Thursday, Feb 02nd

CHP Finds that 41 Hampton Road was Designed by Noted Architect W. Stanwood Phillips, Plus Home Sales and Featured Listings

41HamptonEntryAThe Committee for Historic Preservation deferred a decision on an application to demolish a historic Tudor home at 41 Hampton Road at their June 29 meeting. The Governor suddenly removed his executive order permitting virtual meetings, catching the committee by surprise. Only four members were present at the in person meeting at Scarsdale Village Hall.

Developer Eilon Amidor applied to raze the home, providing no historic information about it on his application. He argued that the home was set too far back on the property and stood at an elevation of 238 feet above sea level, causing drainage issues for neighbors.48BrewsterRoad

The committee discovered that the Tudor was designed by architect W. Stanwood Phillips whose work included noted homes in Scarsdale and Fieldston. Phillips was an architect for prominent Scarsdale builder Walter J. Collet. He is mentioned in Andrew Dolkart’s 2012 Cultural Resource Survey for the brick and stonework on his facades. The report says, “Other Tudor houses, such as 39 Chesterfield Road (W. Stanwood Phillips, 1931; Figure 3-30) are faced primarily in stone, always laid in a random manner, giving the appearance of stones found rather than carefully cut.” Lindenbaum reported that Phillips work in Scarsdale included homes and a building downtown including, “26 Cushman Road, 4 Colvin Road, 23 Cohawney Road, 38 and 39 Chesterfield Roads, 48 Brewster Road, 20 Dolma Road, 27-33 Tompkins Road and the former HSBC Bank Building on Popham Road that was originally designed as a service station.

Commenting on the house on Hampton Road, CHP Chair Adam Lindenbaum said, “I have driven by –and there are striking features… the slate roof, diamond paned windows and irregular brick patterning. From the curb test and the architect I think that more research is warranted.”

The four members of the board agreed to adjourn the application until their July meeting.

Take a look at what sold this week:

3 Hillview3 Hillview Road
Center Hall Scarsdale Colonial nestled on a 0.47 flat acre in a quiet sought after location. This custom home presents a layout, 2 story entrance hall, 10 foot ceilings on the first level and a all white kitchen with Viking appliances, center island & separate breakfast area. The floor features glass doors that access the deck and parklike property. Living & dining rooms provide setting for entertaining. A sweeping staircase leads to a handcrafted walnut library w/vaulted ceiling & window seat overlooking the property. The primary bedroom features a vaulted ceiling, fireplace, 2 walk in closets & marble bath w/Jacuzzi & steam shower. 4 more bedrooms & 2 baths complete the 2nd fl.The walkout lower level has 9 foot ceilings, recreation areas, gym w/full bath and powder room. Mudroom, pantry & first floor ensuite bedroom & 2 car garage
Sale Price: $3,600,000
Real Estate Taxes: $67,870
Assessed Value: $2,700,000

16 Dunham16 Dunham Road
5 bedroom/ 6.1 bath Colonial located in Scarsdale's Sherbrooke Park Neighborhood Association. Located on .41 acre of flat, land w/room for a pool, this home has been redesigned & renovated w/ quality amenities incl slate roofing, multi-zone hydroair heating & central air system, Pella Energy Star windows, Christopher Peacock kitchen w/separate, full-size SubZero refrigerator & freezer plus SubZero refrigerator drawers, 4 ovens, 2 dishwashers, convenient mudroom entrance, EZ access to 2-car att garage, gorgeous hardwood floors, thermostatically controlled wine cellar, all bedrooms w/ensuite baths, 2 fireplaces, blt-in sound system, master bath w/ heat flooring/Jacuzzi/steam shower, finished lower level w/ abundant sunlight, theater sound system, plus a sound proof music room!
Sale Price: $2,700,000
Real Estate Taxes: $51,560
Assessed Value: $2,025,000

30 Swarthmore30 Swarthmore Road
4 bedroom, 4.1 bath Scarsdale Tudor on nearly an acre of level, tranquil, landscaped grounds with curb appeal and flow for living. The 2-story entry foyer is showered with light from the stained glass window above and you will appreciate the ceilings throughout the 1st floor. The living room with fireplace opens to the music room. Enjoy cooking and meals in th kitchen with granite countertops, refrigerator and freezer, and Viking range. Your guests and family can spread out in the dining room and then move to the den to relax or head outside to sit on the deck or around the outdoor stone fireplace. The two separate home offices provide the environments for work, zoom meetings or homework and provide the privacy or quiet needed. The bedroom suite features a ceiling and window seat overlooking the rear yard, a dressing room with closets filled with hanging space, shelves and drawers. Relax in the whirlpool tub and open the skylight to let in the fresh air. The three additional bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms provide plenty of space for extended family or guest. With a playroom with fireplace and wet bar, powder room, whole house generator, HVAC, this home is ready for its’ next owners.
Sale Price: $2,369,000
Real Estate Taxes: $46,682
Assessed Value: $1,857,100

