MLS Number 170010715
- Single Family
- Property Style Georgian Colonial
- Bedrooms 3
- Bathroom 4
- Acreage 54.5
Windfield - One of CT's finest estates with far reaching views. Designed by internationally renowned Fairfax & Sammons, this Palladian Villa epitomizes genteel country living. Guests are welcomed through the courtyard w/parterre garden and limestone fountain. At one end of the courtyard, an outdoor FP is nestled beneath a wisteria arbor. Exterior details of the home include handmade bricks, slate roof, cast stone columns, finials and volutes. Through the foyer, enter the grand LR w/arched doorways to the western-facing terrace, high ceilings, full-height wall paneling, and extensive moldings incl dentils below an acanthus frieze. Octagonal DR. Main floor guest suite w/claw foot soaking tub. The staircase delivers you to a landing with three options: to the left is an intimate den, to the right is another guest suite appointed with Pierre Deux toile and an ensuite bath. The third option off the staircase landing leads to the magnificent master suite, w/high tray ceiling, walls covered in a rich wood paneling, a FP and 3 exposures. Finished lower level offers three additional rooms suited for multiple uses. Addl buildings include the fully climate controlled summer house appointed with Palladian windows and French doors, a 2 car garage, and a barn offering separate septic for guest studio potential. Mechanicals are state of the art, including generator. Set on 54 acres with the finest gardens, constant breezes and a mesmerizing view, Windfield is a treasure to be revered.
Listing Courtesy of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l