SILICON VALLEY, Calif.,
March 22, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- One of the nation's finest private residences, Villa Lauriston, will be sold at auction on
April 21, 2013
with a starting bid of
. Luxury home auction consultant,
, along with listing agent
of Decker Bullock Sotheby's International Realty are presenting this incredible opportunity.
Commissioned in the 1920s for
Herbert Edwards Law
, the original owner of the Fairmont Hotel in
, this 20 room, approximately 16,000 sq. ft., Florentine style villa features the finest historic materials and artifacts from
mansions and European palaces.
Located on a knoll of
in the heart of Silicon Valley, just minutes from the famed Sand Hill Road venture capital firms in
, this magnificent architectural jewel is set in a private 28.4 acre park-like parcel, surrounded by 1,000 acres of dedicated open space with natural beauty, serenity and privacy. Some of the amenities include tennis court, pool, a stone building with six car garage and guest house on top, manicured grounds, workshop, reflecting pond, conservatory/sunken garden with fountain, former pool/concert stage, two acre 600-vine vineyard, vegetable garden, picnic area with arbor, natural waterfall/streams and much more. This unique estate is ideal for a business retreat or a family compound.
The property may be previewed by appointment or by attending one of the special viewing events. Brokers protected. For property photos, reports, auction terms and conditions, please visit
, Auction Consultant