"The Ledges" circa 1935 English Arts and Crafts/Tudor. Mini-estate, located in historic Bethany Wood, one of the first pre-WWII developments in CT, originally envisioned as a Yale enclave by visionary developer James C. Howell. Twenty minutes to Yale, hospital, downtown venues. Easy access to the Merritt, I84, Route 8. Double brick construction in Flemish design, slate roof with copper details. Unusual in its layout and features, thoughtfully updated in keeping with the original architectural intent, a one-of-a-kind! Generously proportioned public spaces - formal living room with Rumford fireplace and built-ins, newer country kitchen, with blue stone floor, (Wolfe, Asko, Jenn air) and granite countertops; the perfect balance of function and design. Stunning great room with cathedral ceiling, with brick interior, impressive blue stone mantel and cork floors. Master bedroom with custom built-ins. Dressing room with built-ins. 2-3 additional bedrooms, all with hardwood floors. Remodeled baths with high-end finishes (marble/limestone/terrazzo). Wonderful outside entertaining spaces; a large blue stone patio and terrace with outside fireplace, pea stone patio and balcony off one of the bedroom suites. Attractive period features such as French Doors, moulding and built-ins. Detached heated studio/carriage house with cork floors. Professionally landscaped. Well maintained with extensive updates and renovations. Come, feel the magic! Owner/Agent Showings for PreApproved Buyers Only!