SOLD | Built c.1897 | 6,939 Sq. Ft. | 5 Beds | 5.5 Baths | 0.42 Acres
43 Prescott Avenue, Bronxville, New York, United States, 10708
A nearly 7,000 square foot hilltop shingle style residence in Bronxville, New York with original period details has sold for $4.45 million. The property listed in February 2019 for nearly $5.4 million. Designed by prominent architect William A. Bates and built c.1897, the residence has been thoughtfully renovated and expanded for today’s lifestyle. Turnkey to every detail, a magnificent Dutch door opens to the period-panelled living room with centered fireplace, inlaid hardwood floors and a wide staircase with a diamond-paned bay window. The adjoining music room features custom bookcases and tall curved windows while pocket doors open to a well-proportioned panelled dining room with fireplace and a dramatic wall of curved lead glass windows with a matching design glass Dutch door.
The gourmet kitchen with marble center island, bespoke cabinetry and marble-tile radiant heat floor is enhanced by an octagonal breakfast area overlooking the garden. There is a second level master suite, four additional bedrooms and a total of five full and one half bathrooms throughout. Additional features include a fabulous turreted office with dramatic nautical inspired ceiling and miniature period windows, an expanded garden level with over 1,800 square feet of space and a 900 bottle wine cellar. The home sits on a 0.42 acre property with lush gardens and extensive patios. Property taxes will run you approximately $102,397 annually.