One of the largest lots in Fairbanks the curb appeal of this 5+ bedroom estate is magnificent with its sweeping front lawn and gardens surrounding the motor court as you enter off a private drive. The owners chose this lot because of its private 3.72 usable acres and its breathtaking views. You will not find a better lot in Fairbanks that has these 360 degree views. Perched on top of a hill, the architect made sure this house was positioned to enjoy calm ocean breezes all year long… see supplement. Solar panels were recently installed cutting the bills in half. The current owners landscaped the entire lot with areas of drought tolerant plants for low water, an expansive Podocarpus hedge, promoting privacy; comprehensive, organic, terraced vegetable gardens which includes a Smith and Hawkins greenhouse and charming garden shed surrounded with lavender and Julia Child roses. Excellent for entertaining, each of the downstairs rooms open to a garden adorned with fountains and cozy sitting areas. This house is perfect for a small or large family to grow in. There is something for everyone, an Olympic size pool with Jacuzzi and a Baja bed for small children, a dry sauna and steam shower to pamper yourself, a tennis court overlooking the citrus grove with a tennis house/art studio, a home orchard with every kind of fruit tree you can imagine, a grassy volleyball field where your children can practice their favorite sport, a fort for your kids or a look-out- spot to enjoy a tasty margarita. The owner is an interior designer and remodeled the entire home. As you enter the oval foyer with inlayed wood flooring, the ceiling soars and is adorned with an exquisite custom painting of a serene sky with barn swallows. There is a Juliet balcony above. One of a kind light fixtures, elegant wall paneling, stone floors and countertops are in all of the bathrooms, laundry rooms and kitchen. If you like to cook you will love this kitchen with top of the line appliances, 2 sinks, 2 dishwashers, warming drawer, plus 2 pantries for lots of storage and custom cabinets, a wine cellar that can handle over 1,500 bottles and bar, playroom over the garage, 2 large offices, bedrooms for family and extra for visitors, upstairs and downstairs laundry rooms, 2 powder rooms, even an outdoor bathroom for the gardeners and workers. This house is more than just a home it’s a lifestyle! Once it’s yours, you will never want to leave.
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