27 Redding Road, Wilton - Public Open House on Sunday, 1/16, from 1-3pm
Georgetown's iconic "Villa Caroline", a former carriage barn converted in 1969 to a residence by the late fashion designer Rolan S. Mattson, named in honor of his beloved friend Olive Caroline "Carrie" Kennel Miller, the original owner of the historic larger surrounding estate.
This storied home is set back privately on 1.81 acres and comprises the inspired 4,998 sf main residence with 1,305 sf in the walk-out lower level 1 bedroom accessory apartment with private entrance; detached 3 car garage; heated gunite pool and pool cabana; fruit trees, vegetable gardens, and whimsical potting sheds; plus inquire for options to purchase additional 1.8 acre parcels and 2nd private residence with detached studio for a true family compound.
This home delights at every turn with materials reclaimed from local historic churches including the stunning stained glass in the entry parlor. Spread out in the inviting 24' x 26' great room featuring sunny kitchen with center island, granite counters, and stainless steel appliances, open to the family room with fireplace and adjoining wrap-around patio.
There are 5 more fireplaces including the living room with French doors to a private office; the master bedroom suite; two in the lower apartment including both the bedroom and kitchen; plus one on the front stone patio. Total 4 bedrooms, 3 /1 baths and additional sleeping loft; hardwood floors; central air; and so many delightful outdoor rooms/gardens; just steps to Georgetown shops, restaurants, and only 55 miles to Midtown!