BULLS BAY OVERLOOK - Magnificent open floor plan, Lowcountry estate in gated Intracoastal Waterway neighborhood overlooking Bulls Bay, complete with private community dock, marina and boat ramp. Situated in the heart of the Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge and only minutes by boat to barrier islands, secluded beaches, Atlantic ocean, and waterways. There are endless year-round outdoor adventures awaiting you and your family! A spacious circular driveway allowing for plenty of parking, and boat storage, lead up to this amazingly well-built 3-level house located on a rare x-zoned bluff. Sturdy construction and craftsmanship abound in this architecturally-designed home. Upon entering the foyer there is a sense of relaxed luxury and quality that follows a consistent theme throughout rich walnut planked floors, 10' v-edged cypress ceilings, and wide crown molding. With 5 spacious bedrooms, 5 tiled baths, and 2 large family rooms, there is room for family and guests to spread out in comfort. Outside there are 2000 square feet of porches and decks to relax in the sun and catch the cool sea breezes and water views. A well-appointed kitchen, with stainless appliances, tile floors and walnut counter tops would be the envy of any chef. A nearby office off of the kitchen offers convenience for work-at-home residents. There are walk-in closets, a pantry, a laundry area and ample storage space available on all floors. The ground floor includes a 1208 sq.ft. 3-car garage complete with epoxy-sealed concrete floors, insulated hurricane rated doors, and more secure storage for outdoor toys as well as an entire 400 sq.ft.mother-in-law suite (5th bedroom). Also at ground level is a 500 sq.ft. covered patio with a potting area for the gardening enthusiast. An elevator from the garage provides easy access to the second and third floors. Additionally, this home includes a prewired electrical transfer switch for temporary generator power (new 8000W generator included), complete hurricane abatement system for storm security, Bahama shutters, whole house central vacuum system, Andersen windows and doors, screened porch, sprinkler system, underground propane tank and recent HVAC system!