About This 1849 Gothic Revival In Bronxville New York
This sensational and very impressive Manor House is surrounded by 1.3 acres of hilltop property with distant views of the Manhattan skyline. Extraordinarily built of local quarried stone, its Gothic Revival design, with its romantic ornamental flourishes, remains much the same today as it was well over a century ago.
A welcoming front veranda entrance introduces the 10,442 sq. ft. interior. With elegant, richly designed rooms, 12 ft. ceilings, magnificent hand carved woodwork, Corinthian columns, decorative plaster ceilings and 6 fireplaces, one easily becomes awed by the meticulous period detailing…..a magnificent tribute to a bygone era. Although steeped in history, Crows Nest is thoughtfully designed for today’s lifestyle with inviting and comfortable family living space. The reception room, library, dining room and living room all define a flowing, expansive floor plan. In addition, a large, well designed eat in kitchen opens not only to a fabulous, bright and sunny family room but also to a wonderful, private deck overlooking the lawn, gardens and stone gazebo.
A grand mahogany carved staircase, crowned with a glorious Tiffany window, leads to the upper floors which have a myriad of options…. beautifully scaled family bedrooms , modern baths, a playroom, exercise room, staff quarters and of course a crows nest.
This rare offering is a great opportunity to acquire a significant Bronxville property of grand scale , exceptional style and architecture .With its private, walk to school location and immense livability this timeless, very special home is Bronxville at its best.