Truly Exceptional Stone and Shingle Manor Home Plus Building Lot
Now Offered Two Ways
3.79 acres with 6 bedroom house – $1,950,000
7.52 acres with 6 bedroom house and zoned building lot – $2,450,000
Nantucket styling and premier craftsmanship abound in this spectacular custom-built estate home. Located close to the village and nestled amongst other estate homes in one of Ridgefield’s most desirable neighborhoods, this offering is truly one-of-a-kind.
Charm Around Every Corner
This distinctive Stone and Shingle Manor Home was custom built for the current owners by premier builder, Larry Leary. The gorgeous, private Connecticut countryside setting is the perfect backdrop for this architectural gem, while the Nantucket-style design allows for a casual, yet elegant lifestyle. The exterior features beautiful stonework, cedar shingle siding, a cedar roof and many custom architectural elements. The interior flow is sensational and spans over 7,000 square feet above grade with an additional 1,200 square feet in the finished, walk-out lower level. The attention to detail and quality craftsmanship throughout the home is exceptional.
Fabulous Public Rooms
The perfectly designed and proportioned public spaces allow for a wonderful entertaining experience, with exceptional flow and appointments throughout. Architectural millwork and finishes abound along with hardwood floors, beautiful carpets and a modern color palette. A welcoming foyer opens to the mahogany library with multiple built-in bookcases and a formal living room. A formal dining room, chef’s kitchen with a large pantry, spacious breakfast room, office space, mudroom, two powder rooms, a screened porch, and a spectacular, vaulted family room with exposed beams and an incredible fireplace complete the main floor.
Gracious Private Spaces
The upper level features six large en-suite bedrooms, plus a generous bonus room. The master suite bedroom is complemented by an office, sitting area with a beautiful fireplace, two walk-in closets, and a spa-like master bath. Accessed by either front or back staircases, the wide hallways and large rooms offer wonderful scale and proportion throughout. Additionally, the back stair leads to a fabulous lower level featuring a second family room, games room and beautiful full bath with steam shower. There is also a finished space with hook-up for a washer/dryer to service pool towels, etc.
The manicured 7.32 acres allow for room for a pool with GlenGate Plans already on file, ad well as a tennis court. Already on file with the Town of Ridgefield is a 2.53 approved building lot if one so wishes to divide the acreage. These two Connecticut parcels are also offered in conjunction with West Lane Farm in adjoining Lewisboro,New York to create a wonderful private setting. – a 21-acre adjacent equestrian property with lush paddocks, rolling fields, site of an old sand ring, four stall barn, and three bedroom antique Colonial farmhouse. Please enquire with the Listing Agent for more details on the Lewisboro, NY property.
Tucked away at the foot of the Berkshire’s, Ridgefield claims an illustrious 300-year past evidenced by its charming yet vibrant downtown historic district overflowing with shops, restaurants, a new library, state of the art movie theater, parks and a nationally recognized contemporary art museum. All this, just one hour—and an easy commute—from Manhattan. Truly Exceptional!