Major estate with the highest standards of construction located within the Sunny Ridge historic district. Situated on 10 private, park-like acres with an over-sized heated pool, fabulous stonewalls, giant dining terraces, pond and orchard. 7+ bedrooms, Billiard room, screening room, paneled library, sunroom, new country kitchen, 100-person party room boasts a restaurant size bar, sound system and commercial kitchen, maid's quarters, two guest rooms with en suite bathrooms, and 16-car garage. Tremendous Value! The Best Opportunity on the Market! Tenant in place, viewings limited,
Gorgeous Parsonage Lane Cape Cod sits at the top of the Washington Green and only 90 miles from New York City. It is one of the special properties in Washington, sited a short walk to Gunn Library, Washington Green Cafe and Steep Rock Land Trust, but set back in privacy on 1.65 of level lawn for play and gorgeously landscaped grounds - complete with Gunite Pool and stone terraces for easy entertaining. The home was fully renovated to perfection, adding geothermal heat, a top of the line chef's kitchen, center island with seating for four, marble counters, subzero refrigerator, commercial range, vegetable sink and first level office or breakfast nook. The home is comprised of 3 bedrooms, with a master on the first level which opens on to a stone terrace and two bedrooms on the second level, each with their own private office or den, multiple living spaces include a sun room overlooking the pool with french doors, a formal living Room with fireplace, dining Room, a Den/Library right off the kitchen and the Lower Level offers a walk-out family room/gym/plant room, workshop and great built in storage. Additional amenities, sound system, center island, vegetable sink, wide board white oak floors, new Marvin windows, 40 year roof, whole house generator.
"Red Studio Farm" Located in the scenic and historic Nettleton Hollow area of Washington with views of Litchfield Hills and just 90 miles from NYC! Wonderful western exposure for sunsets and views over nearby meadows and pond. The main house offers 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths with 3 of them en-suite and 5+ acres of secluded and lightly wooded land with stone walls and towering oak trees. The multi-level studio space with sleeping loft and bath allow for great office space or in home school space for distance learning. There are 2 Fireplaces, hardwood floors and a terrace facing the western view. Additional space in the Barn/garage with incoming producing apartment or guest house, includes a great room with Cathedral ceiling, kitchen, bath and sleeping loft and balcony overlooking the Litchfield Hills.
Absolutely Turn Key! Top Washington Location. Lovely Country Colonial with covered front porch to enjoy morning coffee and sunrise plus large back patio to enjoy sunsets. Long private driveway level yard. Chef's eat-in kitchen with island seating for 6, breakfast nook and large pantry. Formal yet comfortable dining room. Open floor plan, gleaming oak floors on upper and lower levels. Several entertaining spaces including sun room, living room with pellet stove and French doors. 4 bedrooms on upper level. Light filled en-suite master has vaulted ceilings, Palladium window and amazing storage space. Master bath with double sinks set in quartz, rain shower and Jacuzzi tub. Three other bedrooms share bath with quartz counter top and Jacuzzi tub. Large laundry room has sink, folding area and powder room. Garage access to oversized 3 car garage. Finishes include: Custom woodworking, crown mouldings, wainscotting and UV light protected windows. Property includes 14' X 24' storage and equipment shed + removable childrens play set. This immaculate home is well suited as a weekend getaway and full time living. 1 !hour 45 minutes to NYC, chic shops and restaurants in Washington Depot, Bantam and Litchfield. Hiking nearby at Steep Rock and White Memorial. Dining room light fixture excluded.
