Masterfully developed by The Building Group, Inc. and inspired by the finest traditions of European architecture and design, Château de Rivière is a sublime 16,800 square foot private mansion with 6,000 square feet of meticulously landscaped outdoor living space. Ideally located just outside of Washington, DC in prestigious Great Falls, Virginia the Château is prominently positioned within the exclusive enclave of Le Rêve, the finest luxury community to be developed in decades.
Château de Rivière or “House of the River” was inspired by the elements of the cosmos which are evident throughout. Just beyond the elegant grand foyer, a two-story Palladian window reveals the sky beyond and frames an exquisite gilded dome. With uncompromising finishes and flawless details, Château de Rivière is superbly appointed with prestigious materials and every modern convenience including custom brick and cast stone, slate roofing, glass mosaics, plaster moldings, imported marble and Brazilian Cherry flooring, hand forged iron, and state-of-the-art electronics throughout. Château de Rivière meets every modern desire with a floor plan ideally suited for family living and grand-scale entertaining. A total of six ensuite bedrooms, seven sumptuous full baths, and three half baths provide spacious accommodations for family and guests. The master suite is privately positioned on the second floor with sweeping views over the pool and gardens and boasts a dramatic, two-story closet and dressing room fit for royalty. At the heart of the home is an expansive chef’s kitchen with the finest custom cabinetry, appliances and fixtures. In addition, the home features a second spice kitchen, a movie theatre, a home spa, and an oversized four car garage, in addition to countless other luxurious features and amenities. A custom elevator serves all three levels of the home. Outdoors, the estate provides a feast for the senses where fire and water meet in perfect harmony within a private wooded setting. A glistening pool, waterfall, and mesmerizing fire bowls are set against lush formal landscaping which provides the perfect contrast to the spectacular natural setting and creates limitless venues for outdoor entertaining.
Unquestionably, Château de Rivière is one of the finest estate residences ever constructed in the Capital Region.