Napa prestige, modern lines, quality vineyard and a classic wine country setting set the stage for one of the areas most beautiful estates, in all of wine country. Upon passing through the gated entrance it is clear you have arrived. This is a special location created with vision, care and thoughtfulness towards experiencing the surrounding natural beauty. Modern architectural genre meets a farmhouse aesthetic creating a minimal yet very elegant style taking advantage of the environs. From the views over the vast lake towards the rolling hills, distant trees, cattle grazing and premium vineyard there is always something to enjoy.
The main home sits astride the 5.3 acre lake with amazing views in every direction. Generous amounts of windows bring the outdoors in with an abundance of natural light and a large covered terrace with a wood burning fireplace that ensures maximum enjoyment of the scenery. The home is approximately 5,000 sqft with 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. The ceilings run 11 feet high with additional height via cathedral ceilings in numerous rooms. The home was designed by the owner /architect. There are three indoor wood burning fireplaces, a kitchen, family room, dining room, and game room. Every room has amazing views. There is a slate roof and heated swimming pool set along the edge of the lake. Underground utilities help provide a pristine viewing environment.
The vineyard is located in the Napa Valley Appellation. Wines made from this vineyard have received numerous awards and accolades. The unique micro climate provides very desirable fruit characteristics. The premium vineyard consists of approximately 35 acres of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Additional potential vineyard land is available.
|1||Merlot||110R||6||5 x 8||1995||4±|
|2||Merlot||110R||6||5 x 8||1997||6±|
|3||Merlot||110R||6||5 x 8||1998||9.5±|
|4||Cabernet Sauvignon||1103||7||5 x 8||1999||15±|
The 5.3± acre lake is impressive in size and wonderful in its beauty. Beyond presenting a stunning canvas for the days reflections, the lake is also stocked with black bass, cat fish, and red eared sun fish. Last but certainly not least, the lake is home to ducks and geese.
There are numerous other improvements on the property including a 1,500± sqft guest home, two barns (one with an apartment and the other for equipment and horses), the ranch and vineyard office, a separate service building, gym building and a potential winery site.
The property boasts excellent access from the Bay Area, only 15 minutes from Hwy 80, yet a world away. There is also a potential area for helicopter access as well. Nothing short of spectacular. Call today for a private showing.