The historic home, known as ROOFTREE in the town of Washington, Connecticut has been preserved for the next century. The exterior and structural repairs are complete and the home that was built circa 1880s in the Queen Anne Shingle Style on the Washington Green by the physician, Dr. William J. Ford and his wife, Isabel (Brinsmade) Ford is ready to be completed to its original glory.To preserve its architectural integrity, the original windows were restored, chimneys rebuilt, roof replaced, each porch was reconstructed from the ground up; the entire envelope was replaced with western red cedar shingles and clapboards and mahogany mouldings were custom cut -all to historical accuracy. Included in the restoration was extensive foundation repairs, the removal of an unsupported cantilevered addition at the second story along the driveway and the installation of concrete basement slab with a perimeter wall interior drainage system. **(This home is under renovation and being sold, "As Is")- To view additional information please refer to "Public Remarks Addendum" below
One of Washington, Connecticut's, premier estates located on three private landscaped acres near the much sought after residential area around the Washington Green. This rare gem, a 2013 Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation award-winning home, is a perfect blend of Gilded Age craftsmanship and romance, coupled with all modern amenities. The 9,000 square foot residence, designed in 1885 by noted architect Ehrick Rossiter, as a "summer cottage" for his wealthy Brooklyn clients, offers eight bedrooms, five and a half bathrooms, two laundry rooms, eight fireplaces and a heated gunite pool with a woodland backdrop. The spacious ground floor perfect for both easy living and elegant entertaining includes a bright and sunny modern kitchen that opens to a spacious breakfast room/conservatory, a separate dining room, a wood-paneled music room, cozy study, library, living room, a "Titanic style" grand staircase and a sweeping back porch. Rock Gate, is within convent walking distance to the Mayflower Inn and Spa, the Gunnery School, the Post Office and even "downtown" Washington; while at the same time the home's unique location is on one of Washington's most private and prestigious roads that leads directly into Steep Rock Land Trust and its 44 miles of woodland walking trails. The property also includes a three-car detached garage that offers second-floor space for a guest apartment or studio.
Full of history, character, grace & charm from the time of the Revolutionary war thru the Civil War where lore has it that it was part of the Underground Railroad to today Apple Lane Farm has taken its place in Washington as one of the premier properties. Occupying a coveted location w/ land on both sides of the road & complete w/ a 3 bedroom guest barn & an apartment over the garage the main house shines like a jewel. A spacious entry hall w/ the original large fp opens the way to the paneled library, powder room, living room & screened porch. The formal dining room to the left of the center hall leads into the kitchen, butlers pantry, small office & back entrance. The graceful staircase splits at the landing leading to the master bedroom suite & guest room on one wing & 2 other guest bedrooms & baths plus laundry room on the other wing. There are many original features from the five fireplaces to the magnificent hardwood wide board floors, french doors, crown molding & so much more. The guest barn house holds its own w/ 3 bedrooms & three & half baths plus a stunning stone fp & generous sized great room for living & dining. There is also an apartment over the garage & a beautiful tennis court to enjoy. There is a pool site that can afford the buyer an opportunity to design their own pool. Basically owned by only two families for the last two hundred years w/ a brief foray by entrepreneur George Soros here is your opportunity to share in a unique Washington property.
A beautiful lightly wooded parcel on an old highway off of West Mountain Road in Washington. 7.3 ACRES allowing for many uses as the back five acres is located in Bethlehem. Survey, layout, and soil testing are in place making permitting for a new house a breeze. Enjoy total seclusion with some seasonal views over Nettleton Hollow at this sought after section of Washington. The old highway allows for easy access and the house site is level. Explore back into the property and enjoy the Falls Brook that abuts the Bethlehem Land Trust property. Easy to walk and Easy to see!
Horse Heaven. Heaven is where you will find yourself in this chic and glam home! Four bedrooms all with bathrooms en-suite. Fabulous chef's kitchen. Formal dining room. Sexy step down living room with fireplace and French doors that lead out to a spacious deck overlooking the amazing infinity edge pool. Fabulous finished room over the garage with full bath. So much more! Serene and peaceful. Move-in and enjoy the beauty of it all. No worries when that storm hits- your full house generator takes care of it all!
Fabulous weekend retreat. Perfect for entertaining. 5,000+SF renovated home and guest house currently designed with 8 bedrooms and 5.5 marble baths. Original 18th century farm house was expanded with massive high-ceiling living room with fireplace, screening room, and master bedroom. Plus a dining room, recreation room, chefs gourmet kitchen with Viking range, Sub-Zero and wine refrigerators, island. Wide oak & chestnut floors and beams. Bluestone BBQ Terraces surrounding heated gunite pool. Scenic dirt road walking estate neighborhood with views across a pond and waterfall.
House of the Winds. Stunning c. 1895 Ehrick Rossiter designed home located on quiet street off Washington Green with western views overlooking & abutting Steep Rock Land Trust, access to Shepaug River. Long driveway. Enter via porte cochere. 7 bedrooms, 6 baths. Master Bedroom with his and her walk in closet. Screened stone Porch. 5.4+/- acres. Mature plantings. Pool. Cabana. Elevator. Private. Rare.
