Glorious Waterfront Stone Georgian in Private Association
Greenwich, Connecticut, 06830Estados Unidos
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handsome stone gateposts bracket the impressive long driveway leading to the front courtyard. designed by a master architect and located in a sought after association with full-time security, his magnificent home with superb classical architecture, exquisite detailing and high ceilings overlooks beautifully landscaped grounds, lovely gardens, a heated pool, a spa and sweeping water views. an elegant pedimented portico shelters the entrance doors which open into the wide front-to-back center hall, and there are matching french doors under a lovely leaded transom to the impressive 50x21 terrace with an awning. the memorable oval stairway rises three stories with a continuous mahogany banister up to the top floor. the front-to-back living room has a center fireplace opposite french doors to the garden, plaster panelled walls, and three exposures with deep-set, long windows in panelled reveals in the thick stone walls. the formal dining room has a fireplace bracketed by arched french doors and the richly panelled library has a fireplace, bookcases and two exposures with exceptional south and west light. the cheerful country kitchen wing has a breakfast room with doors to a terrace, expansive water views, a center island, and a lovely side entrance, plus it adjoins a casual family room with two exposures and a back staircase. the wide second floor hallway opens to an inviting sitting room overlooking the view. the generous master suite with a fireplace has dressing rooms and two bathrooms - one with a whirlpool tub and one with a steam shower. there are six more lovely bedrooms, plus a three room wing with bedrooms or offices as well as a third-floor private suite which gives wonderful flexibility. the lower level has a family room, an exercise area, a playroom, an indoor endless pool, a sauna, a bathroom, and a cleverly designed hallway directly to the outdoor swimming pool. all the terraces including the spectacular belvedere with a gas firepit offer sitting or dining areas to enjoy the lovely private gardens, the open lawns and the water. the garaging is for up to five cars and there is an excellent dock. this exceptional house is a wonderful example of impeccable georgian revival architecture complete with a unique widows walk bracketed by two pairs of remarkable arched, connected chimneys in the manner of the fabled 18th-century stratford hall in virginia, a thick slate roof and a sense of total quality throughout.