1920s Colonial Elegance with a Heated Pool in Fairfield Conn.
This stylish 1920’s Dutch Colonial was built in the grand era of Gershwin & Gatsby, of Lindbergh and Coolidge. It sits high on a level lot that runs back to a gorgeous in ground pool. The house features 9 foot ceilings, hardwood floors, French Doors from the Front Hall to the elegant Foyer and from the Living Room with its wood burning Fireplace to the all season Sunroom with yet another Fireplace. Period details that include stained glass, sunburst (front door) and diamond patterned windows, handcrafted built-ins and crown moldings are all perfectly preserved and waiting for you to enjoy. The farmhouse style eat-in kitchen features modern appliances and tall glass-door cabinets. Four Bedrooms on the 2nd floor and a 5th Bedroom upstairs on the 3rd Floor. The finished Lower Level playroom also has a built in bar area, perfect for parties! Laundry room with Washer and Dryer is on the Main Level. The spacious Bluestone Patio at the rear of the house offers plenty of space for grilling and dining al fresco, there’s also a handsome stone fireplace with a big outdoor seating area. Thermopane windows, New Roof - 2014, Complete Exterior Paint - 2019... some of the many reasons you’ll love this beautiful home! 2.5 Miles to Lake Mohegan Recreation Area, 10 mins to Fairfield’s Beaches, 6 minutes to Fairfield Metro RR, 1.4 Miles to Groceries/Shopping.
Live the Lake Life!
Dreaming of living on the Lake? Here's the opportunity you've been waiting for! Unique, lakefront home set on a hill with gorgeous four-season views. A classic 1968 "Deck House", with signature walls of glass on two levels showing off the extraordinary surroundings. An open floor plan with bold roof lines and disciplined geometry create a unique yet timeless design. This contemporary home creates a space of relaxed elegance. With a little TLC, this home with over 300 ft of private lake frontage property will be your spectacular “dream come true”.
Top Deck: Open plan Living Room, Dining Room Eat-In Kitchen, Master Bedroom Suite, Two Additional Bedrooms and another Full Bath. Lower Deck: Big Family Room (Currently Photographers Studio) and additional Full Bath. Two Car Garage. Lower Level Laundry Room, Separate Side Entrance for Professional Office, Large Parking Area, 150' Setback from the Road, Zoned for In Law Apartment.
Feel like you’re on vacation all year; paddleboard, boating, fishing and swimming in the Summer and skating and hockey in the Winter. The homes in this part of Lake Hills sit on larger lots (this one is .68 acres) offering more privacy and room to play. Keep an eye out for the family of bald eagles who recently made a comeback and can be seen soaring nearby!
Sunlit in Saugatuck, a Block From the Water
Sunlit Contemporary at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in beautiful Saugatuck Shores! Vaulted ceilings, two story windows & yes, water-views! Perfect weekend retreat or year ‘round coastal living. The current owners have done all the updates for you, just bring your kayak or paddleboard and flip flops! Balconies off both Main and Upper Levels are places you’ll enjoy your morning coffee or evening glass of wine while breathing in the salty air.
This home has 2 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths plus a Loft Office Space up the Spiral Staircase with a balcony overlooking the double height Living Room & Wood Burning Fireplace.
Improvements include; new Kitchen and Bathrooms, replaced/re-finished all floors, all new siding and decking, low maintenance brick patio with built in grill, new A/C, CT Basement System Sump with back up battery and more.
Easy Commute, just two miles to Westport Trains and Highway. Close to Downtown Shopping and a myriad of amazing Restaurants.
Mid Century Modern Style with Amazing Views
This stunning, modern beauty is located in one of Wilton’s most sought after neighborhoods and sits in a prime location with gorgeous Easterly vistas at all times of year.
A private paradise of your own awaits you in the terraced backyard with a heated salt-water swimming pool and 1,000 sq. ft of flagstone patio. Lush and diverse plantings and trees are tastefully highlighted at night by tranquil, landscape lighting. Just wait until you see this yard in Spring... It'lll knock your socks off!
Note the Zen aesthetic that greets you as you approach the vivid blue front door. The edgy yet elegant Rocky Mountain hardware by Lenny Kravitz makes a bold statement. The original owner, Bern Dibner, was a highly respected engineer, inventor and philanthropist. Dibner had this home custom built to commercial grade standards for him and his family. His love for the Oriental style is truly evident in this visually balanced and appealing home, with features like open spaces and walls of glass that provide uninterrupted panoramic views …a place you’ll yearn to come home to and enjoy relaxing within.
Renovated thoroughly in 2016 using the finest materials but respecting the original character, the home has now entered a new realm. The signature St Charles Cabinets in the new kitchen remain, as do the luxury Arcadia windows, but the rest of the house has been updated to include gorgeous new walnut floors throughout, all new contemporary bathrooms with chic, Mod fixtures, Arteriors lights, WAC recessed architectural lighting & walnut bookcases. The layering of textures and colors is a visual delight; metallic wallpapers and gold Emtek hardware are Mid Century cool yet timeless in their beauty and appeal. This home is also smart and features a Lutron radio total home control system allowing you to program and control lighting, heat/AC, blinds and more via your smartphone.
