38 Cogswell Lane, Stamford, $995,000
Quiet Cul-de-sac Colonial
Perfect for families, prime for entertaining guests
By Terry Shaw
This sun-filled Contemporary Colonial has a two-story entry with a tile floor and a grand stairway. It sits on a cul-de-sac acrea in the Westover area.
Built in 1979, the 3,900-square-foot brick home has an open porch and expansive living space good for indoor and outdoor entertaining.
The eat-in kitchen has a large center island with a cook top and sliding glass doors that lead to a patio surrounded by a brick wall with a grill built into a corner.
Off the kitchen, the family room has a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace that fills an entire wall. Another set of sliding-glass doors also leads to the back patio.
Other first-floor rooms include a formal dining room with recessed lighting and hardwood floors, a second family room with a wet bar, cathedral ceilings and skylights, a formal living room and an office.
The 15-by-19-foot master bedroom is on the second level and has a walk-in closet and a bath with a marble tub and countertops as well as a double sink and vanity.
The home has a full basement that includes a library with walls of built-in bookshelves, a sitting room and an office.
There is an attached two-car garage.
Listing agent: Anne-Lise Brown, Halstead Property, 203-912-6080, a firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, January 20, 2012