On the Greater Fairfield County MLS, there are only two residential homes listed for sale in Fairfield County that have over 100 acres, and only one of them is a state-of-the-art equestrian paradise. Quiet Lake Estate is located on 128 acres in Wilton and New Canaan, and features one the nicest horse-riding facilities you will ever see: an 8,000 sq. ft., 11-stall barn constructed of the finest mahogany with interiors of rare butternut wood. It has one bedroom, five bathrooms, a granite kitchen, and an entertaining room, complete with a wall of glass windows overlooking a serene 10-foot waterfall behind the facility. Outside there are 5 miles of riding trails, a 295-by-85-foot riding arena, seven paddocks, and a one-third-of-a-mile trotter track. For those who like to fish, hike or swim, there are also two freshwater lakes, a pond, a fully-stocked trout stream, and a free-form swimming pool with waterfall.
The main residence is a spectacular 10,000-square-foot Tudor-style mansion with 11 bedrooms, ten bathrooms, a 2,000-bottle wine cellar, and two-bedroom staff quarters. There are two 2,000-square-foot guest cottages on the property, each with three additional bedrooms. There’s even two helicopter landing sites, with New York City just an 18 minute flight away.
To see the property’s web site, please click here. For more information, you can also call the listing broker, Barbara Cleary, at 203-554-0847.