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1 Harbor Dr, Greenwich, CT 06830
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Greenwich is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. In 2006 Greenwich ranked #1 in the “Biggest Earner” category. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 61,171. As of a census done by the Census Bureau on July 1, 2012, the town had a population of 62,256. It is home to many hedge funds and other financial service companies. Greenwich is the southernmost and westernmost municipality in Connecticut and New England. It is 38+ minutes by train (express) from Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan. The largest town on Connecticut’s Gold Coast, CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked Greenwich first on its list of the “100 Best Places to Live in the United States” in 2005. The town is named after Greenwich, a borough of London in the United Kingdom.
Description: “Reminiscent of a Newport Arts & Crafts mansion and in a league by itself, this superb, totally restored classic stone and shingle Victorian has marvelous detailing, signature curving muntins and mullions, a heated pool and hot tub
This high commanding 2.11-acre property has views of the sparkling water. Parklike open grounds surround the house and a double driveway leads to the entrance courtyard. The handsome front door opens into the center hall with leaded glass windows on the stairway landing, a fireplace, a coffered ceiling, one of two powder rooms and french doors to the enchanting card room with a fireplace. The gracious living room with a fireplace has a bay window with the fascinating curved muntins and mullions which are one of the signature architectural details throughout the house. The breathtaking, banquet sized dining room with a fireplace is panelled in Cuban mahogany which continues into the coffered ceiling and a large window bay. The south-facing library with a fireplace opens to the fabulous new solarium with a tracery cathedral ceiling, walls of glass to the water, a wet bar and a door to the terrace. The step-down family room with a fireplace and access to a terrace adjoins the country kitchen with a fireplace and a large casual dining area with a window bay, as well as the mudroom which leads to the four-car garage. Upstairs is the luxurious master suite with fireplaces in the bedroom and in the enchanting dressing room, plus there is a grand bathroom, also with lovely views. There are seven or eight additional bedrooms, six new bathrooms and back stairs. The pool house with a verandah is placed adjoining the heated pool and hot tub surrounded by terraces, and there is a changing room, a bath, a wet bar and a sitting area. The lower level has an exercise room, a billiards room, a powder room, and large play areas. Only 112 families enjoy the benefits of Belle Haven – security, walking and bicycling right from your front door, the marvelous Club within several hundred yards and town only a short distance away.”
- Bedrooms: 8
- Bathrooms: 8 full, 3 partial
- Square Feet: 12687 Sq. Ft.
- Address: 1 Harbor Dr, Greenwich, CT 06830
- Listing agent: David Ogilvy & Associates
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