Private Waterfront French Country Villa
Pasadena, MD - SOLD
Exquisitely sited on a premium and private 7+ acre lot with 350ft of sandy beach water frontage, this idyllic French Country villa offers over 8,500 square feet of interior living space and boasts picturesque views of award-winning landscaping (by McHale Landscape Design, Inc. ) and the serene waters of Bodkin Creek. Constructed in 2007 by Pyramid Builders and designed by the local architecture firm Alt Breeding Schwarz; this magnificent masterpiece leaves no details compromised in presenting a home of distinction. The long driveway, private setting, and endless views invites tranquil living and lavish indoor/outdoor entertaining. The expansive, waterside bluestone patio with in-ground Pebble-Tec pool and spa, built-in BBQ grill with stone pizza oven, impressive screened porch with full bath and waterfront firepit provides everything needed for gatherings both big and small. Inside, the grand entry, soaring ceilings, gleaming Brazilian hardwood floors, stunning stair railing design, dual sided fireplace and welcoming wet bar set the standard for the epitome of ultra luxe waterfront living. The magnificent Great Room frames the water view through floor to ceiling windows and doors and the architecture almost outshines the view with its floor to ceiling mahogany built-ins, barrel vaulted/ beamed ceiling details and stone fireplace. The gourmet kitchen overlooking the view and pool area is designed to making entertaining effortless and the catering kitchen provides an additional full size refrigerator and freezer, built in oven, dishwasher, microwave and wine fridge to satisfy the professionals. Each of the property's four bedrooms offers private ensuite baths and the luxurious main level primary suite with 10ft ceilings features 2 separate baths both with heated marble floors, 2 walk-in custom closets, laundry room and beverage bar with microwave. Additional noteworthy features include 8ft custom 5 panel doors with pewter hardware, custom Marvin windows, custom millwork and mahogany cabinetry throughout, Crestron Smart home system, indoor/outdoor A/V system, Geo-Thermal HVAC system and a 3 car garage. The 150' ft private pier is sure to please any boating enthusiast with the 40,000lb boat lift, 2 jet ski lifts and water and electric. Gibson Island Club is just a few miles away where membership (by invitation only) provides access to the country club, pool, beach, tennis, deep water marina, award-winning Charles Blair Macdonald designed 9-hole golf course, swimming, croquet, skeet shooting, and more. This property provides the perfect location for quick access to hiking and biking in Downs Park, heading over to Gibson Island or jumping on Rt. 100 to get back to Baltimore or Washington, DC. This property truly offers the complete waterfront experience! Perfect for a weekend retreat or full-time residence. Welcome Home!