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8 Takken Kill Road

A private retreat whose 4 acres is in effect many times enlarged by the Shaker Bay HOA Nature Preserve on the north and east sides.
8 Takken Kill Road
8 Takken Kill Road

The above picture shows the east ravine.

Left picture shows the T8 entry from the turn around.

Plot Plan for 8 Takken Kill Road

Plot Plan showing the Takken Kill Rd. turnaround, elevation lines in 2' increments, property boundries, driveway, house position and utility connections. (Public road, water, sewer, gas, cable and fiber optics.)

Sample sketch plans below show conventional option for site development. (The pictures on which it is based are available)

Front Elevation

Front elevation shows one of the options for a widow's walk railing. Large wall sized windows make the natural surroundings part of the indoor experience. Thin stone on chimney & foundation covering, cedar shingle or stone siding, roof can be metal, cedar or slate.

West Elevation

West elevation showing upstairs bedroom porch, main level back porch and entries to oversized garage.

8 Takken Kill Rd Model

3D Model gives a better representation of the unique parapet shed dormers.

Main Level Floor Plan

The main 2058 sq. ft. level of this versatile layout is suitable for a couple living and entertaining on one floor. It has a fully automatic elevator to the second floor and basement. By finishing more living space, as shown below in the walk out basement and second floor, the layout generously accommodates a family. The two story CENTER HALL entry has a Dutch door flanked by tall windows, coat closet and open staircase up and down. 25' LIVING ROOM has beamed ceiling, large fireplace, two 4' sliding doors open to the KITCHEN for gathering around meal preparation or separating the living room. 24' Kitchen has 8.5' center island, breakfast booth, hall pantries and a variety of options for work space patterns and appliances.

13' x 17' family sized formal DINING ROOM with beamed ceiling and window walls overlooking the East ravine can double as a conference room or a place to spread out work. Back hall area includes second level PORCH, Large LAUNDRY with chute from the second floor, HALF BATH and Fully automatic ELEVATOR to the basement and second floor. Main level MASTER BEDROOM SUITE includes adjoining OFFICE / NURSERY, two walk in closets. Bath with double vanity, shower, tub with optional Jacuzzi and electric floor heat.

Second Floor Plan

SECOND FLOOR has large open to below hall with open staircase and automatic elevator, TWO MASTER BEDROOM SUITES with walk in closets, porches, and full baths.

Basement Floor Plan

Optional configuration for WALK OUT BASEMENT has FOURTH BEDROOM SUITE, theatre, game room etc. OVERSIZED 2 CAR GARAGE with area for workshop, equipment parking etc. Ramp allows for grocery push cart to elevator refrigerator etc.


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