This properties, built in 2006, is a luxury home and contemporized version of a traditional Lanna Royal Thai Villa designed around the historic concept of 3 pavilions and built to Western standards and specifications by a renowned Thai designer and the Villa s western owner is now offered for sale for the first time. This stunning deluxe Thai style waterfront luxury house located on the Ping River in Chiang Mai, Thailand is truly a rare find.
The House has 8 bathrooms (the master bath is effectively 2 bathrooms: 2 vanities,2 toilets,1 shower and 1 bath as you will see from photos. Electric Hot Water Heaters throughout including both kitchens. Each Bedroom has ensuite bathroom. Everything is European standard.The Grand Pavilion is an extremely large and luxurious Living Room. There is also a Media Room/Office (see photos for all). The furniture is almost 100% included (moveable and unmovable) Everything is upholstered in Jim Thompson. Draperies are JT Linen or custom woven Silk and included. The are 9 AC units all built in in 5* hotel style. Carrier oversized all under service contacts. 50 KV Transformer, 35KV Diesel Generator, 3 phase wiring fully grounded. Buried cable form road for both electric and telephone/internet. Full Ethernet and Wi-Fi. 110 10m. deep concrete pillars to secure the house and Guest house. Very hi end Siam Cement roof (30 years). Double brick and ceiling insulation, solar film on windows.Salt Chlorine pool with 2 pumps and USA made Filter.
PROPERTY: All rooms open and flow onto black natural slate Patios and Wooden Decks and all but one have river or pool views or both. The Swimming Pool Area begins with the Riverside Infinity Pool and Sundeck and ends at the cooling shade of a traditional Sala (gazebo) giving on to majestic rolling lawns, Raintrees, Thai Palms, Frangipani and expansive riverside views. Shaded pathways weave between the houses along the waterfront allowing Guest House visitors privacy and solitude alongside the river yet close to their Hosts. An Outdoor Living Room with fireplace for the cooler winter months (mid to hi 70 s daytime and 60 s night) sits at the other side of the Courtyard near the Master Pavilion. There is a full 3 piece exterior Bath accessible from the pool area. The entire island is lit by coach lights, up lights and spot lights for magnificent romantic nights. The Lawns and Gardens are fully equipped with an automatic sprinkler system. This Private Villa Home is connected to the riverside road by it is own Private Lane and Bridge and is both gated and enclosed for privacy and to maximize it waterfront views and panorama and riverside location: a Gated totally Private Estate Compound only minutes from Chiang Mai Center.
THE VILLA/MAIN HOUSE
- Great Room / Pavilion
A massive Great Room/Pavilion which easily and elegantly flows onto the patios, pool and gardens. With a Vaulted 45 foot Teak Ceiling and under a massive custom designed Wrought Iron Chandelier, the Villa is designed with adult social gathering and interactivity in mind. There is a Powder Room in the Entry Foyer. The Great Room is the main connection of the traditional three pavilions in this structure and leads on one side to the casually elegant Dining Room and Farang (Western) Kitchen as well as the River Deck for outside dining it also connects to the Office Pavilion.
- The Dining Room
The Dining Room and the companion Outdoor Deck comfortably seat 16-18 in casual luxury.
- The Kitchen
The Kitchen is fully furnished and equipped to very high standard with European stainless steel appliances, wine refrigeration for over 100 bottles, custom cabinetry and granite countertops. The Thai Kitchen is contiguous and fully equipped for Thai cooking. It is attached to a full facility the Laundry Room.
- The Office
The Office is surrounded by Teak windows affording spectacular views of the Ping River, Pool, Courtyard and Gardens. It accesses the pool directly and has a full bath attached and built in storage and closets.
The Media Room / Library
The other side of the Great Pavilion gives onto the Media Room/Library Pavilion and its full bath as well as the Master Bedroom and Master Bath.
- The Media Room/Library is fully furnished to be comfortable and quiet with flat screen plasma, full surround system, satellite television and audio system all of which is wired to allow media flow throughout the villa and pool area. The Library atmosphere of paneled ceiling and floor-to-ceiling book shelves will appeal to any avid reader/collector or just for quiet relaxing.
- Master Suite
The Great Pavilion also accesses the Master Suite which consists of 3.5 meter high teak paneled and ceilinged Bed/Sitting Room, large Dressing Area with built-in closets galore and a granite Master Bath containing a large tub, huge glass Rainwater-type Shower, 2 wcs and two separate vanity areas.
- Guest House
To give Main house for owners, and their Guests, maximum privacy a Guest House of similar style and quality is a short walk away along the riverside: consisting of 2 Rooms one of which easily converts from living to sleeping and two full Baths allowing at least 4 persons full privacy. A beautiful view of the Ping is at every window and the slate deck and Patio adds to the charm. Guests can have complete privacy in 5 star luxury but are only steps away from their Hosts.
- Servants Lodge
The Servants Lodge sits on the grounds but is removed and sequestered from the Main Facilities and is of more standard Thai construction. It consists of 2 bedrooms, a Living Area, an equipped Kitchen and 3 piece Bathroom. The water pumping facilities and filtration equipment, and gardening equipment are housed in a storage area behind the Lodge so that complete quiet is maintained for the Villa and Guest House.
Price: The entire Luxury riverside Villa Estate Home all buildings, land and equipment as well as all contents, furniture, moveables, fixtures (subject to Owner s personal effects, art and carpets which will be detailed for serious Buyers). This Property is offered completely turn-key, just bring your clothes and bathing suit. This truly one of a kind luxury riverside home and estate is Offered for Sale at 48,900,000 THB (approximately US$1,586,000).
Conveniently located 10 minutes from Chiang Mai s International Airport and 20 from the City Center, this quiet, private residence is a gated villa estate island with its own private access lane and bridge.
The interior and exterior of this Chiang Mai luxury riverfront property is highlighted by teak and tropical woods as well as natural stones throughout in a 5 star custom environment. There are over 700 square meters/ 7000 square feet of living space in the two principal villa structures plus a stand-alone Servants House sitting on 4112 square meters of land (2.5 Rai 28 Taling Wah/44261square feet) along the Ping River with 250 meters of riverfront and view.
This Properties for sale is complemented by masterful lush tropical landscaped gardens with more than an Acre of river front complete with many water features including an Infinity swimming pool, waterfall, and fountains. This is a unique opportunity to buy important waterfront real estate in the north of Thailand.
Rewrite by: Paul Chuenchai