Sotheby's International Realty - Salt Lake City, UT
Built in 2003, this luxury estate sits on about 183 acres adjacent to the Wasatch National Forest in Emigration Canyon, east of Salt Lake City. As you approach the home through the private gate and down a secluded road, it is easy to see that each season holds new surprises in landscape treasures and natural beauty on these easy to maintain grounds. The wildlife and sunrise/sunsets will delight. This masterpiece mixes a sophisticated design and stunning customizations with historical finishes selected from around the world. An open floor plan, outdoor living areas and large windows give this home the feel of a secluded mountain estate in a private, serene setting. As you enter the home through front doors imported from France, a 19th century Baccarat and rock crystal chandelier draws your eye toward the soaring vaulted ceilings that meet you. For entertaining, there is an expansive patio complete with fireplace and pizza oven for capturing the majestic mountain setting, a central fireplace and space for guests to mingle and spill over into the large family living room. An exquisite gourmet kitchen with large island combined with a catering kitchen that includes incredible storage and countertop space to make this an entertainer's dream. The master suite opens through doors crafted in the 1700's into the perfect pairing of elegance and functionality, with French doors inside the shower and one of the most amazing closets and seating areas you will see in any luxury home in Utah. There is also an elegant office, an exercise room, a main floor theatre room and plenty of storage. The grounds are designed for the whole family and feature a hot tub, water features, an attached 4-car garage, heated driveways, a detached/oversized 4-bay garage, greenhouse and an additional structure for maintenance equipment of the estate on the main level and a large caretaker apartment on the second level. This is the first time this timeless estate has been offered for sale. With incredible privacy, and only a short drive to downtown Salt Lake City and Park City, this is a property that must be viewed by any discerning buyer.