7 Meadowbrook Ln - Old Westbury, New York
Old Westbury. French Empire meets the 21st Century in this stunning new home. The synergy of such an amalgam of styles could be the beginning of a whole new form of modern architecture combining the opulence of the “Golden Age” with the sleek, clean lines and high-tech comforts of today. Standing majestically on a gorgeous, professionally landscaped, one-acre property, this brand new 5200-square-foot home, with five bedrooms and four-and-a-half baths, must be experienced to truly appreciate. No expense has been spared in its design, construction, and appointments resulting in perfection with panache. On a peaceful, tree-lined lane in Old Westbury, it is just a mile or two from transportation and shopping hubs. Long a popular area for Manhattan’s magnates and luminaries, Old Westbury is just 30 minutes by railway or highway from Manhattan and its major airports. Conveniently located near parks and museums, it is just a short drive to fine dining, premier shopping, country clubs, miles of public equestrian trails, yacht clubs, and beaches. With its engineered-slate roof, arched dormers, and beautiful white brickwork, this gorgeous home greets guests with a wide circular drive and soaring portico with granite steps and a solid-mahogany-and-glass entry door – all accented by colorful flowers and shrubs. Enter the two-story foyer and be enthralled by the inlaid granite and porcelain floors, the ornate gold moldings around the antiqued gold ceiling, wide staircase with iron balustrade winding up to the second-floor balcony, guest closet, and a stunning powder room with Venetian plaster walls and gold vessel sink The spacious and open floor plan begins with the amazing living room featuring floor-to-ceiling walls of windows, oak floors, and a golden dome ceiling. The formal dining room is equally striking with its fielded-panel walls and massive coffered and domed ceiling, oak floors, and butler’s pantry. Off the rear of the foyer, a generous and congenial den enjoys a double tray ceiling, tall sliding glass double doors opening to the granite rear patio. Oak floors flow from the den into the sunny study enjoying six walls of windows and a tray ceiling. A stunning, see-through marble fireplace offers enjoyment to both rooms and is covered from floor to ceiling, with beveled white marble slabs on one side and book-end black-and-white marble on the other. The bright and ethereal kitchen is open to the den, foyer and dining rooms. It features a sunny breakfast area with sliders to the patio, a huge picture window, with wide sill for your herb garden, above an oversized stainless-steel double sink, and white custom cabinetry with marble tile and backsplash, a center island with seating, and a floor-to-ceiling wall of cabinetry with integrated refrigerator and freezer. All appliances are by Thermador and include stainless-steel dishwasher, microwave, wine cooler (in the butler’s pantry), and a six-burner, griddle, and double-oven range. Heated porcelain floors flow from the kitchen into the service hall/mudroom that provides access to: a closet; a full bath with outside entrance; a bedroom with access to that bath; another outside entrance; plus the garage. On the second floor, the serene and spacious master suite enjoys a double tray ceiling and sliding-glass doors to a charming wrought-iron balcony. A large, state-of-the-art master bath will pamper you with a free-standing jetted tub, two custom quartz-topped vanities with large vessel sinks, access to a large walk-in closet that also opens to the bedroom, and a luxurious steam shower with multiple shower heads. A computerized Toto commode provides a heated seat, bidet feature, and automatic lid. Also, on this level is the laundry room, with sink and quartz countertop for folding, and a large hall linen closet. A second bedroom boasts a tray ceiling, walk-in closet, and luxury bath en suite. Two additional bedrooms feature tray ceilings, ample closets, and a shared bath with large shower and twin vanity. Accessed from the foyer’s open staircase, the full basement, with nine-foot ceilings and outside entrance with steps to the backyard, provides an opportunity or future expansion. So does the expansive and secluded rear property with ample space for a pool, pool house, and tennis court. Everything has been included in this fabulous home and of the highest quality and craftsmanship to give you the ultimate in comfort and style.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman