Homes With a History: The Stone House in Pound Ridge, N.Y.

Built in the 1850s, this charming stone home seamlessly blends original details – like wide-plank floors and hewn timbers – with modern updates.

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

The Stone House in Pound Ridge, N.Y.

Built in the 1850s by Dr. Era Todd, the Stone House beautifully blends original details with modern updates. Towering trees surround two acres of idyllic outdoor grounds providing privacy and shade. A cobblestone courtyard blends perfectly with the historic stone home. 

Foyer

Boasting original hewn timber walls and gorgeous brick floors, this charming foyer transports one back in time. 

Living Room

Original elements allow for the home's historic charm to shine through in the light-filled living room. 

Living Room

Original elements seamlessly combine with contemporary updates in an exquisite, spacious living room. Floor-to-ceiling windows allow natural light to fill the space awash with cottage charm. 

Sitting Room

An ideal harmony of historic and contemporary pervades this stone home built in the 1850s. The cozy sitting room boasts original hewn timber surrounding up-to-date furnishings. 

Sitting Room and Bar

Stunning original brick and hewn timber keeps this centuries-old home's history alive, while contemporary updates provide modern-day luxury. 

Kitchen

Original hewn timber walls line a rustic hallway that wraps around the brick kitchen and boasts a stunning wood armoire and a marble breakfast bar. 

Kitchen

A warm and inviting kitchen boasts charming French brick alongside state-of-the-art appliances. 

Pool House

A historic blacksmith shop boasting gorgeous vaulted ceilings and exposed beams has been updated to include a wall of windows and bright white contemporary furnishings. The original stone floors pay homage to the historic home's history. 

Bedroom

This bright white bedroom is brimming with cottage charm boasting elegant neutral wood molding.

Living Room

Original exposed wood beams add to the warm and inviting atmosphere in this cozy living room. A red and white patterned sofa brightens the otherwise neutral space. 

Pool

A glorious wooded landscape envelops a private pool area ideal for outdoor entertaining. 

Yard

A manicured lawn links a historic stone home to a blacksmith shop turned pool house. A private outdoor seating area offers an idyllic space to relax or entertain. 

Landscape

A tranquil, private pool area is nestled organically inside of a glorious wooded landscape. 

Patio

A charming outdoor living room pops in white, green and pink, perfectly accented by the wooded landscape that surrounds it. 

Home Exterior

Two acres of idyllic wooded landscape wraps around the historic stone house. A cobblestone patio boasts comfy outdoor seating ideal for entertaining. 

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