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Welcome to Stevens Road Estate, a Legacy Home with breathtaking views and privacy. This 20-acre property maintains complete privacy, stretching eastward down a gentle hillside under the cover of a high ridge. Located along the I-5 corridor, midway between the Bay Area and Portland, The estate is a short drive to conveniences, the Rogue Valley International Airport, world-class theater, award-winning wineries and incredible outdoor activities. Facing the sunrise and the breathtaking Mt McLoughlin, this extraordinary property provides the perfect balance between the expansive beauty of rural life and the delights of modern living. This home boasts over 10,000 square feet of living space and state of the art construction, energy efficiency, 1GB internet speeds and smart home technology.
An arched double doorway opens to a grand entrance way with an elegant chandelier, delicate wall sconces and inset shelves for sculptures, bestowing the timeless grace of European design. Just beyond, a spacious living room features a vaulted cathedral ceiling, fireplace, and four French doors (2 with phantom screens), that open to a large covered deck. The stunning view stretches over the valley to the peak of Mt McLoughlin. A formal dining area sits aside the central living space, with still enough room for a piano or second sitting area at the south end. Tile flooring and clean lines maintain an airy, modern feel.
To the left of the living room, the California Chestnut wood floor leads to a marvelous, open kitchen, a show-stopping space for both family time and casual entertaining. Combining high-end chef amenities with powerful wooden ceiling beams, large windows and a sculptural arch over the six burner Wolf cooktop, this room surrounds you in the comfort and elegance of a French country kitchen. Two large center islands are joined by a carved Black Walnut corner to form an L shape that doubles the glittering granite counter space, custom cabinetry and drawer space, and features open shelving for decorative pieces. Opposite a built-in desk and bookshelf, French doors with phantom screens lead to the deck and sumptuous view. The grand space extends into a large family area with room for an informal breakfast table as well as couch and arm chairs, facing built-in cabinetry and a flat screen TV. A powder room is conveniently located between the kitchen and living room spaces. The butler's pantry extends the elegance and attention to detail with more than ample shelving, a bright window, granite countertops, and a center butcher block island, below hanging pots and ceiling beams. Beside the butler's pantry is the well-appointed laundry room with ample storage and counter space. The main level guest suite has a private entrance and its own private bathroom suite.
At the south end of the home is the extravagant Master Suite centers on a large bedroom, with four skylights and French doors leading to the upper deck and large picture windows that capture an amazing sunrise view. Power shades, remote controls and a coffee bar, provide the essentials for deep rest and private mornings. The bathroom is expansive and has His and Hers wings with each including private baths, fully-equipped walk-in closets and dressing areas. Between is a large, central jetted-tub with a two-sided fireplace. 'His' wing converts to a Safe Room via a hidden door. The en-suite office features two beautiful built-in desks and cabinetry.
On the lower level, the elevator and stairs open onto a stylish brown and white checkered cork floor that leads to a spacious billiards room with a beamed ceiling. To the left, a large, lively entertainment space enjoys a full wet bar, kitchen, half bath and French doors that open to the patio. Adjacent is a beautiful, temperature-controlled wine cellar with stunning woodwork and a tasting table, designed in Tuscan style.
Opposite the entertainment area, the Caretaker's suite is a completely self-contained studio apartment with a private entrance, separate garage and private patio. This lovely living space is adorned with a kitchenette, full bath, ample closet and storage area, and a Murphy bed.
The downstairs guest bedroom has its own full bath and French doors leading to the lower patio. The room is spacious and features great views as well. There is a second laundry room on the lower level, mechanical room, large exercise room/2nd office and a hidden room tucked behind a hallway bookshelf.
The entire house features state of the art Geothermal climate control with radiant flooring heat on multiple zones, plus forced air for heating and cooling. Roof-top Solar Panels are on a net metering system. "Earth Advantage" energy efficient certification for the house was achieved. The home is handicap accessible and equipped with a new whole house on-demand back-up generator. The attached, four-car garage features a full bathroom and back garage door for a golf cart or other vehicles.
Outside, the waterproof upper deck is just under 1500 square feet, 800 covered and 650 in the open air. An exterior spiral staircase connects the deck and lower patio. The lower patio space provides an additional 1,470 square feet of covered outdoor living space for entertaining or relaxing. The construction of a large and luxurious pool and outdoor entertaining area has been started and is ready for the new owners vision.
The climate-controlled greenhouse is a very special feature. Inside, flowers and non-regional fruits, like citrus and bananas, can thrive as well as year round access to fresh fruits and vegetables. Just outside is a small fruit orchard as well.
From sunrise to sunset, this property has unique and heartwarming views. A stunning sunrise in the morning is complimented by a late afternoon sun that casts down an incredible warm light, painting the valley and distant mountains with a vibrant glow. When the sun begins to set behind the ridge, Mt McLoughlin, the sweeping pastures and the small distant pond turn a shell pink, until the lights of the valley begin to glow. Brought to you by LandLeader in partnership with Martin Outdoor Property Group, a leading Southern Oregon Real Estate team for land, homes with acreage, vineyards, and waterfront property.