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63 Park Street

New Canaan, CT 06840
  • $3,495,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 55 Days
  • MLS #: 170540272
UPDATED: 43 min ago
$3,495,000
  • 3
    BEDS
  • 0.33
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 5,700
    SQFT
  • $613
    $/SQFT
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1836
County:
Area:

School Information

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Middle School:
High School:

Description

A rare opportunity to own one of New Canaan's most recognized and iconic properties. This Greek Revival house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and offers a history all its own. Originally home to the New Canaan Country School and then famed editor and publishing legend Maxwell Perkins who read and edited the manuscripts of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. The home was subsequently offices* and home to Richard Bergmann, renowned architect/landscape architect, who created the unique in-town gardens featured in multiple publications over the years including in the Smithsonian's Archives for American Gardens. The current owner has upgraded all the mechanicals and exposed original architectural details and wide plank floors. This majestic home is now waiting for the new owner to make it their own. * This property has been granted a special permit to be used as a business with up to 8 employees without the requirement that the owner be in residence, ---

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63 Park Street New Canaan, CT 06840

  • Price: $3,495,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 55 Days
  • Updated: 43 min ago
  • MLS #: 170540272
3
Beds
3
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.33
Acres
5,700
SQFT
$613
$/SQFT
1836
Built
County:
Fairfield
Area:
New Canaan
Elementary School:
South
Middle School:
Saxe Middle
High School:
New Canaan
Property Description
A rare opportunity to own one of New Canaan's most recognized and iconic properties. This Greek Revival house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and offers a history all its own. Originally home to the New Canaan Country School and then famed editor and publishing legend Maxwell Perkins who read and edited the manuscripts of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. The home was subsequently offices* and home to Richard Bergmann, renowned architect/landscape architect, who created the unique in-town gardens featured in multiple publications over the years including in the Smithsonian's Archives for American Gardens. The current owner has upgraded all the mechanicals and exposed original architectural details and wide plank floors. This majestic home is now waiting for the new owner to make it their own. * This property has been granted a special permit to be used as a business with up to 8 employees without the requirement that the owner be in residence, ---
Exterior Features

Color White Construction Description Frame Driveway Type None Exterior Features BalconyFrench DoorsGarden AreaGuttersLightingPorchSidewalkStone WallTerrace Exterior Siding Clapboard Foundation Type Stone Lot Description Corner Lot Roof Information Wood ShingleMetal Style Antique Waterfront Description Not Applicable

Interior Features

Appliances Included Electric CooktopWall OvenRefrigeratorFreezerDisposalCompactorWasherDryer Attic Description Finished Attic Yn Yes Basement Description Full With Walk-OutHeatedCooledInterior AccessWalk-OutLiveable Space Cooling System Central AirZoned Fireplaces Total 5 Heat Type Heat PumpHot AirZoned Hot Water Description PropaneTankless Hotwater Interior Features Open Floor PlanSecurity System Laundry Room Location 2nd Floor Rooms Other (Main Level) Other (Main Level) Library (Main Level) Other (Main Level) Living Room (Upper Level) Dining Room (Upper Level) Kitchen (Upper Level) Bedroom (Upper Level) Bedroom (Upper Level) Bedroom (Upper Level) Library (Lower Level) Other (Lower Level) Rooms Additional FoyerLaundry Room

Property Features

Bank Owned Property Yn No Direct Waterfront Yn No Energy Features GeneratorProgrammable Thermostat Flood Zone Yn No Fuel Tank Location In Ground Garage Parking Info Detached GarageBarn Heat Fuel Type Propane Hoa Yn No Home Warranty Offered Yn No New Construction Type No/Resale Possession Availability Negotiable Potential Short Sale Yn No Property Tax 27168 Radon Mitigation Air Ynu No Radon Mitigation Water Ynu No Sewage System Public Sewer Connected Sign Yn Yes Swimming Pool Yn No Water Source Public Water Connected Zoning Bres

Listing information © 2023 Smart MLS
Listing provided courtesy of Inger Stringfellow of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l: (203) 966-2633.


The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the SMARTMLS Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms, and is provided by SMARTMLS through a licensing agreement. Listing information is from various brokers who participate in the SMARTMLS IDX program and not all listings may be visible on the site. The property information being provided on or through the website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and such information may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale on the website may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold or are no longer being offered for sale. Property information displayed is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. Copyright 2023 SmartMLS, Inc. Data last updated: 2023-02-07T15:10:38.29.
 
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