This unsurpassed estate known as "Weswoods" is perfectly situated on over 17 gorgeous acres along the western brow of Lookout Mountain. This incredible property offers breathtaking panoramic views of the valley and mountains beyond, along with amazing sunsets! The magnificent seven bedroom home represents the finest in design and construction as it was built with handmade bricks from Williamsburg, handmade plaster, Italian marble fireplaces, Scalamandre wall coverings, and a slate roof.
The custom double entry doors with glass and wood welcome you into a spacious foyer with slate floor. A large formal dining room featuring a fireplace with marble mantle and gas logs is perfect for dinner parties. Wonderful kitchen includes Thermador gas range with convection oven, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, solid surface counter tops, and earth toned tile flooring.
The warm and welcoming family room has 12 foot ceilings, brick flooring, oversized wood burning fireplace with slate hearth, elevated breakfast nook, and superb views overlooking the western brow. Living room offers beautiful hardwood floors, heavy crown molding, 12-foot ceilings, gas fireplace with slate mantle, and a door opening out to flagstone patio overlooking the brow. An attractive and cozy paneled library with gas fireplace is at the other end of the home, and includes a wet bar with a refrigerator and ice maker.
Large master bedroom suite includes a marble fireplace, Brunschwig and Fils wallpaper, dressing area with custom closets and cabinets with lots of storage, and a door that opens out to a 30-foot covered master balcony that is perfect for coffee or cocktails. The incredible outdoor living areas include a spectacular heated qunite pool overlooking the brow with its own pool house.
The pool house has a copper roof, quarry tile flooring, two changing rooms with showers and bathroom facilities, and a kitchen area with cabinets and a refrigerator. You'll also find an attractive gazebo overlooking the brow along with impeccably manicured grounds with hundreds of varieties of flowers, trees, and bushes.
The main house includes a four-car garage, and there is also a separate detached "car barn" that accommodates six additional cars. The car barn is on a separate electrical service with its own breaker box. "Weswoods" offers one of the largest contiguous parcels of property anywhere on the Brow of Lookout Mountain, along with one of the most beautifully landscaped vistas anywhere in the South.
Property Features Include: zoned electric cooling, central gas heating system
Interior Features Include: butler pantry 9-foot or more ceilings, walk-in closet, wet bar
Built in: 1952
Exterior: Gazebo, patio/deck, porch, lawn sprinklers
Lot Acres: 17.850