Sotheby's International Realty - Greenwich, CT

Extraordinary Mid Country 7 acre Lakeside Estate is the setting for this Classic brick and limestone 10,000+ sq. ft. Georgian Manor (built in 2004). With an impeccable eye for detail, the owner and his designer, Tony Ingrau have created a masterpiece of exquisitely designed light filled interiors to complement the superbly designed grounds done by renowned landscape creator, Scott Johnson. The impeccably manicured property with wide entertaining terraces and expansive lawns is a peninsula with endless vistas of Putnam Lake. Pergola covered terraces off the living room and family room offer inviting spaces for outdoor entertaining and dining. Specimen plantings throughout and custom brick walls that separate two sweeping lawns line the meandering lighted pathways that lead to several outbuildings. There is an 8593 sq. ft. sports facility housing a jaw dropping regulation indoor tennis court with viewing area, plus a professionally equipped gym, bathroom/locker room and sports court offering endless possibilities. There are also two additional dwellings for guests. One is a fully equipped one bedroom “Aspen Style “apartment (1,170 sq.ft.) located over the detached 3 car garage and the other is a chic poolside guesthouse (960 sq.ft.) complete with bedroom, bath and kitchen next to the classically designed pool with electric cover. The pool with both waterfall and spa offers the perfect venue for outdoor fun and relaxation in a very private and picturesque setting. With an impressive approach through magnificent iron gates, down a long tree-lined drive to a formal courtyard and a large parking court and a separate gated entrance for staff and deliveries, this one of a kind gated estate, surrounded on three sides by the sparkling waters of Putnam Lake offers the ultimate in today’s lifestyle with privacy, serenity and security and convenience to town.

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