This beautiful 12,052 sq ft secluded and gated lakefront home is sure to be DThe Gathering PlaceD where multiple generations and friends come together for the annual Thanksgiving feast and other annual parties and holiday festivities. It is located on the Richfield and Hinckley borders within 2.1 Miles West of St. Bernard Golf Club; 1.2 Miles Northeast of Hinckley Lake and Hinckley Reservation; and 2 Minutes North of Cleveland Metro Park. The home sits on a gorgeous well manicured 13.26 parcel in the Highland Local School District. Included with the property is a buildable 15.08 acre lot with gas and oil well. As such, the owners of this beautiful property will benefit from FREE gas. And since both lots are zoned Field and Seed the owners also benefit from a CAUV credit.
Rare is the home that embodies style, function, and comfort in the same setting. This sprawling ALL brick colonial does. The home is comfortable not pretentious. And the airy space, vast windows, modern sensibility, and a neutral palette of taupe throughout ensures that itDs the extraordinary views that captivate you and take center stage. The lake, along with gorgeous flowering trees and the well-planned lush landscaping that frame the home provide the birds-eye panorama you see throughout the entire home. A very open floor plan with expansive windows and sliding glass patio doors on both the first and finished walkout lower level is ideal for entertaining inside and out. Oodles of storage and closet space ensure clutter is hidden away.
On the 1st floor youDll find a large marble 2-story foyer with imported crystal chandelier, a formal dining room with large picture window and another imported crystal chandelier, a step down formal living room with fish tank, a granite and maple eat-in kitchen with center island and pantry, a large dinette for daily dining, a billiards room with cherry wet bar, a two-sided solid masonry gas fireplace in the hallway that separates the dining room from the family room, a powder room, a 1st floor bedroom, full bath across the hall, and a window-filled vaulted indoor heated bromine pool room (6-7 feet deep) with Delzone purification system, skylights, pine ceiling, dining area, and a full bath.
On the 2nd floor, the spacious four (4) bedroom layout offers great flow and great views. All of the bedrooms have en-suite baths and except for one bedroom all have walk-in closets with closet systems. Two of the bedrooms have huge enchanting lofts with spiral wooden staircases for sleeping, play, work study, or as added space for sleepovers. The vaulted owners suite has a gas fireplace with granite-surround, a private balcony overlooking the lake, an imported crystal chandelier, two walk-in closets, a huge make-up vanity with storage, and two en-suite granite and marble baths -- one with a shower, vanity, toilet, and bidet and a much larger one with vaulted jetted tub, marble shower, dual sinks, and a toilet. Completing the 2nd floor is a lighted floor-to-ceiling display case just outside the owners suite, a Library with French doors and built-in wall unit, a huge laundry room with tons of closet space, a small reading nook, a huge storage area over the 4-car side entry garage with epoxy floors and hot & cold water, and a well-insulated unfinished walk-up attic.
The full walk-out lower level has a huge open entertainment area with three-sided gas fireplace. It leads to a concrete patio and brick paver patio. Open to this space is a full kitchen with appliances. ThereDs also an exercise room, a guest bedroom, two full baths, a 2nd laundry room, a theatre room, possible wine cellar, and two utility rooms. ThereDs definitely the possibility here for an in-law suite if needed.
Several rooms throughout the home have access to the expansive rear deck and patios such as the dinette, the family room, the living room, the indoor pool room, the 1st floor bedroom, the lower level family/rec room, the lower level exercise room, and the lower level guest bedroom. The home features 9 ft ceilings, solid poplar trim, sound with infinity speakers, two staircases to the 2nd and lower levels, Pella windows and doors, hide-away screens, maple cabinetry, central vacuum, much brand NEW carpet, freshly and professionally painted rooms, and four (4) zoned heating and cooling systems. The lake is man-made and is 15 ft deep in the center with two (2) bubblers. ThereDs an invisible pet fence around the home, sprinkler system, and walking trails. The well is located in the front of the house while the aerator septic system is located in the rear of the house to the right.
Here in this home, friends can comfortably converse, relax with a good book or magazine, swim, watch movies, or play pool, cards, or games all day long. Outside thereDs plenty of space to garden, farm, fish or hunt if you please.
The secret in making a house a home lies not just in the details and the way the home is furnished but also in how well and in what company it's enjoyed!
- 6 bedrooms
- 9.5 bathrooms
- 4 Garages
- 12,052 sq. ft.
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Platinum Real Estate