Exceptional find in idyllic in Southport, featuring 6.2 landscaped ac; a classic light-filled 5-BR colonial designed for gracious entertaining; spacious 2-BR guest house with a newly renovated kitchen & bath; a two-story pool house created for year-round use; heated pool & private patio; TC; 3-car garage; and a climate controlled 5-car collector's barn currently used as gym & party space. The beautifully updated main residence retains the character of the original: impeccably maintained wide-plank hardwood floors and 3 FP's, while offering an open flow and thoroughly modern conveniences. The expansive chef's kitchen, featuring antique beams, is equipped w/ Viking range, Sub Zero fridge & a 10' center island; this opens to the FR that includes a 6' FP and large windows overlooking the private grounds and pool. The DR with custom glass front cabinets & bay window is serviced by a full wet bar w/ wine cooler. A sunroom is reimagined as a study plus a BR w/ full bath complete the first floor. Upstairs, the sun-splashed master BR has a spa bath, marble counters and romantic balcony w/ a view of the lawn and gardens. 3 additional BR's w/ ample closet space and a laundry. The third floor game room has a vaulted ceiling plus small gym w/ sauna. This extremely well cared for estate features all new roofs (2019) and conversion to city water. All buildings except guest house have been converted to gas heat. Minutes to shops, restaurants, Southport Harbor and all transportation.
5 bd 4,811 sqft lot 261,348 sqft Fairfield