3 Jenny3 Jenny Close
Located on a cul-de-sac, this colonial contemporary has a foyer with double height ceilings. Eat in kitchen with floor plan for easy living and entertaining. It has a master with high ceilings, windows, two walk in closets, and master bathroom. There are also three additional bedrooms with a dual sink hall bathroom. The finished lower level makes a recreation room, gym, or office.
Sale Price: $2,300,000
Real Estate Taxes: $33,758
Assessed Value: $1,426,000

271 Glendale271 Glendale Road
Edgemont School District home with a Hamptons style and setting offers everything you wish for - luxury, space, pool and property! This Contemporary on a level .88 acre has been renovated for today's buyer with an floor plan, high ceilings, office spaces, walk-out lower level with entertainment and exercise area, garage that can accommodate four cars, plus more upgrades. The high-end cook's kitchen is open to the great room complete with fireplace, built-ins and a wall of glass doors which open to the bi-level mahogany deck. The backyard is a oasis with a Gunite pool, salt water hot tub, outdoor kitchen, blue stone patio with propane fire pit, lots of plantings and evergreens for privacy.
Sale Price: $2,100,000
Real Estate Taxes: $64,601
Assessed Value: $1,875,300

58 Mamaroneck58 Mamaroneck Road
Murray Hill Mid Century Modern set back behind stone pillars on a levelproperty. This home combines living spaces and modern updates to meet the needs of today’s lifestyle. Featuring an custom kitchen with stainless steel appliances, shaker cabinetry, and quartz counters which opens to a brick patio for outdoor dining and entertaining. Enjoy living with flow from the living, family and dining rooms to the covered porch and share gatherings around your pool on those summer days. Retreat to the en suite master bedroom that boasts an bathroom with shower. There are plenty of bedrooms for sleepovers, guest stays or the occasional zoom meeting. Casual living made easy with the walk-out playroom making the outdoors easily accessible. Enjoy .72 acre manicured property, with trees and plantings. 1,000 square foot basement ready for your touch to transform it into game room, home gym, teenagers' sanctuary or home movie theater. Painted exterior, central AC, and new roof.
Sale Price: $2,000,000
Real Estate Taxes: $36,869
Assessed Value: $1,475,000

10 Brookby10 Brookby Road
Located in Scarsdale's Heathcote neighborhood, this home checks all the boxes. Step into the foyer and appreciate the well-designed floor plan with a balance of flow and space....perfect for gatherings! The heart of the home is the Chef's kitchen with a granite island and top-of-the-line appliances. Adjacent is the family room with vaulted ceiling, built-in cabinetry and gas fireplace. The living room/fireplace and dining room can accommodate many holiday guests. Sunroom, home office, half bath and laundry complete the first floor. Second level features en-suite bedroom, 2 family bedrooms and bath. Retreat to Master...sitting area, large spa bathroom, walk-in closets! Don't overlook the lower level! Perfect for ping pong or family movie night. All this on a level .59 acre.
Sale Price: $1,875,000
Real Estate Taxes: $37,215
Assessed Value: $1,480,500

27 Crossway27 Crossway
Colonial with curb appeal situated on a level .28 Acre in Quaker Ridge. This welcoming home has proportioned rooms including a living room with wood-burning fireplace and built-ins. Dining Room, kitchen w/granite countertops, viking stove/microwave/dishwasher, fridge, breakfast area and yard access. Family room (possible 4th bedroom or home office) w/ doors to the yard. The master is a pure delight, with an addition california closet/dressing room/office/sitting room, marble bath/shower w/bench. The lower level features a home gym w/ rubberized flooring/mirrored wall. Other features, elfa closet, hardiplank siding, recessed lighting, nest doorbell/outdoor cameras, bluestone walkway, underground sprinkler system. Great expansion possibilities.
Sale Price: $1,366,000
Real Estate Taxes: $26,394
Assessed Value: $1,050,000

17 Scarsdale Farm17 Scarsdale Farm Road
Enter this home through a foyer leading to the living room, dining room, kitchen, and family room. There is also a greenhouse, screened porch, and deck overlooking the wooded property. The house is spacious with a master suite and another family room/recreation room that opens through sliding glass doors to the yard. The basement has a high ceiling and provides another space for everyone to enjoy. Another feature of this house is the pool across the street that residents can join. (The 2020 cost was $2,000) It's like having your own pool without the maintenance.
Sale Price: $1,195,000
Real Estate Taxes: $34,525
Assessed Value: $1,050,000

