Retreat to this Elegant River Front Equestrian Estate sprawling over 15.82 acres in the picturesque Tallassee Oaks neighborhood on the West Side of Athens. Horse lovers will be excited to have a charming 2-stall Horse Barn equipped with power and water in a fenced field with room to ride down to the Middle Oconee River. Alongside the quaint Horse Barn, there is a Rustic Greenhouse that is roughly 300 sqft and also equipped with power and water. The property's irrigation system is connected to an 800 foot healthy well. This exquisite, custom built home has plenty of room to relax with 8,254 total heated square feet and has a modern floor plan perfect for entertaining. Your first step inside will reveal the grand two-story entrance with white and black marble tiles and a winding staircase to the second level. The design and construction of this home was built to the highest standard and attention to detail, each room featuring luxury amenities that really make this house stand out among the rest. The main level features a formal living room with floor-to-ceiling Palladian windows over looking the level courtyard - perfect for your in-ground pool! - AND a built-in hidden full wet bar for when it comes time for celebrations! Past the formal living, you will find a gourmet eat-in kitchen and breakfast room with access to the terrace level antebellum balcony, formal dining room with a butler's pantry, and a laundry/ mudroom with a tiled dog washing station just past the oversized 3 car garage. On the south wing of the main level of the estate, you will walk down a private hallway to firstly find a formal wood paneled office with an en-suite bathroom dressed in original wallpaper and then a large tucked away master suite with a cozy fireplace, two ensuite master bathrooms and a California built closet system. Up the beautiful winding staircase, you will find a mezzanine balcony overlooking the formal living room, the second master suite that also boasts a cozy fireplace and sitting area, large ensuite master bathroom and a huge walk in storage closet and two guest bedrooms with an attached jack-and-jill bathroom. The finished basement has it's own private driveway and single car parking garage making the perfect space for a separate but close mother-in-law suite. Other features of the finished basement include a sauna, large entertaining room with a fireplace, full wet bar, and covered patio that walks out to the rear level lawn, a media room, tool storage workshop, and a large storage room. Whether you want to come home and take a ride down to the Middle Oconee River or relax in your private sauna, this house has it all! Enjoy the many amenities this rare estate has to offer! Schedule a private showing today!