Round Hill Manor is one of the great estates in Greenwich sitting on the crest of a magnificent plateau overlooking more than 40 high, open acres with panoramic views of Long Island Sound. Impressive gates open to the winding driveway through a curved allee of stately trees to a grand courtyard. At 500 feet in elevation, this breathtaking property has majestic specimen trees, old stone walls and park-like rolling lawns with stunning east, west and south views for the utmost in privacy. Exceptional quality, character and scale combined with a meticulous 3 year complete renovation with state-of-the-art systems offers a timelessness that is without equal. Spacious rooms, exquisite detailing, lovely paneling, beautiful floors and numerous banks of windows make this an unparalleled great estate.
The light-filled center hall has an antique fireplace, a new Bourgogne limestone floor, two walls of windows, 12’ ceilings, and a graceful curving stairway. The 42 x 25 foot living room has a plaster tracery ceiling, teak floors, three exposures, three sets of French doors to the outside and a spectacular Neo-Gothic Romanesque fireplace. The richly-paneled library has lighted bookcases, a large bay window and a fireplace. The gorgeous dining room features travertine marble floors, an expansive bay window and a marble fireplace.
The kitchen has a fireplace, handsome new millwork, a La Cornue stove and a breakfast room.
The second floor has a wide gallery hall and south-facing windows to a spectacular vista. The master suite has three exposures, a fireplace, two bay windows, dressing rooms and a luxurious new bath. There are six additional en-suite bedrooms on this floor. The third floor has two bedrooms, a bath and a large game room.
A new propane HVAC system has individual thermostats in every room, and a 350kw generator can run the entire house. The original brick carriage house has two separate apartments and garaging for five cars.