82 Brookwood Lane

New Canaan, CT, 06840

$12,000,000

$1,361 per ft²
$12,000,000
$1,361 per ft²
Active
Active
 - For Sale
beds
6 Beds
baths
11 Baths
carpenters-square
8,811 ft²
property_type
Residential
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Built 1938
Unparalleled beauty, sweeping acreage and an incomparable retreat in the heart of New Canaan. The breathtaking Brookwood estate, reflective of the English countryside, is a personal oasis boasting over 31 acres for outdoor exploration and boundless inspiration. The spectacular private grounds are completely enclosed creating a discrete sanctuary. Savor the far-reaching vistas, open rolling landscape, woodland trails, rock rimmed brook, natural pond and tumbling waterfall. Advantageously situated to appreciate the majestic setting, the elegant 5-bedroom main residence, built in 1938 by esteemed architect Harold R. Sleeper, features resplendent period details, soaring ceilings, captivating fireplaces, oversized windows, hand crafted millwork and an abundance of natural light. Grand formal rooms flow to terraced patios, perennial gardens and steppingstones that run down to the pool, waters’ edge and the rambling, bucolic property. A separate 3-bedroom cottage offers a quintessential escape to be as creative and self-indulgent or as engaging and social as you wish. This uniquely serene estate has been sensitively maintained to provide the ultimate in peace, privacy, luxury and tranquility and is just 45 miles from NYC.
MLS ID:
170369893
Listed:
3/1/21
Updated:
10/27/21

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Gas Range, Wall Oven, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Freezer, Subzero, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Total Bedrooms
6
Full Bathrooms
8
Half Bathrooms
3
Interior Features
Auto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Pre-wired, Security System
Cooling
Central Air
Heating
Hot Air, Radiant, Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
31.79 acres lot
Exterior Features
Balcony, French Doors, Garden Area, Guest House, Patio, Porch, Porch-Enclosed, Stone Wall, Terrace
Architectural Style
Colonial
Lot Details
On Cul-De-Sac, Water View, Rolling, Treed, Fence - Full, Professionally Landscaped
Roof
Slate
Sewer
Septic

School Information

High School
New Canaan
Middle/Jr High
Saxe Middle
Elementary School
West

Other Property Details

Taxes
$184324
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
Attached Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
3
Parking
Attached Garage, Detached Garage
County
Fairfield
Water Source
Private Well
Pool
Yes
Pool Description
In Ground Pool, Heated
Zoning
200

 

Courtesy of Taylor Tait, Houlihan Lawrence

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