Glen Ellen Farmhouse Estate on 12 acres
As you enter the property gates at the top of the hill line, your senses will be awakened by the breathtaking settingâ€‹ and endless views that unfold before you.Graciously set along the curve of the hill, this 4 bedroom, 6 bath house of 4,300+ sq.ft. encompasses approx. 12 acres of magnificent and legendary Sonoma Valley terrain. The architecture is light, bright, classic and elegantly informal, and celebrates the inside as much as the outside with multiple outside dining areas, covered verandahs, â€‹and an extensive poolside terrace. The main level features an open plan living and kitchen area framed with walls of French doors opening to the pool and gardens, while open wood beam ceilings contrast provide an inspiring canopy. The gourmet kitchen includes granite counters, enormous butcher block island and stainless appliances and a back butler's pantry room with generous storage and convenient half bath. A gallery hall leads to the grand living and formal dining space with open beamed ceilings, fireplace and French doors to additional outside dining and entertainment spaces. Also, included is a private guest room suite surrounded by garden views and a library lined with light filled windows and vast floor to ceiling bookshelves. Upstairs you will find the master suite on the upper level is a private retreat in itself, complete with fireplace, sitting area, balcony, sumptuous bathroom and walk-in wardrobes. Down a window filled hallway can be found an additional guest suite w/bath and fitness room and a multi-level children's wing with three-tieredâ€‹ bunk beds, study space, living and play space and a bird's eye balcony view to the family and kitchen area below. The grounds offer a naturalist garden of majestic oaks and indigenous plantings that blend seamlessly w with a grand expanse of manicured lawn for every type of sport or entertainment possibility. Classic 1,500+sq. ft. barn with studio loft & bath Property zoning allows vacation rentals.