561 Smith Ridge Road New Canaan, CT 06840
Iconic New Canaan home, truly one of a kind in stature and structure. Sited on 4 private acres, with Jay Fain sculptured landscaping, heated pool/spa and views abound from one of the highest elevations in town. This sophisticated, sun-filled 14 room manor, exquisitely renovated/restored by Wadia Associates, blends classic design elements attributed to Stanford White. Grand reception hall welcomes you with 11ft ceilings & sculpted crystal chandelier. Living room is encircled by French doors and has 13ft ceiling, original millwork & hand-painted plaster and gilt wall covering. The Library follows with its curved glass windows, custom mahogany cabinetry, lacquered coffers & silver ceiling. The Dining room has original cabinetry & FP w/Scalamandre velvet walls, crystal and gilt. A fabulous Smallbone of Devizes Kitchen marries British cabinetry with a modern, yet classic aesthetic, whitewashed oak fitted and free-standing cabinets w/reeded glass, walls of Calacatta marble, monolith grand island for entertaining, Dornbracht fixtures, Miele state-of-the-art appliances. Family room, overlooking beautiful Eastern views is bright and light w/contemporary aesthetics. There are 5 en-suite bedrooms, infrared-sauna and massage/yoga room, temp-controlled wine cellar, Smart House/Sonos systems, oak floors throughout, full-house generator & heated garage. Architecture, art and design combined to outstanding effect in this special home that is sophisticated, chic and vibrant.
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Listing Source: SMART MLS
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