Nestled amidst 474 acres of picturesque nature, Mount Tom offers a breathtaking oasis of pristine forest land, abundant water sources, and unparalleled western views. The estate has been meticulously designed to provide every comfort and convenience for modern living and entertainment. As a haven in a historic area devoted to land conservancy and environmental care, Mount Tom offers the perfect blend of luxury and sustainability.

As you enter the private manor house through a long gated driveway, you are greeted with 9 bedrooms, each offering a unique and luxurious experience. The estate boasts a variety of amenities, including a pool, tennis court, and a caretaker’s house, all designed to provide ultimate comfort and relaxation. In addition, there’s a mountain-top log cabin with Twin Lakes views, offering an opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and connect with nature.

The estate is surrounded by Tri-State conservation land, providing ample opportunities for outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, and boating. The nearby Housatonic River and Appalachian Trail offer even more opportunities for adventure and exploration. In addition, the area is home to various communities that will challenge your intellectual and artistic desires, including Hotchkiss School, Salisbury School, and Berkshire School.

The nearby amenities include Lakeville Lake, Twin Lakes, O’Hara’s Marina, Ski Butternut, Catamount Ski Area, Wassaic Train Station, and Amtrak Station in Hudson, as well as the beautiful villages of the tight-knit Tri-State region, including Sharon, Norfolk, Great Barrington, and Millerton. Mount Tom Estate is also close to several land conservation organizations, such as the Dutchess Land Conservancy, Salisbury Association Land Trust, Great Barrington Land Conservancy, and Housatonic Valley Association, highlighting the importance of conservation in the region.

Mount Tom Estate is more than just a luxurious property; it’s a sanctuary for those who value the beauty and preservation of nature. It’s a place where you can escape the stresses of everyday life and immerse yourself in the tranquility and serenity of the natural world. The estate offers the perfect blend of luxury and sustainability, providing a sustainable oasis for the future.

Property Features

  •  Beautiful Gardens
  • 2 Hours to NYC
  • Country Setting
  • Desirable Location
  • Heated Saltwater Pool
  • Hot Tub/ Spa
  • Large Acreage
  • Private Location
  • Professional Landscaping
  • Sound System
  • Stunning Western Views
  • Tennis Courts

    Residential Info

    FIRST FLOOR

    11’ ceilings

    Entrance Foyer: Enter from covered mahogany porch, 21’celings, limestone tiled floors, staircase to 2nd level, double coat closets, opens to gallery atrium to 2nd and 3rd floor with a glass rooftop

    Formal/Dining Room/Atrium: 39’ long with 32’/3 Stories tall glass atrium ceiling, art lights, raw silk upholstered walls, limestone tile floors, opens to the elevator hall
    Elevator Hall: 2 sets of double coat closets, elevator
    Living Room: crown moldings, a Wood burning fireplace, white oak quarter sawn floors, floor-to-ceiling glass on 2 walls with 2 sets of French doors to mahogany porch, automated shades, views of formal garden and orchard
    Powder Room: limestone tiled floors and countertops
    Kitchen: 4 sinks, Blue Bahia marble countertops, backsplash, and center island, large walk-in pantry, custom wood cabinetry, Jerusalem stone floors, French doors to south porch, door to the brick flower garden, and mahogany porch, pocket doors to the dining room, living room and Atrium, 6 burner gas stove with wok station and indoor grill,  Commercial Grade exhaust hood, 2 electric convection ovens with Wifi connection, 2 microwave ovens, 2 warming drawers, additional 4 burner electric stove with center grill, convection/microwave oven and in counter pasta station, Traulson full-size beverage refrigerator, Sub-Zero side by side refrigerator, Sub-Zero icemaker, 4 under-counter double drawer refrigerators, built in Meile cappuccino maker
    Powder Room: Pedestal sink tiled floor
    Butler’s Pantry: Blue Bahia marble countertops, maple custom cabinetry, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Sub-Zero freezer, Sub-Zero dual zone 40 bottle wine cooler, stainless sink, Sub-Zero side-by-side refrigerator/freezer
    Powder Room: Pedestal sink tiled floor
    South Porch: 34’ feet long, Floor to ceiling glass with sliding doors and French doors to dining blue stone patio, automated shades, French doors to the dining room
    Screen Porch: mahogany floors, French doors to:
    Terrace: blue stone, full outdoor kitchen with grill and beverage refrigerator, gas-fired fireplace, kitchen vegetable garden
    Dining Room: white oak quarter-sawn floors, opens to the great room
    Great Room: 47’ long, white oak quarter sawn floors, fireplace with gas starter and marble surround and elevated bench marble hearth, coffered ceiling, bank of bowed floor-to-ceiling windows with automated shades
    Library: Woodburning fireplace with gas starter and marble hearth, built-in bookcases with library lights, white oak quarter sawn floors, wet bar with marble backsplash, icemaker and beverage refrigerator, French glass doors to north porch.
    Full Bathroom: limestone tiled floors, stone tiled shower
    North Porch: 54’ long with 12’ high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling glass doors, heated ceiling fans, French doors opening to pool
    Library: Fireplace, built-in bookcases

