An architectural masterpiece, this Mediterranean villa offers the ultimate in resort style living.
Nestled on the 8th hole of the prestigious Saddle Creek Golf Course, this magnificent U-shaped estate surrounds 3,363 square feet of private outdoor patios with 6,045 square feet of modern interior living.
Enter the home through the front courtyard to a dramatic 35-foot ceiling and custom medallion granite floor foyer. Exceptional attention to detail is evident throughout including unique windows, exquisite tile-work, custom archways, hand-crafted alder doors, and plentiful accent lighting. The entertaining room is adorned with a large stone fireplace, hand hued wood ceiling beams, and built-in custom cabinetry. Three French doors lead outside to the inner courtyard patio.
The well-appointed gourmet kitchen with 13 feet ceiling has a massive 11x5 feet granite island with copper vegetable sink.
"Nestled on the 8th hole of the prestigious Saddle Creek Golf Course."
Overlook the golf course from the copper farm sink or from the built-in breakfast banquette adorned with a wall of windows. Features include a full-size separate refrigerator and freezer, Viking professional range with double ovens and hood.
Take the elegant eight-foot elevator or grand spiral staircase up to the media room where you can enjoy the convenience of a coffee bar, sink and wine refrigerator. Across an arch covered breezeway, you will find the bright and quiet office featuring ample windows, French doors, built-in cabinetry, and a fireplace. Retire to the oversized master retreat with dual sided fireplace and large French doors which open to a private patio overlooking the interior courtyard and golf course. The master bath features an aquatic jetted tub, steam shower with nine shower heads, his and her water closets, two oversized walk-in closets, and a second laundry facility.
1179 Knolls Drive is a unique estate with phenomenal indoor/outdoor living spaces, including 10 ft. bi-fold glass doors that completely open the kitchen to the outdoor kitchenette/BBQ area. The patio has a built-in Viking grill, large sink, and granite countertops. Take a swim in the custom pool with vanishing edge, 2-story waterfall, and raised spa. Nearby is the outdoor shower and custom built-in fireplace. Ascend the spiral staircase to the upper-level verandah to take in the views to Yosemite.
Your guests will have ultimate comfort in their private guest suite with separate front entrance as well as French doors accessing the pool courtyard. The property includes two oversized garages for four vehicles with decorative solid wood doors, featuring tall ceilings and substantial custom closets. Loaded with conveniences this unparalleled estate is warm, inviting and designed to impress you and your guests!