The Master Suite features a Full Bath with a floor to ceiling glass shower enclosure, complete with a rainfall shower head, steam option, double vanity and walk-out to a private balcony deck.
The Lower Level has a fun vibe and is a great place to entertain! A wood burning fireplace for the Winter and walk out sliders that lead to the patio and pool area in the Summertime. There’s also a fourth Bedroom with Full Bath…a great guest quarters or In-Law Suite
The all new commercial sized mechanicals and 800 amp electrical also run off a Generac auto switch while home back up generator with mobile link remote monitor. Heated 2 Car Garage. Enter the Virtual Tour and click on the pins to find out more about all the amazing lights, hardware and other beautiful things that come with this very unique home.
Updates & Renovations - 2016
New Custom Walnut Bookcases New floor - Imported Walnut Wood New WAC recessed lighting
New Arteriors Chandelier
Master Bath - Dressing Room
Updated bath - new shower, vanity, toilet area, steam shower with heated floor. New Floors- Imported Walnut Wood
New WAC recessed lighting
New sconces and chandelier
Automated Lighting inside closet
Lighted Mirrors in All Showers Upstairs
Updated bath – new tile, new shower, vanity, toilet area, Jacuzzi tub, heated floor, exhaust
New floor- Imported Walnut wood
New lighting -new WAC recessed lighting, chandelier, sconces bath, automated lighting inside closet
New Paint - New floor- Imported Walnut wood
Updated bath - new tile, new shower, vanity, toilet area, heated floors, exhaust
New lighting new WAC recessed lighting, chandelier, sconces bath Lighting inside closet
New Emtek Hardware - knobs and hinges throughout the main floor of the house
New front door, Custom Crafted and Sized from West Coast
Front door hardware and knocker - Bronze, Lenny Kravitz for Rocky Mountain Hardware New WAC recessed lighting
Film /frost front window
New Floors, Imported Walnut Wood, New Paint Stripped & stained woodwork
New floors - Imported Walnut Wood, New custom Walnut bookcases, New WAC recessed lighting Book-matched Granite fireplace surround & New Paint
New Floors- Imported Walnut Wood Refinished bar nook
New Arteriors chandelier and sconces New WAC recessed lighting
Lutron RadioRA whole house control with upgraded switches/plates Added additional outside spotlights, up-lighting in trees, pathway lights Motion sensor for interior garage lights
Install 2 floods at roofline over garage
Light inside entry closets (2) motion,
Timer light switch in Tool Room
Timer light switch in Shoe Room
Media cabinet light
Paint, New window shades
Jonathan Adler Lighting, Lutron Lighting
Lutron whole house surge protector
Auto switch whole house generator
New central vacuum system
New furnace, New air handlers
New radon for air
New radon for water
Modine heater in garage
Outside Extensive Landscaping
New pool heater Saltwater conversion on pool
Walk to Town, Train and Beaches!
Phenomenal Value in the Beach/Center of Town, 1919 Beauty ...1/2 Mile-Town/Train - Less than 1 Mile to Beaches - Central Air Conditioning - New Roof with transferable lifetime warranty - Master w Full Bath - Mudroom - New Washer/Dryer - Finished Lower Level - Hardwood Throughout - Walk-Up Attic Storage - Thermador Gas Range - Sunny Front Porch - Eat-in Kitchen - Outdoor Shower - Walk-In Closet - 1/2 Bath on Main Level - 200 amp Electric - 2015 New Hot Water Heater - Flue Cleaned (good through 2022)
Walk or bike to town, train & beaches from this exceptionally well maintained and beautifully updated 1917 Arts & Crafts influenced charmer. Hardwood floors throughout and wood trim accents blend perfectly with the current updates. The Eat-in-Kitchen features a Thermador Gas Range that is a joy to cook on. You'll also love the "Dacor" Double Oven and dark granite counters! Off the Kitchen, at the back entrance, there's a handy Mudroom area, a Half Bath and the new Electrolux full-size stackable laundry. At the front of the home, a sunny Enclosed Porch leads into the Family Room. Upstairs, the Master Suite features a walk-in closet and a surprisingly large Master Bathroom, updated with a classic looking clawfoot soaking tub and a glass-enclosed shower with subway tiled walls. The two additional Bedrooms on this floor share the Hall Full Bath with Glass and Tile Shower.
The Lower Level is a great kids hangout area and also has lots of dry storage (in addition to the walk-up attic!) The house is heated with Gas and Steam radiators (very comfortable heat!) and cooled centrally by newer units.
The back yard with stone patio features an outdoor shower, great for rinsing off sand after coming back from the beach or playing in the yard! (handy for mucky pups too!)
The current owners installed a new roof (which comes with a transferable Lifetime Warranty) in 2015.
Make an appointment to come see this classically styled and thoughtfully updated beauty today!