|Aerial view of the highest priced home in the country (above)|
Listed by Christies International Real Estate, this estate has 12 bedrooms, 7 full baths, 2 partial baths, a 12 foot ceilings in the main rooms, paneled library, pool and pool house, greenhouse, a beach, a carriage house, grass tennis court, a separate staff kitchen and spectacular water views.
The home was originally purchased by the Lauder Greenway family in 1904. Harriet Lauder Greenway whose father helped Andrew Carnegie found U.S. Steel apparently sold it to timber tycoon John Rudey about 30 years ago. Rudey now, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal a few months back, is selling the Victorian French Renaissance mansion because his children are all grown.
|Stone towers flank the front door of this Greenwich, CT mansion. (above)|
|Dining room with carved ceilings and wood paneled walls. (above)|
|The wood paneled library with fireplace is fitting for multi million dollar home. (above)|
|A garden gate on the grounds of the 50 acre property (above)|
|The pool and spa in the backyard overlook the Long Island Sound. (above)|
Would you take it or leave it? Do tell!