April 21st, 2023 – Newsletter
Best of the Week
Don’t miss this extraordinary collection of homes! Featuring the incredible works of mid-century modern architects Harry Wenning, Roy Johnsen, and Edgar Tafel. Additionally, a home from contemporary architect Keith Kroeger. These homes are all you have been waiting for, and they do not come along often. So, as always, if you love one of these homes, DO NOT WAIT!
As always enjoy our picks and have a wonderful weekend.
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8 Overlook Road
Frank Lloyd Wright’s long-time apprentice and protege, Edgar Tafel, designed and built this Mid-Century Modern masterpiece in 1950 on nearly 1 acre, in the prestigious Fox Meadow neighborhood of Scarsdale. Meticulously restored in 2019 to its original splendor and renovated for today’s discerning buyer, the property is move-in ready and boasts an open floor plan with soaring cathedral ceilings, oversized fireplace and walls of windows overlooking the beautiful level property with mature specimen landscaping, a 45×15 Gunite pool (& spa) with electric cover, an oversized bluestone patio, a large playground area and expansive lawn. The living room, dining room and large lower level family room all open to the pool and patio area for great indoor and outdoor entertaining & living. The 1st level primary bedroom features a new bath with radiant floors and handmade Heath floor to ceiling tiles; 3 additional bedrooms, including one w/updated ensuite bath & a new hall bath complete the 2nd floor. The lower level features a huge family room w/original copper & brick details & wood ceiling, a 2nd fireplace and a new full bath (perfect for pool guests). The basement features the laundry room, a bonus space (perfect for storage, gym or home office) & a new full bath. Don’t miss this opportunity to live in an architectural showpiece in your own private oasis in an absolute prime location, within walking distance to the elementary and high schools, Metro-North train and the award-winning Scarsdale Public Library.
Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agent Jennifer Fischman with Houlihan Lawrence Inc.
21 Red Oak Lane
Want it all? Red Oak Lane is a lavishly renovated 4 bed/4 ba home on 17 acres in the Hudson Valley, where impeccable design curates the warmth of a farmhouse with upscale elegance. Luxuriate in the heated pool or hot tub; admire mntn views; gather in the game rm or movie theatre. Harvest organic vegetables; meander trails, or relax next to a koi pond stoking a wood fire. Seamless indoor outdoor living! The primary suite is a refuge with media area, private deck, and a shower view to a rock wall colored with lichens. Features of the breathtaking grounds include wild flowers that hug the house perimeter; a birch stand flanking boulders; and a wild meandering forest. Nearby attractions include Golf; boating & fishing the Hudson; hiking to a waterfall at Arden Point and the Audobon Society. Get your design on at Woodbury Commons; meander outdoor sculptures at Storm King; or catch dinner and a museum in Beacon. Nothing was compromised at this sanctuary an hour to NYC.
Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agents Christine L. Barker & Susanna Scott-Mitchell with Compass Greater NY, LLC.
30 Woods End Road
It is not often that you find a Mid Century Modern home by local architect Harry Wenning, with features like 30 Woods End Rd. Built in 1958, and maintained and updated throughout the years. Set on a private .62ac lot with mature trees and landscaping, 64ft heated in-ground fresh water pool and an outdoor loggia with a fireplace. The home, just over 3300 sqft, has 4 bedrooms, a home office (5th bed), fully renovated open Scavolini kitchen, 1st floor primary suite, 2 car climate controlled garage, living room with fireplace, high ceilings and mid century architecture throughout. On the lower level you will find 3 bedrooms, a secondary living room, full bath, plenty of storage and an entrance to the loggia. Step outside and be prepared to fall in love. The covered Loggia patio overlooking the pool and backyard, features a built-in fireplace and is the ideal setting for entertaining. This, all wrapped in mature trees providing privacy and the feeling you would expect in a Westchester home.
Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agent Lindsay Rothman with Compass Greater NY, LLC
7 Hunter Drive
Mid Century Modern retreat with incredible distant views of the natural surroundings and sounds of a creek and waterfall. An architectural masterpiece of interlocking hexagons designed by Roy Johnsen, a disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright. Walls of glass, stunning wrap around deck and first level Master Bedroom with easy open flow. Located near town of Armonk for convenience of shopping and dining and within the Byram Hills School District. Close to Manhattan with Metro North express commute from North White Plains. Unique offering for the buyer with a Modern sensibility and love of architecture. Energy efficient home and new roof and decking.
Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agent Harriet Libov with Houlihan Lawrence Inc.
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