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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:No

New Canaan villa 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

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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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 10/18/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
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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

                      VRBO #414885

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, October 18, 2014

                      $1,295 - $1,495 per night (USD)
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                      4 Bedroom / 4.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 11

                      View calendar: Updated 10/18/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/18/2014
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