Belle Haven is the quiet giant of exceptional private estate properties on Lake Tahoe. This legacy estate on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe offers a serene privacy that is hard to find on this highly-coveted shoreline. Enter Belle Haven via the gated driveway dotted with spectacular old-growth cedar trees. This sprawling 2.8 acre property infuses the elegance of a French country chateau with the joie de vivre of a Napa retreat all artisanally designed and crafted at Tahoe’s edge. This property surprises everyone who visits with its vastness and privacy. Offering single-level living in the main house with a primary suite wing which includes a library, sitting area, art gallery, two primary suite closets, ensuite bathroom with a jetted tub, separate shower and water closet. French doors from the primary suite lead you onto a patio with a hot tub. The kitchen and entertaining rooms are on the entry floor, and the home blossoms into three guest en suites, with a spectacular lake view gallery, and a media lounge upstairs. Across from the home’s spacious 2-car garage sits an additional 3-car garage with a shop, bathroom, and generous storage space. Room for all your toys. Follow a manicured path lake-ward and in addition to your 150 feet of lake frontage, you will find a rare and fully revitalized lakeside pool, an irreplaceable feature of this property. The vintage pool house, pier with 6,000 lb boat lift, and 2 deep water buoys encourage all your water-sports dreams. Outside your estate gate, you will find the world-renown Tahoe House Bakery, miles of paved bike paths, and access to a trail system that twines throughout the National Forest and connects to the Tahoe Rim Trail. Belle Haven offers an elegant basecamp for all of your Sierra adventures and space enough for your family, friends, and guests to bathe in the old-growth wonder of the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.
Listing courtesy of COMPASS.