This home is listed at $19,500,000 with Sotheby's International Realty.
DESCRIPTION: The Waterwood Estate is a one of a kind masterpiece. The 160 acre estate includes a 38,000 custom designed residence, a marina, and 1 mile of sprawling beachfront. The property has never before been shown or seen by the public, until now. This Estate has been long admired from its commanding position on the beach overlooking one of the countries Great Lakes, Lake Erie and is surrounded by waterfall fountains, ponds, and excavated hills ensuring complete seclusion. Attention to detail, quality and design were foremost when designing this 38,000 square foot residence. A custom masonry template was destroyed after completion to ensure the design would never be duplicated. Walls of windows create 360 degree views of this immaculately landscaped and designed property. This 2 story residence features 37 rooms (100 rooms if you include mechanical and storage), including 5 bedrooms, 16 baths, 3 kitchens and 2 kitchenettes, 9 fireplaces, a wine grotto, a sauna, 2 passenger elevators, and a 40 foot long lap pool and a 20 foot round indoor pool. For the car enthusiast there is ample parking and garage and parking pads as well as a 2 car garage with a rotating floor so there is never a need to back your car out. The heliport is an additional amenity that makes this home so remarkable. The lower level features many rooms including a ballet room, exercise room, family room, guest suite, private barber shop, and much more. The lower level wine grotto leads to an open lift that is capable of elevating through a roof oculus where you can enjoy your evening glass of wine while being elevated to take in the panoramic views of Lake Erie. Not only are views spectacular from the wine grotto, but also from the dining room, which has a rotating floor allowing all dinner guests a view of the water. It goes without saying that this property is unlike any other.