Nearly $1M Kettering home has great views of nature

The brick home has about 6,500 square feet of living space. It sits on a 0.8-acre property with a natural creek, large side yard and side-entry, 3-car garage. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS BY KATHY TYLER

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The brick home has about 6,500 square feet of living space. It sits on a 0.8-acre property with a natural creek, large side yard and side-entry, 3-car garage. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS BY KATHY TYLER

Tucked back on a private drive within the hills of Kettering, this two-story home features built-in cabinetry, two dual-sided fireplaces and a versatile walk-out lower level.

Listed for $750,000 by Coldwell Banker Heritage Realtors, the brick home at 696 Uplands Camp Road has about 6,500 square feet of living space. The house sits on a 0.8-acre property with a natural creek, large side yard and side-entry, three-car garage.

The interior takes advantage of the tree-lined property with a two-story great room that has a double tray ceiling. The wall of windows allows for views of the landscape from the open foyer through to the great room and adjoining sitting room and sun room.

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A dual-sided gas fireplace is shared by the great room, which has an ornate oak mantel and a marble surround within the sunken sitting room. The sun room is accessible from the great room and sitting room through French doors.

The great room has a built-in entertainment center off one side of the fireplace. Tucked near the staircase is a wet bar with a wine cooler, sink and glass pane hanging cabinets. There is built-in cabinetry that divides the great room from the kitchen. A butler’s pantry is between the kitchen and the formal dining room

Granite countertops fill the kitchen and a center island has a warming oven, vegetable sink and seating for six. There is a single sink below a window, double wall ovens, a planning area and a pantry closet. The adjoining breakfast room has a bay bump out design and access to the multi-level composite deck, which is also accessible from the sun room.

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A dual-sided wood-burning fireplace divides the finished lower level into a family room and a recreation room. Both spaces have patio door access to outside concrete patios. The recreation room includes a six-seat wet bar, granite countertops and additional wall cabinetry.

A bedroom has a daylight window and closet, and there is a full bathroom. Unfinished space has one of two heating and cooling systems and storage space.

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The second level features four bedrooms off a catwalk hallway. Two bedrooms share a Jack-and-Jill bathroom off one side of the catwalk. On the opposite side of the catwalk, one bedroom has a walk-in closet and private full bath with tub/shower.

The main bedroom has a volume ceiling with arched window. The bathroom has a cathedral ceiling, skylight, L-shaped vanity with double sinks and make-up desk, a whirlpool tub, a double-head shower with glass doors and a walk-in closet with built-ins and a separate cedar closet.


KETTERING HOME

Price: $750,000

Directions: Stroop to north on Ridgeway to left on Uplands Camp Road

Home highlights: About 6,500 sq. ft., 4-5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 2 half baths, 2 dual-sided fireplaces, 2 wet bars, walk-out lower level, dual HVAC, 2 concrete patios, 2-level composite deck, 3-car garage.

For more details:

Coldwell Banker Heritage Realtors

David Campbell

(937) 266-7064

www.davidsellsdayton.com

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