A Georgian-style stone manor now listed with Julia B. Fee Sotheby’s International Realty is the epitome of extraordinary. The Chappaqua, New York, country residence is extraordinary in craftsmanship, designed by famed architect Boris Baranovich; extraordinary in scale, with over 86 acres of private land and more than 20,000 interior square feet; and extraordinary in amenities, its many notable features turning the home into its own private resort. Indeed, this chateau-like property available for $24,750,000 offers an unparalleled lifestyle.
Known as Rosewood, the home provides sunlit living spaces that are simultaneously grand and comfortable, formal and inviting. Guests enter a reception hall that sets the tone, featuring dramatic columns, onyx stone floors, a hand-painted domed ceiling and a stunning staircase winding to the second floor. The hall leads to a living room with wood-burning fireplace and artisan crafted moldings, as well as a banquet-sized dining room with millwork, bay window with views and fireplace. A two-story library with mahogany paneling, vaulted great room and billiard/home theater space with wet bar are also included, as well as a chef’s kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, granite countertops, custom cabinetry, center island and cozy sitting area with fireplace.
Upstairs, the stunning master suite is one of the residence’s six bedroom suites, boasting its own kitchenette, dressing room and sitting room, romantic deck accessed by French doors, custom millwork, and a marble master bath outfitted with an antique vanity and steam shower. The home also offers a lower level including an indoor gym with basketball court, exercise room and temperature-controlled wine cellar accommodating 3,000 bottles.
The architect carefully crafted this residence to integrate seamlessly with its beautiful natural surroundings, almost turning the grounds into an extension of the home. Several rooms include French doors that open to covered and uncovered slate terraces, patios, lovely gardens and rolling green lawns, as well as exceptional amenities like the Shoreline infinity pool with spa, tennis and sports courts, and pool house with living area. The expansive acreage includes 71 wooded acres under conservation easement, providing the nature lover with a wonderful environment to explore. Walking paths wander the property, which offer an apple orchard and a magnificent piece of lakefront. Truly, Rosewood presents an excellent opportunity to those who are looking for a combination of architectural majesty and natural splendor.
To schedule a private viewing, please contact listing agent Joanna Rizoulis at +1 917 359 7885 or Amy Smith Sroka at +1 914 523 0678.