870 Pequot Avenue

Fairfield, CT, 06890

$2,500,000

$502 per ft²
$2,500,000
$502 per ft²
Under Contract
Under Contract
 - For Sale
beds
5 Beds
baths
5 Baths
carpenters-square
4,977 ft²
property_type
Residential
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Built 1848
Victorian carriage house situated on 3.44 acres epitomizes privacy in the heart of Southport Village. Complemented by lush, show-stopping gardens, this compound is truly enchanting. Entering through the front door one is delighted by a large scale, paneled living rm with a corner fireplace & French drs that open to a brick walled garden surrounding a sparkling POOL. An office with access to the garden & the dining room w/large framed windows over-look the back terrace & pool. The eat-in kitchen w/colorful Mediterranean-styled tiles connects to the family rm w/built-ins & two sets of original 54" double stable doors. Large 10' x 28' SCREEN PORCH is the perfect place to dine, read & rest after a swim. An ensuite guest bedroom is on the main level as well. Upstairs is a sizable master bedrm w/cathedral ceiling & connects to the 20' x 24' library w/flr-to-ceiling bookshelves & balcony w/views of the property(could be 5th bdrm). Down the hall sits 2 more identical bdrms & full bath. A wonderful LITTLE HOUSE complements the property offering a garden rm, full bath, workshop & 2 studios on the second level, ideal for a work-at-home space or perfect for guests. There is also an oversized GARAGE. Landscaped gardens feature an assortment of flowering shrubs, specimen trees, perennials, bulbs, clematis & ground cover...a gardiner's dream. Walking distance to beach, village center, harbor, library & train station. City SEWER, city water, NATURAL GAS & set off of Pequot Ave!
MLS® ID:
170402121
Listed:
6/14/21
Updated:
8/9/22

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer
Total Bedrooms
5
Full Bathrooms
4
Half Bathrooms
1
Interior Features
Cable - Available
Laundry Description
Main Level
Fireplace
1
Cooling
Central Air
Heating
Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
3.44 acres lot
Exterior Features
Cabana, Garden Area, Gutters, Lighting, Porch-Enclosed, Terrace
Architectural Style
Colonial, Victorian
Lot Details
Some Wetlands, Level Lot, Professionally Landscaped
Roof
Asphalt Shingle

School Information

High School
Fairfield Ludlowe
Middle/Jr High
Roger Ludlowe
Elementary School
Mill Hill

Other Property Details

Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
1
Parking
Detached Garage, Unpaved, Off Street Parking
View
N
County
Fairfield
Pool
Yes
Pool Description
In Ground Pool, Gunite
Zoning
R3

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
7/29/22
Under Contract
-
-
7/26/22
Active Under Contract
-
-
5/11/22
Price Change
$2,500,000
-4%
3/5/22
Price Change
$2,612,500
-5%

 

Courtesy of Amy Curry, Berkshire Hathaway NE Prop.

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