The Edward Tufte House, elegant, gracious, modern, and a home for 47 years of creative work in writing, design, book making, art, sculpture, and living. Major architectural and interior design by Edward Tufte and Tom Pritchard, custom built at the highest level. 7000 square feet of house, studios and 800 square foot separate studio. Kitchen: large island, lots of storage, eating area looking out into bamboo forest. Located on 6.5 acres adjacent to Fresh Meadows open space in Cheshire, Connecticut 06410. Intensely private. Sprinkler system throughout house. Central vacuum system. Fully air conditioned. Separate living suite with living room, bathroom, bedroom, and private entrance. Two water wells. 15 miles to Yale University and Yale New Haven Hospital. 5 miles to Quinnipiac University, 17 miles to Wesleyan University, 30 miles to Hartford, 40 miles to Danbury, 90 miles to Manhattan, 120 miles to Boston. 43 to Bradley International Airport. House sold as is. Prequalified buyers only.
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Under House Garage
Partial With Walk- OutCrawl SpacePartially Finished
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Central AirHeat Pump
OilHeat PumpHot Air
Electric RangeRange HoodRefrigeratorDishwasherDisposalInstant Hot Water TapWasherElectric Dryer
Auto Garage Door OpenerCentral VacuumSecurity System
In Ground PoolGunite
Underground SprinklerUnderground Utilities
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Listing courtesy of Derek Greene of The Greene Realty Group
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