Located in the exclusive waterfront paradise of Manursing Island, this stunning and thoughtfully rebuilt colonial, circa 2007, designed by renowned architect Rex Gedney, is nestled into .57 acre of landscaped privacy with water views from most rooms!The captivating, two-story entrance hall is highlighted by its intriguing wainscoted ceiling, wide-plank teak floors and luxurious architectural detailing.A few steps up, the formal dining room commands a special focal point location and is enhanced by its raised tray ceiling, appealing paneled walls and French doors opening to the private, covered terrace. The adjacent Butler's pantry with its rich cherry cabinetry, marble counter, wine cooler, wine rack and convenient closet connects the dining room to the chef's kitchen.The sun-drenched and gracious living room with fireplace offers floor to ceiling windows, inviting one to search for a glimpse of the water!Work will be a pleasure in the pine-paneled library with its attractive built-ins, partial water views and door to the adjoining covered deck.Sophistication awaits one in the distinctive, custom eat-in kitchen, designed by JWH, artfully crafted to include a marble-topped, oversized cherry work island with Farmer's sink, top of the line appliances, a separate dining island with convenient refrigerator and freezer drawers, surrounded by granite-topped cabinetry with double sinks. Inviting windows surround the corner cabinets and French doors open to a stone patio. Designed to enhance multiple uses, the kitchen flows into the breakfast room with its appealing fireplace; two separate work stations provide wonderful built-in desks with ample storage. The adjacent mud room includes wonderful built-ins, benches, a separate closet, powder room, door to the covered walkway and garage.An open back staircase, with built-in storage underneath, overlooks both the kitchen and the adjoining family room. The family room, with French doors to front steps and partial water views, includes a media wall with built-in TV, welcoming all to enjoy this special warm space.The first floor hallway also leads to a convenient bedroom and bath suite opening to back terrace, a powder room and the versatile recreation/game room with tray ceiling opening to the front terrace.The open staircase to the second floor is enhanced by views of the water through a magnificent window.A second family room is centered at the top of the stairs and suffused with light fr
Listing Agent: Michele Flood
Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Rye/Harrison Office
Office Phone: (914) 967-0059
Updated: 22nd April, 2018 10:57 PM.
55 Island Drive Rye, NY