Sited on a double lot, this home’s well-conceived plan takes complete advantage of its superb setting with panoramic lake and golf course views. An expansive auto court shaded by a canopy of majestic oaks sets the tone for this remarkable Country Estate. The home’s elegant entry foyer features a grand custom staircase with an intricately handcrafted banister, wood paneled walls and dentil molding. Tall mahogany doors with an attractive arched transom above lead to the master suite. At the center, a large sitting room with fireplace opens to the loggia and gardens through sets of French doors, and adjoins a convenient morning room with full kitchen. At the opposite side of the living room is the master bedroom with his-and-her bath and dressing rooms. A guest suite with private entry to the loggia, office, laundry room, powder room, abundant storage including a Cedar-lined closet, elevator, and a three-car garage also occupy the ground floor. Extensively landscaped gardens surround the home and frame the phenomenal views; mature plantings around the pool and spa offer a more private outdoor setting. At the south end of the pool a deep sitting porch connects to the private one-bedroom guest house complete with a living room and kitchenette. The home’s beautiful custom staircase leads to a large columned landing foyer creating an impressive entry to the second floor formal living areas. A central living room is flanked by a dining room and wood-paneled library; all rooms benefit from abundant natural light and open to the deep covered balcony. Custom canvas wall covering in the dining room adds elegance to this graceful entertaining space. The warm and inviting kitchen is open to the family room and features a tray ceiling, center island with soap stone counter top, commercial grade appliances and a full butler’s pantry. Designed to entertain and hold host to family gatherings, an additional guest suite is located on the second level and two charming guest suites with a shared kitchenette are featured on the third level. Offering ultimate privacy for guests these suites are accessed by a private staircase.