A Strikingly Modern New Preston Home Lists for $12.9M



The house perched above Lake Waramaug in New Preston was designed by architect Steven Haas. Architect Steven Haas brought a strikingly modern sensibility to a dwelling that loosely evokes the kind of Italian villas you might see lining the shores of Lake Como. The New Preston home, newly listed for $12.9 million, overlooks Lake Waramaug, with indoor and outdoor spaces designed to romance its views onto the water, sky and heavily wooded 11-acre spread. Haas deployed barrel shapes to soften the soaring ceilings, many of them constructed in glass, along with floor-to-ceiling, mahogany-framed window walls throughout both the house and the one-bedroom guesthouse. The four-bedroom main house also offers a solarium, a covered dining pavilion and an expansive deck that runs its entire length. Peter Klemm of Klemm Real Estate has the listing.

The home features unique architecture.

Windows function as walls, allowing natural light to fill the room.

The kitchen becomes part of the open floor plan.

The dining room looks onto a beautiful view.

Outdoor seating becomes one with the natural world.

The sunroom features an assortment of plants.

A pool sits outside the home.

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17 Brush Island Road, Darien, CT
Sitting elevated on 1.23 acres with 430 feet of shoreline, with private dock and sandy beach, pool with automatic cover, green roof garden, extensive landscaping and terraces, this custom 7,900 square foot family home exudes warmth and country elegance with water views from nearly every room. With a breathtaking master suite, and incredible architectural and artistic details throughout, Brush Island is a year round oasis where outside spaces integrate seamlessly with unique natural surroundings.



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NO RESERVE AUCTION. Fully Renovated 4 Bedroom Federal Home in
Southport, Connecticut

A coastal gem! Historic home reimagined with no expense spared. Famed architect Jack Franzen and designer Tom Scheerer have created a truly stunning masterpiece of colonial living. Marvelous views of Southport Harbor, Long Island Sound, and the Country Club of Fairfield golf course. Take a stroll to Pequot Yacht Club, shops, restaurants and the train. This seaside home is the ideal New England estate.



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Lake Front Compound in Greenwich
Private compound on 5.7 lakefront acres in the estate section of Greenwich CT. Meticulous attention to detail with luxury finishes and extraordinary workmanship seen throughout this 9 bedroom Georgian Colonial. Guest House with professional recording studio and living quarters. Extensive terraces and gardens, pool, pool pavilion all overlooking lake with its own island.



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53 Myanos Road, New Canaan, CT
The Gratwick House was designed by Mid Century architect Victor Christ-Janer and further enhanced and improved by important architect/owner Harvey Kaufman. Built in 1953, this 3,696 SF 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath home sits on a rise with gorgeous views of a stunning oval swimming pool. Large entertaining spaces with floor to ceiling windows look out to a sweeping lawn in back and manicured courtyard to the side. This house is the perfect culmination of architectural significance & livability.



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11 Musket Ridge Road, Wilton CT
Perched at the top of a roaring Silvermine River waterfall on almost 4 acres, the property spreads out into Wilton and New Canaan. Every inch of this home has been perfected to capture the timeless appeal of the river while exuding ultimate refinement and good taste. The architect-designed home captures river views and sounds, and almost every room opens to one of the magnificent decks or to a private balcony. Call Ileana Barns Slavin Associates-William Raveis at (203) 246-7215.

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