Searching for soaring ceilings in an opulent setting? This extraordinary estate scores high on the scale. Sited prominently above the street at 13981 Aubrey Road in the guard-gated Mulholland Estates celebrity enclave, the six-bedroom, six-and-a-half bath residence commands expansive private grounds with awesome canyon, mountain and city lights views. It’s listed at $7,350,000 by Jane Brill Gavens
of the Beverly Hills office of John Aaroe Group.
The 7,979 square foot mansion makes a grand architectural statement starting at the entrance. Beyond the impressive front stairway and portico, ceilings in the vaulted entry and dramatic sunken living room soar well over 20 feet. Floor-to-ceiling windows frame views of the leafy grounds all the way to the treetops. A sweeping wrought iron staircase enhances the grand effect, complementing elevator service to all levels. Ceiling heights throughout the rest of the residence average 11 feet.
Luxury surrounds you everywhere, from rich sueded walls in the dining room and an elegant paneled study with wet bar to the vast, welcomingeat-in kitchen with walk-in pantry and 200-bottle wine cellar. (A second1,300-bottle cellar is on the lower level.) The great room, with its 103” video screen, is ideal for watching games and analyzing replays. A guest suite and a first floor bedroom/office with built-ins and yoga studio overlooking the yard complete the main level.
Main level rooms flow naturally out to the breathtaking grounds,highlighted by a resort-style pool and spa. Nearby steps lead up to a grassy pitch that’s perfect for short-range soccer practice and stunning views.
The four spacious bedroom suites on the second floor are highlighted by a master suite with French doors and private deck, luxurious bath, dual walk-in closets and huge gym with sauna. The home features full elevator service, a lower level three-car garage and a side service entrance. The exclusive Mulholland Estates community includes tennis courts, a clubhouse and a playground. It’s minutes from Beverly Hills shops and restaurants, and just around the corner from the celebrity favorite Glen Centre.