78 Pastures Lane

New Canaan, CT, 06840

$5,995,000

$700 per ft²
$5,995,000
$700 per ft²
Active
Active
 - For Sale
beds
7 Beds
baths
9 Baths
carpenters-square
8,564 ft²
property_type
Residential
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Built 1927
The design and build of this 8500+ sq foot, slate-roofed stone manor is the creative genius of architect Calvin Kiessling. Offered for the first time in its entirety with three subdivided parcels, totaling over 8 acres. The 11-room main house is sited beautifully on expansive grounds and a quiet cul-de-sac formerly known as The Pastures, 5 minutes from the village and train to NYC. Comprehensive compound for the athletic or sustainability-minded family with a synthetic turf tennis court and oversized pool. Steel and stone construction, restored + updated. Spacious rooms with original features: random-width hardwood flooring, rebuilt counterweight windows, fireplaces, exquisite moldings + millwork. Multiple sets of French doors throughout the main level invite indoor-outdoor living accessing 5 patios and stunning grounds, flowering trees, and perennials. LR opens to a large screened porch. Banquet-sized formal DR, paneled library, large gourmet eat-in kitchen, sunny breakfast room, butler’s pantry with cast iron apron sink. 4 en-suite BRs in the main house, addl large BR suite over 2½ bay garage attached to the main residence by a port cochere. Charming 2 Bdrm / 1.5 baths income-producing coach house over 3 bay garage. MBR features a fireplace + large loft office. Unique expansive grounds augmented by serene woodlands of the adjoining 46-acre Silvermine Fowler Preserve and Kelly Upland Sanctuary, open space with walking trails, protected and managed by New Canaan Land Trust.
MLS® ID:
170400656
Listed:
5/17/21
Updated:
8/18/22

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Gas Cooktop, Oven/Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Freezer, Subzero, Dishwasher, Washer, Electric Dryer
Total Bedrooms
7
Full Bathrooms
6
Half Bathrooms
3
Interior Features
Auto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Pre-wired
Cooling
Ceiling Fans, Central Air
Heating
Radiator, Steam

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
8.09 acres lot
Exterior Features
Awnings, Breezeway, Guest House, Lighting, Patio, Porch-Screened, Tennis Court, Underground Sprinkler, Underground Utilities
Architectural Style
Colonial
Lot Details
On Cul-De-Sac, May be Subdividable, Level Lot, Professionally Landscaped
Roof
Slate
Sewer
Septic

School Information

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

Other Property Details

Taxes
$37769
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
5
Parking
Attached Garage, Covered Garage
View
N
County
Fairfield
Water Source
Public Water Connected
Pool
Yes
Pool Description
In Ground Pool, Heated, Safety Fence, Auto Cleaner, Gunite
Zoning
200
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