This gracious estate is built for generations of families to enjoy offering a discerning resident a home of rare beauty and distinction on almost 2 acres of verdant,park-like grounds. The formal reception foyer with a sweeping curvilinear staircase opens to a handsome cherry-paneled library,grand dining room and sun-lit living room. Overlooking the herb garden,the kitchen features gas and electric cooktops,double ovens,two sinks,Sub-Zero refrigeration, island with seating,and a walk-in pantry. The game room,oriented to exploit the gorgeous bayou views,features Pennsylvania bluestone floors,a wet bar with seating,vaulted ceilings,built-in storage,and Nano doors that seamlessly open to the covered outdoor living,grill and fireplace. The second-floor primary bedroom features high ceilings,a fireplace,separate full bathrooms,and front and back verandas. Other amenities include guest quarters,a gym,generator,8-car parking,dog kennel,and bocce court.