526 W Friar Tuck - Amenities
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POOL HOUSE/GAME ROOM W/HALF BATH: Offers Empress Jade marble countertops, wainscoting, wide plank cross-cut walnut flooring with 'end grain' mesquite border. Raised ceiling with reclaimed-wood beams, ceiling speakers, and directional-track lighting. Covered outdoor living space with masonry gas/wood-burning fireplace with marble surround. Reclaimed beamed ceiling with 5-candle metal chandelier and ceiling speakers. Note outdoor functional clock on the pediment.
RECEPTION HALL (22 X 17): Solid mahogany double doors; 25-foot ceiling with silver leaf dome; Murano glass chandelier created by Dale Chihuly and Gini Garcia; Venetian plaster walls with faux finish; Walker Zanger Sierra Stone tile floor.
GREAT ROOM (28 X 23): Lueders Texas limestone walls; Lueders Texas limestone masonry, wood-burning and gas-option fireplace; three sets of divided light operable French doors with 4-light transom windows; custom draperies with iron rod; matching custom 4-candle sconces; custom 6-candle iron chandelier; adjustable framing-projector art lighting; block-paneled wainscot; three clerestory windows overlooking the east gardens; double-height coffered ceiling, and recessed lighting. Note recessed bar at left.
RECESSED BAR - Honey-onyx countertops and backsplash surround the bar. Custom alder cabinetry with ample storage. Lighted tray ceiling and mirrored wall with glass display shelving. Six panel window allows for spectacular views of the backyard, pool, and grounds. Sierra Stone honed travertine floor.
DINING ROOM (21 X 17): Pine beams with Renaissance-inspired hand-stenciled wash ceiling; trompe l'oeil wainscot; double solid-mahogany pocket doors; custom iron 12-candle tiered chandelier; Lueders Texas limestone fireplace framed by scrolled columns; basket-weave pattern walnut floor with curly walnut insets; entrance columns and custom double-sided drapes frame the entry; arched art niche with recessed lighting; floor-to-ceiling divided-light windows with custom drapes.
ELEVATOR: Marble-framed and inspired by the elevator banks in the Empire State Building; custom cast / brushed solid stainless steel door; basket-weave pattern walnut and mesquite-wood floor; stained alder paneling and stained alder ceiling with recessed lighting.
BREAKFAST ROOM / KITCHEN: Brick barrel-vault ceiling with stained 'fir' beamed ceiling; wide-plank walnut floor; return staircase with wrought-iron handrail and 1.5" bullnose walnut treads and risers; hidden storage closet under staircase.
KITCHEN (20 X 19): Venetian plaster walls; brick barrel-vault ceiling with stained 'fir' beams; alder cabinetry with top-of-cabinet display space; under-cabinet lighting; statuary white honed marble countertops & backsplash; island with under-mount sink with faucet and vegetable sprayer; Bluestar 8-burner cooktop & double convection ovens; Artisan coffee maker; Subzero stainless-steel refrigerator / freezer; warming drawer; Miele dishwasher; walnut floor; 3 sets of French doors.
CHEF'S PANTRY (13 X 13): Food prep island with stainless-steel surface; custom adjustable open-faced floor- to-ceiling alder shelving with library ladder; Subzero stainless-steel refrigerator / freezer; custom alder cabinetry with stainless-steel countertops and backsplash; Miele dishwasher; six-candle circular iron chandelier; wine chiller.
FAMILY ROOM (25 X 17): Wide-plank walnut floor; Venetian plaster walls; reclaimed-timber beams with V-grove knotty alder wood ceiling; alder wood built-in bookcases with green marble countertop; custom- designed alder cabinet for flat-screen TV; mahogany French doors; surround-sound ceiling-mounted speakers and recessed lighting.
MASTER SUITE (23 X 17): Two mahogany French doors with arched transoms; Venetian plaster faux-painted walls; wood-burning or gas fireplace with Jerusalem Gold-marble surround, travertine-tile hearth, and hanging sconces; wide-plank walnut floor; double-recessed ceiling; drapery pockets with custom draperies; Murano glass custom chandelier; 20-pane mahogany-framed window overlooking gardens; recessed reading lights.
MASTER SUITE: This perspective of the master suite shows the entrance to the bathroom (far left) and the entry to the private office (left), as well as the main entry to the room (right).
MASTER BATHROOM: Honed Calacatta-marble sink decks and backsplash; marble-top bookshelves; Walker Zanger honed Jerusalem Gold-marble tile floor laid in running-board pattern; electric radiant floor-heating; air-jet soaking tub with Calacatta-marble surround; seamless-glass shower with honed Calacatta-marble mosaic-tile floor and Calacatta-marble walls; steam shower with dual heads; barrel-vault ceiling with 8-candle chandelier and designer wall sconces.
