An outstanding property offering not on the market in 43 years. This gracious center-hall 1919 Colonial rests on an exceptional 1 acre (.97) with magnificent panoramic views, lush gardens and wooded privacy. The desirable Ridge Road neighborhood sits high on the Bronxville/Tuckahoe border with lovely estate homes lined with brick herringbone-patterned sidewalks and quick walkable access to either Tuckahoe or Bronxville train and village. With 9' ceilings, a grand entrance foyer and beautiful architectural millwork this home provides the classic ease and comfort of a bygone era. A stunning array of specimen plantings adorn a wide-swept garden surrounding the home with views from within the home stretching over the treetops. Enter the rose-entwined portico and step into a large, inviting center-hall reception hall presenting a stunning circular staircase with sky-high windows flooding the area with natural light. The foyer opens into an expansive living room with wood burning fireplace and adjoins a bright sunroom; both rooms boasting many windows with sunlit views overlooking the yard and gardens. The foyer then steps down to a handsome wood paneled library with wood burning fireplace and gorgeous leaded windows with partial stained glass overlooking the patio. A lovely formal dining room opens into a large eat-in kitchen with butler's pantry, wet bar, laundry room. A charming breakfast room is off the kitchen with steps opening to an outdoor patio and yard with easy level access to a long driveway and 2 car garage with unfinished loft space overhead.Upstairs, there are 5 Bedrooms and 4 Full Baths. The 1st Double Bedroom with en-suite (full bath) the 2nd Double Bedroom with en-suite (full bath), the 3rd Double Bedroom with en-suite (full bath with a 2nd door connecting this bath to main hall) and a 4th Bedroom.From the mid-staircase landing, a 5th BR with full bath is also accessed by a convenient back staircase linking both levels with the walk up attic and basement. Encircled with stately oaks and greenery on all sides, this showcase property of remarkable beauty features a charming old stone wall, rock outcroppings and stone paths meandering thru Japanese maples, cherry trees, peonies, iris path, rose garden, wisteria, mimosa tree, azaleas and more. A pastoral paradise and oasis of privacy steps from the train and a 28 minute ride to NYC.
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