Estate living captivating ~6k+ sf Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired home is perfectly situated for privacy and beauty on 2.5 acres. The exterior of natural gray stone, brick and cedar is accented with copper roofs, gutters, and stone lintels. At the main entrance, a stone archway welcomes you onto a stone porch that frames a magnificent wood and glass Pinecrest door. Enter the foyer with travertine floor and cherry hardwood, striking main staircase of wood and iron opens to the 2nd floor. The finest materials with a passion for design, attention to detail offers rare elegance throughout. Generous hallways lead to an open floor plan inviting family and friends to gather in the Kitchen/Dining/Living space. Two 9-ft granite islands function well for food prep, seating, and entertaining. The Schubert custom cherry kitchen is well-appointed 6 gas burner Viking range, pot-filler, warming drawer, additional wall oven in island, DW, and 2 Sub-zero built-in refrigerators. An oversized breakfast area featuring a Schubert custom table with views of the pool, patio and surrounding landscape. The dining area features built-in cabinetry with custom glass in-lays, two corner buffets for coffee/wine service, and a Sub-zero wine storage unit. Central to the open living space is a 3-story, 6 ft custom wood/iron spiral staircase that not only adds breath-taking beauty to the home but adds functionality for access to lower and upper floors. Stepping into the living/family room, is a custom gas FP with wood mantel and granite hearth with views of the pool and patio. For a quiet moment, venture through the double leaded glass doors to experience the Library/Music room complete with built-in cabinetry, coffered ceiling, bay window with views of the lovely gardens. A 950+/- sf in-law suite with imported Italian stone flooring w/radiant heat and gas FP, accessible from the first floor and from a private exterior entrance. The granite/walnut kitchen includes cooktop, built-in microwave, full oven, full refrigerator, Miele DW, laundry, bedroom with cathedral ceiling and plenty of natural light has built-in bookshelves and cabinetry for storage. A full bath with tiled shower and walk-in closet complete additional living space. Head to the 2nd floor by way of the main staircase or the spiral staircase. Notice the hallway banisters with overlook to the lower floors which creates an open feeling. Enter the master suite through the arched, solid wood door to an oasis of privacy and serenity. Features include a back-lit coffered ceiling, gas FP and TV cabinetry, 2 walk-in closets with natural light; curved hallway of glass block leading to the master bath complete with marble-tiled shower, whirlpool with granite surround, and spun-glass Robern sink. Completing this amazing master suite is a fully paneled walnut office with wet bar, U-line refrigerator/freezer with spectacular views from the wrap around windows. 3 additional 2nd floor bedrooms enjoy views of the pool and overlooking the gardens for a cozy sitting area for movie night, the 3rd offers complete privacy as a guest suite. A Jack and Jill bathroom with gorgeous granite, soaking tub and tiled shower joins 2 of the bedrooms. Finished attic used as a quiet reading space, playroom, or storage. For recreation, ~800 sf of finished LL includes a wet bar, oak island, partial bath, with space for a 9 ft pool table or theater and your personal workout equipment. Neatly partitioned in the LL are 2 utility rooms for electrical controls, central vacuum, and HVAC. The 2-car heated garage is accessible from the LL. The grounds of this magnificent property are a must-see. Heated pool with electric cover and patio surrounded with mature landscaping bordered by stone retaining walls. The pool house/cabana, built with 8~ hemlock beams, creates a rustic feel perfectly suited for outdoor entertaining by the heated pool and firepit. 2-story 2-car detached garage! Convenient location for an easy commute!
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Of Reading.