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$14,995,000
48 Days Online

859 Forest Avenue
Rye, NY 10580

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active
8
Beds
8
Full Baths
2
Partial Baths
8,800
SqFt
$1,704
/SqFt
1917
Built
County:
Westchester

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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.

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Listing Snapshot
Price 
$14,995,000
Days Online 
48 Days
Bedrooms 
8
Inside Area (SqFt) 
8,800 sqft
Total Baths 
10
Full Baths 
8
Partial Baths 
2
Lot Size 
2.82 Acres
Year Built 
1917
MLS Number 
H6183044
Status 
Active
Property Tax 
$129,918
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Other
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
4 days agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
2 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
ColonialEstate
Construction 
Brick
Parking 
Attached4+ Car AttachedDriveway
Sewer 
Public Sewer
Basement 
FinishedFull
Number of Stories 
Three Or More
Acreage 
2.82
Water 
Public
Property Sub Type 
Single Family Residence
Attached Garage 
Yes
Interior Features
Cooling 
Central Air
Heating 
Natural GasHot Water
Flooring 
Hardwood
Interior 
1st Floor BedrmCathedral Ceiling(s)Children PlayroomDressing AreaDouble VanityEat-in KitchenFloor to Ceiling WindowsFormal Dining RoomEntrance FoyerGranite CountersHigh CeilingsHome OfficeOriginal DetailsPantryPowder RoomSaunaStorageWalk-In Closet(s)Wet Bar
Fireplaces 
5
Window Features 
Oversized WindowsSkylight(s)
Fireplace 
Yes
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Exterior Features
View 
PanoramicWater
Pool 
true
Pool Features 
Inground Pool
Waterfront Property 
Yes
Waterfront Features 
Beach FrontWater AccessWaterfront
Private Pool 
true
Exterior 
BalconySprinkler Lawn SystemDock
Lot 
Private
Patio And Porch 
DeckPatioTerraceWrap Around
Other Structures 
Greenhouse
Community Features
Township 
Rye
Community Features 
Park
Senior Community 
No
Schools
School District
Rye
Elementary School
Milton School
Middle School
Rye Middle School
High School
Rye High School
Listing courtesy of Compass Greater NY, LLC

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Last Updated: 2022-06-26 08:10 PM EDT

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