16 Old Mill Road - Greenwich, CT
This exceptional Mid-Country estate encompasses over five private acres of spectacular gardens, specimen trees and sweeping lawns. The sun-filled, pre-war stone, stucco and timbers English manor house has been completely and masterfully renovated to the highest standards under the expert guidance of noted architect, Laurent â€œRinkâ€ DuPont. Characterized by beautifully proportioned rooms, high ceilings, magnificent architectural detail and extraordinary craftsmanship, this remarkable residence offers amenities for the contemporary lifestyle while retaining the original ambiance and timeless elegance. A fabulous guest house, gorgeous heated pool with spa and all-weather tennis court complete this very special compound. Highlighted by a Brazilian cherry herringbone floors with ebony inlays and Christopher Norman sconces, a hi-ceiling reception hall introduces nearly 11,000 square feet of elegantly inviting interiors. A grand front-to-back living room features a fireplace and French doors to a stone terrace which extends across the back of the house and an adjacent loggia has dual French doors to the terrace. A handsome mahogany paneled library is accented by a stunning plaster relief ceiling, bookcases, fireplace and wet bar and an elegant dining room offers a fireplace and dual French doors to the terrace. The state-of â€“the-art kitchen and adjacent family room with fieldstone fireplace are the heart of the home--both have access to the terrace. A true work-of-art staircase leads past a stunning double height window to the second floor. The impressive master suite includes a large bed chamber, sitting area with bookcases, octagonal salon/office, two spa-like Waterworks marble bathrooms and two dressing rooms. There are four additional bedrooms, four baths and a family room with cathedral ceiling. A third floor offers a home gym, yoga room, sixth bedroom and bath and a lower level offers an additional family room with a fireplace, large playroom and handsome wine cellar.