Award winning 4,000 square foot Shaker inspired house set on 100 private acres in Sharon, CT. Tastefully decorated with traditional shaker flourishes, as well as more modern furniture. House is always sunny, but stays cool in the summer. Wood floors. Landscape is a mix of forest, open meadows, and managed wetlands, with paths for traversing much of it. Gorgeous fresh water pool is steps from the house. And in winter, a sledding hill is steps away, and a pond for skating. Property is only ten minutes to the NYC train station at Wassaic, NY, and Sharon’s historic village center. Also close by to skiing, Appalachian Trail, Housatonic River, and Macedonia Park.
Beyond the immediate community, the property is also very convenient to Kent, CT with its art galleries, restaurants and numerous shopping opportunities–and within 15-25 minutes to local prep schools, including Kent School, South Kent School, Marvelwood, Hotchkiss, Millbrook, Indian Mountain, Salisbury, and Berkshire School.
House includes four bedrooms, fireplace, wood stove, freshwater swimming pool, pond, and hiking trails. Some of the features of the house include: solar photovoltaic system, geo thermal, radiant heat, plaster walls, period lighting and Shaker influenced architectural detailing. It is incredibly comfortable and inviting - perfect for families, but also for a couple on a romantic get away.+ More