    SECOND FLOOR

    9’ ceilings

    Hallway: open to a central atrium with custom glass art display cabinetry
    Primary Bedroom South: French doors to the outdoor deck, adjoining shared kitchenette and sitting room, automated solar and blackout shades
    Ensuite Primary Bath South: washer/dryer, marble floors, marble vanity, tub, large dressing room with a bank of mirrored closets
    Den: cathedral ceilings, stairs to 3rd floor, kitchenette
    Primary Bedroom North: Bedroom:  doors to the outdoor deck, adjoining shared kitchenette and sitting room, automated solar and blackout shades
    Sitting Room: adjoining primary bedrooms, sink, dishwasher, Sub-Zero refrigerator/ freezer, architectural stairway to 3rd floor Conference room
    Ensuite Primary Bath North: washer/dryer, marble floors, marble vanity, tub, large dressing room with a bank of mirrored closets
    Bedroom: Ensuite Bath with pedestal sink, tiles floors, tiles shower with glass door, bathtub
    Bedroom: Ensuite Bath with vanity sink, tiled floors, shower/tub
    Laundry Room: washer, dryer, sink, storage cabinetry built-in
    Bedroom: Ensuite Bath with pedestal sink, tiles floors, tiles shower with glass door, bathtub

    THIRD FLOOR

    9’ ceilings

    Hallway: open to atrium, with custom bookcases
    Bedroom: Ensuite Bath with pedestal sink, tiles floors, tiles shower with glass door, bathtub
    Bedroom: Ensuite Bath with pedestal sink, tiles floors, tiles shower with glass door, bathtub
    Large Office
    Small Office: peaked ceiling, door to outdoor deck
    Large Office
    Small Office: peaked ceiling, door to outdoor deck
    Conference Room:  full wall of glass doors, French doors to outdoor deck, architectural stairway to 2nd floor
    Stairs to the roof deck (with glass atrium)
    In-Law/Guest Suite: Bedroom and Ensuite Bath with tiled glass shower and tiled bathtub, pedestal sink, 3 sets of double closets, living room, kitchenette, entry vestibule
    Mud Room: dog wash shower, sink, dishwasher, opens to backyard and pool
    Maids Bedroom: Ensuite bath with double pedestal sink, tiled floor, ceramic tiled shower, tub
    Laundry Room: washer, dryer, sink, storage cabinetry built-in

    LOWER LEVEL

    11’ ceilings

    Screening Room: seats 20, 10 leather recliners, bench seating, surround sound
    Game Room: built-in cabinetry, kitchenette, Sub-Zero side-by-side refrigerator, in-ceiling speakers
    Half Bath: Pedestal sink tiled floor
    Lower Foyer: Limestone tiled floor, 2 double coat closets
    Storage Rooms:
    #1:
    216 sq. ft. – steel shelving, 25 cu. ft. chest freezer, 21 cu. ft. standing freezer, full-size Frigidaire Commercial beverage refrigerator;
    #2: 312 sq. ft. – custom built-in shelving, 2 Full-size dual zone 150 bottle wine refrigerators;
    #3: 950 sq. ft. – cabinets, steel shelving, concrete floor, loading dock from garage

