17 Acre Denbigh Farm with Scale Replica Mt. Vernon Playhouse Reduced to $17.99M in Greenwich, Connecticut
$17,995,000 | Built 1775 | 13,343 Sq. Ft. | 7 Beds | 13 Baths | 17.20 Acres
Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
Just as American fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger and wife Dee Ocleppo recently found a buyer for their spectacular 22 acre Greenwich compound, Tommy’s first wife, Susie Hilfiger, has reduced her 17.2 acre Greenwich estate to $17.99 million. According to Mansion Global, “The onetime couple, who were married from 1980 to 2000 and share four children, are known to have a friendly relationship.” The pair purchased the property in 1995 for $8.5 million. Perched high above sea level with breathtaking panoramic views of Long Island Sound, the 17.2 acre property, known as Denbigh Farm, dates to 1775 with a beautiful period house. Continue the wonderful history of this special estate of an era of timeless refinement. A home with multiple wings that welcomes you. A lifestyle of memories, enjoyment & pleasure for years awaits the new buyer!
Extraordinary equestrian estate with grand rooms, quality details, beautiful antique floors, lovely English sculptured sunken gardens, sprawling verdant lawns, old stone walls, sparkling pool and tennis court. There is approximately 14,000 square feet, 7 bedrooms, 9 baths, 4 powder rooms and 12 fireplaces. Step-down drawing room/ball room with a high ceiling, panelling and a marble mantle imported from the 17th century Hotel Particulier Montmartre, the former residence of the Hermes family in Paris. The formal dining room has original hand painted Gracie Chinese wallpaper, the Oval office is a favourite plus the summer flower room, botanical room, the kitchen with original meat locker for cold storage, delightful morning room and silver room for sterling collection and a spa.
Built as a scale model, the Mt. Vernon playhouse, historic home of George Washington near Washington, D.C., is very detailed with a shingled roof and paint colours that match authentic samples from Mt. Vernon. A gym/sports house will delight the fitness enthusiast. Several luxurious guest quarters, greenhouse, fancy chicken coops, goat house plus security office/studio, gorgeous barn with 6 stalls with a lower level of a large home office, three paddocks and a riding ring. The apple orchards will make the best homemade pies! A magnificent manor home on an elegant landmark estate that is so rare. Seldom do you capture such a majestic view. Impressive, private and inviting. Denbigh Farm is on the market for $17.99 million with Janet K. Milligan of Sotheby’s International Realty. Photography by Steve Rossi for Sotheby’s International Realty.