Step in the 18th Century: Enormous castle with echoes of a forgotten age

Step in the 18th Century: Enormous castle with echoes of a forgotten age

18 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior

As the famous expression goes, images speak louder than words. Well, this is very true for this next beautiful piece of architecture. This incredible house, that is reminiscent of a lavish castle, is one of the largest private residences throughout the coast in the Silicon Valley, recently on sale $43,900,000. The house was erected in 1992 on 2.5 acres of land and is a vast 3300 square meters. The mansions exterior is created using dolomitic limestone and various old stone to keep its impressive 18th century styling authentic. Surprisingly, this house has more than 250 old paintings which is one of the largest collections in the world! The interior boasts gorgeous walnut and mahogany panelling, typical of 18th century styling, with opulent wooden furniture. Entering this house is like entering into history, it truly is magnificent.

private residence

gorgeous landscaping

landscaping area

fence of stone

entrance to the residence

private garden

arbor

beautiful garden

landscaping

pool on a large plot

luxury lounge

dining room interior

private art gallery in the house

Classical living room

luxury living room interior

classic living room with wood paneling

carved fireplace

traditional library

traditional dining room interior

luxurious bedroom in classic style

Photos courtesy Chiltern Estate

 

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