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Ultra Private Hilltop Retreat with Pool

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Last updated: 12/26/2013

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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

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

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

          • Master Bedroom: 1 king

            ...moreless

          • 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.

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:

            0...moreless

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

          Amenities

          • Parking:

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

          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            Top of the line workout equipment...moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Four wood burning fireplaces...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Two commercial size washers...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Two commercial size dryers...moreless

          • Garage:

            By arrangement....moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Parking Off Street
          • Linens Provided
          • Covered Parking
          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Living Room
          • Iron & Board
          • Air Conditioning

          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

              • Television:

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

              • Books:

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

              • Video Library:

                100+ DVDs, Hulu+, Netflix...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Telephone:

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

              • Internet:

                Includes Hulu+ and Netflix via AppleTV...moreless

              • Computer Available:

                Basic iMac w/ web browser...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                WiFi throughout property...moreless

              • Broadband Access:

                30+ megabits...moreless

              • Free Long Distance

              Pool & Spa

              • Private Pool
              • Heated Pool

              Outdoor Features

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

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Tennis
              • Fitness Center
              • Sight Seeing
              • Swimming
              • Antiquing
              • Shopping
              • Boating
              • Live Theater
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Museums
              • Zoo
              • Cinemas
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Jet Skiing
               

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

              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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              Date last modified - Sunday, June 22, 2014

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

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