The magnificent Blue Ridge Manor is inspired by the finest European design and architecture, and offers unparalleled distinction and prominence. Discretely sited on a gated 5-acre lot in prestigious Great Falls, Virginia, this sublime 16,000 square foot resort-like estate offers exceptional luxury.
Custom iron gates introduce a long-private driveway which leads to a private parking court and dramatic marble fountain. Stepping through the custom bronze doors, one is struck by both the grandeur of the home as well as the finest of details which are immediately evident. Hand-crafted plaster moldings, dazzling, custom made chandeliers and bespoke millwork reveal the unequivocal attention to detail this masterpiece holds. Over two years in the making, this sophisticated estate offers three kitchens, including a separate spice kitchen and large kitchen in the attached guest quarters, nine bedrooms, nine full baths and four half baths. The public rooms include an elegant formal living room and dining room, perfect for grand scale entertaining, as well as a stately library with coffered ceilings and custom bookcases.
A true chefs kitchen, complete with marble countertops and hand-crafted, custom cabinetry is handsomely complimented with a convenient breakfast area overlooking the serene, private backyard. The chefs kitchen also opens to an inviting family room with soaring ceilings, a regal fireplace and French doors which lead to the outdoor stone balcony overlooking the exquisite setting and opulent pool. The main level also hosts a screening/media room, as well as an estate managers office with a separate entrance near the driveway for added convenience and privacy. Upstairs, the sumptuous private owners suite features a sitting room, an exquisite owners suite bath and separate dressing room, all designed to pamper every indulgence. The bright, welcoming walk out lower level boasts a sprawling recreation room with a wine cellar and a fully appointed wet bar overlooking the uniquely private views of the backyard oasis. The list of luxurious amenities continues with a private spa complete with a sauna, fitness studio and massage room, as well as a gift-wrapping room. A separate, two level, two-bedroom guest quarters is located in an adjoining wing of the estate to provide added privacy. When you step outside this grand estate, you enter a world of your own.