Luxury Outlook 2022
An ambitious exploration into high-end residential markets across the globe.
Single Family Homes
Magnificence abounds in this striking residence poised on a pristinely-landscaped lot in prestigious West University Place. Towering oak trees and a glorious array of mature plantings introduce this stunning beauty by Bardwell Builders and Kurt Aichler Architect. Enter into the gorgeous entry to discover ceilings reaching 11 feet, and exquisite wrought iron balustrade staircase back dropped by a soaring Segreto wall mural. A deft hand to proportion and superior craftsmanship sweep the home with walls of windows imparting an enormity of light to each of the finely-appointed rooms. Stylish architecture purity and natural splendor is plentiful throughout, adding layers of depth and character to the stellar home. Oversized windows allowing views of the breathtaking pool and rear grounds grace the spacious family room. Adorned by a handsome limestone fireplace, wide plank hardwood floors and Segreto-finished beams, the comfortable room embraces a fluid living concept providing connectivity to the gourmet kitchen that features a soap stone island, subway tile backsplash, Calcatta Gold counter tops, a suite of Wolf top tier stainless steel appliances, Sub Zero refrigerator/freezer and oversized island complete with ample pull-up seating. Tucked against the kitchen, rest a fireplace laden breakfast room that offers access to the shelter patio, summer kitchen and awe-inspiring pool. Understated elegance envelopes the dining room where custom-dressed windows provide serene vistas to the front lawn. Cloaked in a palette of deep gray, the book-lined study is close at hand. Privacy is employed in the luxurious upstairs primary retreat that boast a marble-laced bath and custom-fitted closet complete with marble-topped island. There are five additional well-appointed ensuite bedrooms, two half baths, 2 laundry rooms, a separate working kitchen, media room, exercise room, office off the kitchen, butler’s pantry, wine room, two secondary staircases, elevator and 3-car garage.