'on Golden Pond’ Charming 4 Bedroom Cape Overlooking Pepper Pond
One of the most captivating homes and properties overlooking this approximately 27-acre scenic pond in southern Sherman. This one-of-kind offering is situated in a prime spot in the desirable 1200-acre country community of TIMBER TRAILS - known for its private, back-to-nature setting and serene bucolic atmosphere.
The charming 4 Bedroom/5 Bath Cape was designed by renowned local architect and artist Wilson Ware, and offers a choice of two master suites - with one on the main level -, hardwood floors throughout and inviting living areas full of nooks, crannies, built-ins and wide-paned sliders opening to Pepper Pond and the beautiful outdoors. Enchanting pond and garden views from every room, plus large screened porch, clear cedar decks and bluestone terrace.
The inground heated pool was designed by New York pool designer, Armand Benedict. There is also a fenced raised bed vegetable, flower, berry and herb garden, alongside stunning plantings and perennial beds that are 'peppered' throughout this private country oasis. A stone wall rowboat landing at pond's edge invites fishing, kayaking and/or relaxation.
Tucked away at the end of a country road that is also home to the historic Timber Trails Stable, with its picturesque barn and paddocks. Only 75 minutes from Manhattan and minutes to local hiking, walking and horseback riding trails as well as swimming and boating on Candlewood Lake via the town's private beach. [New septic 2019. Offering includes an adjacent 1.14-acre lot.]