On rare and auspicious occasions, properties of exceptional quality and uniqueness are sometimes presented for new stewardship. This luxury Annapolis waterfront retreat, located 5 minutes by boat or car from the U.S. Naval Academy, is tucked in a completely private, 3.52-acre setting offering gorgeous river and wooded views from nearly every room in the house. The expansive, 5,239 sq. ft. estate home is a prime example of California Contemporary architecture at its very finest. Approached through towering pines down a meandering stone lane, this completely hidden gem is ideal for those seeking a true Annapolis maritime lifestyle. For the sailing and power boat enthusiast, there's 650 feet of water frontage, direct access to the Chesapeake Bay, a deep-water pier on a protected cove and a boat lift with ready water and electric supply. The home also boasts a separate 649 sq. ft. in-law or nanny suite, an in-ground salt water pool, 2 kitchens, 3 wet bars, 6 garage spaces, 2 fireplaces, multiple skylights and countless patios, decks & walkways. The perpetual views of Cool Spring Cove and the Severn River beyond are endlessly inspiring. Looking for the perfect work-from-home environment? You'll hear leaves rustling, the calls of migratory birds and the trickling of garden water features -- but that's about all. The home rests in a tranquil, Asian-inspired setting that seamlessly mixes myriad stone finishes, warm-tone woods, soft, natural light and an immense variety of plant materials, surrounding forest and exterior water features. Enjoy complete solitude or comfortably entertain 100 guests. This graceful yet elegant custom estate will accommodate your most ambitious -- and peaceful -- pursuits.
4 bd 5,340 sqft lot 153,331 sqft Saint Margarets