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85 Old Post Road

Fairfield, CT 06824
  • $1,399,000
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 70 Days
  • MLS #: 24000442
Under Contract
UPDATED: 131 min ago
$1,399,000
  • 6
    BEDS
  • 0.92
    ACRES
  • 4
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1839
County:
Area:

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Description

The House on the hill on one of Fairfield most sought-after streets. The Italianate style home dates to 1839 and offers all the period finishing of this eloquent time. The main home has 3452 square feet of living space with five bedrooms, three full baths, large spacious rooms and 5 fireplaces with 2 surrounded in marble. The home flows beautifully with hardwood floors though out and 9ft ceiling on the main level, sun filled windows with trim that go from floor to ceiling. The living room with fireplace, leaded glass bookcases and exquisite cast moldings around the ceiling. The showcase in the family room is the marble fireplace and floor to ceiling windows. Enjoy memorable gatherings in the impressive dining room with elegant, raised panels and lovely built-ins with leaded glass doors. In the basement is the original Kitchen with cooking fireplace and smoker with large windows letting in natural light. The exterior of the home offers a front wrap-around porch to enjoy watching the seasons change over the expansive lawns. A second porch overlooks the backyard and garden. The exterior finishes are impressive with elaborate trims around the windows and doors and roof line. The carriage house offers a 3-room apartment with full bathroom and separate heating system and additional 775 sq. ft. of living space. This incredible property sits on .91 acres of land in a quarter acre zone. You are a short walk to the marina, beach, town, and train station for all your enjoyment.

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85 Old Post Road Fairfield, CT 06824

  • Price: $1,399,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 70 Days
  • Updated: 131 min ago
  • MLS #: 24000442
6
Beds
4
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.92
Acres
1839
Built
Neighborhood:
Beach
County:
Fairfield
Area:
Fairfield
Elementary School:
Roger Sherman
Middle School:
Roger Ludlowe
High School:
Fairfield Ludlowe
Property Description
The House on the hill on one of Fairfield most sought-after streets. The Italianate style home dates to 1839 and offers all the period finishing of this eloquent time. The main home has 3452 square feet of living space with five bedrooms, three full baths, large spacious rooms and 5 fireplaces with 2 surrounded in marble. The home flows beautifully with hardwood floors though out and 9ft ceiling on the main level, sun filled windows with trim that go from floor to ceiling. The living room with fireplace, leaded glass bookcases and exquisite cast moldings around the ceiling. The showcase in the family room is the marble fireplace and floor to ceiling windows. Enjoy memorable gatherings in the impressive dining room with elegant, raised panels and lovely built-ins with leaded glass doors. In the basement is the original Kitchen with cooking fireplace and smoker with large windows letting in natural light. The exterior of the home offers a front wrap-around porch to enjoy watching the seasons change over the expansive lawns. A second porch overlooks the backyard and garden. The exterior finishes are impressive with elaborate trims around the windows and doors and roof line. The carriage house offers a 3-room apartment with full bathroom and separate heating system and additional 775 sq. ft. of living space. This incredible property sits on .91 acres of land in a quarter acre zone. You are a short walk to the marina, beach, town, and train station for all your enjoyment.
Exterior Features

Color white Direct Waterfront YN No Driveway Type Gravel Exterior Features Porch-Wrap AroundPorchWrap Around DeckGuttersGuest House Exterior Siding Clapboard Garage And Parking Detached GarageDrivewayUnpaved Lot Description Corner LotSloping LotHistoric DistrictWater View Nearby Amenities Health ClubLibraryMedical FacilitiesParkPrivate School(s)Shopping/MallWalk to Bus Lines Parking Total Spaces 5 Roof Information Asphalt ShingleFlat Style ColonialAntique Swimming Pool YN No

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas RangeRefrigeratorDishwasherWasherGas Dryer Attic Description UnfinishedStorage SpaceFlooredWalk-up Attic YN Yes Basement Description FullUnfinishedStorageHatchway AccessFull With Hatchway Cooling System None Fireplaces Total 5 Heat Type RadiatorSteam In Law Access Second FloorOver Garage In Law Apartment Yes Interior Features Cable - Available Laundry Room Location On The second floor Rooms Primary Bedroom (Upper Level Full BathHardwood Floor) Bedroom (Upper Level Hardwood Floor) Bedroom (Upper Level Wall/Wall Carpet) Kitchen (Upper Level Hardwood Floor) Living Room (Upper Level Wall/Wall Carpet) Living Room (Main Level 9 ft+ CeilingsBook ShelvesFireplaceHardwood Floor) Dining Room (Main Level 9 ft+ CeilingsFireplaceHardwood Floor) Eat-In Kitchen (Main Level Eating Space) Bedroom (Upper Level Hardwood Floor) Bedroom (Upper Level FireplaceHardwood Floor) D Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 4227 Sq Ft Est Heated Below Grade 0 Sq Ft Total 4227 Total Rooms 13

Property Features

Agent Owner YN No Bank Owned Property No Elevation Certificate YN No Flood Zone YN Yes Foundation Type Stone Heat Fuel Type Natural Gas Home Owners Assocation No Home Warranty Offered YN No Hot Water Description 40 Gallon Tank New Construction Type No/Resale Potential Short Sale No Radon Mitigation Air YN No Radon Mitigation Water YN No Sewage System Public Sewer Connected Tax Year July 2023-June 2024 Water Source Public Water Connected Zoning A

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Listing provided courtesy of Tom Fitzpatrick of Coldwell Banker Realty: (203) 254-7100.


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 2024 SmartMLS, Inc. Data last updated: 2024-05-23T09:10:50.617.
 
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