The Wexler House
Listed by Madonna & Phillips Group. It’ll take no time at all to fall into holiday mode in this especially private and stylish home designed by iconic superarchitects, Demetriades & Walker. Characterized by clean, simple, sexy lines, the six-bedroom home with separate guest quarters takes its place among one of Connecticut’s finest country settings. The fact that it’s also a feat of indescribable comfort and sophistication, is an added perk.
Couched in the heart of the exclusive Calhoun/Ives Historic District in Washington, Ct—renowned for its fine estates and pastoral setting—the main residence boasts a generous 7,700 sqft of living space, complete with vast lounge and dining area that opens to stone viewing patio, a spacious modern kitchen with screened porch for al fresco dining, two master suites—one on main floor with spa and private screened porch, the second with sundeck overlooking the private grounds. All five bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms and offer panoramic vistas. The floor plan was thoughtfully designed to maximize light and tranquility. The double-height ceilings, crisp white walls, white maple flooring, neutral colors, the abundance of windows and sliding glass doors—all come together to create a relaxed style as welcoming as the area’s gentle aesthetic.
Outside, the verdant 9+ acre-property is a vision of luscious foliage and blooming perennials. Anyone who craves nature will be enchanted by the myriad of places from which to soak up the sights and sounds of Washington’s magical landscape. Here, you’ll enjoy the shape of luxury and easy living with every high-end comfort modernity demands.
The ideal place to escape from it all, and recharge … within 90 minutes of New York City. Minutes to town of Washington, Mayflower Auberge, wonderful restaurants, galleries, and bespoke shops. Close to Steep Rock State Park, Mt Tom State Park, Mohawk Mountain, White Flower Farm and Arethusa Farm.
Be prepared to fall in love.
*Pool and decking is rendering based on architectural plans. Select rooms are currently shown with different furnishings.
About the town of Washington, Connecticut
Located in the heart of Litchfield County, Washington is known for its rich history and unspoiled beauty. The rural, residential community is nestled in the Litchfield Hills amid picturesque Lake Waramaug, the Shepaug River and the Bantam River. The famous Washington Green is a highlight of the town, which also encompasses the villages of Washington Depot, Marbledale, New Preston and Woodville. Incorporated in 1779, the town was named in honor of General George Washington, who traveled through the area during the Revolutionary War.
A wealth of beautifully preserved period Washington real estate is tucked within a pristine wooded landscape. Washington is distinguished by three historic districts: Sunny Ridge, The Green and Calhoun Street, the latter comprising large historic homes and farms. Home to both year-round and seasonal residents, Washington offers a variety of antique and specialty shops, art galleries, fine restaurants and gracious country inns. The town is served by award-winning public schools along with several renowned private schools. Four-season sporting attractions include Lake Waramaug State Park, the Shepaug River and the thousands of acres of the Steep Rock, Hidden Valley and Macrascostas land preserves.