74 Upper Cross Road, Greenwich, Connecticut, United States, 06831
Handsome gates open to the memorable, long winding driveway and the courtyard, both paved in stone. At the entrance is a wide portico sheltering the glorious front door with a delicate leaded glass fanlight and sidelights opening to the panelled front-to-back center hall with a glorious curving stairway, antique marble floors and exceptional carved entablatures over superb and memorable mahogany doors.
The grand living room has a subtle barrel ceiling, a fireplace, two bay windows with window seats, glorious antique wide board floors which continue through the house, and french doors opening to a wide and deep verandah with ample space for relaxing or entertaining.
The gracious formal dining room has a fireplace and glass fronted display cabinets and the richly panelled library with a fireplace has a sunny bay window, bookcases and a wet bar.
The spectacular kitchen opens to a two story solarium for casual dining and to the huge two story family room with a fireplace, floor to ceiling glass in the south facing gable, ample bookcases, and a large aquarium, plus there is an office, a mudroom, and one of several laundry rooms.
Upstairs is a sumptuous master suite with a fireplace in the sitting room with a bay window, a second bay window in the sun filled bedroom, a large dressing room, and a spectacular master bathroom with a memorable marble floor, a whirlpool tub, a huge steam shower, a dressing area and marvelous built-in cabinetry.
There are four additional bedrooms with three lovely bathrooms, back stairs, and a third floor with one huge bedroom with a high vaulted ceiling, a second bedroom, a bathroom and an elaborate cedar room.
The lower level in venetian plaster has a spectacular mirrored and lighted étagère in the hall, a home theater, a large exercise room, a bathroom with a steam shower, a wine cellar, a hobby room, and all state-of-the-art equipment.
The garage apartment above the five car garage has a sunny living/dining room, a kitchen, two bedrooms, a bathroom and a laundry. The magical and romantic log cabin is a hidden treasure worthy of a vacation spot in Aspen or Vermont, yet is on the property. It has a two story living room, a fireplace, a kitchenette, a bedroom, a bathroom, and two verandahs. The heated pool is spectacular with a hot tub, and the grounds are a delight.
$14,300,000 $13,890,000 $13,650,000 $13,500,000 $12,000,000 $11,800,000
House Size: 14,000 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size: 16.68 Acres
Bathrooms: 5 Full, 3 Half
Specialty Items: Built in 1995, Solarium, Barrel Ceiling, Bay Windows, Antique Wide Board Flooring, French Doors, Gourmet Kitchen, Pool, Log Cabin.
Address: 74 Upper Cross Road, Greenwich, Connecticut, United States, 06831
Listing Agent: David Ogilvy of David Ogilvy & Associates