Up a charming stone drive into a storybook-like setting, the extraordinary 5 Bedroom, 6/2 Bath home at 1212 Boyce Avenue boasts quiet, dreamy Ruxton surroundings while enjoying all the advantages of a highly convenient locale. Built in 1928, this incredible home enjoys views of rolling hills, lush gardens, bucolic vistas, enviable outdoor spaces and sensational interior design.
Picturesque old growth trees frame the bluestone walk up to a covered portico leading into the wide Foyer. A paneled archway opens to the adjacent Library with built-in shelving and cabinetry, deep inset window sills with beautiful hardware, and a fireplace with marble mantel. Across the Foyer through additional arched portals, the bright and sunny formal Living Room features a fireplace, wide bay window with built-in window seat, and two sets of French doors accessing the front Patio. Adjoining the Living Room, the formal Dining Room is awash with natural light streaming in through an additional wide bay window with cozy window seat as well as French doors to the Patio beyond.
Swinging doors lead to the spacious custom gourmet Kitchen with marble floor, solid wood cabinetry, granite counters, top-of-the-line professional grade appliances including two Traulsen stainless refrigerators and a Thermador Professional gas range, and a raised wood burning fireplace. A pass through as well as an open flow design lead into the adjoining Family Room with fireplace. An open Breakfast Area sits encased by beautiful window walls revealing the gorgeous grounds beyond and French doors lead onto a magnificent pergola-shaded Patio. A Mudroom completes the Main Level.
An expansive Master Bedroom Suite adorns the Second Level, boasting a fireplace, private Sitting Room with vaulted ceiling, built-in wardrobe cabinetry, multiple walk-in closets, Laundry, and attached marble Spa Bath. Two additional spacious, en-suite Bedrooms share this level as well as a Study. The full-light, walk-out Lower Level features a Home Theater/Media Room with French doors to the luscious gardens just outside. This level also enjoys two additional en-suite Bedrooms, 3 full Baths, a Laundry Room, and a large, relaxing Sauna.
A large, detached 3-car stone Garage sits nearby, offering a finished Studio/Loft above, complete with full Bath. Stunning vistas overlooking rolling hills create an idyllic atmosphere while incredible landscaping and gardens bursting with flora paint a magical scene. Extremely convenient to the multitude of amenities Ruxton has to offer, 1212 Boyce Avenue sets a high standard for ideal luxury living.
Total Sq. Footage
Stone, Siding - Cedar
Above Grade, Below Grade
Central Air Conditioning
Radiator, Hot Water
Improved, Heated, Crawl Space, Walkout Level, Windows