859 Forest Avenue, Rye, NY 10580

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BEDS8 BATHS8 full 2 partial SQUARE FEET8,800 MLS#H6183044
STATUSActive PROPERTY TYPEResidential - Single Family SCHOOLRye

Property Description

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, chefs 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. Widows 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 1960s and housed one of the first privately owned tennis bubbles in the 70s.

859 Forest Avenue | MLS# H6183044

This single family home located at 859 Forest Avenue, Rye, NY 10580 is currently listed for sale with an asking price of $13,995,000. This property was built in 1917 and has 8 bedrooms and 8 full and 2 partial baths with 8800 sq. ft. Forest Avenue is located within the Rye school district. Search Rye real estate on www.coldwellbankerchoice.com today.

Property Features

Property Type: Residential - Single Family
Basement: Finished, Full
Basement: Yes
Cooling: Central Air
Fireplaces: 5
Garage: 4 car attached
Heating: Natural Gas, Hot Water
Home Style: Colonial, Estate
Lot Size: 2.82 Acres
Taxes: $131,997
Year Built: 1917


1st 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
Powder Room
Walk-In Closet(s)
Wet Bar
Sprinkler Lawn System

Feature Descriptions

Attic: Finished, Full, Walkup
Common Walls: No Common Walls
Community Features: Park
Days on Site: 212
Exclusions: See Remarks
Exterior: Brick
Fireplace Y/N: Yes
Flooring: Hardwood
Formal Dining: Yes
GarageY/N: Yes
Green Sustainability: Brick
Heating Zones: 6
Hot Water: Gas Stand Alone
Included In Taxes: Sewer, Trash
Inclusions: Whirlpool Tub
Lot Features: Private
On Market Date: 2022-05-10
Other Structures: Greenhouse
Parcel Number: 1400-153-015-00001-000-0002-1
Parking Features: Attached,4+ Car Attached, Driveway
Patio And Porch: Deck, Patio, Terrace, Wrap Around
Pool Features: Inground Pool
Rooms Total: 20
Sauna: Yes
Sewer: Public Sewer
Skylight: Y
Special View Info: Panoramic, Water
Swimming Pool: Yes
Water: Public
Waterfront Features: Beach Front, Water Access, Waterfront
Window Features: Oversized Windows, Skylight(s)

Local Schools

High School: Milton School
Middle School: Rye Middle School
Elementary School: Milton School
School District: Rye

Listed By / Shown By

Listing By

Agency Name: Compass Greater NY, LLC
Agency Contact: 914-353-5570

Shown By

Agency Title: Coldwell Banker Choice Properties
Agency Phone:

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$ 73,823.16 per month $58,741.53 Principal & Interest $10,999.75 Property Tax $4,081.88 Homeowner's Insurance

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