Set on nearly 200 acres nearby historic downtown Ligonier, the Rolling Rock Club and Laurel Valley Golf Club, this picturesque and secluded country estate is the opportunity of a lifetime. A signature property with beautiful mountain views, miles of walking trails, hunting grounds and stocked fish ponds, this magnificent estate has been refined to perfection by one family over the course of the past 30 years. With a sandstone faade, a slate roof, high ceilings and wood floors, the sprawling main home has an impressive, Old World atmosphere. Designed for grand scale entertaining, the home features a large circular driveway, an elegant living room with two fireplaces and approximately 9,310 square feet of living space. Formal gatherings are enhanced by an expansive dining room/reception hall with a fireplace and coffered ceilings. A handsome library with wood paneling, numerous flagstone terraces, and a large game room with a home theater provide a comfortable setting for casual occasions. The kitchen makes hosting large events a relaxing affair, as it offers a center island with a gas range, gorgeous custom wood cabinetry and professional-grade appliances, including a built-in refrigerator. Open to a family room with a fireplace and adjacent to a breakfast room, the kitchen also offers a built-in study area and butlers pantry. Beautifully detailed and attired with custom millwork and moldings, designer finishes, window treatments and wall coverings, the dramatic main home is further highlighted by a morning room with numerous windows and glass ceilings, an array of additional sitting rooms and an over-the-top master suite with a retreat, a private view terrace, a clothing storage room with custom cabinetry, a deep soaking tub and separate shower. Four guest suites, one with a living room and kitchen, six bathrooms, a Crestron smart home system and a three car garage add to the appeal. Surrounded by lush manicured gardens and rolling hillsides lined with mature specimen trees, the five bedroom guest home boasts a large living room/dining area, a full kitchen and sun porch, a playroom and over 2,900 square feet of interior space. The staff house is nearly as large and in impeccable condition. Features include two bedrooms, an office, a full kitchen and media room. Other notable highlights of this pristine estate include a managers office, three barns consisting of approximately 13,000 square feet, a dock on the main pond with two boat slips, a vegetable garden, and a classic, late 1800s style gazebo with a handcrafted wrought iron chandelier. Perfectly equipped for those who value their time outdoors, this estate features a heated dog kennel and a shooting range, a pheasant pen and nine productive fish ponds, ample hunting grounds and abundant wildlife, as well as a unique Stonehenge landscape feature comprised of large sandstone blocks used in the original construction of the main home. With a serene, pastoral setting convenient to Ligonier and a luxurious interior that offers something for everyone, this estate has the potential to be cherished by generations of family members.
PA 711, Left on Caven Road, Right on Jefferson School Road, Left on Woodmere