Rare Direct Waterfront - This Classic New England Shingle Style home is set on Connecticut's 2nd largest lake with its own private beach and dock. The house is perfectly sited and is designed to connect one with the outdoors with expansive windows and french doors that offer perfect views year-round. The large level lawn and spectacular gardens are there for sport or restoration. There is also an outdoor shower to rinse off after a swim in the lake. Enter the house through the main foyer and you'll be struck by the views to the lake and the quality of this home. The main level features a modern living plan with an open kitchen, living and dining area. The living area is anchored by an impressive fieldstone fireplace and opens to a lovely screened porch with its own fireplace. The kitchen is fully outfitted with double islands, farmhouse and prep sinks, breakfast bar, honed stone countertops, Subzero refrigerator, Wolf range and a butler's pantry with wine cooler. The dining area sits directly in front of a large window and has two built in hutches and access to the terrace. Rounding out the first floor is a handsome wood paneled den with fireplace and a first-floor bedroom suite complete with a full bath and private outdoor access.
The upper level of the home boasts the lavish master suite with a private lounge with fireplace, mahogany deck, steam shower and soaking tub. There are also two large en suite bedrooms. In addition, there is a great room with bar, vaulted ceilings, built ins and hardwood flooring. The 3rd level is completely finished and offers the perfect place for extra guests.
The lower level of the house features an entry from the beach and rear lawn with french doors on both sides. The finished part of the lower level features a large gym and a wine cellar.
The property also includes a large 2 story barn as well as state of the art mechanicals including an automatic generator.