$3.99M French-Inspired Château Pending Sale in Lake Oswego, Oregon
$3,995,000 | Built 2002 | 4,003 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 4 Baths | 0.47 Acres
1098 Chandler Rd, Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Built in 2002, this French-inspired château sits on a 0.47 acre property just minutes from downtown Lake Oswego. The 4,003 square foot residence is pending sale after hitting the market in September for $3.99 million. Listing details: On a beautiful private half-acre lot minutes from downtown Lake Oswego, sits this exquisite 4,000 square foot French Chateau-inspired estate. The intricate, yet subtle, detail in the dormers, iron accents, and rooflines highlight the architectural qualities of this well-built custom home. The combination of exterior materials- wood, stone, and stucco, all in a warm neutral color palette, complements the rich, carefree surrounding landscape. The stately gated courtyard leads guests to the front entrance where 300-year-old antique, imported double wood doors open into a welcoming sun-drenched foyer with a panoramic view of the main level and exterior living spaces. Floor-to-ceiling windows and French doors adorn every room on the main floor. Seamless access from the indoors to outdoor rooms, patios, and courtyards highlights the thoughtfulness of the layout. There is an immediate sense of privacy as soon as you pull through the gates.
The interior design is grand – soaring ceilings, oversized windows and doors, intricate moldings, curved wall details, an impressive stone fireplace in the living room, and bespoke built-ins throughout. Traditional elegance is perfectly blended with contemporary design and function in this open-concept floor plan. Designer wallpaper. light fixtures and hardware add to the ambiance. Not a detail or expense was spared on this 7-figure remodel. The well-appointed main floor primary suite sits at the rear of the home with doors leading to the backyard gardens. Custom-designed paneled doors in the bedroom hide the built-in television. Marble adorns the double vanity, floors, and shower of the primary bathroom. Three closets in total. Fully fitted walk-in closet with built-in dressers and floor-to-ceiling custom cabinetry.
Gourmet kitchen with light-filled breakfast room and office nook. Two sets of double doors lead to wonderful outdoor spaces. One to a side courtyard, perfect for an herb or vegetable garden, and the other onto a covered patio with vaulted ceilings, heaters, surround sound, and large fireplace. The kitchen features a Heston Range, built-in Sub-Zero refrigerator with French doors and bottom freezer, Miele built-in dishwasher, Vermont Imperial Danby Marble countertops and backsplash, Nest hardware, built-in television, Franke under-mount oversized kitchen sink, oversized island with breakfast bar seating, cabinetry fit for any chef, pull-out knife and spice drawers, appliance pantry and dishware pantry. Perched above the garage is a large guest suite complete with a sitting room, ample storage, a luxurious bathroom, and a second washer and dryer.
There is an inherent relationship between the inside and outside of this home which is fitting of true French architecture and design. The symmetrical gravel paths in the backyard are lined with manicured hedges and filled with beautiful stone raised beds, scented trees, oversized potted planters, and large stone water feature. The secret garden feel of the intricately detailed yard enhances the sense of peace and tranquility that the home exudes. The home has deeded access to coveted Oswego Lake and is just a five-minute stroll to the bustling town center which is filled with character, charm, and amenities – local wine shops, restaurants, weekly Farmer’s Market, boutique shops, library, and a vibrant art community. The property is pending sale and on the market for $3.99 million with Rebecca Green & Marcia Kies of Cascade Hasson Sotheby’s International Realty.