This magnificent home, tucked away in a private location in Barton Hills, is a celebration of history and the finest work of local artisans. The foyer features oak paneling, bluestone floors and a soaring ceiling. It opens to a living room with 2-story windows with beautiful views of the expansive garden. The library has a mural ceiling featuring the house itself. The formal dining room, with a marble fireplace, is a lovely backdrop for evenings spent with family and guests. The wine cellar is behind a 19th century confessional door. This kitchen is designed for a gourmet cook, with 2 islands, LaCornue range, custom-crafted deep sink, 2 Sub-Zero refrigerators. It opens to a gathering area, with a 3-season porch, powder room, a potting room and laundry. The master bedroom suite includes a sitting room with fireplace. The luxurious bathroom has a spa tub, walk-in shower, and custom marble vanities with mirrors from the Fisher mansion, as well as a French limestone floor. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms, 2 baths. The captain's room has a pool table, wet bar, built-in seating. Away from it all is a large artist studio and bath. The lower level is not to be missed, with a theater, shooting gallery, office, exercise room, sauna, and bath.
Listing courtesy of Howard Hanna. Selling Office: Asia America Realty.