New Custom Home Plan Featured on Greater Birmingham’s Parade of Homes

2018 Birmingham Parade HomeJ. Wright Building Company is proud to showcase a brand new custom home during the Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders’ 2018 Spring Parade of Homes! The Parade takes place April 27-29 and May 4-6 and will feature our custom build at Creekwater in Helena, Alabama.

Our stunning, open floor plan offers 3, 299 square feet of living space with five bedrooms, four bathrooms and a three-car side-entry garage. Designed by J. Wright President Jeremy Wright, the home is located on a stunning site of more than an acre. Backing up to Hurricane Creek, the home offers beautiful, wooded and creek bottom views from its perch on the hill. This home also sits a short walk from the community park and walking trails, offering an abundance of green space.

The exterior of this home delivers plenty of curb appeal and detail, providing a beautiful scene upon arriving. The front of the home features an attractive rock porch with a metal roof and exposed rafter ceiling. Other exterior details include board and batten finishes, stacked stone accents, a beautiful French door entryway and black windows.

Fireplace in the living room of a custom helena al home

Upon entering the home, you’ll find yourself in a beautiful foyer with access to a private guest suite on one side that can also be used as a nursery or home office, as well as an open dining room on the other. The foyer opens to the lovely great room with a fireplace surrounded by shiplap and timber beam accents in the ceiling. The great room is also open to the gourmet kitchen complete with a large island, walk-in appliance pantry and mud room between the kitchen and garage. Featuring stunning details, the kitchen has a beautiful apron sink topped with windows offering a gorgeous view and natural light, GE Café Series appliances, Silestone’s new Calcutta Gold quartz countertops and Wellborn custom cabinetry.

Creekwater Home

Also located on the first floor is the impressive master suite with timber beams along the ceiling and relaxing nature views from it’s many windows. The home’s owner will enjoy a luxurious master bath complete with a glass enclosed shower with two shower heads, a Kohler freestanding tub, his-and-her vanities and a large walk-in closet. The vanities feature Wellborn’s popular blue cabinets, clean white countertops and on trend brushed bronze faucets. As an added bonus, the home’s spacious laundry room is located just outside the master suite.

Head upstairs to the find three additional bedrooms, two full bathrooms and walk-in closets in every room. The second story also includes an oversized family room that totals 490 square feet of flexible living space. Finally, a large unfinished bonus room is available upstairs that can be completed for a variety of uses, or used as additional storage space.

This home wouldn’t be complete without it’s beautiful outdoor living spaces! The rear porch is located off the great room and is accessed through large sliding doors that have a 6-foot-wide opening, creating a seamless transition between the indoor and outdoor entertaining area. The covered back porch is the perfect place for relaxing, and on pleasant spring or fall evenings, you can extend the fun into the backyard with its fun firepit and sitting area.

Backyard outdoor living area

Our new home in Creekwater will be staged by Set to Sell and open for touring just in time for the free Parade of Homes. The home is located at 179 Creekwater Street in Helena, and it is open Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. during tour weekends – April 27-29 and May 4-6. Listed at $479,900, the home is available for sale, and interested buyers are encouraged to contact Arcara Realty for more information.

For more information on new custom homes in Birmingham and surrounding cities, or for information on designing your own custom home, contact us today at 205-820-0100 or visit

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