A well-loved home at 28 Oxford Road has recently been put on the market for the first time in 56 years. Built in 1937, it has six bedrooms and four baths and sits on over a half acre in the Grange. The current owner calls it the "little big house" because it is not an overwhelming house to manage even though it is 4,500 square feet and has great size rooms, numerous closets, 3 wood burning fireplaces, a great flow, beautiful architectural details and tons of space.
The home was designed by Verna Cook Shipway, an American architect and author. Shipway was born in 1890 in Spokane, Washington and attended Ecole Speciale d’Architecture in Paris and the School of Architecture at Columbia University where she met and married Edgar Salomonsky, also a student of architecture. They opened a firm together in 1920 and when he died in 1929 she continued to run the business on her own, specializing in Georgian, colonial and English style homes.
Shipway built numerous homes in Scarsdale and in 1936 she was selected to design the first “Ideal House” for House and Garden. In 1939 she designed a model home for the New York World’s Fair. Her homes featured abundant closet space, natural light, circular staircases, bay windows, large hallway and light-colored walls to make rooms appear larger. The home at 28 Oxford has all of Shipway’s signature features and more!
The home is listed for $1,950,000. To see photos and schedule a showing, click here:
60 Crane Road: Timeless meets modern in this expanded and renovated 1766 Federal farmhouse colonial. This 6,000 square foot home features a master suite with sitting room and luxe bath, 5 additional BRs, 5 full and 1 half bath and a 3 1/2 car garage. Redesigned to retain its original character yet with every modern amenity, this unique home is the perfect marriage of form, function and design; all this on a 1/2 acre
Sale Price: $2,375,000
R.E. Taxes: $43,680
30 Lockwood Road: Well-maintained center hall home with easy walk to village and train. Step down living room, family room, formal dining room, and eat-in kitchen. Second floor master bedroom with sitting area or home office, three bedrooms, and bath. Third floor has two bedrooms and a bath. Numerous updates: include slate roof, lawn sprinkler system, and furnace.
Sale Price: $1,275,000
Real Estate Taxes: $24,746
73 Walworth Avenue: Delightful center hall colonial in Greenacres on a level .26 acre. Spacious rooms throughout. Grand center hall, family room and office on first floor. Five bedrooms, three full and two half baths. Great master suite with sitting room and skylights. Huge lower level recreation room with lots of closets. Lovely covered porch off the living room. Nice flow for family living and entertaining.
Sale Price: $1,100,000
Real Estate Taxes: $24,683
78 Sheridan Road: Contemporary Colonial in Edgemont. Lovingly maintained, open layout 1989 home features a large entry foyer, living room with cathedral ceiling, Formal dining room, large eat-in kitchen with breakfast area, sliding glass doors to deck, family room with fireplace, sunroom, laundry room and powder room. Second floor: large master bedroom with 2 walk-in closets and master bath, three bedrooms, and hall bath. Level yard.
Sale Price: $999,999
Real Estate Taxes: $36,593
32 Donellan Road: Charming Greenacres colonial on a quiet street. Nine foot ceilings. Nice deck off the kitchen. Fabulous 390 square foot third floor with cathedral ceiling. Beautifully maintained. Recently painted and most floors refinished. Central air conditioning. Great location close to schools and Hartsdale's train, restaurants and shopping. Fun Donellan block parties.
Sale Price: $825,000
Real Estate Taxes: $20,438
632 Fort Hill Road: Unique cottage in Edgemont with room for expansion. Park-like setting offers privacy and serenity as it fronts on Paradise Drive. This bright unusual home offers a large living room with brick fireplace, sunken eat in modern kitchen/dining area, 3 Bedrooms, 2 full Baths and a nursery/office off the master bedroom.
Sale Price: $400,000
Real Estate Taxes: $14,100
Featured Listing: 209 Glendale Road
Newly renovated and expanded four bedroom Colonial set on a lovely quarter acre property boasting a wonderful flow and fabulous details. Gleaming cherry floors, oversized family room opening to a Chef's kitchen plus luxurious master suite. Convenient to elementary school and commuter bus train. List Price: $1,299,000. Learn more here:
Featured Listing: 19 Rock Hill Lane:
A private drive at the end of a lane of lovely homes leads to this truly special Center Hall Classic which provides an oasis of privacy, beautiful views, and lovely property (.826 acres backing up to Sunningdale Golf Club). Built by a local builder, the home has sun-filled, generously proportioned rooms. Large, light-filled entry foyer leads to a gracious living room, formal dining room and a great size modern cook's kitchen that adjoins the family room with a fireplace. A generous, office/library filled with windows is off the living room and the family room. Large master suite with 10-foot ceilings, a fireplace, dressing rooms, a deluxe bathroom with shower and whirpool tub. Two large bedrooms use a hall bathroom, and the 4th bedroom has a bathroom ensuite. Grand bonus room off the back stairs can be used in a variety of ways, as a library with terrific built in bookshelves, playroom, additional bedrooms, large office space or as a great upstairs family room. List Price: $2,099,000. Learn more here: