Chateau de L’Imaginaire (Chateau of the Imaginary One) is an ideal and flexible film location - Secured behind private gates is the epitome of European elegance with over 22,000 square feet of exquisite living area and period French decor on more than two acres of breathtaking French formal gardens this unparalleled masterpiece rises resplendent.
Famed author Michael Lewis wrote in his best seller novel "The Blind Side" that this estate was a statement accented by giant white columns, patios inscribed in Latin, massive leaded glass windows, sleek marble floors and a grand marble staircase featuring a chandelier with enough wattage to illuminate an opera house.
From the beautifully symmetrical Georgian exterior façade and ornately carved French molding and ornate paneling throughout sumptuous rooms, the leaded glass doors lead to a Calcutta Gold marble Grand Staircase and floors that flow seamlessly out toward imported limestone exterior balconies and patios. This setting speaks to people with international vision, incomparable taste and a deep appreciation for detail.
Revel in exquisite one of a kind French furniture pieces featuring onyx marble dining tables, marble statues, brass sculptures, classic columns, antique mirrors, 24 karat gilded gold fixtures in the master bedroom and main level guest rooms.
The expansive master suite features a large dressing area accented by antique armoires that leads to her luxurious master closet highlighted by a grand chandelier while his monumental master closet has a magnificent skylight. The luxurious master bath features 24k gold fixtures, Jacuzzi tub and steam shower with three shower heads.
The chateau features nine other sumptuously decorated bedrooms and baths on three floors serviced by an elevator. Other features include two chef’s kitchens, butlers pantry, fully equipped gym, sauna, steam room, wine cellar, playroom, media room, gymnastics room and a batting cage also ideal for practicing your golf swing. The expansive driveways can accommodate 20+ cars and the corner street location can easily accommodate several large 18 wheeler trucks and trailers.
Offering a perfect setting for an outdoor soiree, the resplendent gardens were inspired by the details of France’s most famed chateaux gardens. The formal parterre gardens were inspired by Chateau de Versailles, Chateau de Vaux le Vicomte , and Chateau de Hautefort. The playful Topiary Gardens were inspired by Chateau de Jardins de Marqueyssac and the elegant pool was inspired by Jardins de Manoir de Eyrignac.
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