Tarp Farm.... An exceptional custom estate privately situated through gates & backs to preserved land. Built by Bruce Lesser with grounds designed by famed landscape architect Carter Van Dyke, this home will take your breath away. Full of gracious rooms, the custom kitchen with built-in commercial range, HUGE custom island, dining area and magnificent family room with cathedral ceiling/skylights and beams of reclaimed barn wood! Off of the kitchen is the formal dining room and butler's pantry. Step down from the kitchen or foyer to the two-story Great Room with balcony overlooking the soaring ceiling, fireplace with two story paneled fireplace mantle and raised paneling. The home office/library has brand new french doors leading out to one of the multiple patios and a wall of built-in bookcases. For more intimate evenings is the formal living room, of course, with another fireplace. Upstairs, you will find the Master Bedroom Suite with two story wood ceiling and reclaimed barn wood beams all while enjoying the magnificent views of the formal gardens, a sitting area, & marble bath w/ whirlpool tub, & large stall shower. 3 beautiful guest rooms and en-suites make up the rest of the second floor and the third floor consists of a fabulous guest en-suite! An incredible private Tuscan style grotto/loggia & pool/spa are perfect for entertaining & easily accessed from the finished walk-out lower level, which has a climate controlled wine cellar, media room, full bath & kitchenette. The property has spectacular, established landscaping & plantings, imported greenhouse, pergola and formal gardens filled with wisteria vines, perennials & rose gardens. Also a 3-car attached, plus a 3 car detached garage with a 1300 sq foot 2 BR 2-bath guest apartment w/private entrance. Back-up Generator, potting shed and so much more!!! This estate is ONE-OF-A-KIND!!!
Listing courtesy of Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty.