2727 Sulphur Springs   |   $11,995,000   |   Represented Seller

 
 

The Wax Estate, which is considered an architectural wonder of Napa Valley. It is one of two California estates designed by internationally renowned architect Robert M Carrerre in 1941.

 

A master of classic architecture, Carrerre designed the estate to reflect the quintessential California ranch style home. His balance between comfort and elegance is shown by the subtleness of it’s luxurious features.

Impeccably restored by renowned builder Richard Wax & Associates in 2001, this 12,000 sq. ft. estate rests serenely on 20-plus acres overlooking the breathtaking Napa Valley and surrounded by the Mayacamas Mountains. The main residence features a pair of master suites, 4 guest suites, 10 baths, 3 offices and much more. Every room is a representation of the finest design, workmanship and materials.

 
 
 
 

Details

BED | 6

BATH | 10 FULL

TYPE | RESIDENTIAL  

SQ.FT | 12,000

LOT SIZE | 20 ACRES

After winding through vineyards, pastures and stands of oak, madrone and bay trees, then passing through the estate’s majestic wrought iron gates, one is greeted by manicured lawns, elegant parterre gardens and paths perfect for an afternoon stroll. Numerous al fresco dining opportunities – including both spacious and intimate settings — a pool, private spa, expansive portico and loggia are just a few examples of how the home is designed for year-round outdoor enjoyment as well as indoor comforts.

Those indoor comforts include a great room featuring a stunning Louis XIV fireplace originally ensconced in a French chateau, and a banquet-size formal dining room hosting hand-painted Chinoiserie mural wallpaper. The main residence also provides a state-of-the-art gourmet kitchen, wine cellar, sunroom, exercise studio and library. A 2 bedroom, 2 bath guesthouse rests above a 3- car garage and multi-vehicle carport.

While it assures the utmost in privacy and serenity, “The Wax Estate” is also just minutes above picturesque St. Helena, the quintessential Napa Valley Wine Country village, offer- ing world-class dining, shopping, galleries and inns, and a gateway to nearby internationally acclaimed wineries.