Perfectly situated on 3.46+/-acres in Unionville School District and Cheshire Hunt country, one finds this stunning example of innovative design by noted architect Matthew Moger. This home blends the charm of a field stone farmhouse while embracing a lifestyle that is comfortable, energy efficient and environmentally responsible to our contemporary times. Green design features include: passive and active solar energy, geothermal heating and cooling, a vegetated roof and a rainwater collection system. Intrinsic in design and detail, an overlying feature is the views of the countryside from each room. A Jonathan Alderson landscape design further enhances these views for a serene setting throughout. It truly is designed to bring the outside inside the home for one who appreciates a home set in nature. A herringbone brick foyer overlooks the dining room and living room with elevated fireplace. The charming kitchen highlights a farm sink, floor-to-ceiling custom cabinets, soap stone counters, breakfast area, butler pantry and a gathering room with fireplace. The well-appointed family/billiard room is surrounded by natural stone walls and windows further framing nature. The level of comfort is magnified with radiant floor heating on the entire first floor. When entering the second floor master bedroom one takes in the expansive views of the countryside while enjoying such features as a gas fireplace, walk-in closets, built in cabinets/closet and a master bath (with radiant heat) with claw foot tub, double sinks and a steam shower. Enjoy relaxing in the 2nd floor well appointed library with built-ins, fireplace and refreshment/wet bar. Adding to the livability qualities of this home is the laundry center, 3 additional bedrooms and 2 full baths with granite counters. The 3rd floor is a wonderful space for many uses including a craft or playroom. Appreciate the joys of the country and the amenities of sustainable living while spending time in the 3-stall barn with tack room and garage built by local custom craftsman, McComsey Builders. Combine superior location with custom design in a beautiful setting, and you have a home like no other!
|4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM||New Value: $1,455,000|