29 Prescott Avenue
Bronxville, New York.
Exquisite design, Old-World architectural detail and the finest quality craftsmanship hallmark this distinguished English Manor, which enjoys a remarkably private setting in the historic Hilltop neighborhood of Bronxville. Displaying the best of refined classical style, the residence was designed in 1894 by William A. Bates, an architect who is responsible for many of the area's most illustrious homes. Today, the home has been brilliantly transformed for modern living without sacrificing any of the innate warmth and period splendor that makes it so exceptional.Noteworthy for its gracious scale as well as its classical ornamentation, the homes 6700 square feet of living space showcase many beautiful features and a wealth of classic details throughout. A grand main staircase, high ceilings, tall windows, refined molding and six statuesque fireplaces create an impressive environment for large-scale entertaining. At the same time, the wealth of modern enhancements including a sensational heart-of-the-house kitchen, cheerful breakfast room and an inviting family room with a unique windowed wine wall have made the home equally hospitable for casual living as well. The handsome stone terraces that artfully frame the home are another special highlight that expands the already abundant entertaining space. Accessed from several of the main level rooms, the terraces foster an indoor / outdoor entertaining environment that can accommodate hundreds of guests.The grounds are equally impres