Hear ye, hear ye. The Smith Lake Fortress simply met the vengeful sword of worth slashes! The lakefront property, listed earlier this yr for $5.25 million, was just lately decreased to $four.6 million. Even with the unkind lower, the one-of-a-kind house is the priciest property in Breman, AL.
And this 5,500-square-foot citadel is not a specimen from Winterfell, cloaked in chilly stone and darkish corners. As an alternative, this feat of engineering was constructed into the aspect of a mountain within the early 1980s.
The masonry and metal construction seems to hover a number of tales over the water. And a whole aspect of the eye-popping house is made from glass, offering water views and permitting pure mild to pour in on all ranges.
“It doesn’t really feel like a stone-cold citadel,” says itemizing agent Justin Dyar. “It’s nonetheless completely cool and distinctive.”
Referred to as the Smith Lake Fortress by the unique proprietor, it’s grow to be an area landmark, Dyar notes.
“It’s nonetheless probably the most well-known home on the lake,” Dyar says. “It’s a vacation spot. Folks go to have a look at it.”
Dyar notes that the unique proprietor was within the development enterprise, and the house “took years and years to construct.”
The work definitely paid off. Let’s seize our crowns and snoop round.
Smith Lake Fortress awaits its new royal inhabitants.
A multilevel wall of glass
Chef’s kitchen and eating space
Full-floor main bedroom
Outside patio with water views
Aerial view of the citadel and boathouse
Wall of glass and examine from the deck
You enter the four-bedroom house by means of a curved, medieval-style door. The entryway opens to a contemporary solarium with partitions of home windows. Climb the curved staircase and soak within the water views from a number of ranges.
The open residing area features a chef’s kitchen, consuming space, and front room. The master bedroom covers a whole ground, and includes a hearth and spa tub with a step-up tub.
A number of decks, a gazebo, and turret with a patio provide extra views of the water.
The property comes with an eight,000-square-foot workshop, and a concrete path results in a boathouse, dock, and raise. The unfold comes with 18 woodsy acres and water frontage.
Not like many within the space, who personal trip houses, the house owners have lived within the citadel full time since 1995. Now, they’ve determined to downsize. Solely the second house owners of this marvelous manse, they rigorously transformed the area.
The excellent news should you’re available in the market for a brand new citadel: “It doesn’t want something now,” says Dyar. All furnishings are additionally negotiable, if a purchaser needs the entire citadel expertise.