Breathe, relax, and/or celebrate special occasions with family and friends in this Luxury Estate Home conveniently and centrally located on Issaquah's Squak Mountain, just 25 minutes east of Seattle and 25 minutes to Seattle-Tacoma airport. Imagine hosting your corporate event or management retreat surrounded by the beauty and nature surrounding our home.
This sumptuous 7000+ sqft home is located on 3 acres of forest at the top of a ridge with breathtakings view from every window. Custom built for our family, every aspect of this home was designed with families and friends gatherings in mind. Every room takes advantage of the endless views over Puget Sound and thetranquil forest which borders our home. Eagles, hawks, and falcons soar across our 180 degree viewline and are a regular, nonetheless spectacular, sight.
This house has beds for 16-20 persons but if you need more space, you can also rent the adjoining 3 bed/3 bath home listed as HomeAway Rental # 901367, allowing you to sleep additional guests.
Less than 30 minutes from Seattle, our estate home is located on 3 acres atop a ridge on Squak Mountain, one of the Issaquah Alps in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. This location provides you a clear 180 degree view facing west towards Seattle, looking out over Lake Washington, Puget Sound and towards the Peaks of the Olympics. Definitely one of the best Real Estate views to be found in the Seattle area.
This home was designed by the owners and built by craftsman and artisans, in the Old World Style. Its a bit like a modest castle. It's rustic, simple, yet with luxurious touches throughout. The chef's kitchen has marble counters, a commercial oven imported from France, SubZero refrigerator drawers, and is fully equipped for gourmet cooking. The adjoining family room has an Italian woodburning clay pizza oven, walnut parquet flooring, and a sumptuous double-sided leather couch. The Grand Room has limestone flooring, a wood burning fireplace, and antiques including sofas, club chairs and a grand piano built in 1887. Dining Room has a round marble table surrounded by velvet chairs and antique buffets. The master bath has a steam shower, a bidet, and a solid copper slipper tub with unending views. There are many outdoor entertainment areas, including viewing decks off the Family Room, Great Room, Master Bedroom, and Recreation Room. There are gorgeous fountains and terra cotta statuaries surrounded by numerous gardens.
If you love nature, enjoy hiking, biking, boating/waterskiing, horseback riding, or feel the need to be surrounded by Mother Nature's beauty, this is a perfect place to refresh yourself through solace, outdoor activity, gatherings with family and friends, or a combination of each.
We have built trails through the woods for mountain biking and hiking. We have designed a sand volley ball court on the edge of the forest providing just a touch of 'beach' to go along with the water views over Puget Sound. You can walk through our forest trails or gaze out the windows looking off the edge of Squak Mountain and see forever....Puget Sound, The Olympics, Beacon Hill in Seattle, Lake Washington, Mercer Island. You can enjoy watching our small alpaca herd, ever-curious, fuzzy and friendly and thrilled to be fed thinly sliced apples.
This location is central to everywhere in the Seattle area. It is a short 25 minute drive to the airport or to downtown Seattle, with lots of alternate freeway and side road routes to reach your destination without enduring traffic congestion. Make time for a 15 minute drive to golf, dine, or hang out in the Wooly Toad Bar at The Golf Course at Newcastle. Don't miss the bagpipe player at sunset and the best views of Seattle's skyline. Its a sight not to be missed and a dining experience worth the short trip. Drive less than 30 minutes to view Snoqualmie Falls and even hike to the bottom for an unforgetable display of Mother Nature's power and beauty.
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ABSOLUTELY no pets or smoking are allowed. We must avoid added allergens for severe asthma and allergy sufferers, such as owners and our guests.