This dramatic home is located within minutes of town yet, affords dramatic open northwest views of the Taconic Range. A long private driveway leads you to this custom-built home on over 22 acres. Luxury finishes, detailed moldings are noted as you enter the 20ft. high foyer which connects all three levels. The first floor has formal rooms, three wood-burning fireplaces, a gourmet kitchen, a pantry, a paneled library, a sunny family room, and a first-floor bedroom suite. The second floor has the master suite with a sitting room, office, walk-in closets, and a double sink bathroom. Three bedrooms two bathrooms, a laundry room complete the second floor. The lower level is an impressive setting with a media room, full gym, wine room, and a guest suite is located above the barn-style attached garage. A separate party barn and heated gunite pool complete this wonderful estate.

Residential Info

FIRST FLOOR

Front Outside Entrance: beautifully landscaped entry, brick & slate path, English garden landscaping
Foyer: arched, mahogany door with sidelights, mahogany railings, opens to Foyer and Living Room with long mountain views, coat closet
Living Room: 9’ ceilings, 2 sets of French doors to the terrace, custom raised panel fireplace with marble surround, window alcove, picture window; mountain views
Library/Study: French polish finished quarter-sawn white oak paneling with built-in bookshelves, fireplace with marble surround, French doors to terrace
Terrace: bluestone patio with a seating area with Northwestern views
Side Hall to Guest Suite:
Bedroom: wood floors, windows on three sides. double closet
Powder Room with Full Bath: basketweave tile floor, tiled shower
with pedestal sink
Office
Dining Room: French door to terrace, shadow box molding, window seats facing the view with lower storage, open access to sunroom with floor to ceiling glass enclosed propane fireplace separating both
Sunroom: slate floor, beadboard ceiling, large casement windows
Mudroom: tiled floor, 3 custom closets
Full Bath: tiled floor, tiled shower (ideal for pool)
Chef’s Kitchen: 6-burner Thermador stove with double oven, Subzero refrigerator, Subzero drawer built into the island, 2 Bosch dishwashers, granite countertops, custom cabinetry, double sink, and prep sink in the center wood island, tiled backsplash, walk-in pantry with wine refrigerator & microwave, open to
Family Room/Keeping Room: antique brick fireplace with cherry surround with wet bar and French doors to terrace

SECOND FLOOR

antique white oak floors throughout, gracious staircase to 2nd floor and lower level with shadow
boxing, open balcony with walls of bookcases and cabinet for linen storage, lighting for art, oval Palladian window floods the entrance with light
Primary Suite:
Entrance Hall: built-in dressers, 2 double closets, walk-in closet with built-ins
Study: French door to a private terrace, 2 custom cherry cabinets with built-in shelves
Private Terrace: mahogany deck
Master Bedroom: carpet, dormer windows
Sitting Room: French door to a private terrace, Palladian window, window seat
Master Bath: marble floor, double marble vanity, steam shower with jets, therapeutic tub, heated towel racks
Laundry Room
Bedroom #3:  double closet, built-in dresser, arched alcove
Hall Bath: tiled shower & claw foot tub, limestone floor and vanity, beadboard
Bedroom #4: double closets and built-in cabinets, 2 dormer windows
Bedroom #5:  carpet, 2 closets, dormer window
En Suite Bath: limestone floor and vanity, tiled shower

BARN-STYLE GARAGE

2-car attached, with second-level custom-designed guest suite with 8’ windows

LOWER LEVEL

finished staircase to lower level from the entrance foyer
Wine Room: ornate Italian wrought iron door, 1,200-bottle, temperature-controlled
Dark Room: tile floor with full sink
Spa/Gym: with floor to ceiling windows, beadboard ceiling, heated floors, recessed lighting with glass doors to outdoor lower-level bluestone terrace which leads to the outdoor pool area
Media/Sports Room: wet bar, refrigerator draws, granite counter, plenty of room for pool or ping pong tables
Bathroom

Property Details

Land Size: 22.97 acres; Map: 07; Lot: 11/3
Vol.: 246 Page: 802
Survey: #2319 Zoning: RR1
Frontage: 633 ft Easements: yes
Year Built: 2001
Square Footage: 7,195 (town) plus lower level
Total Rooms: 12; BRs: 5, BAs: 6
Basement: finished and unfinished for equipment room
Foundation: poured concrete
Walk-out basement: yes & barn door walk-out
Attic: yes, unfinished
Laundry Location: 2nd floor
Floors: antique white oak, marble, tile, slate
Windows: Thermopane with screens; UVA tinted
Number of Fireplaces: 3 Woodburning and 1 Gas
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway: paved driveway & Belgium pavers; partially heated
Roof: cedar shingle; copper over the terrace
Heat: 2 Viessmann furnaces; forced hot air; 6 zones, radiant heat in bathrooms
Oil Tanks: two 330-gallon tanks in the basement
Air-Conditioning: central air
Humidifier: yes throughout the first floor
Hot water: 2 Phase III hot water heaters
Water Softener: yes, with separate dry well
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric: 400 amps
Generator: self-testing, Winco; propane
Alarm System: yes
Mil rate: $11.00 Date: 2022
Taxes: $40,263 Date: 2021
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agents: Thomas Callahan and Elyse Harney Morris

Location: 30 Laddie Lane, Lakeville, CT 06039