This extraordinarily private backcountry compound encompasses over nine and a half acres of exquisitely landscaped, park-like grounds
The principal entrance leads up a winding drive over a custom-built stone bridge past a tranquil pond and through sweeping lawns, apple orchards, weeping willows and towering pines.
The sophisticated 10,000 square foot hand-cut stone residence is enhanced by a circular cobblestone courtyard.
Double doorways lead to a grand barrel-ceiling living room with a fireplace, herringbone pattern oak flooring and resplendent garden views.
A fireplace flanked by twin glassed cabinets for objet d’art is the focal point of the magnificent banquet-sized dining room.
Walled with multiple floor to ceiling antique-finish bookcases and cabinetry, the formal, double height, tray ceiling library is truly spectacular.
A fantastic vaulted ceiling family room/media room with a fireplace and full bath is adjacent to the kitchen and is also accessed by a private entry.
The master suite offers a tray ceiling bedroom, two elegant marble baths, both with whirlpool tubs and separate showers and two separate dressing rooms.
Another special feature of the master suite is a spacious sky-lit, antique finish paneled study/sitting room.
A wall of French doors enhance the inviting sky-lit sunroom which opens to one of three marvelous stone terraces.
Each of the additional four generously proportioned bedrooms features a walk-in dressing closet and lovely en suite marble bath.
A graceful curved staircase leads from the main gallery to the enormous lower level.
No excuse to not be fit with this huge exercise room which includes a sauna and a luxurious marble bath.
A magnificent 3000 bottle glass-enclosed wine cellar is adjacent to a stunning tasting room with customized built-ins and wet bar, both enhanced by tumbled marble flooring.
State-of-the-art garaging is located both off the kitchen and through a stone-floored breezeway to the carriage house.
One of three attractive stone terraces is located off the library.
Another marvelous stone terrace, trimmed with gardens, is perfect for entertaining or just luxuriating in the glorious landscape beyond.
A romantic and private walled stone terrace with a charming center fountain is conveniently accessed from the master suite.
A graceful stone path leads through beautifully designed gardens to the pool and tennis court.
A gorgeous heated pool with a spa and a Har-Tru tennis court are just two of the many wonderful amenities of this exceptional estate.
Ideal for a pool cabana, office or additional staff accommodations, the studio cottage features a living room, kitchen and full bath.
The two-story guest house/staff quarters includes a studio apartment on the first floor, a 2-3 bedroom apartment on the second floor and a two-car garage.
The magnificent acreage is completely contained, walled by elegant stone and wrought-iron fencing. There are two gated entries.
Once part of the 1400 acres known as Yale farms, this remarkable property is comprised of two separately deeded parcels.