One of two MASTER CLOSETS (14 X 14): Stained alder cabinetry; wool carpet; two chests-of-drawers; packing island with Calacatta-marble surface and side opening for additional storage; glass-front lighted display cases; garment rods; watch-winder station; custom lighting; and extra storage.
Another MASTER CLOSET: Custom vanity cabinet with marble surface; window for natural lighting; wool carpet; coffee station with refrigerator; three-way full-length mirror with storage cabinet; 13 pegs for belts & purses; upper-level storage; adjustable garment rods; glass-front, lighted wardrobes; storage cabinets; custom-built Aader shelves for shoes, purses & belts.
STUDY (16'-10" x 16'-6") - Located on the first-floor next to the master suite. Features stained alder box- beamed ceiling, herringbone-pattern walnut floor with lace-ribbon banding. Floor-to-ceiling alder 8-pane windows with custom draperies and black-out shades. Concealed television/movie projector with drop-down hidden screen and surround-sound ceiling-mounted speakers. Stained alder display shelves and cabinetry with stone countertop (not shown in photo)
BEDROOM #2 (18'-2" x 15') - Lighted tray ceiling with recessed reading lights and custom 6-candle chandelier with glass 'tear drops' and fabric shades. Framed bulletin board. Interior arched opening for furniture placement and a study alcove with white honed-marble countertop and a window seat (not shown in photo).
Bedroom #2 En Suite Bathroom- Turkish Rose Tea marble makes up shower, floor, wainscoting, door frames, baseboards, countertops and backsplash. Solid wood alder pocket door leads to one of two walk-in closets. Shower features dual shower heads, hand-sprayer, bench, and recessed toiletry shelves. Decorative chandelier with hanging crystal teardrops and iron frame.
Bedroom #2 En Suite Bathroom - Turkish Rose marble sink decks and backsplash. Custom cabinetry with knee space for vanity, multiple drawers, and linen closets. Two-candle wall sconces set in mirrored wall. Multi-piece crown molding and recessed lighting.
BEDROOM #3 (18'2' x 15') - Lighted tray ceiling with multi-piece crown molding and designer 6-candle metal chandelier. Wool carpet and custom draperies. Custom alder study hub with Empress Jade-marble desktop, two drawers and cabinets, knee space for desk, and open shelving above. Solid alder pocket door to custom-fitted walk-in closet.
Bedroom #3 En Suite Bathroom: Empress Jade marble covers floor, door and window frames, shower, wainscot, and countertops. Custom-built cabinetry includes vanity with undermount sink and linen and toiletry cabinets. Shower features recessed toiletry shelves (not shown in photo).
GUEST SUITE BEDROOM (23 X 15): Multi-piece crown molding and base boards; wool carpet; tray ceiling with cove lighting; custom iron 5-candle chandelier with glass globe; designer draperies; attached terrace has Pennsylvania bluestone hard scape, limestone balustrade, ceiling fans, and mosquito control.
Another view of the GUEST SUITE BATH showing the undermount set Bain Ultra air jet tub with marble surround and seamless glass shower with Calacata marble bench. There are windows in three of the four walls which allow for continuous natural lighting.
GUEST SUITE BATHROOM: Jerusalem Gold honed travertine-tile floor; dual marble-decked sink cabinets; Bain Ultra air-jet tub with marble surround; marble-framed windows and marble base boards; custom drapes; Seamless-glass, Calacatta-marble shower with bench; four sconces; crystal chandelier with oval linen shade; custom-fitted walk-in closet.
BEDROOM #4 (17'-9" x 14') - Lighted tray ceiling with multi-piece crown molding, 6-candle designer chandelier, and recessed reading lights. Custom draperies and wool carpet. Solid alder pocket door to custom-fitted walk-in closet (not shown in photo).
HOME OFFICE (13 X 10): Granite counter top desk with alder cabinetry, cabinet storage and open shelving; wide-plank walnut floor and custom draperies.
POOL BATH - Features Venetian plaster walls; white marble floor, wainscoting, base boards, door and shower frames, and shower. Bombe sink cabinet with marble deck and backsplash, and undermount sink designed to complement clam shell motif above the sink. Jado plumbing fixtures and hardware. Mahogany and glass door leads to air-conditioned covered loggia, outdoor kitchen, and pool.
POOL HOUSE/GAME ROOM (27'-8" x 12'-8") - Features wide-plank, cross-cut walnut floor with 'end grain' mesquite border. Raised plaster ceiling with reclaimed-wood beams. Alder baseboards, cabinetry and wainscot. Directional-track art lighting, encased speakers, and ceiling fans. Two sets of divided-light mahogany French doors with 4-pane transoms. Attached outdoor covered living area with fireplace overlooks the pool. Windows at left of photo overlook the putting green.
