This 8,171 square foot estate home includes the Main Home, Guest House, and Summer House/Workshop,
The property is gated and centered around a stunning outdoor entertaining area, including gardens originally designed by Bill Nance, outdoor wood burning fireplace, a beautiful fountain, and covered breezeways.
The main house was built in approximately 1885 by contractor Peter Cartwright for George Hunt, the grandson of the original founder of Huntsville, John Hunt.
The Main Home was united with the two adjacent cottages at the rear of the property in the 1990s by the previous owner.
The foyer opens to the music/living room with beautiful built-ins and window seat.
Music Room seamlessly flows into the Dining Room and is gently separated by a wood burning fireplace.
Grand study with wood built-ins, rich paneling, and a fireplace.
The study is also accessible from the Master Suite.
Bright and open family room with beautiful paneling, built-ins, fireplace with stone surround, and a row of French doors.
With each room retaining its own unique charm, the family room opens to the large kitchen and keeping room.
Butcher block counters adorn the perimeter cabinets while the center island is marble.
The kitchen features the highest quality appliances, including a hooded Viking range and double oven, additional Viking oven and warming drawer, Viking refrigerator and freezer, and a KitchenAid microwave and dishwasher.
Conveniently off of the dining room is the butler???s pantry with a sink, wine refrigerator, ice machine, and dishwasher. There is also a passthrough to the hallway ??? a perfect serving bar for gatherings.
The large laundry room features ample storage and space for an additional refrigerator and freezer.
Morning coffee or evening cocktails taste that much better on the Main Home???s screened porch overlooking the vast gardens.
Immaculately maintained circular gardens originally designed by Bill Nance.