One of the finest residences in the upper Midwest! Landmark luxury estate on a spectacular private peninsula with almost 1,700’ of frontage on Wayzata Bay. Completed in 2016, this 5BR/7BA breathtaking custom-built home is situated on the most coveted lot in MN. East coast shingle-style design and superb craftsmanship from Swan Architecture and Streeter Homes. Panoramic lake views from almost every room! A long private driveway leads to the beautiful shake and stone home. Multiple decks, porches and patios maximize indoor and outdoor living. Amenities include primary and catering kitchens, great room with soaring double vault ceiling, second primary bedroom on the main floor (currently an art studio), spa bath, 4-BR suites upstairs including the primary wing, theatre, golf simulator, combo recreation/garage space for up to 8 cars, boat house, and much more. Park like setting with a replica Nova Scotia lighthouse. Iconic Lake Minnetonka property known for the tallest residential flag pole in MN. Award winning Minnetonka schools!
The main floor includes a two-story great room with spectacular views of Lake Minnetonka and soaring double barrel vault ceiling. Through the French doors is the large observation deck overlooking the lake. Spacious dining room with wine gallery. The primary kitchen and secondary catering kitchen are an entertainer’s dream. This kitchen was a finalist in the 2017 worldwide Sub-Zero Wolf Kitchen Design Contest! Through the glass doors is the south screened porch with motorized Phantom screens and outdoor kitchen. Down the hallway is the second primary bedroom with covered porch (currently an art studio). Features of the luxury spa bath include beautiful Carrara marble, in-floor heat, whirlpool, steam shower, heated towel rack, and views of the lake. At the end of the hallway is the north screened porch with views of the mature trees and lighthouse.
Upstairs is the primary wing, three additional bedroom suites, and laundry. Prepare to be amazed! The double barrel vault ceiling is breathtaking. To the right is the primary wing. Large primary bedroom with gas burning fireplace, covered porch, and coffee bar. Spectacular views of Wayzata Bay! Across the hallway is the primary bath. Luxury at its finest! Features include Carrara marble, in-floor heat, glass shower, soaking tub, and covered porch with lake views. At the end of the hallway is the sitting room. Currently used for exercise and TV watching, this space could be used as a dressing room. Finishing off the primary wing are two large closets and laundry room. Down the hallway are three large bedroom suites. Bedrooms #2 and #3 have covered porches with views of the lake.
Luxury continues in the ground floor level including a mud hall, combo recreation/garage space, family room, theatre, and golf simulator. Designed with lake living in mind, the mud hall includes a ¾ bathroom, and laundry closet with washer and dryer. Car lovers behold, with recreation/garage space totaling approx. 2,500 sq. ft. Eight cars can be parked in this space if fully used as a garage. The homeowners currently use about 1,300 sq. ft. as an art gallery. The family/media room was recently completed. Large sliding glass doors are just a few steps to the lake. Features include herringbone tile floor and wet bar. Enjoy the theatre room with seating for nine or a round of golf in the simulator. Finishing off this level are two mechanical rooms, HVAC closet, storage, and fish cleaning station.
Endless amenities including white oak hardwood floors on the main and upper levels, custom window treatments, elevator, nautical themed light fixtures, laundry on all three levels, nine refrigerators, Lutron lighting, security system, in-floor heat, fire sprinkler system, circular paver driveway, bluestone patios, in-ground sprinkler, back-up generator, and much more. Dock on the east side of the property is included in the sale. Boat house is used for storage.