Amazing Kitchens: Charming Colonial in New Canaan, Conn.

The recent updates to this 5-bedroom colonial, including the stunning kitchen, give this home a stylish, sophisticated look.

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Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Charming Colonial in New Canaan, Conn.: Open-Plan Kitchen

The home features a strategically planned designer kitchen. A square-shaped island with a built-in microwave and prep sink is situated in the center of the open concept space, creating a spot where the chef can prepare food while still being a part of the conversation in the connecting living area.

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High-End Look

The luxurious kitchen pairs chocolate brown perimeter cabinets with a crisp white island for striking contrast. Two different island countertop surfaces create additional interest, and sleek, round pendant lights complete the high-end look.

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Kitchen Dining Area

The open concept kitchen flows into a large, open living space that features a dining area, an office nook and an oversized armchair. The dining area offers a round wood table and four upholstered chairs for intimate, comfortable dining.

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Kitchen Island

The kitchen island features a round slab of wood slightly raised to accommodate two barstools, creating a unique, eye-catching design. Top-end stainless steel appliances and rich brown cabinets complete the designer kitchen.

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Seating Area

A stylish seating area with a cozy armchair is situated just outside the kitchen. A chic zebra print rug helps section off the space from the open plan kitchen and dining area.

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Family Room

The two-story family room features a grand stone fireplace and built-in entertainment center. Chic furnishings and stylish patterned wallpaper add contemporary flair to the space, which boasts colonial-style architecture. 

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Streamlined Furnishings

Stylish, streamlined furnishings balance the colonial-style architecture in the two-story family room — one of the home's many living spaces. The modern concrete coffee table is an unexpected touch but works beautifully with the gray stone fireplace.

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Dining Room

The home boasts a spacious formal dining room — complete with a fireplace and large windows. A sleek wood dining table and clean-lined chairs offset the room's colonial-style molding.

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Master Bedroom

With its own fireplace, a flat-screen TV and plenty of space, the home's master bedroom feels grand and luxurious. Light walls and beige carpet pair with dark furniture, creating contrast and interest within the space.

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Master Bathroom

The home's spacious master bathroom features a large bathtub and walk-in shower. Warm tones of beige, cream and brown combine to create a soothing atmosphere, and a skylight fills the space with natural light.

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Home Office

With wood-paneled walls, built-in bookcases, a fireplace and a coffered ceiling, the home's luxurious home office spares no expense. The use of rich, dark woods gives the space a sophisticated warmth.

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Bonus Room

The spacious bonus room features a sophisticated seating area with a tan sectional and leather ottoman. The room also boasts a large, open area with basketball goals for hours of family-friendly fun.

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Driveway

A charming driveway — lined with quaint stone posts and beautiful trees bursting with color — leads to the colonial-style masterpiece. 

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Back Exterior

The five bedroom home is situated on two-and-a-half acres with a heated pool, an attached cabana, a fire pit and an entertaining patio. The home's neat, colonial-style architecture gives it a sense of formal sophistication.

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