24 May '11, 5pm

Any takers? Chiltern, One of West Coast's Largest Estates, Listed at $43.9 Million via

Any takers? Chiltern, One of West Coast's Largest Estates, Listed at $43.9 Million via

, one of the largest private residences on the entire West Coast, has been listed for sale at $43.9 million via Christie's International Real Estate. Chiltern is a remarkably faithful recreation of an English Tudor country estate completed at enormous expense in 1992. The 36,000-square-foot main house on more than six acres boasts numerous museum-quality architectural elements originally from classic English country houses including a foyer featuring Jacobean paneling dating from 1633; 15th Century Gothic doorways; and a 45-foot-high great hall adorned with 17th Century paneling from Dyffryn House in Wales. The exterior of the imposing estate is composed of dolomitic limestone and fossil stone. The mansion features seven bedrooms and seven-and-a-half baths. Many of Chiltern's 16 fireplaces have exquisitely carved mantels and fire surrounds also dating to the 17th Century. ...

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