This premier property on Mankato's Mayan Way redefines living well. Custom designed by architect Bryan Paulsen, this home features incredible design details throughout, breathtaking views, and every amenity your heart could desire. From the 2-story front foyer you're greeted with a view of the great room featuring 20' coffered ceilings and a window wall of glass showcasing this gorgeous ravine lot. The great room shares a stunning, see-through limestone wood-burning fireplace with the adjoining kitchen. The kitchen was professionally designed and has been showcased in several design publications. Details include: custom cabinetry, granite counter tops, 9 walnut island with copper prep-sink, Wolf range with pot-filler, Sub-zero refrigerator, double dishwasher drawers, double beverage drawers, and custom lighting throughout. Adjacent to the kitchen is an informal dining area with bayed windows and French door leading out to the limestone patios. You'll also find a formal dining room with an exquisite chandelier and a wall of custom, built-in cabinetry. Also on the main floor is the 4-season sun room highlighted with tongue-and-groove pine paneling, stone floors, another see-through gas fireplace with an imported tile surround, and patio doors to the backyard; and the library is highlighted with custom pine paneling and cabinetry, and fireplace with Kasota stone surround. [LOWER] From the main level you're taken down to the lower level by not only a curved staircase, but a curved ceiling as well. This level offers a wine cellar with beautiful wine storage, fridge, granite counters, and stone walls. Next, the sunken family room greets you with an expansive space for entertaining. With a large wet bar and beautiful limestone surround gas fireplace this promises to be a very cozy retreat. Also downstairs is a home gym or 4th bedroom, bathroom with glass shower, and a large mechanical room with lots of storage. [UPPER] Also from the main level is another custom-designed curved staircase that brings you upstairs to an open hallway overlooking the home's foyer and great room. The master bedroom is a true retreat with gorgeous balcony overlooking the ravine, gas fireplace with marble surround, spacious walk-in closet, and beautifully remodeled master bath with vaulted ceilings, slipper tub, glass shower, heated marble floors and imported wall-tile. Also upstairs you'll find another full bath with custom vanity, armoire and heated floors, plus 2 more spacious bedrooms. [OUTDOORS] This home's backyard is not to be missed. You'll enjoy many summer days splashing in the in-ground, heated pool and many nights relaxing in the custom, in-ground hot tub. Don't miss the water fountain and outdoor kitchen with built-in grill and refrigerator. With .84 acres to enjoy, and two sides of tree-lined ravines, you'll appreciate the privacy this backyard has to offer. Throughout this stunning residence you'll find oak hardwood floors covering the main floor and master bedroom, custom Enkeboll architectural mouldings displaying a charming oak motif, an in-home audio system on the main and lower levels, and security system. This property is truly one-of-a-kind! Call now for a private tour!
Amenities: Double Pane Windows, Vaulted Ceiling, Wet Bar, Ceiling Fan, Hot Tub Spa, Security System, Security System
Architecture Style: Other
Exterior Type: Stone, Stucco
Floor Covering: Hardwood, Tile
Parking Type: Garage - Attached
Roof Type: Asphalt
Rooms: Bedroom, Den, Dining Room, Family Room, Full Bath, Half Bath, Kitchen, Laundry Room, Living Room, Solarium, Storage