Curb Appeal: French Normandy Home in New Canaan, Conn.

Featuring dramatic elegance, attention to detail and materials rarely found in newer construction, this home was designed for sophisticated entertaining as well as busy lifestyle.

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

Exterior: French Normandy Beauty in New Canaan, Conn.

One of the last designed by renowned architect Rick Moisan, this custom-built French Normandy home boasts six bedrooms and eight full bathrooms. Featuring materials rarely found in newer construction, the home oozes sophistication and elegance.

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Driveway

Two stately stone posts and lovely fall-colored trees flank the charming paver driveway leading to the home. The front yard landscape and hardscape fits beautifully with the home's French Normandy-style exterior.

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Entrance

The home's stone front porch cascades into a two-story foyer with a gorgeous double staircase. The foyer boasts luxurious marble floors for a grand first impression.

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Kitchen

With crisp white cabinets, a wall of French windows and white marble throughout, the kitchen boasts a bright, breezy feel. A long island provides additional prep space in the narrow room.

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Back Exterior

Rich gray stucco pairs with classic gray stone and sloping gables to create a stunning French Normandy-style home. A lush backyard with beautiful landscaping adds appeal to the home's already impressive exterior.

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Aerial View of Backyard

The home's sweeping backyard features expansive patios, a luxurious swimming pool and a lush lawn — all surrounded with beautiful, mature trees that add vibrant color in the fall months.

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Backyard

The gorgeous backyard boasts a large grassy area, providing plenty of space for outdoor play. Trees and shrubs surrounding the yard offer privacy.

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Swimming Pool

With an elevated spa and comfortable patio seating, the home's luxurious swimming pool makes the backyard feel like an exclusive resort. Trees surround the pool, providing shade and privacy, and flowers potted in elegant urns add feminine sophistication to the outdoor space.

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Landscaping

In the back of the home, a small stairway spills onto a stone patio outlined with neatly trimmed shrubs and surrounded with pristine landscaping.

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Pergola

A charming stone patio, enclosed with a short stone wall and covered with an elegant pergola, provides a lovely, shaded spot for enjoying the outdoors.

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