Have you ever dreamed of living in a castle house? If so, there is a beautiful modern day castle for sale and this expansive home in Southlake, TX may be just what you are looking for.
Located in The Cliffs at Clariden Ranch this capacious home boasts 8 bedrooms, 8 full bathrooms, 4 half-bathrooms, 2 dining rooms, 8 fireplaces and 5 living spaces all contained within 19, 673 square feet.
Upon first viewing the castle house, you will notice that the exterior of this home contains multiple tall towers surrounded my immaculate landscaping. These towers are what give this home its castle-like aesthetic. The tall thin windows and steep, peaked rooflines draw the eye upward and enhance the height of the home.
In this residence, each room is expertly designed to allow for a seamless transition throughout the homes many spaces. The tall ceilings, exquisite woodwork, as well as beautiful tile and wood floors display an old-world elegance. The warm color palette and dark woodwork found throughout provides a comfortable and welcoming ambience. The chef’s kitchen is outfitted with multiple pantries, a breakfast bar and island. The beautiful wood cabinetry and richly-colored tile floors provide a beautiful, yet functional aspect to this space. In addition, the size of the kitchen and top-of-the-line appliances are sure to make preparing those holiday feasts a breeze.
The castle master bedroom with its coffered ceilings and striking hearth provide a warm, inviting space to relax at the end of each day. A small reading nook is located directly off the bedroom space and is an ideal place to relax with a cup of coffee and a good book.
This palatial residence has plenty of space to accommodate the hobbies and interests of its inhabitants. The media room and game room both provide excellent spaces to host friends and family. The custom, built-in cabinets in the wine cellar allow for a large wine collection. The wine room also contains a fireplace and seating area where one can enjoy a glass of wine.
A large craft studio is available for the creative soul. It provides plenty of room to craft, paint, draw and reflect without needing to worry about encroaching upon other residents in the home.For the car enthusiast, the garage is built to house 12+ vehicles. Moreover, there is additional space available for entertaining fellow car enthusiasts.
While the design and finishes of this home are beautiful, the outdoor space is equally alluring. It is designed in such a way as to take advantage of the Texan sun while providing plenty of shaded area to relax and enjoy the company of friends and family. The unique pool area features a large, stone waterfall and plenty of space to swim. The outdoor kitchen is fully equipped with a large space for grilling.
This palatial residence is designed with a nod to the past while containing all the necessary amenities of the present. The French and Tudor designs of the interconnecting rooms are exquisite and do not require added ornamentation. This home is built and designed for a homeowner who appreciates the finer things in life and is drawn toward traditionally-designed spaces.
Photographer: Landon Day
The view from above showcases the castle-like feel of this expansive estate.
The tile work in the front entrance creates the illusion of an intricate carpet.
This grand dining room, located at the front of the house, is accentuated by impressive wood archways and a deep, copper-colored ceiling.
A large wooden staircase with intricate ironwork provides an impressive view upon entering the home.
This substantial master bedroom contains an intricate recessed ceiling and expansive wood and stone hearth, providing a true master retreat.
The dark, wood built-ins surrounding the fireplace are the perfect place to display favorite books and decorating accents.
With its double, custom vanities, this master ensuite provides ample space for the homeowners to get ready each morning.
A luxurious, recessed bathing area, flanked by his and her showers, ensures that no one will be waiting in line to use the facilities in this impressive bathroom.
Providing a view to the living space below, this second-floor walkway continues in the style of the home with an intricate, ironwork railing and exquisite, coffered ceilings.
There is no need to visit your local movie theater with the comfortable seating and large viewing screen in this media room.
This generous kitchen features a substantial island and breakfast bar ideal for preparing and serving family and friends.
The cooking area features a custom range hood, convenient pot filler, double ovens and a high-end cooktop, making it the ideal kitchen in which to create tasty, culinary delights.
Washing dishes couldn’t be any easier with double dishwashers and an unobstructed view of the attached family room.
The intricate, coffered ceilings are continued throughout this open concept space to create a cozy, welcoming conversation area.
This space is an artist’s dream. It provides excellent lighting, plenty of storage space and room to work on various projects at one time.
The wine cellar provides plenty of space for a large, wine collection and seating for conversation around a roaring fire.
This man cave is equipped with a poker table, bar and media area for guys-night-in.
As an extension of the “man cave”, this 12-car garage provides an excellent space to house valuable vehicles.
This covered patio allows a view to the outdoors while providing a respite from the hot, Texan sun.
The large pool area appears to reside in the wilderness, rather than the suburbs. The custom waterfall adds a unique touch to this adventurous, outdoor space.
There is no need to go inside with this outdoor grilling area and TV-viewing patio space.
The structured design of this estate’s landscaping perfectly accentuates the traditional style of the home.
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