Price $6,995,000
Status Active
Beds 7
Baths 10 Baths
Home size 9,360 sqft
Lot Size 2.75 ac
Days on Market 389
Searching for a private enclave nestled at the water's edge? Look no further than River Run. Down a long gated drive past Japanese gardens & meandering footpaths, the renovated main house enjoys total privacy & resort amenities.Entertain in multiple bright & flowing living spaces or in the LL's English pub. Enjoy your morning workout in the gym & a rejuvenating steam in the steamroom. Upstairs, private balconies in the primary bedroom suite & family bedrooms let you enjoy tranquil vistas & evenings under the stars. Dams on the Aspetuck River form a natural swimming pool w/ 2 roaring waterfalls. Relax on sun-drenched terraces & find your zen in the outdoor yoga studio. The indoor swimming pool fully opens to the outdoors on summer days and a gracious fireplace warms your winter pool parties. A multigenerational family compound, River Run's private, tastefully renovated 2-bedroom guest house shines with modern European flair. A private inlaw/au pair suite is also located in the main house. The impeccably updated riverhouse serves as a secluded home office at the river's edge w/ an outdoor kitchen terrace & rooftop deck or an add'l living space w/ full kitchen & bath. Grow a bounty of fresh veg in the greenhouse, linger on the footbridge, enjoy a round of tennis or launch your kayak. Built by Frances Gershwin, sister of George & Ira, & Leopold Godowsky, inventor of Kodachrome & said to have hosted Frank Sinatra, Mia Farrow & Paul Newman, this iconic estate is one for the ages.
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 8/23/2022 Year Built 1955
Garage Spaces 4.0 County Fairfield

SCHOOLS

Elementary School Coleytown
High School Staples

Price History

Prior to May 18, '22 $7,995,000
May 18, '22 - Aug 23, '22 $7,450,000
Aug 23, '22 - Today $6,995,000

Additional Details

AIR Central Air
AIR CONDITIONING Yes
APPLIANCES Cook Top, Counter Grill, Dishwasher, Dryer, Icemaker, Microwave, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, Washer
AREA Coleytown
BASEMENT Full, Fully Finished, Heated, Interior Access, Storage, Yes
CONSTRUCTION Stone, Stucco
EXTERIOR Balcony, French Doors, Grill, Guest House, Lighting, Patio, Tennis Court, Terrace, Underground Sprinkler
FIREPLACE Yes
GARAGE Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Yes
HEAT Hot Air, Radiant
INTERIOR Security System
LOT 2.7500 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Level Lot, Secluded, Water View
POOL Yes
POOL DESCRIPTION Indoor Pool,In Ground Pool,Heated
SEWER Septic
STYLE European, Modern
TAXES 44852
VIEW Yes
WATER Public Water Connected
WATERFRONT Yes
WATERFRONT DESCRIPTION Direct Waterfront,Lake
ZONING AAA

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