One cannot truly describe this amazing custom crafted home with just words alone. Bordering Saugatuck State Park to the south, 23 acres of rolling woods deeded in perpetuity to this property to the east, and 100 feet of private low bluff Lake Michigan frontage to the west sits Westwind. This newly constructed timberframe home is the culmination of years of planning with no detail left without careful consideration and only the best natural materials. Built by Zahn Builders to be energy and space efficient, the home has been classified as refined rustic and features reclaimed wide plank oak wood flooring, a master suite with lake views and 4 more guest suites with custom finishes and lake views. 4th story crow's nest/library is accessed via the helix staircase and is adorned with walnut finishes. 3 floors can be accessed via the in-home elevator finished with trim to match the home interior. You will marvel at the lakeside, floor to 30' ceiling, box window with bench seats. Two oversize fireplaces with herringbone brick, specially selected and made to order for this home. Lower level great room features 11' ceilings, retractable cinema screen, and remote controlled light blocking shades. Bonus bedroom over garage is very large, has it's own full bath and room for several beds and seating groups. Has extra electrical supply to accommodate microwave etc. The room features built - in closets and drawers. Three nine-foot insulated custom mahogany garage doors from Designer Doors. Main two stalls are extra deep to accommodate 26 foot trailer, or can easily house an extra vehicle stored sideways at south end of garage. Third smaller "Vespa garage" is less deep to accommodate scooters or subcompact car. Below garage is an unconditioned storage area for windsurfers, paddle boards, deck furniture storage, etc. Has its own electrically operated garage door. Stainless garage sink with H/C water supply and hose adapter faucet so can wash cars etc. with softened heated water. Robust Generac power generator on site in case of power outages. Can power all needs of home for typically two weeks with buried 500 gallon propane tank. Home has 24 hour monitored and police dispatch alarm system. Roof of crow's nest and matching cupola over bonus / garage is of copper, and custom copper finials topping crow's nest and cupola. All low pitch flat roof areas copper, as is rounded roof over box bay. Custom copper chimney flu cover. Kitchen is well laid out, roomy. Features La Cornue range that can be purchased separately from the house. Island has La Cornue prep sink, Sub zero freezer and refrigerated drawers in cabinet. Island seats three or four with ease, watching the cook, and useable storage even under stool area, and pop up TV in peninsula counter. Door to left of peninsula leads to Grilling Deck designed to take grill able food out from the kitchen, grill, then walk in or walk around to the west to the screened in dining area. Home has 24 hour monitored and police dispatch alarm system. Main home HVAC includes geothermal units with in - floor radiant heat to lower level (water) and master bath (water) and second master (electric). All balconies and screened porch have special roofing systems beneath with painstaking water management design by the builder.
Just 10 minutes to Saugatuck or Holland, this home is truly a work of art.