232 North Fork Crystal Springs Road
St. Helena, CA 94574
Year Built: 2004
Interior: 10,135 sq. ft. (approx.)
Land: 40.18 acres (approx.)
This remarkable offering brings together a veritable who's who in architecture, construction, and landscape design, to create an estate like no other. This extraordinary Howard Backen-designed residence, pool house and guest house are perfectly-sited on a 40 +/- acre parcel with exceptional views, privacy, and close-in access. The U-shaped main home is sheathed in tawny irregular limestone and surrounds a large inner courtyard that flows seamlessly through a myriad of pocketing doors into the grand hall and public rooms, creating a layout designed for entertaining. The home's rich interiors, punctuated with stone and beautiful walnut wood detail, offer an impressive list of features and amenities. Beyond the main residence lies a spacious rustic-timbered pool house, a lighted bocce court and a charming board and batten guest house. Located in a prestigious neighborhood among noteworthy vintners and high-end residences, this dream estate is the ultimate in Napa Valley living.