25 Ketcham Road in Ridgefield CT – Welcome Home
As you enter through the grand stone pillars and electric gate, your private oasis welcomes you home. 25 Ketcham Road in Ridgefield CT is one of those rare finds; where you immediately feel alive, awakened and refreshed upon arrival. This 5,000 square foot mid-century modern estate is where earth, sky and water meet to create a sensory retreat from the stress of everyday life. This magnificent home is enveloped by colorful and textural zen-like gardens, the peace and solitude of Titicus Pond below and 20 acres of lush forest designated as open space. Designed to create the impression that it is one with nature, this 4 or 5 bedroom contemporary masterpiece is the perfect city escape, vacation home or full time residence.
As you walk along the blue-stone pathway and enter through the double front doors, your eye is immediately drawn to the light pouring in through the walls of glass and the warmth of the cedar ceilings. The expansive rooms, clean lines and architectural detail throughout the home, create a breath-taking first impression.
The front entry spills into the living room which is warm and inviting; the perfect space to converse with guests, enjoy a glass of vintage wine or listen to great music as you ponder your next business venture. Gaze out the windows upon your ever-changing canvas of outdoor art or enjoy your collection of books that are displayed in the solid mahogany bookcase that extend the length of the room.
Up a few steps and you are in the spacious formal dining room that is ideal for hosting family meals at the holidays or elegant dinner parties with friends and business associates. This room features hardwood floors, a vaulted ceiling and walls of glass that lends an openness and sophistication to this room. But the centerpiece of this room is the gorgeous arch window flanked by custom-built mahogany lighted display cabinets with granite counters that are perfect for displaying your collection of artifacts.
Your eat-in kitchen is a modern masterpiece with its layout, design and function. Featuring a large center island, high-end stainless steel appliances, black granite countertops and ample counter space for meal preparation and storage, this is where the creative chef in you will come alive. The space is further enhanced by the natural light that pours in through the above counter windows and sensor controlled skylights along the vaulted ceiling. When entertaining at night, showcase your designer kitchen with the under-counter and floor lighting that sets the perfect mood.
The open floor plan leads you to your family room that offers the perfect nesting spot next to the immense fireplace. Here is where you’ll enjoy both cozy winter evenings and cool summer nights as you relax after your day. The floor to ceiling windows in this room are perfect for experiencing the harmony of nature through crystal clear glass, whether it be a sunny summer day, a gentle spring rain, the colors of autumn, or the beautiful sculpture of natural snow in the winter. Step through glass sliders to the wrap around deck to further immerse yourself in natural beauty and the peaceful surroundings that embrace the home with breathtaking views of the forest and water. This is also a wonderful spot for entertaining.
Down the hall is a master suite that is certain to provide a restful retreat. The spacious master bedroom is bathed in natural light and projects a gentle, natural ambience. The master bath is like a private spa by design and features a massive sunken tub that is the perfect place to let your cares melt away as you gaze at more breathtaking views. There are plenty of cabinets for storage and a luxurious tiled shower. The suite’s walk in closet is perfect for organizing even the largest wardrobe. The lower parlor features a stone fireplace, exposed beams, and more beautiful views. This informal and versatile respite offers a perfect extra space for meeting with clients, a guest parlor, a game room, hobby or exercise room and features two large nearby bedrooms and a bath. There is also a large princess suite nearby with its own private full bath.
The study is a masterpiece of elegance and taste. Carrying over the natural flow from the beautiful hardwood ceilings and floors and touched with a formal grace of design, the office area is the perfect place to focus and create. It features a nearby modern bath for convenience.
Sitting on 1.19 acres, with 5000 square feet of living space, you’ll feel the warmth and sophistication of the environment with the peace of mind of completely renovated mechanics, including a new generator and a commercial grade heating system.
Outside, a 3 car garage with finished loft offers extra space for a studio, theater, or your own private oasis of your own design.
The balance and tranquility of 25 Ketcham Rd in Ridgefield, are not to be missed. It is the perfect oasis of refinement and serenity, with close proximity to Ridgefield’s award winning restaurants, entertainment and cultural venues, shopping and so much more.
Take advantage of the opportunity to own one of Ridgefield’s finest contemporary treasures! Call today for more information.