2 Victorian Ln - Brookville, New York
Brookville. Nestled on two magnificent wooded acres, this beautifully renovated and expanded five-bedroom and three-and-a-half-bath farm ranch is surrounded by sweeping, secluded emerald lawns. Approached by a long winding drive, it offers ample parking space in both a front courtyard and an even larger area servicing the attached two-car garage. Located in Brookville, it shares a neighborhood with many magnificent newer homes with most properties two acres and up. The Brookville area was a farming community until the Twentieth Century when many magnates and financiers were drawn to the area to build their grand estates. Today, the gentle rolling and wooded hillsides of Brookville are dotted with beautiful properties. Their residents enjoy a great location, convenient to boating, golf, equestrian facilities, quaint village shopping, shopping centers, museums, the award-winning Jericho School District, and Long Island Railroad putting them within a comfortable commute to Manhattan. Welcoming guests through a covered, double-door entry, a sundrenched entrance foyer delights the senses with a carpeted staircase and custom wrought-iron balustrade plus floral pediments above entryway to the kitchen and French doors to the bedroom wing. Travertine floors descend two stairs into the gracious sunken living room featuring a huge front box bay triple window and an ornately-carved stone, wood burning fireplace flanked by Corinthian columns. Travertine floors continue up steps and throughout the inviting formal dining room, which enjoys verdant views through a wall of windows with atrium doors opening to the rear property. A step down, the adjoining den/media room offers a soaring wall of glass ascending to the sky-lit vaulted ceiling, while a second wall of windows opens through sliders to a rear patio. Off the other side of the dining room, the sparkling gourmet kitchen features ample natural-wood cabinetry with granite countertops and backsplash, a peninsula with gas cooktop and seating area. Additional appliances include a double-oven, microwave, Bosch dishwasher, and SubZero side-by-side refrigerator and Freezer. Porcelain floors flow into the breakfast area that opens to the rear deck, ideal for summer outdoor dining. The first-floor bedroom wing offers two attractive bedrooms, a full bath, and a serene master suite with spacious bedroom, walk-in closet, and a master bath with shower. From the sky-lit second-floor balcony and landing, two additional bedrooms and another full bath are accessed. A full unfinished basement provides ample space for expansion and storage. Serene and secluded, this spacious and well-maintained home has much to offer and is perfectly located in the heart of the North Shore Gold Coast.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman