Bids for this hot buy will be accepted on October 24.
A piece of sunny California right here in Westchester, this Mediterranean-style estate has a brilliant atmosphere from its countless windows opening up to private, lush gardens encompassing the 2-acre property.
Location: 2 El Retiro Ln., Irvington
Description: This manor has a classic style, yet modern feel, having been built originally in 1912 and unoccupied since it was extensively renovated and restored. One unique and modern feature of the property is its heating and cooling systems, which utilize cogeneration, geo-thermal, and solar technology, making its energy usage completely passive and carbon neutral.
The over 11,000 sq. ft. mansion contains 7 bedrooms, 7 full bathrooms, and 7 intricately carved fireplaces, and plenty of details, which add an intimate feel to the modern space. Restored 1912 architectural details include period stained glass windows, French doors, Juliette balconies, custom crown and base molding, and a bluestone terrace that wraps around the entire house.
Asking Price: Suggested Value $4.999 million, Previously $9.5 million
Selling Points: 3-car indoor heated parking, 3-bed/3-bath guest house (with its own 2-car garage), terracotta roof, vaulted ceilings that span as high as 14 ft on first floor, indoor pool with sunglights
Listing: Paramount Realty USA
Tour Dates: October 6, 20
Bid Day: 4:00 p.m. Thursday, October 24
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