French country estate in Vestavia w/ custom shutters, gas lanterns & beautifully designed landscaping including a private backyard w/ wrought-iron fence backing up to dedicated parkland & walking trails. The large screened porch provides a great place for entertaining. Inside includes custom paneling, marble countertops, reclaimed beams, French doors & wide-planked pine flooring. Kitchen was completely re-done to include a wolf range, sub-zero refrigerator & custom cabinetry. 5 BRs, including the main level master suite, 3 up & a full in-law suite on the lower level. Lower level was built out & finished & includes nearly 1,400 sq ft of space w/ laundry, storage areas, bedroom/art studio, full BA, kitchen, large media room w/ surround sound system, custom wine cellar & bonus room. All of the BAs have top-of-the-line fixtures, marble or stone countertops & custom cabinetry. Bonuses include a custom designed playhouse/garden shed & a generator. Private yet very close to all schools!!