This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from June 01, 2017
Exquisitely designed by architect Don Ruggles, this custom-built storybook English Tudor features a mix of Flemish and Traditional brickwork on the exterior, with vine and herringbone detail, European Schotten Fenster tilt-turn windows, a private English garden, Lynx grill/entertaining oasis, and rare three-car garage. This two-story home has a lofted 889 square feet "secret" third floor. A groin vault ceiling over the foyer equals beautiful sense of entry. Six inch hand-hewn Cherry hardwood floors throughout home. In the kitchen - three dishwashers (one full and two drawer dishwashers), warming drawer, rare marble countertops, Sub-Zero, Bosch, Fisher & Paykel & CornuFe brand appliances and Crystal brand Encore cabinetry. Opulent dining room, a reading room with lavish millwork, butler's way and living room also on the main floor. Upstairs - two bedrooms (each with a three-quarter bath) and spacious master suite with lofted reading-room. Steam shower, free-standing tub and stained glass windows in master bath; large lock-off master closet; ten feet ceilings in basement, and brick barrel ceiling over a 2,000-bottle secure wine cellar. Also on lower level, a guest suite and extra bedroom/fitness room, TV room w/kitchenette and ample storage. three gas fireplaces inside and one outside add radiant warmth and ambiance to this home. Seller including televisions and Sonos system in the sale. Most of home's furnishings are negotiable. This is a Country Club-like Storybook Tudor, with wonderful proximity to Wash Park biking, paddle boating, tennis courts, and jogging paths - and Old South Gaylord shops and restaurants. This is a one-of-a-kind home, custom built by this original owner, who collaborated closely with the architect and builder in its creation.