The inspirational and award-winning buildings which grace the 70-acres were designed by Gray Organschi Architecture. The goal was to be respectful of the natural landscape: each building has been carefully designed and sited to take advantage of the gentle hills and 5-acre spring fed pond. The property, once untamed, has been beautifully restored, with meadows of indigenous plants, perennial gardens, trails and stone walls.
The main house enjoys the pond view and beyond. It is an architectural tour de force constructed of granite, limestone and Alaskan cedar. The materials, craftsmanship and fixtures are extraordinary: arched birch slat ceilings, custom millwork, teak window frames, plaster walls, marble baths, sandstone floors, 11 fireplaces. The house is centered by the living room with soaring ceiling, large stone fireplace and windows to frame the spectacular view. One wing contains guest quarters; the other, the master bedroom and family room above the kitchen and dining room. On the lower level are the indoor pool, exercise room, squash court, sauna, media room, game room and wine cellar. The pool opens to a patio with fireplace. The house has 12,500 sq. ft. of living space, not including the 8,000 sq. ft. on the lower level, 4 bedrooms, 6 full and 2 half baths.
The Tennis House overlooks the court and pond beyond. It has an overlook room and changing rooms on one level and a living room, kitchen and sleeping quarters below. The roof is covered with wild flowers and grasses which blend into the surrounding meadows. Next to the swimming pond is a small house used as a changing room.
In addition are a 2-bedroom Guest House, greenhouse, caretaker complex, and a storage building.
Other features include ice-melting pathways, generator, sound & security systems, zoned air-conditioning and heat, and lead coated copper roof.
$15k per month for Winter Rental through May 15. SUMMER RENTAL $35K PER MONTH.
"Rock Gate" is one of Washington, Connecticut's, premier estates located on 3 private landscaped acres near the much sought after residential area around the Washington Green. This rare gem, a 2013 Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation award winning home, is a perfect blend of Gilded Age craftsmanship and romance, coupled with all modern amenities. The 9,000 square foot residence, designed in 1885 by noted architect Ehrick Rossiter, as a "summer cottage" for his wealthy Brooklyn clients, offers 8 bedrooms, 5 1/2 bathrooms, 2 laundry rooms, 8 fireplaces and a heated gunite pool with a woodland backdrop. The spacious ground floor perfect for both easy living and elegant entertaining, includes a bright and sunny modern kitchen that opens to a spacious breakfast room/conservatory, a separate dining room, a wood-paneled music room, cosy study, library, living room, a "Titanic style" grand staircase and a sweeping back porch. Rock Gate, is within convent walking distance to the Mayflower Inn and Spa, the Gunnery School, the Post Office and even "downtown" Washington; while at the same time the home's unique location is on one of Washington's most private and prestigious roads that leads directly into Steep Rock Land Trust and its 44 miles of woodland walking trails.
SPECTACULAR WINTER RENTAL. $45k per month.
A serene setting, with one of the most significant properties in Litchfield County. The award- winning inspirational buildings which dot the 56+ acres were
designed by Gray and Organschi Architects. The property was inspirationally tamed taking advantage of the gentle hills and 5-acre spring fed pond. The
main house sited on one of the hills enjoys the pond view and beyond. It is an architectural tour de force constructed of granite, limestone and Alaskan
cedar. With 15,000+ sf, 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 5 half baths. Architectural Folly with 50-seat amphitheatre and panoramic views. Guest house with three
bedroom, kitchen and Living Room, indoor pool, his and hers changing rooms, squash court, screening room, wine & exercise rooms, swedish sauna. The
materials, craftsmanship and fixtures are extraordinary: arched birch slat ceilings, custom mill work, teak window frames, plaster walls, marble baths,
sandstone floors, 12 fireplaces and lead coated copper roof. Gorgeous meadows of indigenous plants, perennial gardens, trails and stone walls grace the
Country contemporary with high ceilings, over-sized windows and a centrally located floating steel staircase. Built-ins, mahogany floors throughout, bluestone hearth and stone walls. Tranquil setting with in-ground pool and beautiful screened in porch.