Grand Estates

Newtown, CT
Absolute Auction
August 12, 2014

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Format: AbsoluteBedrooms: 5Baths: 4
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Preview Schedule

  • Friday, August 8th | 11AM – 3PM
  • Saturday, August 9th | 11AM – 3PM
  • Sunday, August 10th | 1PM – 4PM
  • Monday, August 11th | 11AM – 3PM
  • Tuesday, August 12th | 11AM – 1:30PM

You may register at any time during preview. The auction begins promptly at 2 p.m.

Fairfield County Estate

Grand Estates is proud to present this beautiful Fairfield County estate, with nearby access to Lake Lillinonah, for absolute auction on August 12th at 2pm.

Welcome to this 7.4-acre sanctuary for you and your family, located in the peaceful heart of Connecticut, only 72 miles from Manhattan. At the estate you have all the amenities of a fine resort and the areas’ lush natural surroundings offer cycling, hiking and horseback riding trails, hunting, boating and fishing outside your back door.  Watch the spectacular autumn leaf show in forested hills and river valleys; explore the area’s charming Colonial villages and historic sites. For the ultimate big-city experience, hop a train from nearby Danbury to New York’s Grand Central Station. This getaway property keeps you in the heart of it all while offering exceptional privacy and access to sporting activities.

A short walk down the street is Upper Paugussett State Forest and Lake Lillinonah. This 1900 acre lake is home to bald eagles and hosts power boating, water skiing, kayaking, world class fishing and world championship junior crew training. Adjacent to the boat ramp is state forest with miles of equestrian and mountain biking trails. In the winter the trails continue to be lovely for hiking, cross country skiing and snow-shoeing.

After a full day of exploring the immediate area, return to the Fairfield Estate on a private winding driveway, and through the gate to the home to be enjoyed for all seasons.

7.4 acre gated estate located in Newtown just south of Roxbury
3 levels, 5 bedrooms, 4 baths, 3 fireplaces, 3 car garage
Master suite with gas fireplace, heated floors and private balcony
Master bath with effervescing tub, grand shower with multiple shower heads and body sprays
Gourmet kitchen with Viking Professional stainless steel range, antique wood-burning stove and sub-zero refrigerator
Family room with vaulted wood beam ceiling and 6 skylight
Heated sun room with access to the lush gardens and lovely stone pathways
Office/study with fireplace
Generator with 1000-gallon in-ground tank can power the whole house and pool
Guest/nanny suite with separate entrance and large open area, could also be a game/theatre room
Indoor heated pool with remote controlled waterfalls, in a pool room with walls of windows, 5 French doors and year-round climate control
Stone patios with fireplace, Italian marble fountain and in-ground propane torches for entertaining
Equestrian complex with 3-stall barn, tack room, hay storage, run-in shed, 4 paddocks, 70′ x 160′ riding arena, elevated gazebo viewing stand and miles of trails within walking distance.

Whatever the weather outside, you will always enjoy the heated, ozone-purified water of your indoor pool, which is fed by waterfalls constructed from stone reclaimed from the property.  The pool room is enclosed with walls of double glass windows and French doors that bring the outdoors in.

After a long day of recreation you can retreat upstairs to your deluxe master suite with heated floors, gas fireplace and a private balcony. The master bath is a true spa experience with an effervescing tub that’s filled from overhead, plus a walk-in shower with 5 shower heads, 2 handhelds and 3 body wash side jets.

The gourmet kitchen invites you to spend many pleasurable hours creating culinary masterpieces, surrounded by Jerusalem marble, mahogany and granite finishes. In addition to the state-of-the-art Viking and Sub-Zero appliances, there’s also a fully functional antique wood-burning stove to keep the kitchen toasty warm on the coldest of days.

Your horses’ comfort is always a top priority. The backyard equestrian complex encompasses a 3-stall barn with tack room, hay storage, run-in shed, 4 paddocks and a large 70’ x 160’ riding arena.  If horses aren’t of interest to you, the area might be converted to a tennis court or other sporting field.

Come and explore this beautiful bucolic country home! With $4 million invested, this estate is a one of kind and has something for everyone!

The beauties of nature on your doorstep, and the pleasures of a fine resort within easy reach … this estate is truly the best of all worlds. Don’t miss this fantastic one-day-only opportunity to make it your own, as Grand Estates Auction Company presents it for live auction on Tuesday, August 12th at 2 p.m.

 

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