This one-of-a-kind offering custom built by award-winning BOWA is perfectly sited on 5 gorgeous acres and is located within the rolling hills of close-in Great Falls. ~Design meets extraordinary comfort in this expansive turn-key custom home spanning over 14,000 square feet~~with 7 bedrooms, affording the ultimate private resort-like living. Meticulous attention to detail was employed to build the finest American Shingle style residence blending traditional elements with modern luxuries, and complemented by the quality craftsmanship of BOWA Builders. Pristine landscape architecture and lush gardens ensure privacy while integrating the property~s great vision with its natural environment in the most beautiful way. Indoor-outdoor entertaining is seamless with grand but gracious rooms that open to stunning exterior spaces. Indulge in the integrated design of a heated pool with spa and waterfalls, covered flagstone pool terrace with outdoor fireplace, putting green, outdoor kitchen and fire pit, providing an unparalleled outdoor experience. Also nestled on the grounds is the original but updated guest house and a spacious 5-car garage, divided by a porte-cochere. One of the garages has been outfitted as a heated indoor basketball court. An awe-inspiring interior is introduced by a dramatic entry foyer and formal living room. Exquisite details and architectural elements are at every turn, among them the finest woods, included a mahogany paneled library with coffered ceiling. Security cameras, state-of-the-art appliances, automated Lutron lighting system and built-in speakers enhance the property. Two stair cases connect to all floors. Walls of windows invite an inpouring of natural light, epitomized in the spectacular 2-story great room with soaring ceiling and roof-level windows. The distinct yet understated elegance continues in the formal dining room, fabulous gourmet kitchen with handmade custom cabinetry,~~large walk-through pantry, butler~s pantry and glass-enclosed temperature-controlled wine cellar with stunning stained glass feature, generous pantry, hearth room with floor-ceiling stone FP, multiple French doors to exterior. A side service foyer, garage-entry mud room, catering kitchen, office/homework room, pool powder room, and bonus laundry complete the main level. Comprising the 2nd floor are 6 separate bedroom suites with ensuite bathrooms and walk-in closets, a separate walk-in cedar linen closet, and a 2nd laundry. 2 of the secondary bedrooms have vaulted ceilings, and 4 have entry vestibules. The master suite is its own paradise with a sitting room, vaulted ceiling in the bedroom with a marble two-sided fireplace, custom closets, and incredible spa bath.The finished lower level retreat presents large living and family rooms, a fully outfitted bar,~~billiards room~with floor to ceiling stone wall, Fire place, French doorswalk-out to flagstone patio, game, exercise, theatre and recreation rooms, a walk-out garden court, guest bedroom suite with walk-in closet and full bath, 2 powder rooms and large storage area.The Garage also offers stairs to a generously-sized unfinished space on the second level for optional au-pair suite and rough-in for full bath.
Listing courtesy of Washington Fine Properties, LLC.