DESIGNED: Patrick O’Brien
SQ FOOT UNDER ROOF: 17,000
SQ FOOT LIVABLE: 11,000
ARCHITECTURAL STYLE: Old World Italian
SERVICES PROVIDED: Complete architectural blueprints, all interior design, colorization, material specifications, landscaping design, new custom build
Villa Paradiso, an authentic Italian-inspired estate that captures the charm and character of Old- World Italy is situated on a sprawling 5-acre lot with incredible views of Scottsdale, Phoenix and the mountains beyond. No desire is left unfulfilled. Featuring 5 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, 3 half bathrooms and a little over 11,000 square-feet of gorgeous luxury, Villa Paradiso will capture your attention from the moment you walk through the door.
The grand European cupola foyer with hand finished French plaster set the tone for your arrival. Directly beyond is the centrally located wet bar that leads to an open living room with a 12 foot corner wall of glass pocket doors that disappear to reveal an outdoor patio, sparkling pool with cascading water features, 3 outdoor fireplaces, complete outdoor kitchen with refrigerator and endless desert, mountain and city views. The centerpiece of the living room is a magnificent 14- foot, two-sided stone fireplace that is accented by 150-year- old reclaimed oak beams on the ceiling. Imported reclaimed French oak floors, antique brick, rich custom floor-to- ceiling cabinetry, antiqued finish manganese Saltillo tile, hand-painted textured walls and groin vaulted ceilings exude Old-World elegance. State-of- the-art technology and home automation provides energy efficiency and a level of comfort and convenience that is unmatched.
The kitchen, winner of the design award by Unique Homes Magazine is equipped with top-of- the- line appliances including Miele coffee center, Miele steam, convection and light ovens, custom built-in stone pizza oven and a 16 foot Brazilian stone-topped island.
Additional features of the home include a lavish master suite and bath, an outdoor garden shower, a custom master closet with built-in laundry center, 1,500 bottle wine cellar, 130-inch 16- seat home theater with concession bar, media lounge with 5 LCD TVs, wet bar and billiards, 7-car garage, 12 custom stone and masonry fireplaces, one-bedroom guest casita, and 4,000 square feet of Italian villa-style outdoor courtyards.