Once upon a time in the tranquil countryside of Hunterdon County lives and breathes- Windward Farm. An architectural masterpiece designed with unsurpassed elements of stone and repurposed post and beam. A custom build in 2003 that is strategically perched on the land- Optimizing the breathtaking valley views, serene mountain ridge, and awe-inspiring sunsets. Gated in privacy and decisively placed at the highest point, be prepare to have your breath taken away. As you travel towards the Manse you will view the two historical bank barns which are currently being restored and updated with electric, water, and private septic systems. The newest pole barn is a 7200 clear span that houses a workshop and second-story office space. Engineered concrete floors and built to house major pieces of equipment or a 500-person event for your closest friends. The stand-alone utility building houses the commercial generator, a 4000-gallon oil tank, electrical panels and a fuel servicing area for all equipment needs. All of the structures are maintained to a level of greatness and complement the tranquil land while showcasing the beauty of the main residence- Windward Farm. The Manor home is bespoken to all who enter through the artistry hand-carved doors. Once inside, the splendor and warmth will captivate your being and your desire to explore will overwhelm you. Immediately the Grand room greets its guest and showcases the architectural prowess carried throughout the home. Three-story ceiling heights, post and beam structural ceilings, opulent stone coined fireplaces, carved log railing systems, brass and iron custom chandeliers, wide plank gleaming floors, stone walls, archways, window sills and columns, wall-to-wall glass doors, spiral staircase that leads to 1 of 2 loft areas overlooking and custom windows that flood the home throughout with rays of sunshine. Symmetry greets every corner of the home, designed in perfection-imposing in scale but allowing intimate family time. The chef's kitchen features custom wood cabinetry, stone counters, a commercial grade s/s appliance suite, a Finnish soapstone fireplace and oven, copper sinks, an intimate breakfast area with views of the mountain ridge, and open to a smaller great room for your family time. A pantry room complements the chef's needs with custom cabinetry. The laundry facility is ample in size with a laundry chute for convenience to the second-floor bedrooms. The staging room comes off the portico and is large enough for all your catering needs. The first floor hosts 2 master suites. The main master is privately set off the Grand room, features a wide hallway and a library room with warm wood tones, built-in cabinetry on all 4 walls and its own terrace. The foyer in the master flanks the sleeping/spa quarter with a private office suite. The master bathroom rivals a hotel spa. Featuring the amenities of a steam shower system a circular jacuzzi tub, closets, and a His and Her cabinet sink area. The secondary master suite on the first floor is equally impressive and off the family room. The first floor is wrapped in blue stone terraces and allows for picturesque sunsets. Ascend the custom staircase, enjoy the width of the meandering hallway leading to 3 en suites with walk in closets, well appointed bathrooms, soaring architectural ceilings and the panoramic views. Complimenting the second floor is a large storage room, a substantial secondary office with space for a full conference area and the entryway into the secluded 2 bedroom apartment. The lower level is an entertainment Mecca highlighted by a full service spa, wine cellar, movie room, gym, music, bar and a regulation squash/basketball court. Worth noting to the estate is the organic development land ventures of the vineyard and bee honey enterprise. Windward Farm Estate is limitless to one's creative imagination. Stand in awe of endless choices for your life-recreational and major hospitality events.
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Hearthside. Contact: (267) 350-5555