Located on the serene streets of the gated community of the Blackhawk Country Club, this 5,966 +/- sq. ft. magnificent English estate on a 15,410 +/- sq. ft. lot comes with 6 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half baths, a 5 car garage, a full-fledged au pair suite, and a gorgeous backyard with a pool, spa, sauna, pool bath, and much more. Recipient of many Best Decorating Awards on Christmas occasions, the curbside views of this estate reveal architecturally a beautifully designed home with symmetrical curved bay windows, lush landscaping, and red bull nosed brick steps leading up to twin white sparkling leaded glass doors with sidelights. Step into the foyer and you witness a dazzling wrought iron scintillating chandelier, a grand stately staircase leading to the bedrooms upstairs, hard wood floors, volume ceilings, crown molding, and designer painted textured walls.
Step down into the elegant living room and you observe a marble tiled gas-lit glass covered fireplace with a wooden mantle. The across the foyer beautifully appointed dining room, on the other hand, is graced with an eye level captivating wainscoting and another sophisticated wrought iron chandelier. Both these formals have the enticing bay windows. The lavish chefAs kitchen is gloriously embellished with slab granite counter tops, rich decorative cherry wood cabinetry, a generous center island with a wet sink, dual Viking refrigerators, a six burner Viking cooking grill and range, Bosch dish washer, tiled backsplash, and stone flooring. The adjacent breakfast nook, large enough to feast the Knights of the Round Table, overlooks the backyard through a bank of French doors and almost invites the outdoors in.
Other recreational areas of the estate include the family room for intimate gatherings with an intricately patterned red brick floor to ceiling wood burning fireplace with an end to end brick hearth. It is also adorned with two walls full of superb mill work exuding architectural elegance. A quaint powder room is to be found in the vicinity.
The luxurious master suite, on the first floor, overlooks the backyard, and comes with a marble tiled gas-lit fireplace. The master bath is adorned with twin vanities, tiled counter tops, a step-up jetted soaking tub, a glass shower stall, an expansive walk in closet with built in shelves, and plantation shutters. Three bedrooms upstairs come with plush carpeting, mirrored sliding door closets, and two full baths with tubs. One of the bedrooms has a built-in wooden desk in a niche. This floor also has a gigantic fully wood-paneled game room encompassing a marble tiled fireplace, a wet bar with a refrigerator, and a powder room. An office, also useable as a hobby room, is also housed in this area and overlooks the backyard. A fully carpeted back staircase takes one from this floor to the first level below. An attractive au pair suite with a bedroom, full kitchen and a full bath is to be found upstairs with its own private back door and walk-up entrance.
The enchanting backyard backs up to a creek with evergreen foliage and comes with a picturesque setting pool, spa, sauna, and a pool bath. The estate has two garages to accommodate five cars. This is a must see property.
- 6 bedrooms
- 7 bathrooms
- 5 Garages
- 5,966 sq. ft.
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J. Rockcliff Realtors