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:
10/27/21

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
Attached Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
5
Parking
Attached Garage, Covered Garage
County
Fairfield
Water Source
Public Water Connected
Pool
Yes
Pool Description
In Ground Pool, Heated, Safety Fence, Auto Cleaner, Gunite
Zoning
200

 

Courtesy of Richard Higgins, Higgins Group Real Estate

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