This beautiful home is designed in the 'coastal' tradition- the primary living area overlooks gorgeous compelling water views, all the way to the Bay . This innovative design is finely constructed with luxurious appointments throughout- it's a grand statement house for the buyer who prefers only the best, from the dramatic entrance through the showcase luxurious atmosphere at every turn.Property has no accessible waterfront ownership but saves owner in taxes since not paying water front tax rate, while still preserving some of the best views in Annapolis in very high end neighborhood.From the foyer, the grand sweep of the reception room with a gas fireplace that is embellished with a beautiful granite surround. Room opens to a large waterside terrace. This area offers the perfect atmosphere for formal receptions, meetings, parties any special event. relaxation. A cherry paneled elevator services three floors of the main house.Also on that level is a large waterside master or guest room with attached study, which could be a media room. A second bedroom suite with fireplace is privately set across the expanse of this versatile and welcoming area.There is a lovely master suite (another on second level) on the first level, complimented with nearby study, and a grand reception area with welcoming two-sided fireplace and extensive terrace. A fine Cherry paneled elevator services three levels of the house. Up the custom open iron staircase to the primary living area of this coastal living house are the great room, kitchen, dining, breakfast room and a divine master suite with gorgeous bath, one-of-a -kind oversized shower, pvt. toilet/bidet room.The kitchen is set up for real cooking with great stainless appliances, two refrigerators and freezers, chef's range and the best appointments. Pantry enclosed in custom cabinetry. A bar area services the grand room, the perfect set-up for a leisurely cocktail in front of the fire before dinner.There are water views everywhere- the water surround is centerpiece of this captivating retreat. Actual water use is by right-of-way to the narrow tidal canal off the Chesapeake Bay at the foot of the garden, suitable for kayac or canoe. In addition to a fantastic home, there is a lovely two bedroom/bath English garden apartment with private waterside terrace and assigned garage, and a connected office or two bedroom apartment in the carriage house above the three car garage.This spectacular escape is in the gorgeous green country of Anne Arundel, quite near the city, only a couple of miles to the the fun and culture of Historic Annapolis and the Naval Academy by "secret" back road.This extraordinary home is surrounded by lovely manors and estates amidst the unspoiled countryside of "close-in" Annapolis.