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Ultra Private Hilltop Retreat with Pool

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Last updated: 10/18/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Just 5 minutes from charming New Canaan and its 45 minute train to Grand Central in New York City, this hilltop estate nestled on four secluded acres offers an oasis of serenity from the pressures of business or travel. Designed by a Greek architect to fit its natural setting, the home offers four levels of terraced private gardens and a beautifully intimate swimming pool. Watch deer as you enjoy morning coffee from the Italian tiled exterior balconies.

7500 sq.ft. in four stories of open and expansive living area finished with hardwoods, marble, granite and stone will make your stay a delight to the eyes. Exterior doors from almost every room at every level access terraced, private gardens. The dining room has window walls on three sides with views toward majestic hardwood forest. The living room also has a cathedral ceiling with window walls and clerestory windows and a massive stone fireplace. A well stocked library has a balcony that overlooks the living room.

Enjoy up to four bedrooms (master king, guest queen, guest full, kids two twin) with a separate studio apartment (queen), the master bath's double walk-in shower, and a cork paneled movie room with a 20 foot screen. For your convenience, offers two dishwashers, two washers, two dryers, and high speed Internet and WiFi.

Keywords: new canaan, house, pool, balconies, terraces, glass, modern, frank lloyd wright, architect, architecture, millennium, private, privacy, acreage, nyc, new york city, fairfield county, fairfield

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Property Type

  • 4 story
  • Villa
  • 7500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 9-11

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

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  • Guest Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Children Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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  • Single Bedroom: 1 twin/ single

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  • Family Room Sleeper Sofa: 1 queen

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  • Studio: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Separate entrance, forest view, includes WC and Shower...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master Bath: toilet, shower

    Two walk-in showers, dual faucet sink + separate 'hers' sink...moreless

  • Guest Bedroom Bath: toilet, shower

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  • Guest Shared Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Shared by children's bedroom and single bedroom...moreless

  • Studio Apt Bath: toilet, shower

    Serves studio...moreless

  • Guest Half Bath: toilet

    Conveniently located at main entrance to serve visitors...moreless

  • Four full baths and one half bath.

Other Amenities

  • 7500 sq.ft. in four stories of open and expansive living area finished with hardwoods, marble, granite and stone will make your stay a delight to the eyes. Exterior doors from almost every room at every level access terraced, private gardens. The dining room has window walls on three sides with views toward majestic hardwood forest. The living room also has a cathedral ceiling with window walls and clerestory windows and a massive stone fireplace. A well stocked library has a balcony that overlooks the living room....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Thousands of books in the Library (see photos)....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD + Bluray...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    50' flat screen in family room. 21 foot movie screen in theater room....moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    30+ megabits...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Two commercial size dryers...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Basic iMac w/ web browser...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Top of the line workout equipment...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    By arrangement....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Includes Hulu+ and Netflix via AppleTV...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Driveway parking for 6+ cars, additional on property parking for dozens of cars for events....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Long range cordless phones throughout property, unlimited USA talk time...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Two commercial size washers...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi throughout property...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Four wood burning fireplaces...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
 

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,295 $1,495
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$4,865 $14,850
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

For stays of less than one month, 50% down to reserve with balance due to receive keys, and $3500/wk security deposit.

For month or multi-month "month to month" stays, first month is due to reserve with each additional month due 60 days in advance, and $9500 security deposit.


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Location

19 Miles
Nearest Airport
White Plains (HPN)
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Mariela's Wine & Expresso Bar
26 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Port Jefferson Ferry
2.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Pound Ridge Golf
3.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Metro North - New Canaan to Grand Central Terminal
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Merritt Parkway
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Di Nardo's Restaurant
45 Miles
Nearest Ski
Woodbury
11 Miles
Nearest Beach
Calf Pasture Beach, Norwalk

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Photojournalist who went into Internet entrepreneurialism.

Why the Owner Chose New Canaan:
The best traditional New England town that's just 45 minutes away by its own private train from Manhattan.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
You'll never want to leave, but if you do, the location is perfectly situated for avoiding area traffic and driving further into Connecticut or into New York City.


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Private gated garden and pool area

    Private gated garden and pool area

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Library

    Library

  • Bedroom 1 (master with double shower)

    Bedroom 1 (master with double shower)

  • Bedroom 3 (shares full bath with bedroom 4)

    Bedroom 3 (shares full bath with bedroom 4)

  • Family Room (w/ queen sleeper sofa, surround sound TV, fitness equipment)

    Family Room (w/ queen sleeper sofa, surround sound TV, fitness equipment)

  • Studio (exterior entrance)

    Studio (exterior entrance)

  • Private gated garden and pool area

    Private gated garden and pool area

  • Built into hillside, each of four levels has "ground level" walk out

    Built into hillside, each of four levels has "ground level" walk out

  • Kitchen (double dishwashers, double ovens, full-size fridge, bar fridge)

    Kitchen (double dishwashers, double ovens, full-size fridge, bar fridge)

  • Bedroom 1 (master with double shower)

    Bedroom 1 (master with double shower)

  • Bedroom 2 (with bath)

    Bedroom 2 (with bath)

  • Bedroom 4 (shares full bath with bedroom 3)

    Bedroom 4 (shares full bath with bedroom 3)

  • Fitness equipment in Family Room

    Fitness equipment in Family Room

  • Theater Room (below Office) with 1080p HD projector, DVD, Netflix

    Theater Room (below Office) with 1080p HD projector, DVD, Netflix

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Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 10/18/2014
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