Stunning Colonial Revival home on large corner lot, designed by renowned architect Dwight J.

4930 Goodridge Avenue
Bronx NY 10471
Cross street:West 250th Street

Building

Type:House
Era:Post-war
Floors:2

Property

Ownership: Single Family
Pets: Pets Unknown

Financials

Price: $2,690,000
415 Madison Avenue NY, NY 10017
Courtesy of RBNY-51

Description

Stunning Colonial Revival home on large corner lot, designed by renowned architect Dwight J. Baum for his own family. Gold medal winner of House and Garden Magazine's 'Best new design for single family home, 1929-30'. Situated on a beautifully landscaped 1/2 acre in the desirable Fieldston community, with front, side and back patios perfect for entertaining. This home served as a backdrop for dozens of Hollywood movies. In the days of radio, local children were invited each week for a read-through of the Lone Ranger program, written by the owner at the time. Unique features of this attractively appointed, well-maintained home include an entrance reception hall with repurposed chandeliers from a 14th century Spanish castle, well-proportioned step-down living room with large wood-burning fireplace, an elegant formal dining room, a paneled, tranquil library, a newly designed family/entertainment room and an exquisitely renovated spacious kitchen. There are 4-6 bedrooms (gracious master suite with sitting room), 4 full baths, 2 half baths, exercise room, wine cellar, gas heat and a two car detached garage. Billiards room leads out to a handsome, private backyard patio. Only 25 minutes away from midtown Manhattan.

Amenities

Garage; Wine Cellar;

  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Walk-up

Neighborhood

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Stunning Colonial Revival home on large corner lot, designed by renowned architect Dwight J.

Description

Stunning Colonial Revival home on large corner lot, designed by renowned architect Dwight J. Baum for his own family. Gold medal winner of House and Garden Magazine's 'Best new design for single family home, 1929-30'. Situated on a beautifully landscaped 1/2 acre in the desirable Fieldston community, with front, side and back patios perfect for entertaining. This home served as a backdrop for dozens of Hollywood movies. In the days of radio, local children were invited each week for a read-through of the Lone Ranger program, written by the owner at the time. Unique features of this attractively appointed, well-maintained home include an entrance reception hall with repurposed chandeliers from a 14th century Spanish castle, well-proportioned step-down living room with large wood-burning fireplace, an elegant formal dining room, a paneled, tranquil library, a newly designed family/entertainment room and an exquisitely renovated spacious kitchen. There are 4-6 bedrooms (gracious master suite with sitting room), 4 full baths, 2 half baths, exercise room, wine cellar, gas heat and a two car detached garage. Billiards room leads out to a handsome, private backyard patio. Only 25 minutes away from midtown Manhattan.

Amenities

Garage; Wine Cellar;

  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Walk-up

Neighborhood

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