Looking to own a magnificent piece of Bratenahl History? Here is your chance! This grand historical carriage house has been completely restored while retaining the original architectural details. The dramatic great room, once the stables, features the original vaulted and beamed ceiling. The remarkable Chef?s kitchen is designed for the most serious cook, equipped with all top-of the-line professional appliances, granite, and doors to the patio. Coffered ceilings in the family room that overlooks the in-ground pool, Lake Erie and Newport harbor! This home includes servant?s quarters, and 2 extra fully renovated in-law suites, each with granite, marble, and 2+ bedrooms- endless possibilities!! Upscale community, private gated entranceway, Shoreby Club, this home is truly fascinating!
Foyer, 22' x 13'
Two-story living room, 39' x 18'
Formal dining area, 20' x 14'
Family room, 20' x 19'
Carpeted office, 20' x 12'
Kitchen, 30' x 14'
Landing, 18' x 14'
Carpeted master suite, 16' x 16'
Carpeted bedroom two, 15' x 15'
Carpeted bedroom three, 14' x 10'
Carpeted bedroom four, 13' x 12'
Carpeted bedroom five, 16' x 12'
Two Carriage Houses
In-ground heated pool
Dramatic, vintage double wood doors open to a sun-splashed, barrel vaulted foyer with polished slate floor and arched doorways leading to pool, family and living rooms, reverse staircase leading to second floor and double glass doors opening to patio and pool. Step up into the stunning two-story living room with polished hardwood floor, original, wood buttressed ceiling, floor-to-ceiling sandstone fireplace flanked with built-in cabinets, floor-to-ceiling cabinet housing dry bar and glass and linen storage. Glass doors off the living room open to grassy, flowered courtyard and side exit leading to patio and pool. Off the living room is a guest bedroom/study which opens to adjacent office. The carpeted office has double glass doors opening to grassy courtyard.
Adjacent to the office is a full marble bath with marble encased soaking tub, shower stall and access to fenced area leading to pool. This bath also services swimmers from the pool.
Restored and refinished original stable doors slide to open to Snaidero-designed gourmet kitchen with wood floor, working granite-topped island with sink, Sub-Zero combination refrigerator/freezer, pull-out custom pantry shelf, commercial six-burner gas Thermador range with both cooking and warming ovens and double doors leading to patio with grilling area and breathtaking water views.
Main floor also features:
-great room with coved, wood ceiling
-formal dining area with wood floor, vintage "stable" doors leading to courtyard and built-in serving counter with marble top
-sun-brightened family room with double glass doors opening to patio and pool, wall-size custom entertainment cabinet (including drop-down desktop) and unobstructed harbor and lake views
A natural wood staircase leads to second floor sunlit area with hardwood floors, which is wired to accommodate working office and enjoys harbor views leading to carpeted master suite.
Master suite features vaulted ceiling, attractive window seating overlooking harbor, gas-fired two-way fireplace flanked with entertainment center, built-in speakers and gorgeous Verde marble glamour bath sharing two-way bedroom fireplace. Master bathroom has Jacuzzi, matching marble double vanity in a warmly finished cabinet with adjacent towel storage cabinet and marble custom shower with both rain head and additional shower heads. Additionally, carpeted hallway leads to two walk-in custom, room-size closets designed for him and for her with various dressers, shoe racks, etc.
Additional second floor living space includes:
-carpeted guest bedroom which opens to French balcony overlooking courtyard, including a full ceramic tile bath with shower stall, single vanity and custom linen storage
-fully equipped laundry with full, ceramic bath with vintage claw-foot tub
-carpeted bedrooms three and four overlook courtyard
This historic property also features two well-appointed, newly renovated carriage houses, separated by brick, arched porte-co-chere parking or walk-through, with courtyard separating them from main house and work well as guest units, in-law suites or rentals.
First Carriage House (1,386 sq. ft.):
-Living room, 17' x 15' - featuring wood floors
-Dining area, 12' x 8'
-Remodeled kitchen,13' x 8' - features wood floor, granite counters, side-by-side refrigerator, Whirlpool gas range, dishwasher and several glass front china/glass cabinets
-Carpeted master suite, 14' x 13' - opens to full bath
-Carpeted bedroom two, 18' x 14' - has access to walk-up attic
-Full ceramic tile bath with tub/shower combination
-Bright, clean basement houses full laundry and mechanicals
-Forced hot air heating
Second Carriage House (1,307 sq. ft.):
-Living room, 18' x 16' - has marble floor
-Dining area, 14' x 8' - features marble floor and brick walls
-Remodeled kitchen, 14' x 10' - has marble floor, granite counters, side-by-side refrigerator, Whirlpool gas range and dishwasher
-Carpeted master suite, 18' x 13' - features original tile bath with showerstall which opens to carpeted sitting area
-Carpeted bedroom two, 14' x 13'
-Carpeted bedroom three, 14' x 10' - features ceramic tile bath with tub/shower combination
-Carpeted bedroom four, 14' x 11' - adjoins bedroom four and features leaded glass bay window
-Carpeted hallway opening to French balcony and brick staircase leading to courtyard
-Access to walk-up attic
-Bright, clean basement houses laundry and mechanicals
-Forced hot air heating
-attached three-car heated garage with mechanical room
-built-in sound system with speakers in most rooms
-multi-zoned forced hot air heating with four furnaces in main house and two in carriages houses
-original wall construction is three to four bricks wide which allows for excellent sound proofing
-two hot water tanks
-in-ground sprinkler system
-all bathroom fixtures replaced with modern sinks, faucets and water-saving commodes
-access to private 900 foot sandy beach with gazebo at entrance to harbor
-completely rebuilt, renovated and redesigned in 2000 with new plumbing, electrical, HVAC units and floors
-city water and sewer
-heated in-ground pool with sandstone deck
Additional Monthly fees:
-$240.00 - Shoreby Club (an equity international organization) dues, including summer lakeside swimming, fitness center, conference rooms, guest rooms and formal and informal dining, and for boaters, a private yacht basin with docks from 35 to 100 ft. along with harbor master and 24-hour dock help
-$370.00 - includes snow removal from common areas and trash removal, maintenance of private street and lighting, landscaping of common area and professional management