<img src="http://agentmarketing.com/usr/13/12/40/11/51/160611122701.jpg?t=1472019671"><br>Gorgeous custom built Mediterranean style home is only 3 years young and located in the coveted Packery Woodlands neighborhood on North Padre Island, Corpus Christi. High elevation out of the flood plain so no flood insurance required and not in a Homeowner's Association but this neighborhood has a majority of long term, owner occupant, residents. This home was custom built by the current homeowners for themselves so it includes many upgrades and custom features you won't find in so many spec homes on the island. Plans and blueprints are from island architect James Mazoch. Construction framing is 2&quot;x 6&quot;; Icynene foam insulation in the walls, attic and ceilings, zoned HVAC, gas furnace, gas water heater and Lo-E vinyl hurricane rated windows all contribute to a super energy efficient home with super low electric bills. Beautiful curb appeal with tropical landscaping and Mediterranean influences are the first thing you will notice on approaching the arched framed entrance with a rustic, yet elegant, wood and wrought iron front door with side lights and covered Saltillo tiled front porch adorned by lantern style, corrosion resistant, light fixtures. Upon entry you will be delighted by the hand made Talavera tiled stairwell with wrought railing and the cathedral ceiling with a chandelier. If you're looking for a dream kitchen, look no further! Designed so that the cook will have a commanding view of the dining, living, patio &amp; backyard and plenty of room for more than one person or cook with guests gathered around the beautiful granite wraparound bar. Great for entertaining! Frigidaire Gallery collection stainless steel microwave, oven, dishwasher and 5 burner gas cooktop, granite island with power, custom built cabinets, plenty of counter space, pantry, LED lighting above and below cabinets, oiled bronze fixtures, pendant lighting and chandelier, all contribute to the beauty and ambiance of this gorgeous kitchen. Master suite downstairs is large enough for a sitting area or oversized furniture with the arched windows being a focal point. All windows are fitted with plantation shutters. The bathroom features double vanities, granite counters, large whirlpool tub, separate walk-in shower with bench, ceramic tile surrounds go all the way to ceiling. Walk in closet has built in shelves, drawers and shoe rack with upper windows for natural light.Two bedrooms and a full bath upstairs with two vanities, granite counters and French doors in front bedroom lead out to a covered, tiled patio. You will love the double deep garage with utility sink, room for a workspace, freezer and refrigerator. Out the back garage door is an outside shower and another covered, tiled patio. A large covered and tiled patio off the living room features ceiling fans and is a great place to relax while BBQing or birdwatching in the surrounding Audubon Oak Motte Sanctuary. This home features energy efficient Icenyne insulation, dual HVAC with gas furnace, and thermal huricane rated, Lo-E vinyl windows so you will have super low electric bills. A whole house Rainsoft water treatment and purification system with reverse osmosis water at the kitchen sink which helps all your plumbing fixtures and equipment last longer, not to mention you won't have to haul or have drinking water delivered. The high elevation on this property puts it out of the flood zone so no flood insurance required and no Home Owners Association, so no fees or pesky rules. Come see this lovely home today. You'll be glad you did! For lease long term for $2,500/month also.<br>