Timeless grace awaits you in one of Rye's most captivating historical homes, commanding a premiere location on 1.3 idyllic acres with exquisite gardens and pool.Designed by Charles Pratt, renowned architect of the American Renaissance movement, this elegant center hall colonial encompasses a rare blend of distinctive architecture and modern convenience. An inviting circular drive leads to the welcoming front-to-back entrance hall with immediate views through to the captivating covered terrace and pool.Both the gracious living room and the richly paneled dining room include fireplaces and picturesque views of the manicured property.A front to back paneled family room with fireplace and built-ins is perfect for entertaining or family enjoyment.The wonderful Butler's pantry with wet bar and cherry counters leads to the stunning white marble kitchen complete with top of the line appliances, breakfast area, adjacent den and screened porch. A back staircase is also accessed from this area.The second floor master suite is enhanced by a room-size dressing room/closet and its luxurious white marble bath.Five additional bedrooms, two with fireplaces, two full baths and a convenient laundry room complete this level. Ample play space is offered on the lower level. A separate three car garage includes an extraordinary 650 sq ft of second floor finished recreation space.Within walking distance to schools and LI Sound and within 40 minutes of Manhattan, this enchanting Rye treasure is the epitome of style and character.
Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Rye - Sound Shore Regional Realty Center
Office Phone: (914) 967-0059
Listing Agent: Michele Flood
Updated: 19th November, 2019 7:07 AM.
179 Forest Avenue Rye, NY