Designer Cheryl Skoog Tague’s Impeccable French Manor in Greenwich Reduced to $8.9M
$8,895,000 | Built 2017 | 9,909 Sq. Ft. | 6 Beds | 6.5+ Baths | 2.25 Acres
11 Simmons Lane, Greenwich, Connecticut, United States, 06830
If you’re looking to experience what life might be like living in the French countryside but don’t want to leave mid country Greenwich, then this masterfully designed French styled property might be for you! Designed, built and landscaped by designer Cheryl Skoog Tague as her personal residence, the nearly 10,000 square foot home offers unsurpassed quality on all levels. The interiors are undeniably beautiful with a graceful, high ceilinged entrance with a view through to the back terrace and garden. A wonderful wide rear hallway framed by French doors and long windows is on axis with a fireplace on one end and the elegant, reclaimed oak staircase on the other. There is a front to back living room with a beamed ceiling and wet bar, formal dining room with access to a fully outfitted butler’s pantry and a library with custom book cabinets and a fireplace. The kitchen is spectacular with a piece de resistance Lacanche range, a dramatic center island clad in steel, a beautiful wooden ceiling with beams and a charming breakfast room framed with a wide arched opening. The family room steps down and has a vaulted beamed ceiling and a large arched statement window. The master suite with a fireplace has a luxurious bath and an incredible dressing room with another bath and custom cabinetry. There are four other bedrooms in the main house. The 2.25 acre property comes surrounded in an additional 2.63 acres of protected Greenwich Land Trust meadows and woodlands and includes 3 car garage, a 60-foot pool and a whimsical stone pool house with a changing room bath and raised hearth fireplace. The extensive gardens include boxwood, perennial, lindens and even a secret croquet field surrounded by tall grasses. This mid country Greenwich property is on the market for $8.9 million with Sotheby’s International Realty.