859 Forest Avenue

Rye, NY, 10580

$13,995,000

$1,590 per ft²
$13,995,000
$1,590 per ft²
Active
Active
 - For Sale
beds
8 Beds
baths
10 Baths
carpenters-square
8,800 ft²
property_type
Residential
calendar
Built 1917
Extraordinary waterfront estate graces nearly 3 acres with 470' of water frontage, 104' private sandy beach, pool and deep water dock in prestigious Milton Point location. Perched atop a rolling green lawn, this 8,800 sq. ft. Georgian Colonial provides 8 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms and exudes Gatsby-era elegance and grandeur throughout. This exceptional home showcases great indoor/outdoor entertaining space with French doors from all water facing main level rooms to expansive terraces; wood floors, five fireplaces and exquisite architectural details. Highlights include sophisticated formal rooms, sunroom, office, chef's kitchen and breakfast room with prep kitchen open to family room. Top two floors offer sleeping quarters with sitting room, deck in primary suite and playroom. Lower level provides recreation rooms, spa. Widow's walk showcases panoramic Long Island Sound views. This notable home was built in 1917 by Trowbridge and Livingston, architects of the St. Regis Hotel and Hayden Planetarium, served as the Embassy to Uruguay in the 1960's and housed one of the first privately owned tennis bubbles in the 70's.
MLS® ID:
H6183044
Listed:
5/9/22
Updated:
11/26/22

Interior Features

Total Bedrooms
8
Full Bathrooms
8
Half Bathrooms
2
Interior Features
1 st Floor Bedrm, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Children Playroom, Dressing Area, Double Vanity, Eat-in Kitchen, Floor to Ceiling Windows, Formal Dining Room, Entrance Foyer, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Home Office, Original Details, Pantry, Powder Room, Sauna, Storage, Walk-In Closet(s), Wet Bar
Floor Description
Hardwood
Cooling
Central Air
Heating
Natural Gas, Hot Water

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
2.82 acres lot
Exterior Features
Balcony, Sprinkler Lawn System, Dock, Deck, Patio, Terrace, Wrap Around, Greenhouse
Architectural Style
Colonial, Estate
Lot Details
Private
Sewer
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
Rye
High School
Rye High School
Middle/Jr High
Rye Middle School
Elementary School
Milton School

Other Property Details

Taxes
$131997
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
HOA Amenities
Park
Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
4
Parking
Attached, 4 Car Attached, Driveway
View
Y
County
Westchester
Water Source
Public
Pool
Yes
Pool Description
Inground Pool

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
9/15/22
Price Change
$13,995,000
-6%

 

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