Immerse yourself in the PNW in this Gated, 5-acre estate minutes from Downtown Portland - This is a hidden gem of an estate with a relaxing stream leading to a peaceful swimming pond behind the architecturally designed residence. There is a separate cozy guest house and tons of privacy, except for the deer that stroll down from the hills behind the home. Entering through the gates and across the creek, you will see the gorgeous brick English country estate perched on a hill. Entering the home you will immediately appreciate the over 20 french doors that bring the PNW into every room. There is a dramatic foyer that leads to the large living room with masonry gas fireplace, hardwood floors and glass French doors that lead out to the back patio, pond and walking paths. The family room also has a masonry gas fireplace, french doors and a balcony overlooking one of the two creeks. Off of the foyer is the formal dining room with French doors that open to the back entertaining areas. The huge gourmet kitchen is beyond spectacular, with two islands, slabs of marble and granite, industrial appliances including a large refrigerator, gas range with hood, double sinks and a wine refrigerator. The kitchen has 6 French doors to the outside as well as a third masonry gas fireplace and a window seat. Next to the kitchen is an amazing sun room. Upstairs you will find a palatial master suite, with a gas fireplace and french doors leading to a balcony with views of the gardens. The master bath has a heated marble floor, a clawfoot tub surrounded by windows, separate marble shower, double sinks, pond views and a walk-in closet with plenty of built-ins. Huge second bedroom with a sitting room, private bath with marble floor, and walk-in closet. Another bedroom has three walls of windows, a dedicated bathroom with a clawfoot tub and custom tilework. There is an upstairs laundry room with cabinets and a sink, this room also opens to the master suite. The large downstairs area has a pool table area, a second laundry and a full bathroom with a shower. The recently renovated guest house feels like a rustic hunter's cabin in Scotland, it is truly remarkable. It has a kitchenette, full bathroom with a shower, stone walls and French doors leading to a private patio, There is an attached two car garage and plenty of additional parking. No pets and no smoking please. The fireplace in the guesthouse should not be used and the separate garage located on the grounds is not included.