Chateau Galatea is inspired after Loire Valley Chateaux. This Louis XII French Style castle is located less than 10 minutes from Downtown St. Helena in the Napa Valley. Tucked away at the top of the knoll with panoramic views of the Napa Valley Vineyards and Western Mountains. The Chateau is surrounded by world class exceptional quality 95+ point Cult vineyards and wineries with plantable acreage of its own. Sweeping views of the Napa Valley floor and surrounding mountains lend to the grandeur of this French inspired Chateau.
Timeless elegance awaits you in this stunning residence with incredible masonry, soaring floor to ceiling windows, and striking slate roof. The Chateau’s ambiance is decidedly elegant-worthy of entertaining dignitaries-yet eminently livable, with a succession of spacious rooms that flow easily from one to the other for comfortable daily living. All of the doors, windows, library cabinetry, stone fireplaces, and staircases were imported from France. Elevator between main and second floor. Two staircases between main and second floor. Large two car garages and attached wine cellar built below ground. Gated, secluded location with guest cottage, solar power and an outdoor pavilion along with landscaped grounds.
The property infrastructure includes four wells, solar fields (41,247 kilowatts), high speed internet connection by high speed microwave svc., networked with Creston system, Radiant heated floors as well as central HVAC, backup generator, fire suppression sprinkler system and 3 well fed hydrants. Basement with house electronic controls, water heater and storage.