Built by Burkett Miller circa 1935, this iconic home is beautifully positioned on 1.6 +/- lushly landscaped acres across from the western brow in Lookout Mountain, TN. This elegant, yet comfortable home boasts 6 bedrooms and 5.5 baths, with 2 master suites, one on the main and one upstairs plus over 7,000 +/- square feet, as well as a 3 bay garage and fantastic outdoor living spaces including the heated pool and pool house making it the perfect spot to gather and entertain. This historic home has only had 3 owners and offers a unique generational opportunity to the discerning buyer seeking a prestigious residence with a rich history and truly one of the best lots on the Tennessee side of the mountain. The home is equally as impressive from the front and the back, and the setting has been enhanced with beautiful stone patios and walkways, custom made iron railings, a delightful pond with waterfall, circular driveways, a central fountain, and charming gated entries. The interior is a wonderful blend of the traditional and modern with beautiful crown moldings, hardwood and tile flooring throughout, solid wood doors, many original light fixtures, multiple fireplaces, updated kitchen and baths and lovely natural lighting due to the many French doors and windows. Your tour begins with the dedicated foyer that has a beautiful leaded glass door the seller found in Pennsylvania and had fitted for the home. The foyer opens to a dining room on one side and the formal living room on the other. The living room has a wood burning fireplace and adjoins the sunroom which has French doors on either end accessing front and rear patios. The dining room has a gas fireplace and adjoins the family room with surround sound providing a nice flow for entertaining. The kitchen and breakfast area has recently been enlarged and will definitely appeal to the home chef. The kitchen has granite and marble countertops, stone tile backsplash, under-cabinet lighting, a large center island, stainles appliances including Thermador gas cooktop, warming drawer and double wall ovens, and Subzero refrigerator and double freezer drawers. A walk-in pantry with an extra refrigerator/freezer is located next to a convenient bar with a sink and an ice maker. There is a 2nd built-in workspace just off the breakfast area and the new primary suite, and the breakfast area is flanked by French doors to the covered patio which has a wood burning fireplace, a built-in curved stone bench and wall mounted heaters so you can use the space year-round. The primary suite is quite versatile and could easily be utilized as a gathering or playroom due to its size and amenities. It has a wood burning fireplace, surround sound system, built-in window seat and access to the patio, as well as 2 walk-in closets and a private bath with separate vanities, soaking tub, and separate shower with body jets. The upper level has a large landing with plenty of room for a sitting area, the 2nd master suite, 4 additional bedrooms, 4 full baths and a study with a built-in desk. This 2nd level primary suite has a separate sitting room with a remote-controlled gas fireplace, a walk-in closet, a regular closet and a private bath with dual vanity, jetted tub and separate shower - also with body jets. 2 additional bedrooms have private baths, while the other two are connected by a J and J bath. All of the closets have great organizer systems, and if additional storage is needed, you will love having the partial basement. Head out back to fenced pool area where you find a gunite pool with automated cover, a spa with waterfall feature and the pool house with a heated living space with a refreshment center that has an ice maker and mini-fridge, speaker system (inside and out), and NanaWall glass door system that can be opened or closed depending on the season. There is also a full bath with a shower, pool equipment room and a second storage room for your pool toys. A fun tree house offers an additional spot for outdoor fun. All of this, and there is also plenty of yard space for both kids and pets, and the mountain is a great place to go out for a walk or bike ride. Simply a wonderful opportunity to become a part of the history of this home and the Lookout Mountain community just minutes from downtown Chattanooga, so please call for more information and to schedule your private showing. Prequalification required. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify any and all information they deem important.
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty.