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Thomas Vozzella
Thomas Vozzella
Stamford, CT 06906
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Listing 20 out of 808
Sold for $2,200,000 Sold

228 Farms Road
Stamford, CT 06903

5 beds, 6 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
6,262 sq ft; lot: 21.76 acres - MLS# 170181166
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Sold for $2,200,000 on May 23, 2019


The approach is exquisite…A long graceful driveway opens to a 1939 regal estate with a whitewashed brick, slate-roofed character colonial home classically designed with formal Normandy charm. Elegantly proportioned between house and land, there are almost 22 acres w/glistening Deepwood Lake/Mianus River in full view from every corner – inside and out. An excellent horse property, as well as a family compound, w/a five stall barn and minutes to the 150 mile Greenwich Trail System. Every amenity has been included to make life relaxed and rewarding...6 car garage, stunning inground pool and pool house w/bath, changing rooms, kitchen and lounging area, tennis court and other outbuildings. The home has a lovely large living room w/fireplace and French doors to a patio...also has an entrance to a grande stone porch w/its own fireplace overlooking the lake...water is the focal point of every room. Formal dining room, kitchen w/fireplace and dining/sunroom w/windowed walls, study w/built-in...even an elevator. Upper level: Master suite w/dressing room, walls of closets, fireplace and sitting room/office. Master bath w/Jacuzzi, steam shower and bidet. Four bedrooms and five bathrooms. There are also Staff/In-law quarters that include a living area, bedroom and full bath. Water views from every room.Featured in Architectural Digest, this property will bring back memories of the storied romance homes of the 30's. An estate of distinction and elegance capturing the nuances of yesteryear.


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Single Family Home
  • Listing Status: Closed
  • Listing Price: $2,495,000
  • County/Area: Fairfield County
  • Zip Code: 06903
  • Year Built: 1939
  • Elementary School: Roxbury
  • Middle School: Cloonan
  • High School: Westhill
  • Sq.Ft.: 6,262 sq ft
  • Style: Colonial, Normandy
  • Total Rooms: 12
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Full Baths: 6
  • Half Baths: 1
  • Basement: See Basement Details
  • Garage: Attached Garage,Detached Garage, 6
  • Fireplace: 4, Living Room, Eat-In Kitchen, Study, Sun Room, MBR Suite
  • Lot Size: 21.76 acres
  • Accessibility: Bath Grab Bars
  • Baths: 7
  • Pool or Spa: Pool House,In Ground Pool,Heated,Gunite, Yes
  • Waterfront: Direct Waterfront, Direct Waterfront, Frontage, Lake, Walk To Water
  • Zoning: RA2
  • Area: All Areas
  • Appliances Included: Electric Cooktop, Wall Oven, Microwave, Subzero, Dishwasher, Disposal, Instant Hot Water Tap, Washer, Electric Dryer
  • Attic Description: Walk-Up, Finished, Heated
  • Attic YN: Yes
  • Basement Details: Partial With Walk-Out, Partially Finished, Heated, Concrete Floor, Interior Access, Storage
  • Bedroom 1: x Upper-Level Full Bath,Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Bedroom 2: x Upper-Level Built-Ins,Full Bath,Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Bedroom 3: x Upper-Level Full Bath,Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Bedroom 4: x Upper-Level Full Bath,Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Color: White Wash Brick
  • Construction Description: Brick
  • Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
  • Directions: Riverbank Road Or Taconic Road To Farms Road To #228. Approach Iron Gates Slowly.
  • Driveway Type: Private, Paved, Asphalt
  • Eat-In Kitchen: x Main-Level Breakfast Bar,Dining Area,Fireplace,French Doors,Island,Pantry
  • Energy Features: Generator, Storm Doors, Storm Windows, Thermopane Windows
  • Exterior Features: Barn, Cabana, Lighting, Patio, Porch-Heated, Stable, Stone Wall, Tennis Court, Terrace
  • Exterior Siding: Brick
  • Formal Dining Room: x Main-Level 9 ft+ Ceilings,Bay/Bow Window,Built-In Hutch,Hardwood Floor
  • Foundation Type: Concrete
  • Fuel Tank Location: In Garage
  • Heat Fuel Type: Oil
  • Heat Type: Hot Air, Hot Water, Radiator, Zoned
  • Hot Water Description: Electric
  • In Law Apartment YNP: Possible
  • Interior Features: Audio System, Auto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Pre-Wired, Elevator, Security System
  • Laundry Room Info: Upper Level
  • Laundry Room Location: Large Laundry Room With Storage
  • Living Room: x Main-Level 9 ft+ Ceilings,Bay/Bow Window,Fireplace,French Doors,Hardwood Floor
  • Lot Description: May Be Subdividable, Water View, Rolling, Treed, Professionally Landscaped
  • MBR Suite: x Upper-Level Dressing Room,Fireplace,Full Bath,Marble Floor,Wall/Wall Carpet,Whirlpool Tub
  • Mil Rate Base: 24.450
  • Mil Rate Total: 24.450
  • Office: x Upper-Level Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Property Info: Horse Property
  • Roof Information: Slate
  • Room Count: 11
  • Rooms Additional: Bonus Room, Breezeway, Foyer, Laundry Room, Sitting Room, Solarium, Staff Quarters
  • Selling Agent: Linda Sentementes
  • Selling Office: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
  • Sewage System: Septic
  • Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade: 6262
  • Study: x Main-Level 9 ft+ Ceilings,Book Shelves,Built-Ins,Fireplace,Hardwood Floor
  • Sun Room: x Main-Level Fireplace,Sliders,Stone Floor
  • Tax Year: July 2018-June 2019
  • Village: North Stamford
  • Water Source: Private Well
  • Sold Price: 2200000.00
  • Sold Date: 2019-05-23
Courtesy of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
Thomas Vozzella
Chairman's Circle-Top 1% Nationally in 2017!
Phone: 203-561-0137 (call or text)
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