561 Smith Ridge Road

New Canaan, CT 06840 Directions
$9,750,000
  • 5Bed
  • 5/3Baths
  • 12,774Sqft
  • 4Acres
  • 1905Built
  • EastElementary

Property Highlights

  • Jr. High School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Price/Sqft: $763
  • Days on Market: 12
  • MLS: 170229283

Property Highlights

  • Jr. High School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Price/Sqft: $763
  • Days on Market: 12
  • MLS: 170229283

Iconic New Canaan home, truly one of a kind in stature and structure. Sited on 4 private acres, with Jay Fain sculptured landscaping, heated pool/spa and views abound from one of the highest elevations in town. This sophisticated, sun-filled 14 room manor, exquisitely renovated/restored by Wadia Associates, blends classic design elements attributed to Stanford White. Grand reception hall welcomes you with 11ft ceilings & sculpted crystal chandelier. Living room is encircled by French doors and has 13ft ceiling, original millwork & hand-painted plaster and gilt wall covering. The Library follows with its curved glass windows, custom mahogany cabinetry,...

Property Highlights

  • Jr. High School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Price/Sqft: $763
  • Days on Market: 12
  • MLS: 170229283

Iconic New Canaan home, truly one of a kind in stature and structure. Sited on 4 private acres, with Jay Fain sculptured landscaping, heated pool/spa and views abound from one of the highest elevations in town. This sophisticated, sun-filled 14 room manor, exquisitely renovated/restored by Wadia Associates, blends classic design elements attributed to Stanford White. Grand reception hall welcomes you with 11ft ceilings & sculpted crystal chandelier. Living room is encircled by French doors and has 13ft ceiling, original millwork & hand-painted plaster and gilt wall covering. The Library follows with its curved glass windows, custom mahogany cabinetry, lacquered coffers & silver ceiling. The Dining room has original cabinetry & FP w/Scalamandre velvet walls, crystal and gilt. A fabulous Smallbone of Devizes Kitchen marries British cabinetry with a modern, yet classic aesthetic, whitewashed oak fitted and free-standing cabinets w/reeded glass, walls of Calacatta marble, monolith grand island for entertaining, Dornbracht fixtures, Miele state-of-the-art appliances. Family room, overlooking beautiful Eastern views is bright and light w/contemporary aesthetics. There are 5 en-suite bedrooms, infrared-sauna and massage/yoga room, temp-controlled wine cellar, Smart House/Sonos systems, oak floors throughout, full-house generator & heated garage. Architecture, art and design combined to outstanding effect in this special home that is sophisticated, chic and vibrant.

Iconic New Canaan home, truly one of a kind in stature and structure. Sited on 4 private acres, with Jay Fain sculptured landscaping, heated pool/spa and views abound from one of the highest elevations in town. This sophisticated, sun-filled 14 room manor, exquisitely renovated/restored by Wadia Associates, blends classic design elements attributed to Stanford White. Grand reception hall welcomes you with 11ft ceilings & sculpted crystal chandelier. Living room is encircled by French doors and has 13ft ceiling, original millwork & hand-painted plaster and gilt wall covering. The Library follows with its curved glass windows, custom mahogany cabinetry, lacquered coffers & silver ceiling. The Dining room has original cabinetry & FP w/Scalamandre velvet walls, crystal and gilt. A fabulous Smallbone of Devizes Kitchen marries British cabinetry with a modern, yet classic aesthetic, whitewashed oak fitted and free-standing cabinets w/reeded glass, walls of Calacatta marble, monolith grand island for entertaining, Dornbracht fixtures, Miele state-of-the-art appliances. Family room, overlooking beautiful Eastern views is bright and light w/contemporary aesthetics. There are 5 en-suite bedrooms, infrared-sauna and massage/yoga room, temp-controlled wine cellar, Smart House/Sonos systems, oak floors throughout, full-house generator & heated garage. Architecture, art and design combined to outstanding effect in this special home that is sophisticated, chic and vibrant.

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  • Additional Information
    • Days On Market: 11
    • Elementary School: East
    • High School: New Canaan
    • Junior High School: Saxe Middle
    • Living Area SqFt: 12,774
    • Sewer: Septic
    • Style: Colonial
    • Tax Amount: $59,118
    • Tax Year: July 2019-June 2020
    • Type: Single Family For Sale
    • Year Built: 1905
  • Interior/Exterior Features
    • Air Conditioning: Central Air
    • Appliances Included: Gas Range, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Freezer, Icemaker, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer, Wine Chiller
    • Attic: Yes
    • Beds: 5
    • Cooling: Central Air
    • Exterior Siding: Wood
    • Full Baths: 5
    • Half Baths: 3
    • Heat: Hot Air, Zoned
    • Laundry Room: Upper Level
    • Pool Description: In Ground Pool, Spa, Heated
    • Rooms: 13

Listing Courtesy of Halstead Real Estate.

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