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11921 Barryknoll Ln. ~ Riedel Estates $2,599,000
11921 Barryknoll is a beautiful 2 story home located in the highly sought after neighborhood of Riedel Estates. The home has 2 bedrooms located on the first floor and 3 bedrooms on the second floor.
The circular driveway leads to the 4-car garage with dual automated openers. An automated sprinkler system services the entire property.
Mature landscaping in the front with multiple trees demonstrate the architecturally appealing facade of this stucco and stone home. Solid iron, double doors greet your guests as they make their way up the walkway.
You are immediately greeted by the dramatic staircase with over-sized openings to the formal living & dining rooms. While crossing the threshold of this home, take note of the foyer with its 24” x 24” porcelain tile floors.
The vestibule next to the stairs lead you to the wine bar that offers insulated moisture barrier walls and an individual air conditioning unit. The wrought iron deadbolt protected room is sunken 6” which permits wine to cool 10 degrees lower.
Built-in cabinetry with recessed lighting anchor the chiseled stone fireplace which is the focal point of this great room. French doors to the right of the frame lead to the immense backyard.
From this angle, you can appreciate the vastness of the open floor plan. The formal dining room is on the right hand side of the frame.
The kitchen area is the heart and soul of this home. This room is enhanced by granite slab countertops and offers 2 sinks and a west facing window with 70/30 film for additional privacy.
From this angle you notice the open flow of the kitchen, breakfast and living area.
A classic new construction custom kitchen provides a Viking microwave, a 48” Viking fridge and 48” Viking 8-burner cooktop. Completing the appliance package is the 30” Viking stainless steel dishwasher.
This breakfast area to the right of the frame is simply flawless, allowing south and east facing sunlight to illuminate the first floor with its 12' ceiling height.
With plenty of windows, natural light accentuates the living room. Hand-scraped Hickory American-made engineered hardwood flooring are found throughout the living and dining area of this exquisite home.
The secondary bedroom, which can be uitilized as a future pool house, has east facing French doors with backyard access. This room has an option to be converted as an exercise area or additional study if desired.
A walk-in-closet and en suite bathroom is found through every bedroom of this home. Delta fixtures, a Kohler high-efficiency commode and Carrara marble countertops is pictured here.
This grand room offers a sufficient amount of space during large gatherings with friends and family. As we make our way back to the family room, the art niche the east wall leads you to the master bedroom.
This master bedroom suite features a wall of windows and a perfectly positioned door for outdoor access.
The master suite continues the refined finishes found throughout the rest of the home with its 12’ ceiling and built-in coffee bar with beverage fridge.
The master bath has a double sink vanity. Also located in the master suite is a private water closet with a bidet.
The east facing window illuminates the room, has a hydrotherapy tub and a shower with 6 Delta shower heads perfect for relaxation.
Offering a packing island and closet space and reaching from floor to ceiling, this master closet is remarkable to say the least.
The master closet has custom cabinetry with full extension, soft close drawers and 4 chandeliers illuminating the room.
As you make your way up the stairs, dual French doors greet you to the study area which features a 14’ coffered ceiling.
As you make your way through the hallway, you pass a powder bath not shown to the right of the frame. One can use this space as a game room or an upstairs den to casually enjoy the space.
Positioned just off the game room is the bar which offers a sink, granite countertops and also prewired for an additional television
This home would not be complete without a theater room. Sound proof insulation makes this room an ideal place for multiple friends to come over and watch a new release. This room can also be converted into a secret room with bookcase access as well.
Another view of the game room, you notice the French doors with access to the backyard balcony.
Situated near the rear stairs is a built-in planning center which is located adjacent to a secondary bedroom.
The outdoor balcony further extends the living space and features a wet bar with granite countertops. The north-facing balcony allows views of Memorial City skyline.
A large utility room with wash sink, space for a secondary full-size refrigerator and walls of built-ins for storage complete the amenities list found on the first floor of this gorgeous home.
From this perspective, you are able to appreciate the incredible yard. Measuring 15,000 sq.ft., there is an abundance of space to personalize the yard to suit your needs.
The 15,000 sq. ft. lot was raised with 50+ loads of dirt to avert flooding. The home is also pre-sodded and landscaped for a pool. The builder spared nothing and installed 4 Rheem units allowing 20 tons of air to cool this home.
11921 Barryknoll is a prime example of what separates an ordinary home from an extraordinary home. Located in Riedel Estates, the location cannot be beat.
Listed by Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty