This 200-year-old fort in Sikar, Rajasthan, exudes luxury coupled with rustic charm in every inch of 24,280 sqm (approx.) plot size. Abundant living spaces with intricately designed & restored sections of the home take you to a different era, while maintaining all modern amenities.
Located in the historic district of Sikar, the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan, this property has stood for over a century. It is the birthplace of the last ruler of Sikar, Maharajah Rao Raja Kalyan Singh Bahadur, who was born in June 1886. After years of disuse, this haveli is now owned and has been lovingly restored from ruins to its former glory by an acclaimed Italian designer with assistance from many professionals & artisans.
While the fort exudes heritage, the interiors are designed with a combination of vintage & modern interiors.
The orange room is graced with Rajput styled painted borders and the murals lining the ceilings are painstakingly restored by artisans. The vibrancy of colour comes fully alive in this fort in North India, such as the blue room, which has been hand painted in shades of blue and white with hints of ochre.
The library spells royalty with its carefully sourced antique furniture and arched ceilings. There are 10-bedroom suites which are graceful and breath-taking in their pristine white themes and vintage furniture. However, the bathrooms are completely modern, keeping in mind the utmost convenience of residents. A large chef's kitchen allows for every local and international delicacy to be whipped up and served to delight. All furniture has been carefully curated from bygone eras with Italian and Indian influence.
Large open areas promise fresh air and take in this exquisite experience of staying in this heritage fort in Rajasthan, where every nook and corner has a story to tell. A meticulously maintained garden sprawls across the property with plenty of outdoor seating options and overlooks the 18-meter swimming pool. An organic vegetable garden and orchard adds to the appeal. All the trees have been kept in the restoration of this magnificent property for sale in Rajasthan. Vegetables are grown within the premises of the property and most other produce is sourced locally.
There is also a private wing with 3 bedrooms with en-suite bedrooms to ensure further privacy. A separate staff area along multiple garages and chauffeur rooms and full power backup are some of the additional amenities. A private wi-fi tower ensures that residents can work without any hiccups with gorgeous views.
Surrounded by a village, farmland and forests, the views are superb whilst the inside of the fort is a maze of pretty gardens, lawns, and courtyards. Other key features include rainwater harvesting, grey water use in the garden, filtered water, a no plastic policy and also an extensive planting process which is under way. All staff who meticulously maintain the property are also locally employed.
Sikar is a city located midway between Jaipur and Bikaner on the National Highway 52 in the state of Rajasthan. This tasteful fort is ideal for a private residence or as a luxury boutique hotel, where one can soak in the unique character of the property, magnificent views and a complete sense of ultra-luxury living.
A majestic tribute to times gone by, this property is truly a slice of Rajasthan’s glorious past.
RAJASTHAN RERA NO: RAJ/A/2022/3482