This $2M Midcentury Gem Surrounded by Forest Is Just 50 Minutes From Manhattan
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This $2M Midcentury Gem Surrounded by Forest Is Just 50 Minutes From Manhattan

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By Jennifer Baum Lagdameo
Soak up serene forest views in this home less than an hour away from Grand Central Station.

Designed by Arthur Witthoefft of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill in 1961, this five-bedroom, five-bathroom midcentury house is set in the woods of Armonk, New York. The 5,000-square-foot home features full-height walls of glass, a wraparound floating terrace, and a quiet deck that overlooks the site's sylvan surroundings.

The 5,000-square-foot midcentury home sits on 2.24 acres of woodland in Armonk, New York.

The 5,000-square-foot midcentury home sits on 2.24 acres of woodland in Armonk, New York.

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The home features a sunlit 20-foot-long domed atrium, an open-plan living/dining room with an original circular fireplace, a spiral staircase, a Japanese soaking tub, and outdoor access from every bedroom. According to the listing, the home has been meticulously maintained—and it's on the market for the first time in over 50 years.

The home's lower level hosts a separate suite with its own entrance and an efficiency kitchen. 

The home's lower level hosts a separate suite with its own entrance and an efficiency kitchen. 

The terrace provides a quiet place to enjoy the forested surroundings. 

The terrace provides a quiet place to enjoy the forested surroundings. 

The bright, white eat-in kitchen features Leicht cabinetry, Miele appliances, and quartz countertops. 

The bright, white eat-in kitchen features Leicht cabinetry, Miele appliances, and quartz countertops. 

Floor-to-ceiling windows take in expansive forest views. 

Floor-to-ceiling windows take in expansive forest views. 

A circular fireplace takes center stage in the living room.

A circular fireplace takes center stage in the living room.

The master suite is located in a corner of the home and features floor-to-ceiling glass windows.

The master suite is located in a corner of the home and features floor-to-ceiling glass windows.

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Eastvold Classic Credenza
Eastvold Classic Credenza
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Caine Sofa
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Cocoon Aeris Black Hanging Fireplace
Cocoon Aeris Black Hanging Fireplace
The Cocoon Aeris Black fireplace features and elegant, minimal design that achieves maximum effect of warming up the space.
The serene master bath has dual sinks, a Japanese soaking tub, and a steam shower.

The serene master bath has dual sinks, a Japanese soaking tub, and a steam shower.

The 20-foot-long domed atrium is flooded with natural light. 

The 20-foot-long domed atrium is flooded with natural light. 

A spiral staircase leads to the lower level.

A spiral staircase leads to the lower level.

The beautifully landscaped front yard of 9 Tallwoods Road.

The beautifully landscaped front yard of 9 Tallwoods Road.

 9 Tallwoods Road is currently listed for $1,995,000 by Kymie A. Cooksie of Houlihan Lawrence. 

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