"the Ledges"

Madison, CT 06443
$2,250,000
  • 5Bed
  • 4/1Baths
  • 5,586Sqft
  • 1.81Acres
  • 1903Built
  • $403Price/Sqft

Property Highlights

  • Style: Colonial,European
  • Days on Market: 28
  • MLS: 170237367

"The Ledges"

Property Highlights

  • Style: Colonial,European
  • Days on Market: 28
  • MLS: 170237367

Welcome to "The Ledges" an in-town, south of the Post Road private estate like no other on the Ct Shoreline.Referred to as the "flagship property" of downtown Madison, this turn of the century house, built in 1903 by a member of the Scranton family, sits proudly on top of a hill on 1.81 acres offering convenience yet total privacy. The house is an architectural gem w/high ceilings, hand carved period moldings, French doors, bay windows, balconies a large porch and beautiful bluestone terrace. As you enter the front door, the 'piece de resistance' is a two story spiral staircase. Light filled rooms w/plaster walls exude old world charm through...

"The Ledges"

Property Highlights

  • Style: Colonial,European
  • Days on Market: 28
  • MLS: 170237367

Welcome to "The Ledges" an in-town, south of the Post Road private estate like no other on the Ct Shoreline.Referred to as the "flagship property" of downtown Madison, this turn of the century house, built in 1903 by a member of the Scranton family, sits proudly on top of a hill on 1.81 acres offering convenience yet total privacy. The house is an architectural gem w/high ceilings, hand carved period moldings, French doors, bay windows, balconies a large porch and beautiful bluestone terrace. As you enter the front door, the 'piece de resistance' is a two story spiral staircase. Light filled rooms w/plaster walls exude old world charm through out. The four of 4.5 bathrooms have all been custom designed w/marble floors, imported tiles & Waterworks fixtures. Large eat-in kitchen w/original tall glass front cabinets w/ a butler's pantry & wet bar. The greenhouse has French doors w/north & south access to the yard. Comfortable study/sitting rm has views of the property from its large bay window. Elegant south facing dining & living room to the right & left of the foyer. Finished attic rooms for studio/office/storage. This is a gardeners dream property which includes topiary gardens, specimen plantings, sprawling stone walls & terraced yard.The 4 car detached carriage house/garage & workshop includes a caretaker's apartment. A 2nd apartment in the old "servants quarters" creates an additional INCOME stream, au pair quarters or in-home office. Amazing property! Agent/Owner

"The Ledges"

Welcome to "The Ledges" an in-town, south of the Post Road private estate like no other on the Ct Shoreline.Referred to as the "flagship property" of downtown Madison, this turn of the century house, built in 1903 by a member of the Scranton family, sits proudly on top of a hill on 1.81 acres offering convenience yet total privacy. The house is an architectural gem w/high ceilings, hand carved period moldings, French doors, bay windows, balconies a large porch and beautiful bluestone terrace. As you enter the front door, the 'piece de resistance' is a two story spiral staircase. Light filled rooms w/plaster walls exude old world charm through out. The four of 4.5 bathrooms have all been custom designed w/marble floors, imported tiles & Waterworks fixtures. Large eat-in kitchen w/original tall glass front cabinets w/ a butler's pantry & wet bar. The greenhouse has French doors w/north & south access to the yard. Comfortable study/sitting rm has views of the property from its large bay window. Elegant south facing dining & living room to the right & left of the foyer. Finished attic rooms for studio/office/storage. This is a gardeners dream property which includes topiary gardens, specimen plantings, sprawling stone walls & terraced yard.The 4 car detached carriage house/garage & workshop includes a caretaker's apartment. A 2nd apartment in the old "servants quarters" creates an additional INCOME stream, au pair quarters or in-home office. Amazing property! Agent/Owner

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  • Additional Information
    • Exclusions: marble bench, outdoor garden decor
    • Handicap Features: Hard/Low Nap Floors
    • High School: Daniel Hand
    • Living Area SqFt: 5,586
    • Middle School: Per Board of Ed
    • Sewer: Septic
    • Style: Colonial, European
    • Tax Amount: $18,637
    • Tax Year: July 2019-June 2020
    • Year Built: 1903

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