5 Hidden Oak Lane, Armonk
SOLD $2,195,000 – THE BRANSCOMBE RESIDENCE, 1974. Designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill architect Arthur Witthoefft, FAIA. Privately set down a meandering gravel drive accented by professionally landscaped three acres on a Whippoorwill neighborhood cul-de-sac. A one-of-a-kind residential brutalist masterpiece designed with split-faced architectural concrete block presenting aesthetic depth to its build design…as Le Corbusier described his choice of material “béton brut”, meaning raw concrete in French. A balance of warm interior design and the tactical quality of the exterior/interior block compliment walls of glass overlooking greenspace for play. A magnificent custom-designed swimming pool and spa sparkles brilliantly. Home-as-art, sensitively restored/remodeled by its current owners and benefitting from an architectural tour of SOM enthusiasts & residents including original Witthoefft family members, winning their approval.Design. Luxury. Comfort.
BY THE NUMBERS: 4 BEDROOMS, 3.5 BATHROOMS, 3,926 SQUARE FEET, 2.8 ACRES, CUSTOM-BUILT SWIMMING POOL & SPA, 2 FIREPLACES, 2 CAR GARAGE.