1420 Cardinal Lane, Gates Mills, Ohio 44040
Located at 1420 Cardinal Lane, this cedar sided, turnkey cape cod style home with 800 s.f. detached and updated guest house is extraordinary in both design and craftsmanship. Originally constructed by Metzger with John Brown addition in 1995. Current owners doubled the size of the house and renovated/updated in 2000. Spacious while remaining cozy, first floor master suite is truly a private retreat featuring a gracious sitting room with fireplace, kitchenette with subzero and access to private porch. Light filled custom farmhouse kitchen with tall ceilings and upscale appliances. Soaring double sided stone fireplace in eating area opens to spacious family room with walls of windows, wood beams, inglenook with window seats, stone hearth and wood burning fireplace and door to back patio. Laundry, oversized pantry and large mud room are off the kitchen. Living room with fireplace, den, dining room with fireplace, and office are also on first floor. Glass French Doors in dining room, office and master suite all open to the back patio. Upstairs are four additional bedrooms - one of them was the original master suite - providing flexible living spaces along with three full baths and a second laundry area. Gorgeous millwork and custom cabinetry throughout house. Screened porch and patio at rear of house. Finished basement is accessible through an open staircase off the family room. Additional unfinished basement with high ceilings has great storage and provides access to the large finished exercise room. Heated four car garage has bathroom and pull down steps leading to a partially finished second story space that can be finished or used for storage. Nestled in a park-like setting with a heated driveway, guest house has one bedroom one and a half baths, and open family room/kitchen. Cardinal Lane is in an ideal location in Gates Mills, minutes from the village in one direction and the highway in another direction. Contact us to preview this exclusive home.