Boasting direct access to Essex County Trail Association as well as acre after acre of conservation land, this exquisite home comes complete with a fully outfitted and handsomely burnished wood stable with four stalls, a full second floor, and a paddock. While its equestrian appeal is apparent at first glance, rest assured that the home’s elegant interior is equally matched. Listed for $1,799,000, this astounding offering is proudly presented by Amanda Armstrong of By the Sea Sotheby’s International Realty.
Sited amid a lushly landscaped and exquisitely manicured lawn, the property is splendidly enhanced by secret English-style gardens, sunny patios and rows of flowering shrubs. The tree-lined drive, framed by gracious entrance gates, leads the way to this very lovely home.
“With all of its tranquility and timelessness, you truly feel as though you are stepping into a landscape painting,” says Armstrong. “As are the grounds, the home itself is immaculate with generously sized spaces that feature high ceilings and large windows throughout, creating a perfect stage for dramatic entertaining as well as peaceful and quiet contemplation.”
The home’s semi-open floor plan was strategically designed to maximize the home’s natural setting, ensuring that each and every room enjoys warm sun, cool breezes, and beautiful outdoor views. As the seasons turn a bit colder, says Armstrong, the intimate rooms become inviting respites from the elements of winter. On the main level, a welcoming foyer with gleaming hardwood flooring ushers you into a formal living room with fireplace and French doors, and a charming dining room enhanced by recessed lighting a bow window. Just adjacent, the wide-open gourmet kitchen is a chef’s delight, with custom-wood cabinetry, granite countertops, a generous dining nook, and…