    GARAGE

    3000 sq. ft. Attached, 2 overhead doors, heated driveway

    OUTBUILDINGS

    Caretakers Cottage: 1900 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, fireplace, wood floors, 11’ ceilings, open living space, finished basement with laundry room and storage, dedicated generator, propane heat, central A/C (4 zones), heated Mudroom entryway, 800 sq. ft. Screened 3 season porch with a wood-burning stove, front porch, expansive back deck, 2 car attached garage
    Warehouse and Art Storage Building: 2000 square feet, including 282 feet temperature and humidity controlled, 2 utility doors, on Cottage generator
    Barn/Property Office: with upstairs bedroom, kitchenette, full bath with shower stall, houses property irrigation system, dedicated generator, electric heat, window AC unit

    ROOF DECK

    Surrounding the Atrium glass skylight, 360-degree views of Mt. Tom, Bear Mountain, and the Berkshire Mountains range

    DETACHED GARAGE

    5 bay, 1500 square feet, 1 bay heated workshop

    LOG CABIN

    On top of Mount Tom overlooks Twin Lakes

    FEATURES

    Elevator: Four stops to all floors
    Elevator:
     to all floors
    Pool: newly surfaced, gunite, saline, heated
    Spa: gunite, saline, seats 15
    Tennis Court: Hard Court with lights
    Water Features: Pond, 2 streams
    Views: North to Bear Mountain, East to Berkshire Mountain range
    Landscaping: Orchards (apples, plums, apples, pears), grape arbors, stone walls
    Irrigation System
    Elan Home Automation System: controls lighting, security cameras, solar/blackout shades, A/V systems, as well as the interior and exterior 20 Zone Audio system
    ALLWorx Voip Phone System- Installed 2019
    Employee Parking Lot: 6 spaces

    Property Details

    MAIN HOUSE

    Location: 57 Mount Tom Rd Salisbury, CT 06068
    Land Size: 473 +/-, 29 +/- acres unrestricted fence around the home
    Map: 24         Lot: 26       Survey: 2437A & 2437B
    Zone: RR3
    Additional Land Available: Yes
    Easements: 444 +/- acres  Conservation restriction, Mass. Farm and Conservations Land trust
    Year Built: 2002
    Square Footage: 20,282, plus 2,000 finished lower level, 7,610 unfinished lower level
    Total Rooms: 28        BRs: 9         BAs: 10 Full, 4 Half
    Basement: Finished
    Foundation: Poured concrete
    Laundry Location: 1st floor, 2nd floor
    Number of Fireplaces: 3
    Floors: Marble, hardwood, carpet, and tile
    Windows: wood, thermopane, double hung
    Exterior: Wood clapboard siding, painted in 2019
    Driveway: Asphalt paved 2020, heated outside of the attached 2-car garage
    Roof: Copper standing seam roof with copper gutters
    Heat: Oil-fired hydro air, 4 x Viessman furnaces
    Oil Tank: 4 x 330-gallon oil tanks
    Gas Tanks: 8 x 1000-gallon buried propane tanks
    Air-Conditioning: Central
    Sewer: Private Septic
    Water: Private wells (4 in total) 1 main house, 2 for irrigation and pool, 1 for caretaker’s cottage
    Electric: 1200 Amps
    Cable: Satellite (DirecTV)
    Internet: 150 MBS Dedicated Fiber Optic Circuit (via AT&T) Cat5e wiring to all rooms, whole home Wi-Fi (via Linksys APs)
    Home Automation: Elan system controls lighting, security cameras, solar/blackout shades, and a Whole home 20-Zone Audio system, 5 garage doors are connected via Wi-Fi, and Main Gates are operated via AllWorx Voip Phone system
    Generators: 3 units service the Main house and Elevator, 2 additional units service Caretakers Cottage, and service the art warehouse /storage barn)
    Alarm System: Full house maximum security burglar and fire, with 22 hard-wired cameras
    Mil rate: $ 11.6               Date: 2020
    Taxes: $93,214                Date: 2020
    Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
    Listing Agent: Elyse Harney Morris & William J Melnick
    Listing Type: Exclusive

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    Location: 57 Mt Tom Rd, Salisbury, CT 06068, USA