This stately Georgian Revival Fieldstone house is located in the heart of Fieldston, a private
streeted community, on 1.3 acres which include a separate building lot. Set in sweeping lush
park-like grounds, this rare property is just 15 minutes from the Upper West Side.
Boasting a slate-shingled roof, the house was built by the noted architect Julius Gregory in the
late 1920's and has been owned by only two families. Approximately 10,000 square feet, this
important property has 10 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms and 4 powder rooms. Updated throughout,
this gracious and welcoming home retains all of its original details and preserves almost all of
its original bathrooms as well as the original kitchen cabinets and mahogany countertops. All
principal rooms have multiple exposures.
A detailed description of the property follows:
GROUND FLOOR: Gracious extra-wide doorway with side windows and fanlight; spacious wood
paneled entrance gallery and hallway; sweeping stairway to the second floor; oversized elegant
living room with a bay window and window seat, wood burning fireplace, French doors to terrace,
and exposures on three sides; beautifully proportioned formal dining room with bay window,
window seat and two exposures; corner family room with four large windows and French doors
to terrace; corner breakfast room with two walls of windows; windowed butler's pantry with
double sink and second dishwasher, leading to the kitchen and additional pantry; three powder
rooms. A partially covered flagstone terrace extends the full depth of the house.
MAIN BEDROOM FLOOR: Master bedroom suite with sitting room and wood burning
fireplace; four other bedrooms including one with private dressing room and one with a
Juliette balcony; spectacular sunny playroom with three walls of windows; a walk-in linen
closet; washer and dryer.
THIRD FLOOR: Four generous bedrooms, two bathrooms, walk-in cedar closet, storage space.
LOWER GROUND FLOOR Fully finished; large bed/sitting room with kitchenette and full
modern bath; oversized playroom/media room; exercise room; huge laundry with steam room
and shower; powder room; large storage room; boiler/utility room; large entry area and exit to
outside; entry to a three car garage.
There is a sweeping circular driveway at the front entrance to the house and a back driveway
leading to additional parking and the garage.
THE LANDSCAPED GROUNDS include a broad expanse of flat lawn, rose garden, numerous
beautiful mature trees and shrubs as well as a large sloping hill to an upper garden and original
playhouse with stone barbeque patio. In addition, there is a paved badminton court, tennis
backboard and a huge fenced in playground.
- Outdoor Space
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