DETAILS OF THE ESTATE

 




The Chateau is surrounded by world class exceptional quality 95+ point Cult vineyards and wineries. The property has plantable acreage. Sweeping views of the Napa Valley floor and surrounding mountains lend to the grandeur of this French inspired Chateau.

INSPIRATIONS:

The family room is a copy of the Great Hall of the the Charles VIII wing of Chateaux Amboise.

The front entry is modeled from the front entry of Chateaux Azay-le-Rideau except that the Porcupine (the emblem of Louis XII) above the front door is from Chateaux Blois (in pictures of Blois you can see the Greek Doric columns as part of French Goth/Renaissance architecture)

Fountain:
Three dimensional marble fountain based on the painting by Exekias of Achilles and Ajax playing draughts during the Trojan War dated about 530 B.C.

Outdoor Pavilion:
1050+/- sq.ft. outdoor pavilion outfitted with surround sound and essentials for an outdoor summer theatre adjacent to the outdoor kitchen make this the ideal large gathering and party palace. From the quaint to a moderate event this space is the most elegant in the Napa Valley.

Guest House:
The large spacious Chateau Les Reaux Designed guest house amplifies just that, a true guest House, complete with kitchen and bath it goes one step further with built in hidden bed and full floor to ceiling library shelves framing the Chateau de Chateaudun fireplace. The magnificent Stag ornamentation on this fireplace mantle is breathtaking.

Wine Cellar:
Enter through a 400+ year old refurbished castle door imported from France to a 4,500+ bottle temperature controlled wine cellar that was built into the mountain. This wine collectors dream is complete and adorned with a custom tile mosaic art piece celebrating Galatea's extension of the ancient Greek myth of Pygmalion and Galatea.

Formal Living Room :
Chateau Brissac inspired Versailles inlaid French Oak floors, coffered ceilings, the fabulous light and picturesque views of the Napa Valley are a statement to the romance of Galatea's formal living room.

Staircase:
Galatea's turret makes way to the second level of the Chateau by means of a Chateau Chateaudun inspired spiral staircase and encompasses a beautiful locally handcrafted iron railing depicting those used in Castles of the Loire Valley. This richly appointed staircase blends beautifully with the Chateau Le Lude Mosaic Floor.

Conservatory:
Located on the lower level adjacent to the family room are Four Majesty Palms adorning the Glass Domed Conservatory with expansive views of the terraced gardens and magnificent water feature.

Library:
Two story custom library equipped with an elevator, staircase, and floor to ceiling book shelving imported from France. Original French Loire Valley Chateau stone fireplace. Hidden retractable flat screen TV located above the fireplace.

Kitchen:
The stunning gourmet dream kitchen features La Cornue Chateau Series custom range, two Meile dishwashers, Subzero refrigerator, appliance parking garages, warming drawer and microwave.

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Cheri Stanley CalBRE #01368787

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