Sophisticated Custom-Built Colonial In Private Enclave
No expense was spared when this residence was custom built for the current owners. Offering a wow factor from the minute you turn into the circular drive, the bluestone entryway opens to herringbone-patterned hardwood floors, exquisite paneling and molding, custom built-ins, 9-foot ceilings, and abundance of natural light and more.
The classic center-hall design affords entrance to the generously-sized living room with floor to ceiling windows and a fireplace, as well as the dining room with an elegant tray ceiling. The adjoining butler’s pantry includes not only china cabinets, but a large wine refrigerator and a walk in pantry. The spacious kitchen includes everything the most discerning chef would enjoy including granite counters, ample custom white cabinetry, a Viking gas cooktop, two Bosch dishwashers, a GE Monogram refrigerator, and Dacor double ovens. French doors lead from the sunken breakfast room out to the spacious slate rear patio with a fabulous outdoor fireplace made for long summer nights of entertainment. The adjoining family room also boasts a stone fireplace and features a coffered ceiling for added character. A distinguished library with French doors and an easily accessed wet bar connects to the living room, while a spacious mudroom and laundry join two powder rooms to complete the main level.
Accessible by both front and rear staircases the upper level of the home is a perfect oasis of tranquility. The master suite includes a bedroom with a tray ceiling, fireplace and sitting area/den plus two walk-in closets and a gorgeous master bath with two vanities, a make-up table, jacuzzi tub and large glass shower. Truly, a respite from the everyday. A spacious landing allows ample area for bookshelves, while the additional four bedrooms include either Jack & Jill bathrooms or are ensuite. A walk-up attic provides additional storage space.
The spacious, finished lower level offers ample room for relaxation with space for both pool and ping-pong tables, plus a media area, and a built-in cabinetry and homework area. This is in addition to an ample storage and utility room, as well as plenty of closets.
The outdoor spaces are beautifully manicured with a selection of specimen trees, planting beds, gorgeous patio and outdoor fireplace, and lush lawn. A three-car garage joins a Gentech generator, irrigation system, deer fencing, a shed and play set to complete the home. Located in sought-after South Ridgefield and close to Wilton for easy access to all points down county, this picture-perfect home is truly a comfortable and welcoming space for all who enter.