22 Glenwood22 Glenwood Road
Red brick Colonial home combines architectural with a great floor plan and dream location. Enjoy hardwood floors and renovated bathrooms throughout. Enter the foyer to find a living room with fireplace, built-ins with doors leading to a patio, dining room, eat-In kitchen with stainless steel appliances and powder room. Proceed to the family room with cathedral ceilings, filled with sunlight and direct access to the patio and colorful landscaping for outdoor living. Second floor features master bedroom suite with double vanity, marble counters, walk-in shower, two additional bedrooms and hall bath. Third floor has two legal bedrooms and new floors - great space to work from home!
Sale Price: $1,160,000
Real Estate Taxes: $37,204
Assessed Value: $1,080,000

58 Walbrooke58 Walbrooke Road
Old Edgemont Colonial with all the updates for today's living. Enjoy the open flow of the first level which lives w/entry foyer, dining & living rooms plus a family room and eat in kitchen, both w/radiant floor heating. A sunroom and powder room round out the first level. The second level boasts a primary bedroom w/ensuite bath & added office/nursery plus a walk in master closet w/ California closet. A primary bath w/double vanity & designer touches make this primary bedroom the ultimate retreat. Two spacious bedrooms and hall bath complete the 2nd level. The 3rd level features a 4th bedroom, newly renovated full bath & large unfinished attic space. A walkout basement w/laundry & storage provide plenty of extra space. Full house generator, updated electric, sprinkler and alarm systems ensure comfort no matter what the weather. Enjoy BBQ's in the fenced backyard.
Sale Price: $1,125,000
Real Estate Taxes: $40,610
Assessed Value: $1,178,900

19 Colonial19 Colonial Road
Sunny Colonial on sprawling 1/2 acre of level property. The home has been remodeled to today's sleek and modern look. Features Modern Kitchen with quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances, adjoining oversized family room w/sliders to deck, home office/den, 1st floor Master Bedroom w/en suite ADA accessible modern bath, plus 3 additional bedrooms on 2nd level w/outside deck. Hardwood floors and moldings throughout, custom closets, new Marvin front door, all new windows, slate walkway, landscaped, skylights, baseboard covers and much more.
Sale Price: $1,100,000
Real Estate Taxes: $18,750
Assessed Value: $799,000

168 White168 White Road
Located in the Edgewood neighborhood of Scarsdale, this home has more to offer than your typical similar home in the neighborhood. Let’s start with the kitchen with a design to the dining room. Here you will find lots of storage and counter space, not to mention a cooktop and double oven. Do not miss the wood burning stove in the living room, to enjoy in the winter or anytime of the year. All of the three bedrooms on the second floor are and the bedroom is complete with its own bathroom that features a heated floor, whirlpool tub and walk in shower. Thru the sliding doors in the kitchen, you will find a deck and flat yard.
Sale Price: $971,000
Real Estate Taxes: $19,345
Assessed Value: $775,000

Featured Listings

42 Graham42 Graham Road, Scarsdale

5 Bedrooms, 4.1 Bathrooms, 3,578 Square Feet
This classic Heathcote Tudor is the home you've been looking for! Ideally located a short walk from Heathcote elementary school, Five Corners shops and the Golden Horseshoe shopping center, this home is a must see. The first level features an oversized living/family room with a fireplace and two sets of French doors to the patio, a graciously sized dining room, an updated kitchen with abundant cabinet space, granite countertops, a large peninsula for dining and a built-in office space, and a newly renovated powder room. The second level includes a spacious master bedroom with a beautiful, newly renovated en-suite bath, two generously sized bedrooms with a newly renovated hall bath, and a privately situated bedroom with en-suite bath. The third floor is perfect as a guest suite or office space, w/ a bedroom, bonus space and full bath. And on the lower level you'll find a finished rec room, laundry room and plentiful storage. Just move in and enjoy all Scarsdale has to offer!
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Sale price: $1,650,000


4 Rock Hill4 Rock Hill Lane, Scarsdale PO/Edgemont

4 Bedrooms, 3.1 Bathrooms, 4,576 Square Feet
This gorgeous, yet comfortable home welcomes you w/ bright, open, & large rooms, a convenient layout & top-of-the-line additions & refinements. The first level affords an open space, lots of windows & views & privacy. A few steps take you to the best of bedroom space, w/ a gracious MBR suite w/high ceilings, a dressing room, two walk-in closets & a terrific bathroom. There is another large bedroom w/ an en-suite bathroom & two more good sized bedrooms w/ a hall bath. Double doors hide the large laundry area w/ sink. Go up a few steps to a terrific private office. A few steps from the entry is an open family room w/ great windows & light, Gym, storage, well outfitted mudroom, utilities. The four car garage has three bays & room for a fourth car using the included lift. A picture-perfect .59 acre of beautifully landscaped property sets the house gracefully back from the street & allows for privacy & entertaining in the back. You will be proud to call this HOME!
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Sale price: $1,650,000

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