78 Windermere Rd, Staten Island


4 Beds
3 Baths
2,705 Sqft
0 Acre
4 Garages

Welcome home to a most beautiful English Tudor Home set atop your nearly 1/2 acre private landscaped gardens, with guest house, heated in-ground pool & four-car garage, conveniently located only 9.5 miles to downtown Manhattan & Wall Street.This beautiful English Stone Tudor home melds impeccable interior design and architecture with function and warmth offering lovely interior space with the privacy and pleasure of sprawling manicured gardens. The entire home has been meticulously renovated with careful attention to the restoration of the original pre-war architectural details of the famed architect Ernest Flagg, including a new slate roof.Arriving at this storybook-like property, you feel as though you have just been transported into your very own fairytale setting, taking in the fresh country air!
Upon entering the main residence, you are swept away by the stunning 17+ foot high arched ceilings of the great room where the architectural details are simply breathtaking. The wood-burning fireplace anchors the center point, while setting the ambiance of the great room, creating the perfect setting for formal gatherings or every day lounging.

Further inside, is the open kitchen replete with an alcove built in bar, stainless steel appliances, 6 burner gas stove, range hood, Subzero refrigerator, loads of storage, and a beautiful granite countertop that extends the kitchen to a breakfast bar. The kitchen is conveniently adjacent to the dining room, and opens out onto the 600sf bluestone patio, just above the sprawling garden and in-ground pool.

The main house is currently configured with 3 bedrooms upstairs, and a home office or den/ TV room on the first floor. The main bathroom has a double vanity, glass stall shower and a bonus duplexed private spa room with jacuzzi. The main floor has a powder room for guests and convenience. The powder room may be expanded to a full bath if desired.

Attached to the main residence is the bright and airy guest house with a private entrance. The guest house boasts a spacious living room, with lofted 14+ foot high ceilings, fully equipped kitchen, two bedrooms and full bathroom with glass stall shower, tons of extra storage space and great sunlight.

Grasmere is a highly sought after Staten Island community with beautifully maintained homes, accessibility to shopping & dining, and proximity to the well known Staten Island Academy & Poly Prep Country Day School among many other options. Grasmere also has New York City's only private lake with resident-only beach club and is only minutes from South Beach and the Staten Island Boardwalk.

Beautifully maintained and restored, this impressive residence is everything you have been dreaming of for your new home!

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Essential Information
MLS® #1145470
Full Baths2
Half Baths1
Square Footage2,705
Year Built1920
Sub-TypeOne Family Detached
Community Information
Address78 Windermere Rd
CityStaten Island
Zip Code10305
# of Garages4
Has PoolYes
HeatingHot Water
# of Stories2
Interior Features

Ceiling Fan, Fireplace, Security System, Wet Bar


Washer, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Freezer

Exterior Features

Garage Door Opener, Grill, Patio, Shed, Sprinkler System, Fence

Additional Information
Listing Details
OfficeCompass Greater NY LLC
Property History
Status Changed from Active to Acceptance
Price Increased from $1,900,000 to $2,195,000
Price Reduced from $2,499,000 to $1,900,000

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