Welcome home to The White Chapel Estate, located on nearly 4 acres on the most prestigious street in Southlake and all of Tarrant County in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex of Texas. Prepare to be pampered by the elegant beauty of this estate. The attention to detail and quality is unrivaled.
Drive through the private gates onto this majestic property and bronze statues greet you as you round the pond and gazebo to enter the circle drive around the large angel fountain. The home includes hand carved limestone features, inlaid marble entry, crotch mahogany accents, lavish ceiling treatments and a $400,000 slate roof capping the home.
GRAND SALON and SMART HOME SECURITY
The grand entrance is flanked on both sides by stunning landscape. As you approach the hand carved front doors you will be stunned by the beauty of the two-story entrance. Once inside you will notice handcrafted balcony railings which took one year to complete. The home opens to the two-story grand salon, where an antique mirror from the late 1800s adds to the dramatic and welcoming air of the home. Many charity functions have been hosted here as the spacious layout lends itself to grand yet intimate gatherings for family and friends. Extensive home details blend beautifully ornate historical charm and modern amenities, such as the superbly designed fireplace and the hidden all-encompassing, phone-controlled security system with extensive cameras, Lutron lighting control, and extensive Elan Smart Home controls.
The kitchen is the true heart of the home. Among the meticulous design details, the chef will delight in these luxury amenities:
THEATRE, WINE COOLER and STORAGE EVERYWHERE
This estate includes several spaces specifically designed for relaxation and entertaining. For nights in, head to the first floor, fully equipped movie theater that includes 14 electronic reclining seats on three levels, allowing a great screen view for everyone.
The exquisitely painted, temperature-controlled wine cooler holds at least 300 bottles, perfect for storing your wine collection. On every floor, the home offers unsurpassed storage, including a cedar storage closet and third floor thousand square feet, airconditioned and floored attic that can be accessed by both the elevator and stairs.
MAJESTIC MASTER SUITE AND BATH
This one-of-a-kind luxurious estate offers as much privacy as it does beauty and spacious rooms. After a long day, head to the master retreat that is aglow from the natural light streaming from the floor-to-ceiling windows in the sitting area. The master bath is a true sight to behold. Soak in the oversized jacuzzi tub against a backdrop of ornately etched glass or enjoy the relaxing multi-head steam shower. You’ll enjoy the grandeur of the his-and-her vanities and love the magnificent and enormous dual walk in closets with sitting areas and a center island for additional storage.
TWO HOME OFFICES AND AN APARTMENT
There are two luxurious offices, offering great options for working from home. The main office is the library with crotch mahogany paneling and a hidden nine foot by eight foot secretary office offers a more private location for focused study. The second office has built ins and beautiful views out back.
For keeping additional family members or guests, the home includes an apartment with separate entry. This apartment includes a large bedroom with a desk and sitting area, a full kitchen, den, and a large in suite bath that contains an oversized walk-in closet with a washer and dryer. The apartment has access to main home when owner chooses to unlock connecting door.
Additional amenities include a geothermal system that provides the air-conditioning and heating at a substantial savings with almost all rooms possessing individual temperature controls. The estate even includes a whole home natural gas generator to keep the estate going in the event of an electrical power failure. Separate entrance to the 12x16 mechanical room housing the main controls for the property including HVACS. Don't miss that concealed amongst the lush landscaping lies ample parking for guests. As many as 75 cars have been valet parked on the property for lavish events.
POND, POOL AND FOUNTAINS
As you venture outdoors, you are invited to your private, resort-style oasis. There are shaded sitting areas underneath the second-floor balconies and poolside lounge chairs for soaking in sunshine and relaxing fresh air. The grand, sparkling pool is perfect for exercise and entertaining, offering several in-pool sitting areas, angled water jets, and an ornate fountain.
Whether you choose to sit by the pond, in the Gazebo, or enjoy the beautiful backyard, you will experience the sounds of the multiple fountains. Living in this estate feels like living in a beautifully landscaped park with all the conveniences of living close to Southlake Town center and only fifteen minutes from DFW International Airport. An 800 foot well provides water to the pond and for use in watering the landscape.