Ron and Cheryl Howard are selling their Greenwich, Connecticut mansion for $27.5 million. Oscar-winner Ron Howard and his family called the Lakefront Compound with breathtaking lake views home for the past two decades. Now that kids have grown, the couple is moving to a different home. The 32 acre property is just an hour’s drive from NYC and located in Conyers Farm, a sleepy hamlet located between Greenwich and another sleepy hamlet Armonk in Westchester, New York.
The shingle-style mansion with 17,200 square feet of living space features 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and 4 half baths. Interior highlights include a two-story library, indoor saltwater pool, gym, and yoga studio. Befitting an Oscar-winning actor, director and producer home has a 14-seat movie theater. The splendid property also boasts a 2,500 square feet guest house with two bedrooms, an indoor regulation size tennis court, and basketball half court.
For those who love outdoors, impressive property offer great views of the lake and natural trails for walks. Other highlights include an observatory silo with Meade telescope, barns, paddocks, ivy-draped stone head house and greenhouse plus formal rose, boxwood and organic gardens.
About the Lakefront Compound Ron Howard, said “We moved 3,000 miles away from the hub of Los Angeles, to raise our family here. Whether we’re watching films in our theater, walking the trails throughout our property, star gazing in our observatory, or just relaxing with friends and loved ones by the lake, Cheryl and I feel we’ve accomplished the goals we set when we began work on this place.”
According to one of Howard’s listed agents, Tamar Lurie, Howards these days spend most of their time in California, only visiting Greenwich for holidays and other special occasions.