Five Stanley Lane is located on a private drive with only four other houses. It has a spectacular view of the valleys of Cincinnati, being only 4 miles from downtown.
The house begins at a beautiful semi circle driveway, professional landscaping everywhere, a gigantic and beautiful magnolia tree! The copper mansard roof, gutters and downspouts, together with the Terra cotta tile roof are just some of the exquisite features of this French Norman home.
The open staircase has a wrought iron and brass railing. French oak wide plank floors have been installed throughout the main level. Light drenches the stairs and all three floors, thanks to a 3 story leaded window.
There are surround sound speakers throughout the main floor as well as the deck. A complete alarm system as well as Ring doorbell, locking fence gates - come and go without a worry!
Large living room has a solarium bay window with a copper lined floor.
The spacious family room is surrounded by windows, all providing a beautiful view to the yard and swimming pool.There is a wood burning fireplace with a blue stone and granite hearth, as well as a gas starter.
All custom kitchen! Remodeled completely in 2017-18. All custom cabinets handmade in birds eye maple. The appliances are superb for a gourmet cook - a Gaggenau oven with steam function, 5 burner gas Miele cooktop with a wok and low simmer rings, a Kitchenaide Advantium drawer microwave in the island, as well as a Franke prep sink with cutting board, strainer, and 3 prep stainless bowls.
A deep single sink sits in a beautiful Quartzite counter. Touch faucets make your work at the sink cleaner.The kitchen not only has under cabinet lights and power strips, there are under mount lights that light up the floor for a beautiful effect.
A large appliance garage right off of the pantry holds everything you will need for baking. The large island has extensive storage, with full depth cabinets on both sides of the island. There is also a back staircase from the kitchen to the second master suite and the middle bedroom.
As you look from the beautiful kitchen to the dining room, there are custom pocket doors, paned with German seed glass, giving a beautiful way to close off noise and sound from the kitchen, but still enjoy the open concept of entertaining.
Custom hidden pocket gate that keep your pets cozy and corralled in the mudroom.
Right off the kitchen is a great mud and dog room, with every convenience you need for the care and feeding of your pets. Pull out cans hold 50 lbs of kibble, a kick board drawer holds all the bowls out of the way, a prep sink is very handy for their water needs and a jacket and leash closet holds all that you need for your walks.
The stunning powder room is everything you want that says ”now this is special”. From the black and while Botanical vessel sink to the crystal chandelier, to the wallpaper, it sets a very special tone.
The master bedroom and en suite is a large room with 5 deep windows that bathe the room in light. The hickory hardwood floor and extensive custom cabinetry, including a stunning 100 pair shoe closet, makes this room a sight to behold!
The master bath has a jetted tub as well as a frameless glass enclosed multi-head shower.
The hand painted art that surrounds the second bedroom captures the Big Sky of Montana, with wildlife appearing in the cloud formations.
Another bedroom shares a bath with the Montana room and is also a stunning home office.
The bedroom suite above the garage has exposed beams and a vaulted ceiling.
The en suite bath has built in closets and wonderful half round shower.
The lower level has custom cabinetry through out, each made of maple and solid painted wood. The entire area has custom tile floor.
Just off the office you can find the laundry and workshop areas. The flooring is done in epoxy chip, like the finest garage floors. The laundry area is designed to sort, wash, iron lots of clothes, with countertops of beautiful granite, sorting bins, ironing closet - everything you want to make the “laundry” a joy!
The billiard room has a lot of sunshine thanks to the wide walk out to the side play yard. There is a fireplace and a distinctive wine cabinet.
The large deck off of the of the kitchen, dining and family room offers stunning views, of the pool and the wooded land. Front gate grill, direct gas line and custom cabinetry, 3’ thick blue stone counter top. The greatest place inCincinnati for views and parties!
The cobblestone stairs lead down to the pool. The cobblestones are from Ireland, first used as ballast in boats coming to the USA, then used to line the streets of downtown Cincinnati. To this day, they line the paths to the pool, to the pond, around the giant oak tree.
The expansive park like yard is terraced with pond, stone paths, beautiful large trees offering great shade.
The large lot is completely fenced.
The pool is 50 feet long and has a 12 foot deep diving area.
The pool house has a kitchen, bathroom and two changing areas. The large dining area is covered with a portico, perfect for great family get togethers, volleyball tournaments and grill outs.
Sunset View from the Deck