hot property Resort-style house on 3.23 acres in the heart of Westport
Steps from everything, yet away from it all, this stunning residence is set on 3.23 acres in the heart of Westport, within walking distance to schools and Wakeman Farm. Enjoy a year-round vacation at home with resort-like amenities at every turn.
An invigorating pool and spa, tennis court, a gorgeous outdoor kitchen with a stone fireplace and a fabulous home theater and wine cellar combine to offer exceptional entertaining, recreation and leisure pursuits inside and out.
“My clients have created not only a wonderful, modern home, but a property you never want to leave with its own pool, pool house, tennis court, outdoor kitchen and terrace that overlooks the completely private and absolutely beautiful property,” listing agent Michelle Genovesi said. “I could live here! It’s a rare find so close to town and walking distance to school—your own staycation!”
Enter via a gated drive flanked by stone walls and mature trees into a setting that feels deep in the Connecticut countryside. The grand entrance hall with its soaring ceilings, sweeping curved staircase and custom mouldings exudes an elegant and serene hospitality.
Open and inviting, the living room features a handsome fireplace and seamlessly flows into the dining room where crisp dentil moulding and chic built-in corner cabinets create a timeless space to host family and friends. Off the entrance hall, the distinctive study features modern details, including walls of built-ins with sliding barn doors and cable lights crossing the space.
The chef’s kitchen forms the bright and beaming heart of the home boasting a spacious island, high-end stainless steel appliances and gas range creating a sleek space for the home gourmet. The breakfast area is poised beneath a vaulted ceiling with skylights and sliders that open onto the terrace.
The light and airy family room creates a picture-perfect enclave for everyday living with a bay window and sliding glass doors to the terrace. Here, the ultimate in al fresco entertaining is at hand with an outdoor kitchen, fireplace and built-in seating area creating an idyllic setting for a beautiful meal under the stars. Enjoy summer days in the sparkling Gunite pool and spa surrounded by lush gardens. The pool area also boasts an outdoor shower and pool house with a full kitchen for easy entertaining.
There is ample space for family and guests among six bedrooms and five-and-a-half baths. Upstairs, the master suite is a peaceful escape with a vaulted ceiling, walk-in closet, spacious sitting area with fireplace and a luxurious spa bath.
Four bedrooms share two well-appointed hall baths. The fifth bedroom features an en-suite bath and easy access to the back staircase, making ideal retreat guest or in-law accommodations.
The lower level provides a flexible living space for a game room or home gym with an additional full bath. A fabulous home theater, kitchenette and wine cellar top off this spectacular home.
Listing agent: Michelle and
Company, William Raveis Real Estate, (203) 454-4663, michelle@