La Zagaleta - One of the most beautiful villas located in this prestigious secure enclave in the hills above Marbella. This home stands in a plot of 6847 m2 which is south facing with panoramic coastal views. The villa offers total privacy and seclusion and features the highest quality of fixtures and fittings in a comfortable modern traditional style.
This is a true home for a discerning buyer and not merely a flashy show piece. No expense has been spared in using the best materials throughout.
Approached by a long drive-way the first impression is that the house could have come straight from Beverly Hills. there is ample visitor parking space and as you approach the portico entrance there is the sound of water from the adjacent fountain.
The accommodation includes an imposing entrance hallway with elegant sweeping staircase with wrought iron and hardwood balustrade leading up to the galleried landing and vaulted ceiling. There is a guest cloakroom off. The main lounge runs from the front to the rear of the house and the glazed southern wall opens completely to give access to the covered terrace areas and affords a lovely view over the garden and oasis style swimming pool to the Mediterranean Sea beyond. There is archway through to a winter lounge which has an open fireplace and access to the terrace and garden. The dining room also has access to the terrace. In addition there is library/family sitting room with open fireplace and built-in hardwood book and display shelving and cupboards. An inner hallway gives access to the Kitchen which is very well appointed and includes an intimate dining area and access to the terraces and garden. There is an extensive range of quality furnishings including a central island unit all with granite work tops. Built in appliances include a 90 cm oven, has hob plus a second Miele oven, dishwasher and fridge freezer. There is a separate larder with large walk-in refrigerator. Utility room with washing machine and dishwasher a further guest w.c. and "back staircase" access down to the lower floor. Continuing on the ground floor there is a guest bedroom suite with two large double bedrooms both with fitted wardrobes and luxury en suite bathrooms.
On the first floor the galleried landing leads to the Master bedroom suite which includes an entrance lobby with an extensive range of fitted wardrobes leading to a large bedroom with vaulted ceiling, open fireplace and access to a large terrace with wonderful views to the sea. There is a dressing room with further built-in wardrobes and a fabulous en suite bathroom with double spa bath and magnificent shower There is further bedroom suite interconnecting to the Master bedroom with en suite bathroom and fitted wardrobes. Also on the first floor is the family bedroom suite consisting of two large double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and en suite bathrooms. In total there are 6 bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes and en suite bathrooms.
The main staircase also leads down to the lower floor hallway of which there is a guest cloakroom and an amazing party / games room which also doubles as a fully functional home cinema. There is a further family room with open fireplace and one wall glazed showing the underwater world of the incredible Japanese Koi Carp pond. There is an office with direct access to the garden. A climate controlled bodega and a gymnasium with adjacent sauna and shower room. The 4 car garage is also climate controlled.
Outside the covered and open terraces over the landscaped gardens are dominated by an oasis style swimming pool with beach entry and adjacent thatched gazebo with built in barbecue and bar. The Koi carp pond is a feature of this idyllic setting and a relaxing spot to while away the time.
Plot 6847 m2 Built 1902 m2 Util 1674 m2 Terrace 228 m2