Reminiscent of an English country estate, this distinguished Georgian Colonial with brick facade has been beautifully restored and expanded. Set in a premier estate enclave in Rye, NY its noble charm and pristine landscaping give it an heir of grandeur.
The blue-gray color lends a little fresh twist to this typical colonial architecture. Like all colonial styles, Georgian focuses on strict symmetry. It is typically a box shape and adorned with shuttered windows. The style also features a paneled front door below a decorative crown, which is usually framed by simple, sometimes flattened, columns.
The beautiful eight-bedroom home, minutes from downtown Greenwich, Conn., boasts a symmetrical, rectangular shape and a formal design — hallmarks of the Georgian Colonial style. Stately white columns add sophistication to the exterior.
Built-in bunk beds provide plenty of room for kids or an abundance of guests in this bedroom. Green armchairs and vases add bursts of color to the space, and a small tulip table contributes a dose of modern style.
Elegant furniture in neutral tones fills the home's formal living room, creating a sophisticated atmosphere. Bold, contemporary artwork in a vibrant hue juxtaposes the traditional fireplace beneath it while adding a measured splash of color to the room.
Crisp white pairs with soft blue for a calm, serene look in this bedroom — one of the home's eight. Chic, modern furniture pieces are paired with classic picks, creating a timeless transitional design.
An abundance of windows allows natural light to infiltrate the beautiful yet cozy family room. A sectional is situated by the fireplace and TV for relaxing with family and friends, and an elegant chandelier hangs from the vaulted ceiling for added ambiance.
A fresh, fun shade of aqua steals the show in this bedroom. The vibrant hue, appearing predominantly in the in the curtains and bed linens, pops against the room's crisp white walls and classic architecture.
Not only does the home feature a formal dining room, but it also boasts a casual dining area just outside the kitchen. A sleek white table and clean-lined leather chairs create a contemporary aesthetic.