Arnold, CA…Rustic elegance defined in the Sierra! This extraordinary home bridges a creek bed amidst a meadow with stunning architecture and interiors that easily match the natural splendor of the setting. With a lower floor that can be opened to the outdoors on all sides, the home insists on family gatherings and memorable garden parties. The main floor living area is truly a Great Room with towering vaults upheld by old growth fir trusses from Yosemite above expansive travertine floors. The chef’s dream kitchen has a Garland range (Julia Child’s favorite) and Liebherr refrigerator. Two wings spread from this hub, one is a true master retreat, the other welcomes guests and family. The masterful blend of craftsmanship, design and materials is unequalled. Literally breathtaking in person, come indulge.
Don’t forget to go into the small guest cottage by driveway as you enter, you’ll also find metal garden troughs in place and a whimsical kid’s playhouse amidst the lush natural meadow. The ground floor adds ≈1200 square feet while the two lofts total an additional ≈700 square feet. Two parcels shown in photos total 0.83 acres, adjacent 6+ acres are also available. Lower floor is plumbed and wired for outdoor kitchen. Outdoor fireplaces on lower floor and kitchen deck. Zoned radiant heat in all travertine floors, even in the window seats! Four decks total, one each off the kitchen, great room and both master and guest wings. Elevator shaft built in, no elevator installed, currently used as pantry on kitchen level and storage on lower level. Foam roof installed under metal roof. Driveway is wired for electric gate if desired. Located just 0.3 miles from Lakemont Pines, Arnold’s largest private lake with sandy beach, clubhouse, and more.
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