Architect Richard Kimball, Chairman of the American Academy of Rome, designed this house for Theodore Ryan, chair of the CT legislature, and his wife (formerly called Ryan Lane).

Sun-filled rooms with 2 wood burning fireplaces, built-in Office/Library, fully equipped kitchen with SubZero refrigerator, family room/bedroom with full bath and a 1st-floor primary en-suite bedroom with a large carpeted dressing room and full bathroom. A grand stone patio outside. Beautiful details throughout that include hardwood floors, crown moldings, lots of built-ins and antique mantels above both fireplaces. The large basement which includes a wine seller.

Two additional bedrooms, a full bath upstairs along with a cedar-lined closet and a gym/spare room. All rooms in the house have great closets and storage space. The 2-car garage has a heated studio. This exceptional home is on 6+ acres and is quiet, spacious and private; close to the lake, beach, boating activities, skiing and several private and public schools.

Beautiful year-round home in move-in condition with stunning mature trees and landscaping.  Enjoy a breathtaking setting with sweeping views of the mountains and lake while relaxing, living/working just minutes from the Villages of Lakeville, Salisbury, Sharon and Millerton with a short ride to the Wassaic rail station to NY Grand Central. Must see!

Residential Info


Covered Front Porch: Bluestone flooring, great views over sweeping front property, and Southern Mountain views.
Entrance: Dutch Door, Brass Hardware, Sidelights, Sisal carpet, crown molding
Living Room:  Oak floors, French doors, Dental Molding, Wood burning fireplace with Antique Mantle, built-in bookcases with storage, corner cupboard, Dutch door to a stone patio, baseboard heating
Bluestone patio:  with a Stonewall & magnificent Views
Dining Room:  Oak wood floors, China closet, Crown molding
Kitchen: Terracotta tile floors, butcher block countertops, granite island with stainless steel sink, Subzero Refrigerator, extensive cabinets and storage, breakfast area with picture windows.
Library/Den: Oak wood floors, Built-in bookcases & storage space, recessed media built-ins, baseboard heat, alcove, crown molding, door to basement
Back Hallway: Oak wood floors, 2 closets, entry to a powder room, Morris English Wallpaper
Half Bath: Tile floors, Wainscotting, single sink, Morris English  Wallpaper
Mud Room: Terracotta Tile floors, large closet, coat hooks off side entrance with Dutch Door
Laundry room: Terracotta tile floor, washer/dryer, utility sink, storage, and window.
Sitting Room/Bedroom: Oak wood floors, Wood burning fireplace w, antique mantle, radiant Heat, entry to full bath en-suite.
Full Bath: Tile floors, bathtub, single sink, bidet & windows.
Dressing Room: Fully carpeted, extensive built-in closets, built-in drawers, double hanging closet
Primary Bedroom:  Oak wood floors, wall of built-in closets and storage drawers, crown molding, en-suite full bathroom.
Primary Bath: Heated wood floors, Tiled shower stall, Delph Tiled jetted tub, pedestal sink, towel heater and window.


Landing: Wood flooring, Dutch Door, walk-in cedar closet, 2 linen closets, attic fan
Bedroom: Wood floors, dormer, Closet, baseboard heat
Full bathroom: Tiled floors, double granite vanity, make up vanity, tile tub/shower and window
Bedroom: Wood Floors, twin dormers, closets
Gym/Spare room: Oak wood floors, storage, electric heat & window unit for AC


2 bays with garage door openers with loft on 2nd floor (great potential), Studio space with electric heat additional space for lawnmowers in back


Stone Wall on 3 sides of property
Stone Patio with stone wall with mature shade trees
Mountain views in a park-like setting
Bluestone walkway to side to Covered Front Porch & Side entrance to Kitchen

Property Details

Location:   27 Woodcrest Lane, Lakeville, CT 06039
Land: 6.09 acres
Road Frontage:   None
Easements:    Check the deed
Year Built:     1976      
Square Footage:     3,311
Total Rooms:    9         BRs:    4       BAs:       3.5
Basement:  Concrete Floors, Bilko Door, Wine Cellar
Foundation:     Poured Concrete
Hatchway:     Walk Out
Attic:  Crawl Space
Laundry Location: Main floor, utility sink and shelving and window
Number of Fireplaces:  2 wood burning with Antique Mantels
Floors:   2
Windows:   Storm & Screen
Exterior: Stone & Clapboard
Driveway:    Gravel
Roof:   Asphalt Shingle
Heat:   Oil, baseboard, radiant heat in sitting room/bedroom, electric in gym/spare room
Oil Tank:   2 tanks in basement
Air-Conditioning:   Central air 1st floor, window unit-gym/spare room
Hot water:  Off boiler
Sewer:   Septic tank
Water:  Public
Electric:  200 Amps
Satellite Dish:  Yes
Generator:  Yes, Auto-testing
Appliances:  Dishwasher, Microwave, GE Profile Electric Stove/oven, Sub-Zero refrigerator, washer/dryer
Exclusions:  None
Mil rate: $ 11.0          Date:  2021
Taxes: $6,824             Date: 2021
Listing Type: Exclusive

Location: 27 Woodcrest Lane, Lakeville, CT 06039