Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty

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1232 Rue De La Paix Way ~ Place Des Vosges Amd $2,875,000
This extraordinary home sits at the corner of Rue De La Paix and South Wynden in the gated Place De Vosges Park neighborhood. The iron entry gate leads to the front door through the fenced front yard.
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The front door. The house features a limestone exterior with brick above and a standing seam metal roof.
The fenced front yard and patio area. French doors open from the downstairs den. The pictured balcony off of the dining room overlooks the front yard.
The roof terrace with a fireplace and summer kitchen, outdoor speakers, lighting and great views.
The front entry with a groin vaulted ceiling and antique brick flooring. Faux painting by Segreto.
The arched passageway from the attached three car garage comes into the formal entry. The house has whole house back up generators with automatic transfer switching, Lutron lighting and a home automation and audio system with touchpad controls.
The downstairs den is light filled room with a fireplace and lighted display shelving. The French doors open to the front yard and patio.
The downstairs den connects back to a full bedroom and bath that can also be an office area.
A wet bar with a under-counter refrigerator and ice-maker is located in the passageway connecting the downstairs den and the back bedroom #4/home office.
An iron handrail and wooden treads and risers adorn the winding stairway to all levels. An elevator also serves all levels of the home. The door at the right is a large coat closet under the stairs.
The second level landing looking into the living room. Note the Zuber hand-painted French wallpaper. This large open space has accommodated a grand piano.
The living room has a handsome fireplace and lighted book/display shelving over cabinet storage. The house is set up with a Sonos sound system that will operate off of your Iphone!
Looking towards the stair landing from th living room. High ceilings and beautiful wide-plank hardwood flooring.
The living room looking towards the Island kitchen has French doors opening to a terrace area with pleasant courtyard views.
The terrace off of the living room.
The Island kitchen with breakfast bar seating and high quality Miele appliances
The refrigerator/freezer with a front facade matching the cabinetry seen to the right of the microwave, oven, warming drawer and 6 burner gas cooktop; all Miele appliances.
The kitchen sink has courtyard views through casement windows. A second sink is located at the Island.
The formal dining room with Zuber hand-painted wallpaper depicting Boston Harbor. The door to the left opens in to a walk-in Wine vault with shelving and two 7 foot Miele glass front wine storage coolers with 3 programmable temperature zones.
The dining room again with more Zuber hand-painted wallpaper depicting Niagra Falls and scenes of West Point in the 1800's. Cased openings to the stair landing and the kitchen hallway/butler's pantry.
The formal powder bath with a Geberit commode and wall mounted flush plates.
The third floor landing with a window seat and lots of natural light offers access to the Master Suite, Bedroom #2 and the Hallway to the elevator and utility room.
The master bedroom with coffered ceiling heights to 10 feet. Custom remote controlled drapes and blackout shades. Beautiful wide plank hardwood flooring.
The master bath with an over-sized shower, a whirlpool tub and his and her sinks and water closets with Geberit commodes and Toto Washlet power toilet seats. Vignettes painted by Segreto.
One of three large walk-in closets in the Master Suite, all outfitted by Programme Martin.
Bedroom #2 with front yard views through casement windows. This bedroom has a walk-in closet and a well appointed full bath.
The Billiards Room at the top of the stairway. Greta views and access to the outdoor roof terrace and the media/game room.
The media/game room with Sonos surround sound and an electronic retractable projection screen. Double pocket privacy doors at the opening to Billiards Room.
Bedroom #3 again with high ceilings a walk-in closet and access to a full bath with shower.
The Bedroom #3 full bath with shower can also serve the media/game room.
The three car attached climate controlled garage with insulated doors has a workshop area, closet storage, custom epoxy flooring, electronic car charing ports and a fourth garage door to private outdoor 4th tandem parking area or fenced back yard.
Listed by Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty