Merrywood is a signature residence within the town of Simsbury. This white brick, slate roofed Georgian Colonial resides in the middle of a 4.8 acres of park like grounds and gardens framed with majestic oak and tall white pines.
Designed and constructed in 1939 by a Swedish architect, it offers fine craftsmanship and a sturdiness reflecting this period. It has been upgraded with modern HVAC and fully insulated to rigid standards. The kitchen and Butler's Pantry of granite and stainless steel service a formal dining room and family room. A large living room, library, sun room, entry vestibule, office and two fireplaces complete the first level featuring original hardwood floors throughout. Two staircases lead to the second floor of four sunny ensuite bedroms and laundry, all equipped with an original annunciation system. The basement area includes a wine cellar, a second laundry, craft area and small day bedroom. On the grounds are five garages, one of which is climate controlled, a Lord and Burnham greenhouse,large circular drive. All located in a distinctive & charming Town and voted by Money Magazine as one of the best towns in the U.S. to live in! OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULED FOR 2/12 CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER.