This spectacular colonial, located in one of North Stamford's most distinguished neighborhoods is perfectly situated on a 1.5 acre property surrounded by nature and overlooking a tranquil pond. This magnificent home was designed, built and lovingly cared for by its original owners. Over the pond & bridge this home opens to a dramatic two-story front to back, marble floor, cathedral ceiling foyer with sweeping staircase that begins the ideal flow for everyday living and entertaining. This home offers a perfect layout with generously sized rooms ideal for year-round entertaining be it holiday dinners in the formal dining room, summer barbeques on the deck or gatherings in the family room. The main level offers a formal dining room, spacious eat-in cook's kitchen with stainless steel Viking sub-zero and Miele appliances, ceiling to floor windows, pond views & large pantry. Kitchen opens to a sunlit family room with fireplace and tray ceiling, French doors leading to deck. 2 half baths and laundry room complete the north side. Through the foyer to the formal living room with marble hearth fireplace, opens to a sunroom, both providing French doors open to the deck. Study with fireplace completes south side. Upstairs to the stunning Master Suite with sitting room, marble floor & whirlpool. A gracious guestroom with pond views, full bath, 2 additional bedroom and additional full bath complete the top level. The lower level offers a 3-car garage, recreation room and full unfinished basement. Experience the essence of North Stamford living with close proximity to the Merritt and all amenities!