Stately and elegant, this custom-built Georgian Colonial is on the market for the first time. A sweeping staircase is the focal point of the 17 ft two-story foyer. A formal living room with one of five fireplaces opens to a bright music room, perfect for a grand piano. Formal dining room boasts trey ceiling, fireplace with gas log, and an elegant butler’s pantry. The remodeled gourmet kitchen features Viking dual fuel six-burner oven range, built-in convection microwave, and subzero fridge. An expansive center island, beautiful Wood-Mode cabinets, and a walk-in pantry open to a spacious breakfast room. The sunken family room with coffered ceiling and a distinctive limestone fireplace is the informal heart of the home. Inspired by the library at the Mayflower Inn, this room is a showstopper! Dramatic two stories of cherry paneled walls, built-in bookcases, desk, and cabinets. From the master bedroom ensuite, enter the loft overlooking the library and the second-floor balcony. A well-thought-out floor plan includes 3 more generous-sized bedrooms plus a second-floor bonus room or playroom and a large walk-in space waiting to be finished or perfect for extra storage. Beautiful four acres of manicured grounds include granite curbing on the circular drive, a stunning patio with hot tub in the private back yard, and room for a pool and tennis court. Distant views of Lake Quassapaug. Close to Middlebury Greenway and great restaurants. 90 miles from NYC. Welcome to Middlebury!