$8M Italian Renaissance Villa on 35 Acres in Pittsburgh, PA (PHOTOS)

$8M Italian Renaissance Villa on 35 Acres in Pittsburgh, PA

$8,000,000 | 11,762 Sq. Ft. | 6 Beds | 6.5+ Baths | 35 Acres
340 Fox Hunt Road, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States, 15238

Perched upon a picturesque and secluded hilltop, this distinctive architectural property offers breathtaking vista views of the ground’s two barns, trails and rolling hillside. Live a tranquil life among the many resort-like amenities this palatial home has to offer. Enjoy a 70’ pool and spa, accented with a luxe pool house, outdoor kitchen and expansive stone patios. The calming waters of a koi pond fountain invite you to stroll beautifully manicured gardens, donned with limestone archways that cover the terrazzo tiled walkway, seamlessly transporting you to a time that prided itself with superior construction and masterful finishes.

Handsome Mesquite wood double-doors usher you to an impressive octagon receiving room featuring an amber-coloured glass Fine Arts chandelier that is wisely attached to a remote cable line, allowing the convenience of lowering for maintenance and cleaning. Limestone flooring continues up the impressive wide staircase leading to the second story. A stunning Italianate inspired guest powder room features silk screened Venetian plaster walls, custom window treatments, a separate makeup vanity and exquisite mirrors and fixtures.

The incredible owner’s suite is also located off the main entry, featuring a his and her two-storey office with custom walnut wood built-ins, window seating, an alabaster and brass chandelier, custom window treatments, private sitting room, limestone fireplace and French doors accessing the flagstone pool area. An incredible spa-like bathroom features separate sinks, a breakfast bar area, and a makeup vanity, whirlpool tub detailed with a custom marble, wet sawed cut medallion, an impressive Roman shower and an exquisite hand painted domed ceiling above. A remarkable custom closet features a separate washer and dryer, built-in ironing board and two sliding ladders for ease of access.

A remarkable 80′ expansive hallway adorned with mesquite wood archways and spectacular lighting connects the entire first floor living area with the exceptional outdoor living spaces. The unique library room features eight-foot doors, remote opening windows, an old-world hand-painted coffered wood ceiling, reclaimed wood flooring, burrow wood walls with a built-in library, an alabaster and brass chandelier and a limestone fireplace. The custom wood bar area is incredible, featuring leaded glass cabinets, copper countertop with coordinating copper cabinet pulls, beautifully accented mosaic tile backslash and is fully equipped with a beverage refrigerator, ice maker, and dishwasher.

The 40′ grand great room is perfect for grand-scale entertaining. Three sets of French doors allow access to a private terrazzo floor terrace adorned by classic natural gas lanterns. The formal dining room is beautifully detailed and refined and is adjacent to the prep kitchen area. Old World decor and fully equipped with the finest amenities, the main kitchen features quality wood cabinetry, double stacked granite counters, and boasts appliances including a Wolf cooktop and separate stove, Decor warming drawer, Subzero refrigerator, freezer and wine cooler. A large dry pantry and work desk area enhances functionality. The warm and inviting family room area is the perfect place to unwind with loved ones. A stone fireplace, custom bookshelves, built-in fish tank, and room darkening shades will certainly be the favorite space to watch a movie.

Other features include two temperature-controlled wine cellars that can house up 9,000 bottles of wine, custom millwork and mouldings, elevator, state-of-the-art Crestron automated home system, lower level home gym and billiards room, generous guest rooms with en suite bathrooms, in-floor radiant heat, six stall barn, a riding ring/pasture and miles of walking and horse riding trails. Situated a short drive away from everything Pittsburgh has to offer, 340 Fox Hunt Road presents a convenient yet exclusive lifestyle. It’s on the market for $8 million with Matt Spaeth of Sotheby’s International Realty.