Discover this idyllic Modern Shaker estate in Lakeville, CT, designed by renowned architect Alan Wanzenberg and landscaped by distinguished Susan Child. Situated on 21+ acres off a country road, this compound offers a perfect blend of peaceful seclusion and convenient access to local amenities. The property features a 6,261 sq. ft. main house with 5 bedrooms and 7 baths, complemented by a 1,987 sq. ft. guest house with 3 bedrooms. Boasting mature specimen trees, orchards, stonewalls, and perennial gardens, the estate radiates warmth and comfort. The main house’s first floor is an entertainer’s dream, featuring a living room, dining room, family room, and screened-in porch, each with wood-burning fireplaces. The chef’s kitchen and dining room open to an expansive bluestone terrace, offering pastoral Southern views and excellent stargazing opportunities.

The second floor of the main house includes a primary bedroom with a wood-burning fireplace and luxurious bathroom, an office with a fireplace, three additional ensuite bedrooms, a laundry room, and a den. The lower level houses a recreational room/gym and a temperature-controlled wine cellar. Overlooking the heated gunite pool (20’x55′), a charming guest cottage features 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, a kitchen, and living area. The property also includes an outdoor half basketball court and a quintessential red barn for car and equipment storage, complete with water and electricity. High-end, low-maintenance construction by Amber Construction and Rick McCue ensures lasting quality.

This estate exemplifies luxurious country living, combining privacy, comfort, and accessibility. Nearby amenities include Lakeville Lake, the towns of Salisbury, Sharon, and Millerton, a train to NYC, and prestigious schools like Hotchkiss and Indian Mountain.

Residential Info


Entrance: leads to living room and dining room, stairs to 2nd floor
Living Room: Wood-burning fireplace
Dining Room: wood burning fireplace, leads to terrace & scullery
Kitchen: leads to terrace, family room and scullery, eat-in, island with seating, desk nook
Terrace: off kitchen and dining room, bluestone terrace
Half Bath: off the hallway, wood-paneled walls
Bedroom: ensuite
Full Bath: tiled shower, single vanity
Family Room: wood-burning fireplace, leads to kitchen and screened-in porch, wood-paneled walls
Screened-in porch: wood burning fireplace, off family room
Mud Room: built-in storage bench, closets, tiled floor


Primary Bedroom: wood-burning fireplace, dressing room
Primary Bath: soaking tub, tile & marble shower, double vanity
Bedroom: ensuite, built-in storage and closets
Full bath: pedestal sink, tile & marble shower
Bedroom: ensuite, built-in storage and closets
Full bath: single vanity, tile & marble shower
Full Bath: next to bedroom, tiled shower/tub, single vanity
Laundry Room: storage cabinets, sink


Game Room
Half bath
Wine Cellar: temperature controlled
Storage Rooms


Kitchen /Living Room
Full Bath
Full Bath


1 car plus storage




Heated Gunite Pool
Half Basketball Court
Mountain Views
Large Acreage

Property Details

Location: 11 & 17 Valley Road, Lakeville, CT 06039
Land Size: 19.19 acres + 2 acres M/B/L: 02/33
Vol./Page: 0175/0946
Survey: # 784/2687 Zoning: RR1
Year Built: 2001
Square Footage: 6,261 + 1,987
Total Rooms: 12 BRs: 5 BAs: 7
Basement: partially finished
Foundation: poured concrete
Hatchway: yes
Attic: yes
Laundry Location: 2nd floor
Number of Fireplaces: 6
Type of Floors: wood, tile
Windows: double pane
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway: Paved asphalt
Roof: cedar shake
Heat: forced air and radiant on the first floor and primary bathroom
Oil Tank(s): basement
Air-Conditioning: central air
Hot water: propane
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Generator: yes
Appliances: refrigerator, freezer, dishwasher, double wall oven, 6 burner propane cooktop and hood, microwave
Exclusions: dining room chandelier
Mil rate: $ 11 Date: 2023
Taxes: $27,303 + $1,214 Date: 2023
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Type: Exclusive

Address: 11-17 Valley Road, Lakeville, CT 06039