$35,000,000 | Built 2010 | 18,777 Sq. Ft. | 9 Beds | 7.5+ Baths | 75 Acres
450 Brickyard Road, Woodstock, Connecticut, United States, 06281
Featuring a moat, towers rising 126-feet and over 18,000 square feet of interior space, this one-of-a-kind fairytale castle has hit the market for $35 million in Woodstock, Connecticut. Something you might expect to find at Disneyland, this unique residential undertaking reportedly belongs to Christopher Mark, the great-grandson of steel mogul Clayton Mark, according to Real Estate by Boston.com & Globe.com. Known locally as “Woodstock Castle” and “Chrismark Castle”, the towering structure offers 9 bedrooms, 7.5+ bathrooms, 12 fireplaces, a lookout tower and an additional 4,500 square feet of finished space in the walkout lower level. The residence also showcases wood inlaid floors, doors and woodwork, all built with over 25 species of hardwoods imported from around the world. Listing agent John Pizzi of Randall, Realtors told Real Estate by Boston.com & Globe.com, “Due to the difficulty getting some of these woods, [the seller] went out and bought a boat manufacturer that did custom yachts … exotic yachts made out of wood,” Pizzi said. “He bought that company out just for the ability to get the woods.” The property is on the market for $35 million with John Pizzi of Randall, Realtors. Photography and information found on agent’s listing.
Listing Details: Stunning one of a kind property built to amaze and capture the imagination of the individual who relishes outstanding craftsmanship and superior design. This majestic Castle features a moat, towers rising 126-feet into the sky, 18,777 square feet of delight with nine bedrooms, 7 full baths, 3 half baths, 12 fireplaces, breathtaking entry hall and public spaces that are indeed fit for a King. Bespoke massive kitchen to delight the Queen with the latest kitchen appliances and large stone fireplace overlooking Potter Pond. The wood inlaid floors, doors and woodwork are built with over 25 species of hardwoods imported from around the world. Period architectural doors and stain glass are found throughout the Castle. The walkout lower level consist of approximately an additional 4,500 square feet of finished space including a common area with fireplace and circular bar. There is a raised stage and auditorium. In-law/maids apartment. Radiant heat keeps the outdoor decks and patios free of snow. Nestled on seventy-five acres in bucolic Woodstock, Connecticut overlooking 30 acre pond, the Woodstock Castle offers the opportunity of a lifetime to own a dream come true. Additional features: hydro-air heat with radiant heat in the floors, Central Air, Pool, Dock, Back up Generator, State of the Art technology, 800 AMP service, Gated Entry, Additional Acreage available.