This resort-style mansion is harmoniously situated on 5 acres of towering trees with optimum privacy since it surrounded by over 900 acres of Forsyth County parkland. It is located atop Sawnee Mountain at nearly 2000’ in elevation, nearly 200’ higher than Stone Mountain. Eloquently appointed and elegantly crafted masterpiece - built to take full advantage of the grand 300 degrees of panoramic views from every room in the home, while also keeping in mind, the individual needs of the homeowner. It is like another world, away from the hustle and bustle of the busy city, yet still conveniently located close to all amenities and major transportation routes. Unsurpassed craftsmanship and quality with an impressive list of amenities and character rarely found in one home – high-end building materials, soaring vaults, masterful stonework providing spectacular living space indoors and out. Painstaking attention to detail is evident as you enter the mahogany doors and are greeted by the flowing waterfall and then the captivating views grab your attention. The grand room features a towering coffered ceiling and is surrounded by oversized windows providing stunning views from Lake Lanier, Stone Mountain to Downtown Atlanta and Kennesaw Mountain. Nowhere else can provide such a unique setting – priceless! Imagine your own retreat only 45 minutes from downtown Atlanta. Every detail is afforded in the fully equipped gourmet kitchen. New Wolf appliances, granite counters with an island and cooking area, hidden walk-in pantry, cabinetry with glass fronts and a vast amount of pull out drawers and prep-space. The bright and spacious layout of the kitchen and breakfast area allows you to prepare and enjoy delectable meals with breathtaking views in all directions. The breakfast area leads to the main veranda perfect for alfresco dining and overlooks the rear grounds and pool and views to die for day or night. Entertain your guests in style in the sophisticated dining room. Accessible from the main hallway, as well as from the kitchen area, this elegant room features a skillfully crafted built-in cabinet/buffet. There is a formal and informal powder room on this level along with a private home management center and laundry room. Conveniently located on the main level is the private master bedroom complimented with the jaw dropping city views and tremendous natural light. The en-suite bathroom provides modern conveniences to make this spa-like bath the ideal place to relax and rejuvenate after a long day. The amenities include his and hers separate vanities and walk-in closets, jetted tub and walk-in shower. Start your day on the private covered veranda as you sip your coffee and watch the sunrise across all of metro Atlanta. The upstairs level leads to two large bedrooms with en-suite baths, large bonus room and a spiral staircase leading to the widow’s walk. Of course views are abound from everywhere! Year-round entertaining is yours to enjoy in the fully finished lower level furnished with all the amenities to create lasting memories with family and friends. Gather in the spacious rec room with a custom entertainment center, billiard area and easy access to the full kitchen. French doors lead to the cover deck for seamless entertaining inside and out. This level also has a private bedroom, full bathroom and walk-in wine cellar. The private study and fitness/flex room could also be easily converted to additional bedrooms if desired. There is also access to the lower double garage space and workshop. Two additional garage spaces are located upstairs off the kitchen. In the rear grounds the professional landscaping adds an artistic flair to this flourishing estate both enhancing the tranquil grounds and creating the perfect backdrop to the stunning pool. Imagine luxuriating in this private resort like sanctuary year round with waterfalls and night lighting. The lower veranda overlooking the rear grounds boasts wrought iron railings and an outdoor eating area and additional sunning deck.
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