1430 Wandering Way Okemos, MI 48864
Listing Courtesy of: LANSING MI / Okemos / Lynne VanDeventer

  1430 Wandering Way Okemos, MI 48864

Pending (338 Days)


Settle into town & country living in a one-of-a-kind chateau-inspired home nestled on a prime parcel in the prestigious Ember Oaks Subdivision. Designed with French Country flair by well-known Architect, Visbeen, and builder, Stevens and Associates, this amazing +/- 7000 square foot home possesses the functionality needed for modern life, without sacrificing either warmth or style. The details begin with the exterior, enhanced with Michigan limestone, meandering patios and covered porches, making this property feel instantly like a home. A solid arched, mahogany door leads you to cut limestone flooring and a wrought iron enhanced wood entry staircase. The main floor is open & welcoming, with spacious rooms that can function separately. The formal dining area is appointed with 5-inch white oak flooring, barrel-vaulted ceiling and charming built-in china hutches. The details continue into the great-room, which is complete with cathedral ceilings, a breathtaking French style fireplace, floor to ceiling windows, and luxe lighting fixtures that offer a sense of old-world charm. The kitchen is light, bright and truly a gathering place. The space features Amish custom-built cabinetry that are all inset doors and drawers, honed granite counters, a paneled oversized subzero refrigerator/freezer, walk in pantry, wolf range with custom range hood, an island with room for stools and an informal dining area. Access to a covered patio offers opportunities to venture outside and simply enjoy the setting. Spacious laundry room with abundant storage and desk area, could serve as a butler's pantry, craft or a sewing space.
There are options for those who work from home or those who simply enjoy quiet spaces to read or relax with two main floor studies, both with French doors. While one study includes a stunning south-facing bow window, built-in bookcases & sliding library ladder the other has backyard views, more built-ins and its own storage closet. Details are never overlooked. Extensive crown molding throughout, 8-foot solid panel interior & pocket doors, high-end hardware and curated lighting choices. The primary suite incorporates features that make this home feel like a retreat, including a stunning curved bank of windows with a custom seat overlook. Tray ceilings and amazing views of nature. Custom closets with island storage and built-ins, to stay organized. Heated bath floors, a basket-weave tiled shower for two with a seat, nickel fixtures, custom-made vanities and a soaking tub. Three additional bedroom suites on the second floor, all with private baths and walk-in closets. An additional dormered bonus room offers built-ins and extra space for just relaxing. The walk out lower level includes 9-foot plus ceilings, full kitchen with wet bar, Revel wine cellar and canning room, gaming space, media room, a rustic stone fireplace, exercise room, 5th bedroom and deluxe full bath. Patio access of course, with storage options galore. A heated, bi-level garage includes a 3.5 car main floor space, with three carriage doors and service staircase to the lower level. Another full garage below, with space to house 3 or more vehicles includes a work bench area and bath. Hot and cold-water access in both garages. Whole house generator, central air and much, much more. Please see the sellers' complete list of upgrades. The home is priced well below duplication costs. Live the dream today & avoid waiting for the completion of a new build.

MLS #:
Lot Size
0.9 acres
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Ingham County

Listed By

Lynne VanDeventer, Okemos
Last checked Mar 3 2024 at 10:28 PM GMT+0000
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Half Bathrooms: 2
Interior Features
  • Built-In Range
  • Built-In Gas Range
  • Built-In Freezer
  • Convection Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Oven
  • Electric Oven
  • Energy Star Qualified Dishwasher
  • Energy Star Qualified Washer
  • Oven
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Vented Exhaust Fan
  • Water Heater
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
  • Range Hood
  • Microwave
  • Ice Maker
  • Gas Water Heater
  • Energy Star Qualified Appliances
  • Disposal
  • Built-In Refrigerator
Lot Information
  • Wooded
  • Views
  • Sprinklers In Rear
  • Sprinklers In Front
  • Sloped
  • Many Trees
  • Landscaped
  • Front Yard
  • Cul-De-Sac
  • Back Yard
Property Features
  • Fireplace: Stone
  • Fireplace: Great Room
  • Fireplace: Glass Doors
  • Fireplace: Gas Log
  • Fireplace: Family Room
  • Fireplace: Blower Fan
  • Fireplace: Basement
  • Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
Heating and Cooling
  • Radiant Floor
  • Humidity Control
  • Forced Air
  • Energy Star Qualified Equipment
  • Central
  • Central Air
Homeowners Association Information
  • Dues: $235/ANNUALLY
  • Tile
  • Stone
  • Marble
  • Hardwood
  • Carpet
Utility Information
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water
  • Underground
  • Storage
  • Paved
  • Oversized
  • Kitchen Level
  • Heated Garage
  • Garage Faces Side
  • Garage Faces Rear
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Floor Drain
  • Finished
  • Driveway
  • Attached
  • Additional Parking
Living Area
  • 6,969 sqft
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