The home was builtin 1995 and has over 12,000 sq. ft. of living space. The home is perfect for entertaining.
The gracious entrance to the home features double front doors with glasswork by artist Peter Eichhorn of Louisville, KY. The foyer features a Swarovski crystal chandelier, custom-made by Schonbek, with matching sconces on either side of the entryway and white marble and blue granite flooring. A hand-forged iron balustrade railing graces the double stairway.
The main floor features a marvelous library with Brazilian cherry flooring and American cherry walls and cabinetry. A stained-glass ceiling (by Eichhorn) features the initial "S" surrounded by flowers. The Master Bedroom has custom-painted walls, see-through fireplace, and a wooden ceiling fan painted in a Fleur-de-lis pattern. The Master Bath has heated floors, Jacuzzi tub, walk-in steam shower with etched glass in the design of the Belle of Louisville on the bottom, the steeples of Churchill Downs in the background and the Pegasus horse on top (by Eichhorn).
The Great Room has 20’ tall ceilings, double French doors and lovely custom windows that look out over the veranda to the swimming pool. It also features a custom bar, carved mantel atop the fireplace, and blue pearl granite marble flooring.
The Dining Room features a Swarovski crystal chandelier, custom-made inlay carpet on the blue granite flooring. The archway into the butler’s pantry also features glasswork by Eichhorn.
The Kitchen features two side-by-side Sub-Zero refrigerators, Thermador ovens & warming drawers, Kitchen Aid dishwasher and a six-top cook area (2 gas, 2 electric, and2 halogen burners), large island, oak and granite flooring (in breakfast area).
The second floor has three guest suites. The third floor is the "grandchildren’s bedroom wing." It features a large bedroom and playroom that has walls that are hand-painted with scenes from children’s stores and cartoon characters.
The walk-out basement has approximately 4,000 sq. ft. all devoted to entertainment. It features a 19-seat home theater with marquee and concession stand (with popcorn poppers, refrigerator system, and candy drawer), large rec room with dance floor and stone fireplace, exercise room with full bath, and billiard room.
When you exit through the the walk-out basement, it leads you to a resort-style salt-water swimming pool that holds 120,000 gallons of water and has a waterfall feature, a bridge, and swim-up bar. The pool house has an outstanding outdoor kitchen complete with refrigerator, commercial gas grill, dishwasher, ice maker, television, and serving bar. The patio can accommodate 150 people and is perfect for summer entertaining. A tennis court is also included. It is lit for playing at night.