MLS Number 4921330
- Residential Single Family
- Bedrooms 6
- Bathroom 4
Spectacular Charles Platt designed Cornish Colony estate on 830+/- acres, being offered for the first time in 80 years. The main house retains most of its original features, including a loggia extending 100 ft, the full length of the house. The rear elevation, with 7 pairs of French doors with transoms, looks out to the brick patio, 2 covered porches, views to Mt. Ascutney and the magnificent gardens. The formal gardens extend beyond a lily pond, and include rose covered arbors, perennial beds, and fountain. The 2 story artist studio has northern light and may be accessed off the library or privately from the second floor primary bedroom. The formal living room and dining room have original floors and millwork. The iconic Butler's pantry opens to a family room/kitchen and a sunroom which was added on. The second floor boasts of 6 bedrooms, 3 baths, a sewing room and an office. The barn has 10 box stalls and a second floor for storage or that could be brought back to living quarters. Property includes a 2 bedroom caretaker's house, and a one bedroom guest cottage with kitchen, bath and living room. There are numerous run-ins for the animals, a chicken coop, storage sheds, & large 3-bay garage for farm vehicles and equipment and multiple pastures with split rail fencing. The scenic swimming pond is an easy walk from the main house. Close to public access to CT river. 729 acres conserved with nearly 9 miles of trails to enjoy on horseback, skis, or hiking.
Listed by Nan Carroll of Coldwell Banker LIFESTYLES - Hanover