When the journalist from Realtor.com, Erik Gunther called yesterday to interview me for his REALTOR.com article of This Week’s Hottest Listings, he asked “What makes this property so searched? Why do you think thousands of people are looking at it this week?” I responded with “My only explanation is GOD and the fact that this property is UBER-Fantastic.” Sometimes I want to pinch myself, so I just look up the sky and say “Thank you, God. You are awesome”. In this case, I also have to give posthumous credit to the designer and owner. His forethought and love of nature, created an estate of scenic beauty and serenity.

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Erik’s article highlights the following, however there is so much unsaid quality and amentities that go undescribed in the article. You must discover this breathtaking piece of heaven for yourself to understand the true value.


Erik stated “Spread over 100 acres in western Pennsylvania, this week’s most popular home on realtor.com® is a chance for a bargain-hunting millionaire—billionaire, perhaps?—to scoop up a vast compound on the cheap.

About an hour outside of Pittsburgh, this prodigious property with four houses is priced at a mere $2.2 million. But as the listing agent informed us, it was almost impossible to come up with comps for this enormous estate.

Along with the multiple residences, a buyer will acquire a private lake (dock included), paved trails for ATV riding, and a private car wash. Yes, a private car wash.


The agent added that a buyer will get about $6.6 million in property, amenities, and construction for just a third of the price. So, while it’s a stretch to call $2.2 million a bargain, it may apply in the case of this compound.”

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How often will you come across a 4 Residence estate on 103 Acres, with 7 acre Lake like this? Once in a Lifetime!

Set on a pristine overlook, with the scenic view of a 7.18 acre Lake, with 4 Residences. A Marble entrance arch with ornate lions and engraved stonework welcome you to the 4,962 sq foot 3 Bedroom, 3.5 Bath Main Lodge overlooking the heavenly view, that truly takes one’s breath away. Relax on your private wrap around decks and patios. From every balcony you have panoramic lakefront view. Park your boat at the dock, for immediate lake access. The 50′ 7 acre Lake, spillway and buffer zone bank areas along with portions of paved roadway is funded by a trust encompassing 15.62 acres. 4 swans glide over the water, adding to the ambiance. A Lake trust covers the maintenance and bond requirements in the long term, with owners serving on the Trust Board. A large fountain, lighted dock, gazebo with fish cleaning area, and concrete boat launch can be utilized by the owners. The paved private roadway circles the entire lake, with over a mile of paved foot path, wide enough for ATVs. Manicured fields adorn this 102.75 acres, with landscaped pine trees strategically planted to border boundary lines and adorn fields.


Inside, no detail has been overlooked. Artfully crafted in a comfortable, yet elegant mountain style, full hand made brick home creates a rich and inviting interior. Striking custom, blonde kitchen cabinetry with granite countertops. Designed to impress with marble radiant foyer, stained glass entry way. 3 Fireplaces will warm you while you look out the panoramic picture windows. A tile 50 year warranty roof is an example of the exceptional high quality materials. The bottom floor of the main house is an exercise room.

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The majestic waters of the Lake can be seen from nearly every room in the house. Custom finishings abound with elegant woodwork, unique hardware, custom cabinetry, intricate tile work, and stunning granite countertops throughout the home. The gourmet kitchen boasts top-of-the line appliances including a Sub-Zero, and abundant pantry space.

Host guests in the detached 1 bedroom, 2,288 sq foot residence; 2 Bedroom, 2 Full bath 1,544 sq foot Log cabin; and a 4 stall Equipment garage with 1,064 sq foot 2nd level apartment, which includes a kitchenette and living room, offering both space and privacy.

Main House hosts a 2 car SUV attached garage. The 2nd home has a 3 car intergral garage. The Equipment building has 3 stalls and a car wash bay.

Investors take note, this property has a strong development potential. Call Elaine Shetler-Libent, KW Luxury Homes International 724-681-0412