Magnificent French Country Chateau set high above the city on a secluded 13 acre lot in Summerwood Estates. This elegant estate has panoramic views that extend from the foothills across the valley to the Great Salt Lake and surrounding mountains. The architecturally stunning exterior has a tumbled stone facade, slate roof, copper soffits, stone motor court with five bays and a porte cochere with Romanesque columns. The eleven-foot walnut entry doors open to the grand foyer where the sweeping double staircase, Italian hand carved archways and French limestone floors showcase the exquisite materials and flawless craftsmanship that are found throughout the home. The formal living room continues with two-story windows and the stately dining room is perfect for intimate or grand dinner parties. The chef's kitchen is equipped with professional appliances, granite countertops and a thoughtful layout that includes multiple areas for food preparation, cooking and dining. The adjoining great room and sun room offer additional gathering spaces. There is a main level master suite with his and her closets and vanity areas. The private, handsome office has an attractive gas fireplace and richly decorated cherry wood paneled walls. Each of the 3 bedrooms on the second level has an en suite bathroom and splendid views. This entertainer's paradise also includes a walk-out lower level family room plus a recreation room with a second kitchen, sport court, private Brunswick bowling lane, exercise room, play room, and media room. Other features of the home include 8 fireplaces, three laundry rooms, smart technology, Lutron light system, commercial grade water chiller for the air conditioning, in-floor radiant heat, generator and an elevator. The grounds include an expansive flat lawn area that is the ideal location for a pool and extends up the mountainside where you can create you own wilderness trail. Located minutes from downtown Salt Lake City and the airport.
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage-Salt Lake.