Perched high above the coveted Mt Newton valley, Belvoir Hall offers stunning westerly views from its magical vantage point.
Sited on a 20-acre estate, this imposing Regency-style home is unique to the region and offers more than 17,000 square feet Custom built in 2003, the home incorporates many traditional European details with efficient, modern construction including reinforced steel and concrete plus heavy duty insulation which heats and cools.
Distinguished by its symmetry, clean lines and columns, the stately exterior gives access though impressive double entry doors to exquisite detail and exuberant elegance.
The grand marble-floored entryway is graced with a lantern cupola. Light floods the 7,500 square foot main floor which has 12 foot ceilings and oversized windows.
Featured on this level is a formal sitting room and dining room with upholstered Italian Damask walls, mirrored ceiling and marble floors. A highlight of the home is a stunning 1,000 square foot two-story library with a 19th century pulpit staircase leading to a mezzanine floor. It has custom built bookcases on 3 walls and an elevator provides access to all levels of the home. A large family room leads into the expansive kitchen which has a separate butler’s pantry. A utility room and four powder rooms complete this level.
From the front hall, a sweeping stairway features bespoke Italian ironwork giving access to the upper level where there is a sitting area overlooking the beautiful valley and mountains beyond. The vast primary suite has an inviting gas fireplace and ensuite bathroom with heated floors and ample closet space. Four additional bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms with heated floors including a one-bedroom caretaker suite with access to the kitchen via a second staircase.
The conservatory flows out to a double height indoor pool room with incredible self-cleaning, 40’ X 20’ heated pool with swim jets, shower room and glass doors accessing a covered terrace. Below the home a car collector would find a 6-car garage, a wine room and fully finished basement. There are existing outbuildings with cold storage and room for 10 more cars.
The partially sloping property lends itself perfectly for future wine growing, agri-tourism or a spectacular equestrian estate. 1700 Mt. Newton Cross Road is a unique and special offering and the discerning buyer will find endless opportunities in this tranquil, pastoral setting.