A Hamptons Lifestyle 22 minutes from Midtown!!
5031 Grosvenor pays homage to one of the great shingle style houses by that period's famed architects McKim, Mead & White. Set next to the highest point in the Bronx and perched on a stone bluff, this unique and spacious home has a wraparound porch looking out over Riverdale. Enter into a grand double height collonaded foyer with a sweeping staircase that leads to the second floor. The first floor contains a cozy living room with a working fireplace. Enjoy the large, dining room perfect for entertaining . The high end state of the art kitchen has a center island, and all appliances are stainless steel and top of the line. There are stone countertops, two sinks, two ovens and two dishwashers. Adjoining the kitchen is a family room that looks out at the pool and the private and secluded backyard. Hardwood floors run throughout the house. The attached three car garage is an added bonus. There are five Bedrooms and five full bathrooms easily accessible via an elevator off the foyer. All bedrooms have bathrooms ensuite with beautiful fixtures from Waterworks. This magnificent home is adjacent to Fieldston, a privately owned affluent neighborhood in the Riverdale section of the northwestern part of the New York City borough of the Bronx. Riverdale is home to 2 colleges, several private and public schools, grassy parks including Van Cortland Park's riding stable, hiking trails, dog runs, golf course, running track and museum. There are several easy and efficient commuting options that include Metro North, local and express buses, the Henry Hudson Parkway, the Deegan Expressway. As private as the property is, one is never far from shops, schools and houses of worship. This is a rare opportunity for outdoor enjoyment on these stunning grounds, while maintaining a city lifestyle right from the comfort of your own home. You can't beat that combination. This is a must see!!