Gracious Pomfret Estate
If you are looking for a gorgeous example of bygone days look no further, this circa 1888 home has exceptional details in just about every room! Boasting 6000 sf with 8 bedrooms and 5-1/2 baths sprawled on three floors and set on 26 acres abutting Pomfret Audubon land. Best of all are the fabulous long-distance southerly views! Details include several fireplaces, multi-paned French doors leading out to a flagstone patio, a port cohere for formal front door entrances, built-ins, multi beamed ceilings and a gracious formal receiving room with a boxed beam ceiling a large Dutch door, fireplace and the grand staircase to the second floor. The second-floor features 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths and 3 walk-in closets. The third floor has 3 more bedrooms, a dressing room and another full bath. But it is outdoors that will make your heart sing here: yes 26 acres abutting preserved Audubon land, a 3-stall barn with fenced paddock a gorgeous inground pool for your morning laps and a wonderful former pool house with multi-beamed cathedral ceiling and bath…it is this building that could become a guest house, home office or a fabulous artists/writers studio! No doubt one of Pomfret’s favorites on a quiet back roadway.