Six Greenwich Homes with Gorgeous, Cozy Fireplaces
Whether surrounded by Old World–inspired stonework or part of a sleek contemporary aesthetic, these fireplaces contribute warmth, charm, and style.
American-French Country Estate
Set on three private acres near downtown Greenwich, Connecticut, Amarpali is an exceptional, custom-designed 26-room residence boasting impressive public rooms and exterior entertaining spaces with extraordinary architectural detailing. Light abounds in this 8-bedroom smart home featuring 12 bathrooms and 7 fireplaces.
Designed by the illustrious Tony Ingrao, this timeless 10,418-square-foot Georgian manor is the centerpiece of a luxurious 7.24-acre lakeside compound on a private peninsula in Greenwich. Beyond the regal brick and limestone façade, the refinement begins in a light-flooded reception hall with a fireplace and a sweeping staircase beneath a dramatic domed ceiling.
Round Hill Manor is one of the great estates in Greenwich sitting on the crest of a magnificent plateau overlooking more than 40 high, open acres with panoramic views of Long Island Sound. The light-filled center hall has an antique fireplace, a new Bourgogne limestone floor, two walls of windows, 12’ ceilings, and a graceful curving stairway.
This spectacular and inspired architecture is like no other in town. The stunning Great Room, rises 40-feet to a spectacular cobalt blue ceiling and there are three exposures with tall windows bracketing the limestone fireplace. The sitting room with a large fireplace has antique paneling crafted by the noted Grinling Gibbons.
This chic yet timeless home—portions of which date to the pre-war—is nestled amid lush greenery on a private lane in coveted Rock Ridge, Greenwich. It has been rejuvenated and expanded by architect-owner Richard Granoff to offer 5 (or possibly 6) bedrooms, nearly 6,000 square feet of sophisticated living spaces, and a unique blend of traditional and contemporary styles.
Stone pillars at entrance to long driveway bordered by stone walls & mature trees leads to totally renovated home with exceptional landscaping in heart of mid-country round hill. Decorated by noted Frank di Biasi. Wonderful detailing including antique beams and weathered wood with superb feeling of quality.