Sold Price Range: $5,864,001 - $6,767,000 Sold on : 06/05/2017
The picturesque grounds of this elegant estate situated on nearly an acre in the Historic Broadacres neighborhood.
The majestic entry door was custom designed and made for this home. The glass front is framed with a beautifully crafted ornate steel design.
The beautifully crafted wrought iron and steel fence was recently installed. This addition includes an automatic steel gate at the driveway and private access entry door at the sidewalk.
Vintage oak floors installed in the Versaille pattern are found throughout the entry way, the living room and the dining room.
The spacious formal dining room is to the left upon entering the home.
The French-style paneling with elaborate molding and exquisitely carved details set the tone for the dining room. Special treatments include glazing and silver leaf overlay with tones from bright silver to champagne.The ceiling is Venetian plaster.
The powder room has a 18th C. mural door, hand carved antique French marble top vanity from Alkusari Stone and antique bronze finish wall mounts from Compas Architectural Stone Int l. The French antique tile flooring is from Chateau Domingue.
The formal living room looking towards the entry way. Two sets of French doors open to the front terrace. The French door to the right leads to the covered veranda.
The formal living room is anchored by a Louis XV 19th C. antique fireplace from Alkusari Stone. The satin gown like draperies are hand embroideredand hung from gilt rods with custom floral finials.
This airy, light filled salon has antique limestone floors and architectural beams. A set of french doors lead to the veranda where the architectural beams continue and the wood burning fireplace creates an ambient setting.
Looking towards the covered veranda and backyard. This room has windows overlooking the front and backyard. The distressed ceiling and glazed brick was done by Segreto.
This salon / sitting area opens to the kitchen and leads to the family room. The stenciled floor is done by Segreto.
The family room overlooks the backyard. Segreto treated the paneled walls with glazing and antiquing to create a warm and comfortable area to gather. Venetian plaster is continued on the ceiling.
The over sized island has a Pewter counter top with carved border surround and antique architectural beams. The chandelier was created using antique architectural fragments.
Kitchen view towards breakfast room. To the right is a small office with a hand painted cork board, desk, built in filing cabinets and storage cabinets.
The kitchen has multiple storage areas and pantry closets with slide out drawers.
The kitchen door on the right leads to the front veranda. This is a great entry door with quick access to the driveway.
The butlers pantry area features two refrigerated beverage drawers below to the left. A spacious pantry with shelving and ample storage is behind the door. All glazed cabinets done by Segreto.
This shows the small banquette with two refrigerated wine closets. Custom steel doors were fabricated and feature 1920 s heart blessing pieces installed in the center.
The wet bar has quartzite counter tops, antiqued smoke mirrors, a beverage refrigerator and an ice maker.
Master bedroom has great light and views of the tree tops. A salon or extra room with window views to the front and back of the house lead to her master bath room.
Her master bathroom features a Sherle Wagner sink and gold plated hardware.
Her master closet with a dressing table featuring a small sink. The window overlooking the backyard allows for great natural light. The plaster walls, ceiling and glazed cabinet work done by Segreto.
This secondary bedroom en suite faces the front of the home.
The secondary bathroom has glazed carved molding. An antique mural overlooks the tub.
This fourth bedroom en suite overlooking the backyard is currently set up as a playroom.
Third bedroom en suite overlooks the front yard and west side of home.
Bathroom for the third bedroom with custom designed black and white tile.
The guest house is above the garage seen on the left. It has 2 bedrooms, one bath, and a living area open to a kitchenette.
View from the back of the property.
An air conditioned doll house and a playground along with the pool provide a park like setting.
The covered veranda has a wood burning fireplace with access to the bar area, the formal salon and the formal living room.
Sold Transaction: Bridget Degan represented the seller on this sold transaction on 06/05/2017
Located on one of the most prestigious streets in the Broadacres Historic District, this home is a stunning masterpiece. Totally renovated with a French Renaissance flair & endless detail it sits on a 40,239 sq.ft. lot and has 4 BR & 4.5 BTH, 2 BR guest house and pool. Elaborate Segreto treatments throughout and Vintage oak floors in the Versailles pattern are some of the elements that capture the ambiance of this truly unique estate. This reinvented classic 1939 jewel exceeds all expectations.