Colonial minutes from downtown
Published 5:22 pm, Friday, October 3, 2014
A classic five-bedroom Colonial tucked on a private lane across from the Country Club of New Canaan offers sophisticated style in a timeless family home.
Located at 20 Country Club Road, the clapboard-sided home sits on 2 acres of manicured property just minutes from downtown and the train station.
Inside, the home has been tastefully updated with modern touches like the gourmet kitchen and second floor marble hall baths while keeping traditional features.
The recently renovated formal living room features French doors, crown molding and a wood-burning fireplace with slate surround set against a crisp white-paneled wall.
The formal dining room offers timeless appeal, with classic chair rail and crown molding and a brass chandelier.
More InformationADDRESS: 20 Country Club Road
YEAR BUILT: 1962
SQUARE FOOTAGE: 3,048
NUMBER OF ROOMS: 9
FULL BATHROOMS: 2
HALF BATHS: 2
FEATURES: Two-car attached garage, screened porch, two fireplaces
SCHOOLS: West Elementary School, Saxe Middle School, New Canaan High School
Steps down from the dining room is a charming screened porch perfect for a few wicker chairs and a table for enjoying coffee after dinner.
A bright eat-in kitchen features granite counters and professional-grade appliances like its DCS four-burner range, Sub-Zero refrigerator and double Miele wall ovens. A stainless farmhouse sink offers a modern touch while a subway tile backsplash and wainscoting stay true to a classic Colonial design.
Just off the kitchen is a large pantry with plenty of storage and a bright laundry area.
Also on the first floor of the home is a cozy wood-paneled library with a wood-burning fireplace and office alcove.
On the second floor, there are five charming bedrooms with pretty dormers and plenty of natural light. The master suite features four windows and a master bath with a skylight. Four additional guest bedrooms share two hall baths with Carrara marble floors, sleek polished nickel fixtures and wainscoting.
For more information or to make an appointment to see the house, contact Dawn Sterner of Halstead Property at 203-966-7800 or firstname.lastname@example.org.