This sublime estate beyond the guarded gates of Newport Beach’s Big Canyon enclave is without compare. Phenomenal views overlooking the entire 3rd hole of the Big Canyon Country Club enrich lush grounds and the luxurious interior spaces of the residence, which encompasses approximately 10,270 square feet.
A circular 30' foyer makes a grand first impression with stained- and leaded-glass clerestory windows, a 3"-thick mahogany entry door and a large chandelier on an auto-pulley system. Crema Europa Spanish limestone and walnut flooring enriches the home, which is detailed with 9 unique fireplaces, crown molding, leaded-glass windows throughout, an elevator, 2 dramatic staircases, smooth plaster walls, 5 ensuite bedrooms (some with view decks) and 2 2-car garages.
The heart of the main level, a chef’s kitchen hosts a dumb waiter, island, butler’s pantry, sit-down bar, walk-in pantry, a nook with curved floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the fairway, and high-end appliances including a SubZero refrigerator, 2 extra refrigerator drawers, Dacor 6-burner range with double oven and pot filler, 4 dishwasher drawers and 2 warming drawers. Enjoy a dining room with wrought-iron and glass skylight ceiling, office with built-ins, art room, great room with limestone hearth and electronic shades, sunken wet bar with wine cooler, media room with marble fireplace, guest/maid suite, and 2 laundry rooms (one up and one down).
Upstairs, a bonus room is accompanied by a resort-caliber master suite with view deck, dual walk-in closets, retractable projection screen, 2 fireplaces, a sitting room and five-star bath. A subterranean level showcases a game room, pub-style bar, sauna, gym, wine-tasting room and state-of-the-art theater. High-tech features include smart home control, heated bathroom flooring, mirrors with built-in defrosters, 3-zone HVAC, central vacuum and extra holiday light outlets.
Sumptuous grounds display a gorgeous entry courtyard with ornate wrought-iron and wood gate, 7 water features, limestone decking, exterior shower, and an outdoor kitchen with built-in Viking grill, refrigerator and sink.