Architect’s exquisite home hits the market! The house is a unique 3-bedroom, 4 bath, hemlock post and beam structure that overlooks the scenic Reed Brook. From the built in outdoor hot tub you can enjoy the cascading waterfall and lush gardens. The home features 120 tons of exquisite stonework on the house exterior and also on the inside walls of the warm and inviting living room.  The house has up to 17’ high cathedral ceilings and top of the line finishes throughout. The house and greenhouse are privately set back 300’ from the road and abut the Housatonic State Forest on 2 of its 3 property lines. This home exudes a Zen atmosphere and epitomizes country living at its finest.  You can’t help but find peace and serenity from the moment you arrive.

  • Closing Price1,180,000
  • Closing Date07/04/2020

Residential Info

FIRST FLOOR

Slate floor with radiant heat throughout, 12’+ ceilings, oak stairs

Entrance Vestibule: mahogany door, rocky mountain hardware, mahogany seat, butternut ceiling
Entry Hall: redwood shelf, glass walkway above
Living Room: 14’ oak coffered ceiling, stone wood-burning double-sided fireplace with soapstone seating on either side, 5 solid mahogany French doors leading to the exterior terrace, windows with soapstone sills
Dining Room: 12’ butternut ceiling, stone wood-burning double-sided fireplace, 3 solid mahogany French doors leading to the screened-in porch
Kitchen: Quartersawn oak cabinets, concrete & mahogany counters, prep sink in the bar area
Breakfast Area: eat-in with window seats overlooking stream, desk
Screened Porch: mahogany framed screens, slate floor, cedar ceiling
Terrace: Bluestone patio off the living room
Half Bath: butternut ceiling, waterfall faucet, basin sink
Bedroom: radiant heat, tiled floor, 2 cedar closets, bookcases
Full Bath: jetted bath/shower, tiled
Library: Pivoting door, birdseye maple bookcases, mahogany shelf, curved maple slated ceiling

SECOND FLOOR

16’ cedar ceilings from the main floor

Master Bedroom: wood-burning fireplace, 2 Marvin French doors leading to the terrace, mahogany walls, ash floors
Master Bedroom Terrace: mahogany deck
Master Bath en-suite: mahogany vanity, heated towel rack, Kohler jetted tub, Jerusalem tile, glass-enclosed tiled shower
Master Closet: cedar
Bedroom: sycamore floors, 2 large closets
En suite Bath:
Sauna: cedar walls & ceiling
Laundry Room: heated clothing rack, folding ironing board drawer, propane dryer stacked unit
Family Room: Cherry floor
Bridge: built-in bookcases & window seat
Den: wood stove, oak floor with radiant heat, built-in bookcases
Pantry: stone countertops, cherry cabinets, sub-zero refrigerator
Study/Office: mahogany desk

GARAGE

One Car/Workshop; Propane heater

FEATURES

Hot-tub overlooking Reed Brook
Sauna
Fully Landscaped Garden with Terrace
Views & Abuts State Land on 2 of the 3 property lines
Surround Sound - B & W built-in speakers & stereo system throughout the house
120 Tons of Stonework house exterior/ interior living room
Post & Beam Construction
Vaulted Ceilings

Property Details

Location: 384 Cream Hill Road, Cornwall, CT 06796
Land Size: 4.1 acres      Map: D13      Block 1 Lot 3
Vol.: 74       Page: 88
Additional Land Available: No
Road Frontage: 903’
Easements: Refer to deed - none
Year Built: 1994 (owner); addition 2004
Square Footage: 4,176 (town)      5,050 (owner)
Total Rooms: 11      BRs: 3      BAs: 3 full; 1 half
Basement: Mechanical equipment, water softener & storage
Foundation: Slab
Attic: No
Laundry Location: 2nd Floor
Fireplaces: 2 fireplaces – Living room & Master Bedroom
Wood Stove: Den
Floors: Slate, tile, wood
Windows: Marvin
Exterior: Cedar
Driveway: Gravel
Roof: Copper, Slate & Asphalt Shingle
Heat: Original House: Weil Mclain Boiler; Propane, 2 zones
Addition: Buderus Oil Furnace. 4 zones
Oil Tank(s): 2 – 330 gallons in basement
Propane: Buried 500 gallon
Air-Conditioning: No
Hot water: Off boiler
Plumbing: Mixed
Sewer: 1,250-gallon septic with 1,100 pumping tank
Water: Well - located at the driveway
Electric: 400 amp; 200 amp per area
Cable: Cablevision
Generator: Yes
Alarm System: Yes- ADT; security & smoke
Appliances: Viking propane range & hood, Pot-filling faucet, Stainless steel GE Monogram built-in refrigerator, GE Monogram wine cooler, Frigidaire Stainless steel dishwasher, septic designed ISE garbage disposal
Exclusions: Stained Glass
Mil rate: 16.62        Date: 2018
Taxes: $9,528          Date: 2018
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent: Elyse Harney Morris & Liza Reiss


Location: 384 Cream Hill Road, West Cornwall, CT 06796