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Bronxville Historic Hilltop Home

20 Park Avenue, Bronxville, NY, USA


Located on Bronxville’s historic Hilltop, this captivating shingle style Victorian offers a short stroll down the hill to the school, village and train station. Built in 1894, by famed architect William Bates, for the widow of General George Custer, 20 Park Avenue is a wonderful, family home honoring its turn-of-the century character.
The spacious 5990 sq. ft. interior, informally elegant, is defined by expansive windows, high ceilings, period fireplaces, and charming nooks and crannies. Sunlight pours through every window. A welcoming foyer and charming front hall lead to a stunning step-down living room with fireplace bay and a gracious formal dining room. A wood paneled library with second fireplace completes the entertaining area.
A butler’s pantry opens to a pretty, modern eat-in kitchen with a large center island breakfast bar and dining nook. The 30×15 family room adjoins the kitchen and is surrounded by light and trees.
A handsome period staircase leads to the second floor with four bedrooms and three baths including a sensational master suite with a 14′ peaked ceiling, gas fireplace, custom dressing room, and beautiful marble bath.
There are two bedrooms and baths on the third floor for additional privacy, guests or an office. The lower level has a large playroom, spacious exercise room, 1/2 bath, and significant storage which includes substantial wine storage. French doors open to an inviting deck providing wonderful dining and outdoor living space. Surrounded by the ambiance of another era, this enchanting new listing is truly one of a kind.


  • Property ID
  • 6
  • 4.2
  • Property Size
    5990 sqft
  • Land Size
    0.3 acres
  • Shingle Style
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    Year Built

Updated on March 19, 2019 at 11:25 am


  • Address: 20 Park Avenue, Bronxville, NY, USA
  • City: Bronxville
  • State/county: New York
  • Zip/Postal Code: 10708
  • Country: United States

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