Nestled on more than 12 sculpted acres with direct Mohawk River frontage with access to the Erie Canal, the ornate castle was constructed in 1992.
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for someone seeking an elegant upstate New York family home or summer retreat just minutes from Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Adirondack Mountains.”
The eye-catching estate, which is surrounded by mature apple orchards boasts five bedrooms, seven full and three half baths.
Crafted from 2,200 tons of Ithaca’s stone the elegant home has a first floor master suite with his and her bathrooms, her beautiful painted tiled sewing room, massage room, 15 fireplaces, $3.5 million worth of imported Scandanavian marble flooring, hundreds of unique hand-painted Portuguese tiles, a formal dining room featuring 24 karat gold gilded ceilings and moldings, walnut design inlaid hardwood floors, miles of mahogany moldings, a five-floor glass elevator, four galleries, and a servant’s kitchen with its own elevator.
Other distinguishings of this fairy tale home in the Empire State include: a sailboat-shaped indoor pool with separate hot tub, a four-story solarium encased by a teak balcony, a mermaid bar with see-thru views of the pool, sauna, a radiant-ready heated, stone driveway, and dancing opera, water and tulip fountains.
Perfect for year-round entertaining, the enchanting estate also offers sweeping terraces with Adirondack Flagstone, limestone and granite for memorable, elegant, outdoor parties, a 12+ car underground heated, garage, a private area to land a helicopter, and just minutes from a regional airport with private jet access.