The 13,000-square-foot estate is in the gated Norman Estates and combines French, European, and Tudor architectural styles. According to Lake Norman Realty, interior features include beamed ceilings, travertine and walnut floors, and floor-to-ceiling stone fireplaces. A foyer includes a circular staircase and custom-designed, hand-forged iron railing below a handcrafted wooden turret ceiling.
The $7.5 million sales price beat the previous record of $6.32 million, set in 2007 for a home in South Charlotte, according to the MLS.
The manor-style home in Denver is on a waterfront lot with 180-degree views of Lake Norman, boat dock, and gazebo. It has a heated swimming pool with swim-up bar, a spa, and sunken outdoor kitchen
Lake Norman Realty brokers Audra Lattimore, Eric Taylor, and Nancy Hucks worked on the sale. For more details visit www.LakeNormanRealty.com.