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BEAUTIFUL HISTORIC HOME

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Film TV Commercial Shoots • Photography Shoots • DRAMATIC ENTRYWAY with marble tile floor, romantic semi-circular wood staircase, and two beautiful vintage chandeliers • HALLWAY with barrel ceiling, three sets of balcony doors, vintage lighting fixtures and marble tile floor • MUSIC ROOM with original hardwood floors, hand carved wood fire place with wood pellet stove, 3 sets of balcony doors, antique European wall sconces, tall gold mirror and decorative plaster relief ceiling • LIBRARY with original hardwood floors, vintage wallpaper, large pocket doors, wood paneling, wood carved built in book shelves, hand carved wood fireplace, lead windows and decorative plaster relief ceiling • DINING ROOM with large pocket doors, wood paneling, vintage wall paper, decorative wood ceiling, crystal chandelier, lead glass windows and stained glass • SOLARIUM with marble stairs matching marble accents and beautiful light fixtures overlooking oversized backyard Located 5 minutes from Orchard Beach and City Island in the Bronx. Blocks from Glen Island in Westchester. Minutes from I95 and the Hutchinson River Parkway. No problems with large trucks accessing the location. Close to Home Depot, Costco, CVS, Party City, and the New Roc Diner. 10 minutes from Starbucks, Dunkin' Donuts and Bagel Shop. 15 minutes from Best Buy, Bed Bath And Beyond, Target and Staples. The home was built in 1900 by an Italian Contessa and has a rich history. The famous Spanish cellist and composer Pablo Casals played a recital in the Music Room. The lawyer who fought the Hays Code that banned the Czech silent film 'Ecstasy' in the US in 1936, which featured the first nude scene ever in a film by Hollywood starlet Hedy Lamar, lived in the house.

Category and style

House

Colonial, French

Parking

Private parking for 10 cars

Truck / motorhome on site parking: On property, Street

Available parking lot or parking structure nearby

Location details

Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
6
Property size (sq ft):
6000 sq ft
Lot size:
17250 sq ft

Location Rules

No adult filming
No smoking
No pets
Use of restroom(s) for a crew of 15 people or less is allowed

Amenities

Hair/Makeup area
Wifi

Features

High Ceiling
Ornate Ceiling
French Doors
Glass Doors
Ornate Doors
Long Driveway
Backyard
BBQ Grill
Columns
Garage (Detached)
Gates
Large Grounds
Toolshed
Walkway
Fireplace With Mantle
Marble Fireplace
Checker Tiles Floor
Dance Floor
Light Wood/Whitewash Floor
Marble Floor
Large Yard
Lush/Manicured Yard
Atrium
Attic
Ballroom
Basement
Bookcase
Closet
Crown Molding
Home Office
Laundry Room
Open Floor Plan
Piano
Workshop
Patio
Curved Stairs
Quarter/Half/Three-Quarter Turn Stairs
Wallpaper
White Walls
Wood-Paneled Walls
Bay or Bow Windows
Sash/Up And Down/Hung Windows
Slider Windows
Stained Glass Windows

Restricted Areas

Kids room
Master bedroom

Crew access

Stairs
Location
Exact location provided after booking