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Waterfront Chateau perched majestically above the shores of Lake Norman. Opulent European inspired gated estate crowns the tip of beautiful Belle Isle. Waterfall cascades to sunset vistas from stone terraces and tidal pond. Sit by the fire pit or outdoor fireplace and enjoy the graceful lawns and landscape. Enjoy entertaining in the lake level with fully equipped European bar, wine cellar, home theater and billiard area. Breakfast room with stained-glass window and gas fireplace opens to a gourmet kitchen with elegant chandelier, stained-glass windows, wood beams, center island, granite counters, AGA oven/stove with four-burner gas cooktop and griddle, copper veggie sink, Viking refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, and walk-in pantry. Master bedroom retreat with lake views. Two walk-in closets with custom cherry cabinetry. The luxurious master bathroom provides a glass-enclosed shower with rain shower, body sprayers, and dual showerheads. So many features: smart house, cameras, whole house water filtration, generator.
From the moment you enter the breathtaking grounds through the iron gates, it’s clear that you have entered one of New Jersey’s most elegant and sophisticated estates located in prestigious Colts Neck Township. The town is perfect for equestrian lovers, golf enthusiasts and home to many celebrities. A true architectural masterpiece of unparalleled design, materials and quality craftsmanship. This home of opulent living offers every modern-day amenity imaginable while maintaining old-world charm and warmth. Highlights include a grand 19-foot foyer with Turkish marble floors, Cinderella staircase, exquisitely appointed formal rooms including a parlor with three sets of French doors, dining room, living room, state-of-the-art chef’s kitchen and relaxed gathering places including a family room, reading room, breakfast room and office.
101 Flyway was designed and built by the award-winning team of architect G.M. Wallace, Jr., of Island Architects, and builder Steve Brenner, owner of Solaris Inc. This talented architect and builder team, whose homes have graced the beach at Kiawah Island for over 20 years, have created a residence that has the finest materials, finishes, technology and equipment that can be found today. From an exterior of double hand-dipped red cedar shake siding, Vermont slate and copper roof, comprehensive copper gutter system and underground drainage system, Italian stone pool deck and handmade ironwork to an interior that includes imported French oak hardwood flooring throughout, white stone countertops and baths, and exquisite intricately designed woodwork and cabinets, 101 Flyway is the pinnacle of quality.
Upon entering the wrought iron gates, meandering the tree-lined driveway, you arrive at your pot of gold: an “Impressive Gentleman’s Country Estate” situated on 45 pristinely manicured acres that are in farmland preservation. Graciousness and excitement are exquisitely blended in this custom estate. Spectacular reception hall flanked by Grand Ball Room and Dining Room with wood floors, soaring coffered ceilings, custom moldings, hand-carved marble fireplaces and Pub. Breakfast Room has views of the paddocks. The Staff’s Kitchen has a great workspace adjacent to the rear stairs leading to staff’s quarters. Concrete 75-foot pool with pool house, tennis court, Caretaker Cottage, eight-stall barn with fly misting system, riding arena and jumping area complete this sprawling property.
Bar Harbor is a magical place where ocean cliffs and rocky beaches, glacier-formed lakes and valleys, mountain vistas and lush green forests capture the imagination. Located on Mount Desert Island—50 miles from Bangor International Airport—this celebrated vacation destination presents a picturesque setting filled with a rich history, diverse culture and small-town charm. Acadia National Park, recognized as one of the most visited national parks in the U.S., is nearby and offers miles of paved paths punctuated with stone-faced bridges as well as Cadillac Mountain, which is the highest point on the eastern seaboard.
A summer mecca for visitors from around the world, Bar Harbor harkens back to the Golden Age when distinguished American families like the Vanderbilts, Rockefellers and Kennedys established grand summer “cottages” throughout the area. Inspired by these iconic cottages that grace Maine’s coastline, “Eastern Watch” welcomes you to experience a vacation wonderland that many can only dream about. Perfectly positioned high on a cliff overlooking Frenchman Bay, this striking estate commands 3.68 acres with views so magnificent, they will take your breath away.