30 Wood Acres Rd
Sequestered amidst 2.53 serene and scenic hilltop acres in the peaceful, community of Wood Acres in Brookville, this enchanting Walter Uhl, five bedroom, four full baths and one half bath, sprawling 2-story home is the epitome of gracious North Shore living. Located on a large circle of similarly sized properties with only one entrance, it invites pleasant strolls and biking in a safe, low-traffic environment. Approached by a long tree-lined drive and winding flagstone walk, the home radiates a romantic and welcoming presence like a sparkling diamond set in an emerald necklace of sweeping lawns, mature plantings, and magnificent trees all enjoyed from a spacious 4-season sunroom, guest cottage, inground Gunite pool, and twelve sun-drenched rooms with many large windows. Secluded by a perimeter of lush foliage, the property boasts a myriad of flowering shrubs and a southern exposure for the rear property and pool.Welcoming guests with a lovely inlaid-tile foyer, the home offers large principle rooms including a delightful formal dining room with large bay window, and a sunny living room with three exposures and marble-faced fireplace. Both have hardwood floors and open to a spacious flagstone-floored 4-season sunroom accessing a bluestone patio. A warm and inviting library features large windows and a cozy corner fireplace. The bright and spacious kitchen features ample, marble-topped cabinetry, hardwood floors, bow window above a large sink, and a cozy dining area with banquette seating and bow window overlooking the rear property. The main floor also offers a palatial master suite with two exposures and master bath, laundry, guest suite with architectural ceiling and bath, and powder room. The second floor offers three additional family bedrooms, each architecturally unique and lovely, and two attractive full baths. The lower level is partially finished and houses a utility room and storage. Additional features include attic access, study, new central air-conditioning, new hot water heater, newly renovated Pennsylvania slate roof, new gutters, 12-zone inground sprinklers, attached 2-car garage, garden shed, beach rights, and Locust Valley School District. Come experience the traditional charm and romantic ambiance of this exceptional, beautifully maintained and appointed home enjoying a truly magical setting.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman