This palatial Italian manor is a perfect blend of elegant design, flawless artistry and sumptuous comfort. Located north of Sunset on one of the most desirable streets in Beverly Hills, this very private residence reflects the extraordinary vision of architect Richard Landry. Completed in 2010 after four years or tireless work, this is a home created for a lifestyle of private relaxation and sophisticated indoor-outdoor entertaining. Every material, fixture and finish has been hand-picked and imported for quality, elegance, and refined beauty. Exceptional details include a spectacular leaded glass skylight, groin-vault and coffered ceilings, Baccarat and Schonbek crystal chandeliers, hand-painted ceilings, hand-carved marble fireplaces, precision water-cut Italian marble inlays, Crestron home system, 2,000 lb. commercial elevator and 2 generators for back-up power supply. Wide galleries connect formal spaces, such as the gorgeous living room, dining room, family room, office/library, and game room which houses a temperature- controlled 400-bottle wine room, while numerous wide, custom-made, imported shatter-proof doors open to the majestic landscaped grounds. The gourmet chef's kitchen is chic and expansive, with Baccarat crystal chandeliers suspended over a huge marble island. Complete with professional appliances, NEFF custom cabinets, a large butler's pantry, and charming and spacious breakfast area with wraparound multi-light doors, the kitchen opens to a spacious heated pavilion, perfect for outdoor dining, with motorized awning covers and a full outdoor kitchen and barbecue. The estate's upper floor houses four generous bedroom suites, each with its' own foyer, which include the primary suite, each with a luxurious marble bath and generous walk-in closet. The primary suite has a majestic fireplace and sitting area, a grand resort spa-style marble bath with heated floors and a full sauna. This amazing suite also features two custom closets with NEFF cabinets. A large balcony overlooks the pool. The office adjoining the primary bedroom boasts perfectly arched double doors and is also accessible from the central chandelier landing. For luxurious film screenings, the estate hosts a remarkable movie theater with coffered ceiling, tiered seating, and premier quality screen and projector. On the villa's lower level is a full staff suite, an audio/video room with autonomous controls, a large storage room, a subterranean collector's garage with space for 12 or more vehicles, and an attached guard room with electronic monitoring, a half bath, and a kitchen. The gorgeous landscaped grounds of this astonishing estate provide an extraordinary setting for elegant entertaining and daily pleasures. The centerpiece is a 54-foot pool with blue glass tiles and designs that direct the eye to a raised spa within a classic cupola. Beyond the cupola is a professional-quality gym with a full bath and sauna. Fountains, manicured lawns, graceful trees, and open and
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