909 West End Dr, Stillwater Twp. NJ - Real Estate Homes For Sale
If you want to change your lifestyle, change your life in a fabulous country estate. Sleigh Run Farm presents a handcrafted custom-designed log home and equestrian facility located in the beautiful Sussex County hamlet of Stillwater Township. Luxury living and rustic refinement meet in this spacious 5,400 square-foot large-diameter log home carved by Legendary Log Homes of Ontario, Canada. Far enough away from the hustle and bustle of metropolitan life yet just an hour from New York City, this grand estate truly is a one-of-a-kind offering. It is thoughtfully set 1,800 feet back from the road to ensure privacy and unfettered natural views. The distinctively-designed estate is situated on 25+ farmland assessed acres bordered by a multi-use path winding around rolling hay fields. Rooted in the earth and created to blend into the landscaping, a spectacular lodge experience awaits. Scandinavian saddle-notched logs combine with Adirondack style, melding luxurious organic elements with full attention to detail, functionality and energy efficiency. Barrier-free access on the main and lower levels ensures full adaptability for multiple generations. Interior features include a dramatic open floor plan filled with generous gathering spaces. In the soaring great room, a stone-faced fireplace detailed with a limestone mantel and granite hearth is a gracious focal point, while floor-to-ceiling windows accentuate breathtaking pastoral panoramas. Enjoy views of the great room from the second story loft and bonus room, perfect venues for a relaxing billiards game or casual get-togethers. Massive hand-peeled trusses, sculpted passageways and roaming Adirondack twig railings by New York artist Bill Betrus make daily life enchanting. The main floor also features soaring ceilings and a keeping room-style kitchen. Fit for a true chef, the kitchen includes a brushed steel and copper La Cornue dual fuel range, copper hood, Liebherr 60-inch wide refrigerator/freezer accented with authentic antler handles, and bespoke cabinetry. Wood artist-created seating and stained glass chandeliers add a finishing touch. Windows in the adjacent sun room capture wildlife sightings all year long. Pure rustic elegance defines the indulgent master suite. Volume ceilings reveal space to display art work and large treasures. French doors open to the deck overlooking bucolic scenery. The master bath’s radiant-heat floors, travertine marble soaking tub and luxury shower will warm your soul and renew your spirit. A lower level flows contains two additional bedrooms, a full bath, media room and an inviting family room. The staff/guest suite on this level enables caretakers to maintain this estate as either a full-time residence or sublime weekend retreat. The remote-accessible security system and automatic generator provide additional peace of mind, and passive solar, Energy Star-rated appliances and solar panels lower utility costs. State-of-the-art stables are enhanced by an outdoor covered round pen arena designed with equestrians in mind, although it is adaptable to a host of other uses. A heated tack room, hot water wash stall, attached matted run-in sheds, HDPE fencing and automatic waterers make chores efficient. The farmland assessed acreage is currently maintained by a local farmer to keep taxes low and foster a carefree lifestyle. This architectural masterpiece will take your breath away; it offers an abundance of serenity and the feeling of an exceptional Telluride ranch right here in New Jersey.