You’re looking at one of the most decorated Gentlemen Estates to hit the market in the Midwestern United States. This private 552+/- acre masterpiece lies in the heart of Richland County set amidst an unspoiled landscape teeming with cascading bluffs, deep sweeping valleys and billion-dollar views. Meticulously appointed and maintained, the retreat affords a lifestyle without compromise, a place where grand entertaining, ultimate privacy and convenience are paramount. In an area well-recognized for Boone & Crockett class whitetail and pristine trout stream waters, one only has to step outside to enjoy the bounties of this miraculous kingdom.
Enter the domain from a securely gated half-mile gravel base driveway that bisects two sky-high ridges. This tucked-away valley setting capstones seclusion and accentuates tranquility. Recognizing this ideal location, no expense was spared to create the setting for the massive nearly 6,000+/- sq ft lodge built in 2016, which is truly an architectural wonder. Rustic elegance is on full display within the estate, which affords 6-bedrooms, 6-baths, theatre room, 4-stall attached garage, east wing guest quarters and so much more. Perfect as a family or corporate retreat, the property can easily and comfortably accommodate 16 or more overnight guests, who will be treated to world-class amenities.
The one-story residence features divine majesty rooted in rustic ambience built to an exacting standard. Fanciful landscaping provides a gracious and welcoming entry while perfectly framing the home and timeless views. The prestigious Lodge overlooks a magnificent 4ac spring fed pond teeming with a variety of fish species. A wraparound composite deck spans across the backside of the home with panoramic rolling bluff views ideal for festive entertaining. The gourmet kitchen is nothing less than a dream decked with granite countertops. All of the appliances within the kitchen are of the highest quality. A custom 6-person island includes a built-in Kohler sink and Jenn-Air dishwasher. The open concept kitchen flows into a palatial dining area where you can gaze into nearby wildlife food plots to spot countless whitetail and turkey in their natural habitat from the comforts of your dining table. A dominant floor-to-ceiling gas fireplace accentuates the grand room’s allure. Here, you’ll find double-height architectural windows providing a sensational setting for social gatherings kissed with natural lighting. A master suite features a walk-out patio, expansive walk-in closet and a his-and-her master bathroom featuring a makeup studio. The entire home was specifically built and rendered to provide breathtaking views from every room encapsulating the bliss of being in the middle of your own fairytale
The lower level centerpiece is a dramatic theatre room boasting an 8ftx6ft screen. A premium Epson Pro Cinema 6040UB projector displays color-rich performance that offers the ultimate entertainment experience. You’ll find an additional 3-bedrooms in the lower level that each sport their very own full bath, walk-in closet and sliding glass patio door to the pond. A mudroom that connects to the garage is perfectly suited for storage or a hunting locker. There’s even a built-in dog washing station for a good rinse after swimming in the pond or trekking your pets down trails.
An attached garage provides (4) overhead entry doors as well as (2) rear side exit doors fully heated with a Sterling GG Series low-profile gas-fired heating unit that’s highly efficient and offers ‘inshot’ burner technology. The garage is fully drywalled, surfaced with concrete, in-floor drains and a utility sink.