Exquisite European Inspired, Equestrian Country Estate in Argyle,
“This spectacular estate is located only twenty minutes from
"Recently bought by the head of a major corporation..." Marilyn Hoffman
Set behind two sets of private security gates on 50 prime, completely fenced, sandy loam acres in the heart of Argyle. Surrounded by mature Oak trees and emerald green pastures, this estate is a rare find. With high ceilings, very warm and inviting design with Venetian plaster walls and heavy dark wood accents throughout. The sellers have travelled the world and incorporated many special and rare finds, including antiques, art, and many unique architectural items into this fabulous home. Very creatively, professionally and tastefully done under the expert guidance of top designer, Mr. Kelly O’Neal. Each room has a unique feel and treasure to discover. If you like
The estate is comprised of a rustic, magnificent main home and attached guest apartment and studio, a three bedroom guest house, a manager’s home, two horse barns, a fantastic 160' x 205' Kiser riding arena and twenty acres+ of Coastal pastures.
The finely constructed and engineered main home was built on a slab with 120+ piers. The slab was laid in 2006 and the home was moved into and completed in 2009. The architect is John Hall of Dallas and the builder was Kindred - Pecchi. The roof is an exquisite Samaca Slate, the exterior facade is a marvelous Brown Ozark dry stack stone. There are four bedroom suites in the main house with five full baths and three half baths. There are 12,205 square feet of luxurious air conditioned living space and approximately 15,722 square feet under roof which includes an oversize four car garage, covered balconies and a large screened in living area. The stunning, sparkling pool in a truly idyllic setting, is saltwater with water features, spa, infinity edge, recirculating separate stream, views of stocked lake, green pastures, surrounded and shaded by mature trees and lavish landscaping. Spectacular setting for relaxing and grand entertaining.
There is a climate controlled wine cellar/dining room which holds 4,000+ bottles, a separate wine refrigerator, a dining table for ten, dishwasher, dumbwaiter and an additional closet/panic room . Upstairs is the ultimate man cave…game room, antique coin-op machines, poker (seating up to 32), bar, theater, cigar closet, model trains, and so much more! The property has many surprises at every turn, from a fabulous trolley car used for dining and play, a professional Zip Line, a pretend jungle zoo and a tree house for kids and adults. Please call the listing agent, Vanessa Andrews , Texas 281.744.7252 for an appointment to view. Offered lavishly furnished, including antiques, or unfurnished. Unfurnished Price: $10,000,000 USD.
Unique Homes Magazine article. Listing courtesy of Hoffman International.