~ Listing Sold ~
This one-of-a-kind 6-bedroom, 5.5-bath, contemporary stucco house is a brand-new renovation with a sleek and pristine interior. It enjoys landscaped grounds with multilevel patios, a garden and back lawn, perfect for outdoor living and entertaining. Massive angled skylights span the south side of the house, maximizing natural light.
The open, loft-like main space boasts a floating staircase of steel and oak under a ceiling that soars to 21 ft. high. The huge room (it is 37 by 31 ft.) has a bright, airy feeling, with white-oak flooring and expanses of white-painted shiplap paneling.
There is a spacious and stylish kitchen with 2 waterfall-edged islands, Calacatta Laza quartz countertops and backsplashes, two sinks and stainless-steel appliances (Wolf 8-burner stove, Sub-Zero 60-inch-wide refrigerator-freezer, 2 Bosch dishwashers and a Sharp microwave). Sliding glass doors lead out to welcoming rear patios and the backyard.
Other standout features include: a living room with windows overlooking the backyard; a granite-topped wet bar with beverage and wine refrigerators below; lower-level family room/fitness room; master bedroom suite with cathedral ceiling and walk-in closet; master bathroom with soaking tub, glass-enclosed shower and double-sink vanity; a private walled terrace off one of the upper bedrooms; guest/maid’s room with its own bathroom; laundry room; storage attic; private driveway; attached 1-car garage; 70-by-123-ft. lot in landmark district.
Recent enhancements include a new bluestone sidewalk and front walk, new driveway, new bluestone upper and lower patios and a new underground lawn sprinkler system. The electrical system has been upgraded and there is 4-zone HVAC with UV light disinfection.
Conveniently located for shops, well-known private schools (Horace Mann, Fieldston and Riverdale Country School), the vast greenery of Van Cortlandt Park and transportation to Manhattan (including express buses and the No. 1 subway train).