A couple whose pharma tech company’s board ousted them in September have put their unfinished Burlington County mega-mansion on the market for a record $24.95 million.
While an unbuilt oceanfront house in Avalon was listed for $22.9 million in 2021, “I couldn’t find any other properties in the last number of years on the MLS that were near $24.95 million,” said Kevin Steiger, a Realtor with Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty and the sales agent for 2801 Riverton Rd.
According to the Zillow listing: Rarely does a residence of such luxury and distinction present itself. Under imagination and development for the better part of five years, this masterpiece is nearing completion. Destined to be one of the most magnificent properties in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, its southern New Jersey setting is ideal for those seeking a world-class home base between New York City and Washington D.C., and quick access to New Jersey beaches and multiple airports that service the globe. Some of the nation’s renowned healthcare companies as well as prestigious universities are just minutes away. Artisan builders have utilized modern technology and the finest materials in developing a legacy home that is the definition of “one’s home is their castle.” Every technical detail has been meticulously executed, from the geothermal HVAC system to the radiant heat system to the automobile elevator which brings cars into a specially designed room with a unique ventilation system. The home has more than 40,000 square feet of living space with multiple elevators to easily navigate the 4 floors and features 6 fireplaces. The home boasts an impressive list of amenities: A dining room fit for royalty, a kitchen designed for the most discerning chef, a pub/tavern room for the sports enthusiast, a home gym and sauna for the athletically inclined, a home theater for private movie viewings, an indoor pool for year round swimming, a wine cellar perfect for the ultimate connoisseur and a chapel or meditation room for quiet contemplation. This is just a sample of the many amenities and features this home offers. The exterior gives an impression of what awaits on the inside. Upon entering the home one is greeted by impressive dual floating staircases as well as a view out of the French doors to a courtyard with reflecting pool. Ideal for entertaining on a grand scale or enjoying a quiet moment in the parlor or living room, the residence offers a sophisticated lifestyle and carefully designed, well thought-out floor plan. All ensuite bedrooms feature walk-in closets and distinctive lighting. The main owner’s suite offers a large separate sitting area with fireplace, spacious dual walk-in closets and a spa bathroom with a unique tube elevator that delivers you directly to the gym and indoor pool area. Much more can be said of this modern masterpiece, but it absolutely must be experienced to truly appreciate the workmanship. An extraordinary lifestyle is to be lived within these walls.