A Grand Yet Cozy New Canaan Estate Is for Sale Just in Time for the Holidays

As the holidays quickly approach, 573 Cascade Road in New Canaan is wrapped like a pristine present. With dark wood paneling and a rich spaces, the home’s simultaneously inviting yet dramatic vibes create the ultimate retreat for holiday movies, hot chocolate, and glamorous dinners. Asking $6.7 million, it’s not priced like a Black Friday deal but could make a wonderful holiday splurge for someone.

The main house features magnificent rooms with high ceilings, as well as ample windows to bring in warm light. Multiple living spaces house huge fireplaces, always a welcome feature for winter entertaining.

Along with the central mansion, there’s a cabana by the pool and a guest cottage, making up 18,000 square feet in total. The Georgian Colonial-style home underwent a recent renovation that doubled its square footage and added modern finishes, but it maintains its traditional charm with wooden beams and wainscotting throughout the spaces. It also boasts 9 bedrooms and 13 bathrooms overall, providing plenty of space for friends and family. And, the primary bedroom is like a retreat of its own, featuring two walk-in closets and an updated en-suite.

The residence also offers picturesque grounds, including an English garden to make spring a sweet sight. When snow first falls, the nearly eight acres will be blanketed. Ideal for sledding, or simply imagining living in a snow globe, it will embody a timeless New England setting.

Built in 1930, a buyer can celebrate more than their own special occasions here. If they stay long enough, the home’s 100th birthday may deserve a big bash, too. Todd David Miller and Cliff Smith of The Agency hold the listing.