POOL HOUSE/GAME ROOM BAR (14 X 9): Fully-equipped bar with marble countertops and backsplash; sink; glass-front alder cabinets; SubZero under-counter refrigerator; Asko dishwasher; and Hoshizaki ice-maker.
Covered Loggia - Air-conditioned covered loggia with hanging rods and drapes; groin vaulted ceiling; diagonally-laid 18" -flagstone floor with limestone borders; mosquito system; 6 outdoor ceiling fans and 6 outdoor encased speakers. Arched mahogany pass-through catering door from garage; large storage for outdoor activity supplies and pool equipment.
SUMMER KITCHEN: Granite countertops with cut glass tile back splash; Viking grill, warming tray, fryer and 2 gas burner cooktop; Kitchen Aide ice maker; prep counter with under-mount sink; beamed ceiling; pull up bar seating; flat screen TV with ceiling mounted speakers and woodstone pizza oven.
SUMMER KITCHEN: Granite countertops with cut-glass tile backsplash; Viking grill, warming tray, fryer and 2- gas burner cooktop; Kitchen Aide ice-maker; prep counter with under-mount sink; beamed ceiling; pull up bar seating; flat-screen TV with ceiling mounted speakers and Woodstone pizza oven.
PUTTING GREEN: Endless hours of fun on your very own putting green! Manicured boxwood hedges weave throughout the grounds; landscape lighting installed throughout the property. Note parterre herb beds at rear of photo.
Another view of the PUTTING GREEN: The perimeter of the home is mosquito-controlled and the rear of the home is surrounded by mature, manicured Western Red River Cedar trees. There is an oversized dog run just behind the stucco wall and gates to the right of the photo.
GREAT ROOM (28'-8" x 23'-4") - Soaring ceilings with three clerestory windows, three divided-light French doors with transoms, Leuders Texas limestone walls and Lueders Texas limestone wood-burning and gas-log masonry fireplace. Great room opens to two arched galleries on either side; one travels to the master suite and the other to the dining, kitchen and breakfast areas.
FOYER View looking into the great room and out to the rear grounds, pool and spa. The fireplace in the outdoor covered living room beside the pool house/gameroom is visible at rear of photo.
Another view of the KITCHEN & BREAKFAST ROOM - Careful thought in design and finishes is displayed throughout this home and really stands-out in the kitchen and breakfast room. This home was designed to create lifelong memories for family and friends. True perfection in every detail.
Another view of the FAMILY ROOM - Adjacent to kitchen and breakfast area. Beautiful views of the air- conditioned loggia and pool area, plus direct access to outdoor kitchen area. Note furniture-quality media cabinet and beam-truss wood-plank ceiling.
View into the recessed WINE CELLAR - Enter through the 3" solid wood custom door. The wine cellar is equipped to please the most discriminating wine connoisseurs. An absolutely beautiful setting for private tastings or an intimate dinner party.
Another view of the RECESSED WINE CELLAR - Details and design are masterful. The 6-panel doors at the far end of the photo open to the front patio area of the home.
A closer photo of the stunning silver-leaf dome ceiling with Murano glass chandelier created by Chihuly and Garcia.
POWDER ROOM: Statuary Venatino tile honed with border and diamond accents of Volcano Red honed tile flooring; Statuary Venatino slab wainscot and screen wall; faux finished painted walls; custom slab cut dual lavatory with motion activated double faucets; crystal sconces with custom shades; marble encased Clerestory window and custom crystal chandelier.
RECESSED BAR: Carved architectural pediment frames opening to the bar; Honey Onyx countertops and back splash; stainless-steel under-mount sink with custom faucets; lighted glass shelving on mirrored wall; alder cabinetry; dishwasher and Sierra Stone honed travertine floor.
Another view of the FOYER and STAIRCASE.
Another view of the POOL AND SPA. Soaring Italian cypress trees, crisscross-laid flagstone hard-scape, and a parterre herb garden framed by bayleaf trees . The perimeter of the back yard is surrounded by mature manicured Western Red River Cedar trees and is mosquito-mister controlled. Landscape lighting and landscape spots throughout the grounds.
Spa-like amenities with everyday living in mind.
Stunning estate in Sherwood Forest designed by Ed Eubanks, AIA, on more than 1.5 acres. Beautifully landscaped grounds with spa-like pool and pool house, putting green, vegetable and herb gardens, air-conditioned loggia with outdoor kitchen complete with pizza oven.