Marcel Breuer’s Gagarin House I Designed by legendary Bauhaus architect…
27 Cornwall Rd, Warren, CT 06754, USA
As featured in Wall St Journal, NY Times, The Week Magazine, and NBC Connecticut.
Joseph Cicio, author of Friends*: *Bearing Gifts, designed the late Joan Rivers’ home; this three-bedroom country house is his personal residence. Built in 1950 and fully renovated, it has three fireplaces, a library, and a master suite with a sitting area and marble spa bathroom. The 6.8-acre property includes manicured gardens, a bluestone patio, stone walls, a post-and-beam barn, and a pool with a cabana. $2,495,000. Mark Madonna and Jeffrey Phillips, William Pitt/Sotheby’s International Realty, (860) 868-6600
Private, elegant, and executed with extraordinary taste. The grand, custom-built 5,000+ square foot home is deeply set back from the road by a 500ft driveway, and surrounded by protected land. It boasts a “hidden” Master Suite and main floor guest suite, each with marble baths; formal living room, formal dining room, and sunroom — each with wood-burning fireplace. Exterior amenities feature an in-ground pool with classic pool house/cabana; large post & beam barn; manicured gardens and specimen plantings, all on nearly seven acres with distant views, and dramatic accents. Among them, you’ll find a bluestone patio, stone walls and walkways, iron gates, and a long, hosta-hemmed driveway. The property is private without feeling isolated, situated 90 minutes from NYC, walkable to town, minutes to Lake Waramaug, Warren town beach and the shopping village of New Preston.
Warren, a bucolic Litchfield County town, has long been a haven for residents seeking quiet and solitude amid a setting of rural beauty. It became a separate town in 1786 after splitting away from Kent, and was named in honor of the Revolutionary War hero Joseph Warren, who died in the Battle of Bunker Hill. Warren is adjacent to the larger towns of Washington and Kent. Residents enjoy boating and other water sports as well as the public tennis courts and town beach at Lake Waramaug. The scenic lake is nestled among surrounding hills, and along its edge are grand homes, lakeside cottages, several inns and a vineyard overlooking the water. Lake Waramaug is the second largest natural lake in Connecticut, covering 672 acres. Warren also has a small state park in Above All State Park, which offers unrivaled views of the surrounding countryside.
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