Welcome to Overton Crest, one of the most sought-after locations in Ft. Worth with breathtaking views of the downtown skyline coupled with views of the TCU football stadium. This stunning estate took elite craftsman over four years to complete under the guidance of architect, Dan Wheaton and builder, Rick Williams.
As you enter the 12-foot wrought iron gates provide access to the motor court and the lime stone adorned estate nestled on 1.82 perfectly manicured acres. The oversized iron doors greet you at the front steps is the perfect entry into this breathtaking French designed home.
Upon entering, take note of the soaring ceilings, intricate details, and abundant natural light. This home is equipped with the highest quality finish out that makes this home truly unique to the DFW area. The entry way leads to the spacious living area with 28-foot ceilings, an imported marble fireplace, an exquisite crystal chandelier and floor to ceiling windows that have gorgeous views of the estate and downtown Fort Worth. There is so many details encompassed in this space, sit down, look around and admire the work that has been put into this magnificent home.
As you continue through the home there are features that you may not see that make this home so special. A fortune has been invested in Lutron and Creston electronic systems, which control an elaborate internal and external lighting system, audio and video systems, security system, drapery, fireplaces and all 12 zones of HVAC. You can operate any of these features from the numerous all key pads throughout the home, or from your smart phone and iPad.
Just off the entry, you will also find the dining room. Notice the detail in the molding, the Versailles patterned floors, the stunning crystal chandelier and conveniently located butler’s pantry. And if you’re needing a cocktail for dinner or to enjoy in the living room, the built-in wet bar is the perfect place to get one.
The kitchen and family room welcome an open-concept, perfect for entertaining. The hand scraped hardwood floors, Reznikoff customized cabinetry, and granite countertops. This kitchen is equipped for the largest of dinner parties. Two ovens, two food warmers and two subzero refrigerators make entertaining a breeze.
As you enter the master wing of the home you will notice the spacious bedroom, two separate master bath suites, a shared cedar closer and a wet bar. What you might not see is the comfortable size safe room, a perfect place to take shelter from storms or intruders. Holding on to the wrought iron banister, take the spiral staircase to the second floor of home. As you arrive to the top of the staircase you will find two bedrooms with their own on-suite, perfect for guests or children.
When you cross over the open walkway to the other wing of the second floor you will find an exercise room with a customer-built sauna and an extra-large steam shower. Your workout won’t feel much like work with the idealistic views of Fort Worth. After your daily sweat, grab a beverage and relax on the outside patio. If movies are more your speed, head across the hall to the customized theater room that was modeled after the old theaters in Chicago. Choose from any one of the 12 oversized reclining seats and enjoy your favorite film. You will also find an oversized bedroom that could be used as a second master or even a game room. Lastly, you will find the second office in the home with ample storage for display pieces or you could turn it into a built-in bookshelf.
The possibilities with this home are endless. Now to enjoy the grounds! The entire estate is surrounded by a 10-foot-high wrought iron fencing that is unprecedented in the DFW area. As you explore the back yard you will notice how seamlessly the home and pool area are tied together utilizing terraced stairs made of limestone and slate stepping stones. The multi-million-dollar investment that was put into the backyard design brought together two different lots with different elevations seamlessly. The pool area is fully equipped for any and all entertaining. The fully equipped pool house has a full kitchen, powder room, and a Viking grill and can be utilized year-round with the heated pool. The 24 speaker music system controls 6 zones of enjoyment, including upper balconies, back patios, landscaping and the pool and pool house. Set the mood with the elaborate external landscape lighting equipped with 6 different evening scenes.
The attention to detail inside and outside of the home is sure to blow you away!
Lot Acres: 1.8200