Classic Connecticut estate “Wexford Hall” for sale
Nestled in the Connecticut State of New England, United States, The Wexford mansion is one of the oldest and most picturesque mansion estates in the region built between 1927 & 1929. Renowned architect William B Tubby was the person in charge of the ideation, who bought in the styling elements of a classical English country side mansion into this property, garlanded by a similar design of greenery and exposure to nature. The total area of the mansion is known to be 15,910 sq feet, where as the entire estate covers an area of nearly 7 acres, including the surrounding vegetation. Inside the mansion, one would find the bedrooms, guest’s, and living areas apart from the carriage room, swimming pool, and mini-golf range which is based on the rear end of the estate.
Address: 544 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, Connecticut 06840
Accommodation: 8 bedrooms, 9 full bathrooms, 3 half bathrooms, guest house, living room, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen, swimming pool and carriage house are the main accommodation areas. The bedrooms (master bedroom pictured below) and communal areas have been specially taken off to ensure they resemble the classical British mansions with the particular type of shades on the walls, and even the décor. The library which is spread on 2 floors was later added by Dinyar Wadia, who managed to blend it in perfectly well with the rest of the ambiance of the architecture, and give its occupants the space they might look for.
· Was built between 1927 and 1929.
· Estate and mansion mainly idea of William B Tubby, but Dinyar Wadia of Wadia & Associates enhanced the designing.
· To be auctioned on December 2, 2011 with the reserve price being $6.75 million
· For prior tours, appointment with the William Pitt Sotehby’s International Realty is necessary.
Contact Details: William H Larkin
William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty
Ph no.- 203-858-7224