pool), 8 person hot tub, and private walkway to the beach. Outdoor area with exterior music.
Absolute Ambiance is absolutely the perfect home for the discerning traveler who is in search of an elegant, memorable vacation. Located in the exclusive Town of Duck and close to Duck village with quaint shopping and fine dining.
Features: In-ceiling audio for music in all common areas; 2 stacked washer/dryers; 2-car garage with total parking for 8. Dogs welcome. Sunday .