Custom built with
This gracious, 5,510-sq-ft home, custom built in 1991, was designed by Anderson Olason Marsh Elster. The architects gave it abundant windows to maximize natural light and a cement foundation equal to the mass of the house above it. Graceful round arches and wisteria-draped porte cochere.
Interiors have high ceilings and fine traditional detailing. Dramatic entry hall with oculus skylight; lovely living room with fireplace and picture window framing water and mountain views; adjoining dining room with silk-lined walls; library; 3 bedrooms; 3¾ baths; lower level paneled den. Separate wing offers expansive space for informal living that encompasses chef’s kitchen, eating area and family room with stone fireplace and terrace; adjoining art studio can function as a mud room and accesses attached 3-car garage. Privately situated on 1.67-acre lot with woodland surroundings.
Year Built: 1991
Square Feet: 5,510
Lot Size: 1.67 acres
Taxes: $28,840 (KCR 2018)
Offered at $2,750,000
14 Olympic Drive NW, Seattle, WA 98109
The Highlands are a coveted 400-acre gated community with a historic past dating back to 1907, when the Olmsted Brothers began their most ambitious project: designing community of homes integrated into a beautiful woodland area on a hill overlooking the Puget Sound — a sanctuary where the bustle of city life would fade away.
Amenities: Walking Trails | Pre-school | Swimming Pool | Tennis | Croquet | Chapel