Whittington situated on almost 2 acres is reminiscent of a European Manor home with exacting attention to detail. #3 on HGTV'S Top 10 Amazing Kitchens. Five bedrooms, 7 full and 4 half baths and more than 12,500 square feet of living area affords a lifestyle of sophisticated worldly comfort. The grand foyer with its marble floors soaring rotunda, numerous balconies and exquisite alabaster chandelier sets the stage. The living room is a tribute to France with remarkable large arched Kolbe in swing casement windows, coffered ceiling and fireplace which opens to the solarium. The dining room is incredibly opulent with Maria Theresa immense crystal chandelier 6'x6' fireplace, barreled ceiling, upholstered wall panels and French doors that open to the pool area and tennis courts. The kitchen is highlighted by La Cornue range and earth stone wood burning pizza oven. Enough room for 130 guests. 2 - 12 foot marble ovens, Wolf ovens, built-in 3 Gaggenau dishwashers, Sub-zero refrigerator/wine sturge, 6'x6' fireplace and venetian plaster. Upstairs is a lavish master retreat with his and her baths and closets with Onyx floors and shower tiles. The additional bedrooms are generous in size each having large walk-in closets, elegant private baths and some with fireplaces. The portrait gallery leads to the retreat featuring a home theater system and elegant custom built-ins. A wonderfully luxurious place to watch movies or play billiards. Amenities are nine fireplaces, Sylvan Anthony heated pool and spa. numerous patios and verandas, 12' ceilings on first floor and 10' ceilings on second floor, temperature controlled wine cellar, summer kitchen, whole house sound system, 7 car heated garages, elevator, cobblestone pattern motor court and driveway, steel frame construction, concrete floors, radiant heat throughout, full finished lower level with music studio with sound proof walls, game room and audio/visual room, Kolbe doors and windows, beautiful landscaping and sprinkler system all on a private cul-de-sac location.
Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc..