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The Castle In The Woods – $9,700,000

The Castle In The Woods – $9,700,000

The Castle In The Woods – $9,700,000
November 26
21:16 2012

The Castle In The Woods

2401 Portofino Ridge, Austin, Texas, United States, 78735

The “Castle In The Woods” in Barton Creek is situated on 5 lots and over 4 acres of pristine, landscaped property.  This is truly one of Austin’s finest homes with 7 bedrooms and 9 car spaces.  As you approach this approximately 13,615 square foot Moorish Pointed architecture style home, you will be awe-struck by the elegance, grandeur and refinement of this mansion.

There are artistic touches in every square inch of this home… top of the line clay flat tile roof, Zeluck custom mahogany lancet style windows, hand glazed plaster walls, designer plush carpets, limestone and hand scraped exotic wood floors.

Considerable mahogany and cherry custom cabinetry and artist crafted iron railings and extraordinary light fixtures.  Handsome library created to resemble a chapel with an incorporated safe room for storage.  The great room has significant beams, a classically carved fireplace and ma hogany french doors that lead to the backyard retreat.

 

The masterfully designed kitchen has every upgraded stainless steel appliance imaginable, a massive eat at island and a home management center.

A secondary expansive catering kitchen is off of the formal dining room, the 1500 bottle wine cellar and there is also a complete bar.

 

A guest suite is available with a small office and bathroom.  The grand master suite has a sitting area with fire place, doors out to a bubbling jacuzzi and relaxing spa bath.  Two separate dressing and closet areas plus a breakfast bar.

 

The main floor is finished off with two functional but stunning office spaces, one with a large server room and a gameroom.

Upstairs there are three one of a kind bedrooms with built-ins, balconies and en suite bathrooms.  The backyard is unparalleled in beauty with lush landscaping and areas to entertain and relax.  Splash in the negative edge pool or spa, grill in the outdoor kitchen under the portico or slow down by the roaring fireplace.

Detached from the main home is an independent well-equipped shop or gymnasium that is located under the 2 bedroom staff of guest apartment. Live your own fairy tale… “Castle In The Woods” at Barton Creek.

Price: $10,900,000 $9,700,000
House Size: 13,615 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size: 4.04 Acres
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 5 Full, 5 Partial
Specialty Items: Gated Community, Clay Flat Tile Roof, Hand Glazed Plaster Walls, Formal Library, Catering Kitchen, Formal Dining Room, 1,500 Bottle Wine Cellar, Infinity Edge Pool.
Address: 2401 Portofino Ridge, Austin, Texas, United States, 78735
Photography: James Bruce Photography
Listing Agent: Gary Dolch & Michelle Dolch of Capital City Sotheby’s International Realty

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