Min Square Feet
CountyCherokee - GA
Property Sub TypeSingle Family Residence
AMAZING Equestrian Property! 15 Acres which includes 6+ acres fenced pasture with water! La Dolce Vita-The Sweet Life-the blueprint designed by famed architect Charles Nevinson; the interior curated with amazing finishes from Architectural Accents on Piedmont Road in Buckhead, Georgia this home is as unique and special as you are. Click on circular link to view video. Nestled way back at the end of a quiet, paved country road is a secret place where the pleasures of life and the beauty of nature abound and encircle you. Drive along the six-acre fenced pasture with mature shade trees and happy horses to the custom made, majestic gate. La Dolce Vita is an Estate with abundant space perfect for multi-generational living and an amazing entertaining space that allows the owner to share this slice of paradise. The Estate is comprised of a Main House, Guest House, and Carriage House Apartment providing expansive gathering space, gardens, pool/spa, and pier overlooking Ball Lake. Upon entering the custom-made gate, you see the guesthouse to the left. The guest house features an open concept kitchen/living/dining area and a full bathroom with three bedrooms and spacious office/play area in the loft. Surrounded by beautiful flowers and a peaceful garden the guest house captures the welcome warmth of a country cottage with equestrian décor. Perfect living for in-law home, groundskeeper, nanny, extended family, or guests. Three horse stalls, tack room and covered parking are attached to the guest house. Horses will feel right at home in the stalls or in the pastures where there are water hydrants in each section. A chicken coop with four hens lay enough eggs for the family and there is a garden that currently has blueberries, elderberries, figs and plenty of beds for any vegetable you desire. A bit farther down the drive is the main residence. Built in a Mediterranean style with eclectic European accents the main home has the appearance and feel of a Southern European Villa. The tile behind the stove in the kitchen was from Lord Byron's home. Solid wood doors including the garage doors, abundant lighting invoke the charm of another century. Main house is spacious with large rooms and amazing entertaining space. Upon entering you immediately know this is a very special place. Not just filled with one of kind antiques like the staircase from a Paris Opera House or doors and windows from a London taxi stand in the upstairs office; filled with warmth and light. Walls are venetian plaster; floors are terra cotta; the home is amazing. The outside beckons as you walk onto the expansive deck that overlooks the pool, spa and Ball Lake. Surrounded by trees, abundant trees and a beautiful French courtyard with statuary, two fountains and extensive hardscape.
Master on Main, separate water closets, claw foot tub, separate shower and dual walk-in closets. Walk from master onto a deck overlooking Ball Lake and pool. A true retreat within this beautiful home that provides relief from every day. An antique staircase from the Paris Opera House to the library, guest suite, sitting room and office which overlook the expansive Living Room. There is a finished terrace level with wine cellar, two bedrooms, and full bath. The detail and investment put into this beautiful home is impossible to place a value on. Unique and special filled with one of a kind treasures the main home is truly priceless. Main house and three car garage showcase beautiful antique and custom-made iron work and solid wood doors. Above the garage you will find the third living area of the Carriage House Apartment. Bright and open space is perfect for extended living space, teen or in-law space, a separate office, or guests. Private entry opens onto a spacious area with kitchenette, full bath, dining area, lots of storage overlooking the beautiful courtyard. Unique. Special. One of a Kind. It is time to make La Dolce Vita- The Sweet Life- your own.