A remarkable opportunity to acquire a unique and historic brick & slate Georgian mansion with 6-car garage, set beside Long Island Sound. Incredibly located in prestigious Burritt's Landing with association beach, boat house, dock and swimming pool, this residence is set atop a knoll on two breathtaking acres with sweeping panoramic vistas of the water and the beauty of the coastal area. Constructed by John Pierpont Morgan and further enhanced early last century by the Stranahan family, founders of Champion Spark Plug, the grandeur of the home evokes this heritage - and has benefited from the present owner's careful stewardship of this storied legacy. In addition, a visionary approach was applied to the complete restoration & addition of all modern amenities and features befitting a luxury home tailored to today's lifestyle. Grand entry hall stretches from front-to-back, introducing an array of resplendent principal rooms designed for entertaining in refined surroundings. Numerous fireplaces, artisan millwork, Venetian plaster, soaring ceilings, splendid windows w/views of the water & grounds are among the majestic flourishes which imbue the interiors with distinctive character. Open kitchen & family room w/dazzling butler's pantry support formal or casual gatherings, which effortlessly flow out to the patios, sunroom, porches & lawns. 8 BR suites plus 5 rm guest/in-law wing accommodate all in spacious surroundings. Exhilarating vistas are amplified from the new rooftop deck.
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