World’s richest woman lists her property

Christy Walton, who inherited her fortune from her late husband John T. Walton, son of Sam Walton, founder of Wal-Mart, recently listed her Wyoming property.

The asking price is $12.5 million for the 2.45-acre property, which is situated near the resort town of Jackson Hole. 

Built in 2007, the 8, 606-square foot home features six bedrooms and 6 1/2 bathrooms, a media room, a theater room and a sauna. A two-bedroom guest cabin which was built in 1906 is also a part of the property. A unique heated three-car garage is just one of the many features of this property.

Situated adjacent to the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, the estate has ski-in, ski-out access. It offers majestic mountain views and bubbling creek runs through the property.

 The listing agent’s website describes the home this way:

An architectural masterpiece, the fully furnished home incorporates traditional alpine style with impeccable European details, including imported stone pavers, 200-year-old reclaimed oak floors, cathedral ceilings and hand-crafted Albertini windows. And a creek runs through it: Ellen Creek meanders through the grounds, past abundant wildflowers, against the panoramic backdrop, creating small ponds and waterways.

Walton, is a well known philanthropist who donates to a number of causes. After her husband died, she donated the family’s 1896 Victorian home outside San Diego to charity, and she and her son moved to Jackson Hole.

(Via MSN Real Estate)

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