About 2605 Echo Valley Trail
2605 Echo Valley Trail McKinney Texas
5,596 Sq Ft single-story home on .49 acres in the picturesque Serenity community
The prestigious Serenity neighborhood is located in the charming town of McKinney Texas within Lovejoy ISD boundaries. The community features an impressive stone main entrance with bridge and gatehouse. All the estate homes are set around a 1.5-acre community park with large lakes, trails, and a pavilion, adjacent to the 600-acre Heard Museum and nature preserve.
This magnificent stone and brick estate home is positioned on an expansive elevated property overlooking the two community lakes. The home is highlighted by metal and wrought iron details and is surrounded by professionally planned and executed landscape beds overflowing with thick foliage and plants. A peaceful front terrace with wrought iron elements offers views to the two lakes.
The inviting Foyer features a beautiful custom metal and glass front door with scroll accents that floods the space with natural light. The space offers gleaming hardwood floors and a stylish chandelier suspended from the ceiling that is highlighted by a custom stencil design. The Formal Dining Room has roughhewn hardwood floors, on-trend wall paint with thick trim and moldings, a gorgeous chandelier and large windows brighten the space. The handsome Study features premium neutral carpet, on-trend wall paint, and a heavy beamed ceiling element. The room offers large windows providing views of the property, community lakes as well as an oversize storage closet.
The Great Room is connected to the Kitchen and Breakfast Nook and features stained roughhewn hardwood floors, on-trend wall paint, and the soaring cathedral ceiling is lined with heavy beam and trestle elements. The room features a cozy stone fireplace with cast stone mantel and accents. A wall of large windows provides views over the stunning pool and Patio. The gourmet Kitchen is a cook’s dream with premium custom cabinetry, granite counter tops, and stone tile backsplash. The space offers a premium stainless gas cooktop with an impressive custom cabinetry hood and pot-filler faucet as well as a built-in stainless-steel refrigerator & freezer, double ovens and microwave. The large sit-at island with stained cabinetry base and contrasting granite surface houses a farm-style sink and dishwasher. The adjoining Breakfast Area offers a built-in coordinating china cabinet and a planning desk. The area is highlighted with large windows with views of the rear property.
The private Master Retreat features high-grade neutral carpet and a distinctive barrel ceiling element highlighted by an elegant chandelier. The room has a sitting area with a wall of windows that overlook the pool and backyard. The spa-like Master Bathroom with vaulted ceiling is fully outfitted with premium travertine tile floor and custom wall paint. The elegant furniture-style vanities have slab surfaces and decorator plumbing fixtures, large mirrors and additional up-graded lighting fixtures, along with additional linen/storage towers. The walk-in shower has premium tilework and fixtures, and the deep tub is positioned under a large window. A convenient Exercise Room is positioned off the Master Bath and the Master Closet features custom California Closet built-ins, vanity table and dressers, along with connections for a washer and dryer.
The Gameroom has roughhewn hardwood floors, on-trend wall paint, and large windows, along with a storage closet. A windowless, state-of-the-art Home Theatre offers premium carpet, on-trend wall paint with a tiered ceiling element outlined with trim, along with custom accent lighting and audio/entertainment connections. All the oversized Junior Bedrooms have premium carpeting, decorator wall paint and trim, upgraded light or fan fixtures and custom window treatments. Each Bedroom has a large walk-in closet and connects to a full bathroom with premium tile and details, along with decorator light and plumbing fixtures. The oversized garages offer polyurethane coated floors and abundant storage and workshop details.
The resort-like backyard features a custom-built Hauk pool with dramatic fire & water elements and an elevated spa with fountain. The pool and spa are surrounded by honed travertine decking and the groomed hedges and Cedar screen provide maximum privacy. The large covered patio with Cedar lined ceiling has a fireplace with entertainment connections and overlooks the pool and spa. A 3-hole putting green is next to that pool decking in the expansive professionally landscaped rear lawn area. An additional oversized honed travertine patio is placed at the other side of the pool, ideal for entertaining alfresco.
Premium features and Upgrades include…
Lake view lot of both community lakes
Whole-home water softener and purifier systems.
Exterior walls are foam insulated.
Full home audio/entertainment system.
Two 50-gallon water heaters with a recirculating pump.
Floor plan expanded by 5’ at the Gameroom and Junior Bedrooms wing.
Custom window treatments and decorator details throughout this home.
Yoga / Exercise room added to floorplan
Travertine flooring in the master bathroom
Master closet custom designed by California Closets
Added courtyard with iron fencing
Washer and Dryer Hookups in both the utility room and master closet
Oversized garage finished with Polyurethane floor coating, cabinets, and workbench
Carriage Garage finished with Polyurethane floor coating, and custom hanging racks
Custom pantry glass door with abundant storage
1st Bedroom enlarged by design
2nd Bedroom enlarged by design and custom California Closet system
Hauk custom-designed swimming pool with fire elements and expansive honed Travertine decking
Custom 3 hole putting green
Electrical Sockets under eaves for Christmas lighting