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'856 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443

856 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443
5 Beds   |   5 Baths   |   5,586 Sqft

255 Days on Market

Welcome to "the ledges" an intown, south of the post road private estate/family compound 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 throughout. 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...elevator. 4 beautiful bedrooms on the 2nd floor. finished attic rooms for studio/office/storage.a gardener's dream property includes topiary gardens, specimen plantings, sprawling stone walls & terraced yard. 4 car detached carriage house includes a caretaker's/in law apart. 2nd apart creates au pair quarters/ or in-home office. sub-divide poss-owner/agent amazing in town, yet private property!

14 Rooms | 1.81 Acres | 4 Garage(s) | Built in 1903

Additional Details
Colonial  | 2 Fireplaces

Historic Distric  | City Views

Hot Air  | Radiator  | Zoned  | Public Water  | Electric Hot Water

$657,400 Assessment | 28.35 Mill Rate | $18,637 Taxes

Per Board of Ed Elementary | Polson Middle | Per Board of Ed Intermediate | Daniel Hand High

Listing Agent
William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l | Faith C. Whitehead | (203) 214-2820