As you walk up the curved pathway, past the copper wall fountain you are greeted with a large arched stone covered entry. The arched solid wood castle-like door with iron grommets & grille, functional speakeasy and intricate craftsmanship transports you to Europe.
Walk into this beautiful Tuscan style front entry with high vaulted ceilings, solid wood beams and a large chandelier crafted from oak barrels. Coat closets on either side of the front door offer practical storage.
Notice the three cathedral windows above the front door, a unique sculpted feature.
Take in the cozy feel of this characterful home the moment you walk in.
The heart of the home, Cozy and quaint. This room sets the tone for the entire house. Textured surfaces with calming beauty.
An arched fireplace frames the room with a solid wood mantle and natural stone. The window seats on both sides of the fireplace provide extra seating and storage.
Look up and admire the solid wood beams and planks. What you may not notice, is the hidden TV. It tucks secretly into the wooden ceiling, so that family time can be enjoyed with our without a screen.
Climb the wrought iron spiral stairs to the loft located above the living room. Notice the detail, hand crafted in France as you make your way to the top.
Now you can get a closer look at the sold wood fir beams and admire the distressed finish.
Gaze through the cathedral windows across the iron railing.
View the fully landscaped backyard through the west facing arched window.
The herringbone pattern wood tile floor is unique to this room and makes this room even more special.
Play a game of chess. Paint a picture. Or just read a book. It's a great place to escape from the rest of the house, while still being part of it.
Kitchen & Dining
Following the style of the rest of the house, the kitchen is designed to be quaint and cozy with old world charm.
Solid wood cabinets with an antique white finish contrast the one of a kind antique bronze range hood. A convenient little pantry with drink fridge hides under the stairs with direct access to the garage for easy grocery drop off.
Leathered granite countertops helps to showcase their natural & durable beauty. It also continues down the side of the cabinets with a waterfall edge.
Possibly the favorite spot in the house is the dining table looking out to the private yard with postcard perfect views. Enjoy your morning coffee while watching the deer & birds whom visit almost daily, or chuckle as the squirrels chase each other around yard.
Arched Stone Hallway
This beautiful hallway with its arched ceiling connects the the house through this well lit corridor that is reminiscent of a European street.
A large 6'8' set of Wrought Iron French Doors lead to the covered patio.
Travertine chiseled stone is used for the walls and arched ceiling.
You will feel like you're traveling through Europe every time you pass down the hall.
From the dining room, follow the handmade iron railing leading to the second floor.
Over 1200 square feet of entertaining and family enjoyment.
Enjoy time with family and friends in this sprawling family room.
Currently used as the entertainment hub of the house, no furniture will be to large for this room.
With enough space for multiple activities at one time, you can also soak up sun through the large south facing window overlooking the backyard. A good vantage point to view the beauty of the yard.
The family room is free of interior walls intended to keep the 'options' open for development, should one desire to add more rooms.
The house features a strategically placed bedroom wing in the south side of the house. With 4 bedrooms total, all finished with built in solid wood cabinetry in the closets for smart storage.
The nicely sized Master Bedroom offers a unique rounded stone wall as well as large windows that face the private yard.
The other 3 bedrooms are a great size and feature the unique design of being identical in dimensions, identical window placement and built in cabinetry. Basically, the kids can't fight about who's room is the best.
The bedrooms are all sound insulated and feature the same heated porcelain hardwood flooring as the rest of the house for a cohesive look and easy maintenance.
The house features a total of 2 full baths and 1 half bath. Don't let the number of bathrooms fool you. They were designed to accommodate a family of 5 while keeping cleaning duties to a minimum.
Keeping true to it's European heritage, the house features wall hung toilets in all bathrooms for maximum space and easy cleaning.
The ensuite and family bathroom feature hidden laundry chutes that goes into concealed cabinets in the laundry room! No excuses for cloths left on the floor.
Possibly the most unique and stunning bathrooms you will see outside of a magazine, the bathrooms are fully tiled and feature stainproof epoxy grout for virtually zero maintenance.
The ensuite bath features a boutique spiral shower with curbless entry. The Peruvian made vanity is hand painted. The huge tiled bath is custom built and worthy of a Roman bath.
Head to the family bathroom and you'll be just as stunned. 2 showers and 1 tub are bordered by a stone mosaic floor. The cast iron sink can accommodate up to 3 people brushing their teeth at one time.
The half bath in the north wing of the house features vaulted ceiling, venetian plaster walls, a vintage chandelier and wine barrel vanity with copper sink.
Who says laundry can't be fun?
A vintage blue finish and hand distressed cabinetry offers lots of storage right in the heart of the bedroom wing for easy access to everything the family needs.
An aged porcelain countertop and round copper sink make easy work of laundry chores, as well as integrated clothes hanging rod above the HE washer and dryer.
The ensuite and family bathroom are located to the left and right of the laundry room, so the hidden laundry chutes from the bathrooms can be collected while keeping clutter to a minimum.
A functional garage entry is important for any family. Why not make it beautiful at the same time!
Solid wood bench made with pull out storage underneath.
Decorative hooks hang on a coat rack that looks like antique furniture.
Best of all, every time you walk through the back door you will be treated to the views of "Little Italy". Complete with clay tile roof and real wood soffit. A unique charm that makes you feel like you are walking into an Italian village.
2000 square feet 6 car garage with 6 individual garage doors and a drive through bay.
Doors measuring 10x10, 10x10, 9x8, 9x8, 8x8 and 8x8. A floor drain for each bay that conveniently empties into the city sewer system for low maintenance.
A tidy workshop complete with large countertop, built in garage cabinetry and a massive 10 foot window for views of the backyard and make for a very bright workspace.
The garage has high ceilings and uses plywood for the wall and ceiling with a fire retardant paint, instead of the typical drywall.