Hill Country Tuscany on Bear Creek
STUNNING TUSCANY INSPIRED HILL COUNTRY VILLA ON 26+ ACRES
WITH EXPANSIVE VIEWS & EMERALD GREEN BEAR CREEK!
This beauty consists of 26+/-acres, 4,526 sfqft, 5 bedrooms 4 baths, 2 half baths and is full of striking architectural features including rock walls & archways, massive stone fireplace with rock wall, antique built-in's, iron chandelier & fixtures, concrete stained floors and travertine tile throughout home with a stunning master suite!
The entrance sets the ambiance with soaring ceiling, archways and beautiful double wood doors leading to verandas front and back. Custom iron chandelier and custom iron stair railing also accent the entryway. The formal dining room is right off the entrance and has arched insets for artwork and custom wood corner pieces with beautiful wood doors leading to front veranda.
The Kitchen features Monogram stainless appliances, double ovens and 6 burner gas range, two islands with storage and one is free standing, a breakfast area surrounded by windows and views of the property and leads outdoors to a small covered porch area for grilling. There is a butler’s pantry conveniently centered between kitchen and formal dining room with upper and lower custom cabinetry, sink, counter space and small refrigerator.
The mudroom is right off kitchen with a combination of small office with built in desk and a second small utility room with sink, counter, upper and lower cabinets and additional refrigerator. The walk in pantry is located in same area. There is shelving on both sides of sink in main kitchen area to display your favorite pieces, marble counter tops. Rock walls and archways and breakfast area. Views from all windows within kitchen.
The living room/great room is right off the hall and kitchen/formal dining. Rock archways enhance this room along with coffered wood beam ceiling, lovely built in to house TV or other and is a part of a rock wall with the majestic fireplace and mantel. A wall of double doors leads to the outside back Loggia with archways and herringbone brick laid veranda.
Master Bedroom suite is entered through a unique circular vestibule with custom lighting. This fabulous master bedroom and bathroom is certainly a place to unwind, relax and let your cares of the day drift away. Dreamy views of outdoors, floor to ceiling walls lined with windows, entrance to the back veranda with pool/spa, ceilings that are hand scrapped wood with exposed beams, scored/stained floors and a master bathroom most just dream of having. The master bath is European inspired with antique vanity, herringbone patterned walls of Carrera marble is the back drop for the cast iron soaking tub and double sink vanity and the walk in shower is also Carrera marble with herringbone pattern. Ceilings are the hand scrapped wood and a huge customized walk in closet with built-in’s finishes this dream suite off!
Downstairs includes living room, formal dining room, powder room, master suite, family size utility room with sink, storage closet and upper/lower cabinets and one guest bedroom with private bath is also downstairs. Upstairs features three bedrooms one with private bath, a jack & Jill bathroom for the other two guest bedrooms and a playroom area that can also be used as sitting/tv room. The views from upstairs balcony are superb!
Outside features herringbone pattern brick veranda, entertaining and dining area in the Loggia with iron chandelier, a half bath, stately rock fireplace, fabulous pool with water feature, spa, covered pavilion/arbor area, courtyard area, tiered fountain and outdoor shower and some fabulous long range views.
Guest quarters above the garage is approximately 891 sf. and has a private bath and indoor stairway through garage. It has a balcony with great views of property and the garage has a project room with sink and can be closed off from rest of garage. The main body of garage is double car and one bay has a work bench area. The carport is attached.
Last but not least is the fabulous property has great views from all directions with beautiful year round Bear Creek! Two damns allow bear Creek to flow slowly through the back/side of property and offers fishing, swimming and priceless memories very few have a chance to experience in this day and time! Loaded with Elm trees and other varieties of trees this park like setting speaks for itself!
The home was built in 2004 with additions in 2011.
Approx. 12 miles from town and can be accessed from 87 S. or 16 S.
Approx. 72 miles from San Antonio
Approx. 84 miles from Austin