870 Pequot Avenue, Fairfield, Connecticut 06890

$2,750,000
5
BD
5
BA
4,977
SqFt
List Price
$2,750,000
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
170402121
Price Change
▼ $200,000 1631149230
Year Built
1848
Style
Colonial, Victorian
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
5
Acres
3.44
Living Area
4,977
Neighborhood
Southport

Property Description

This converted Victorian carriage house situated on 3.44 acres epitomizes privacy in the heart of Southport village. Complemented by lush, show-stopping gardens, this place is truly enchanting. Entering through the front door one is delighted by a large scale, paneled living room with a corner fireplace & French doors that open to a brick walled garden surrounding a sparkling swimming 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 room w/built-ins & two sets of original 54 inch 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 bedroom w/cathedral ceiling & connects to the 20' x 24' library w/floor-to-ceiling bookshelves & balcony w/views of the property(could be Bdrm 5). Down the hall sits two more identical bdrms & full bath. A separate and wonderful garden cottage complements the property offering a one-car garage w/garden rm, workshop, fbath & two studios on the second flr, ideal for a work-at-home space or perfect for guests. Landscaped gardens feature an assortment of flowering shrubs, specimen trees, perennials, bulbs, clematis, & ground covers...a gardener's dream. Walk to beach, village center, harbor, library & train station. City sewer, city water & gas heat! A Southport treasure!

Additional Information

Taxes
$34,731
Lot Size
149,846
Waterfront Desc
View
Interior Features
Cable - Available
Heating
Zoned
Fuel Type
Natural Gas
Cooling System Type
Central Air
Sewer
Public Sewer Connected
Water Source
Public Water Connected
Appliances
Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer
Fireplaces
1
Basement
Crawl Space
Exterior
Wood
Exterior Features
Cabana, Garden Area, Gutters, Lighting, Porch-Enclosed, Terrace
Pool Desc
In Ground Pool, Gunite
Garage Spaces
1
Elementary School
Mill Hill
Middle School
Roger Ludlowe
High School
Fairfield Ludlowe

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Listing courtesy of Amy W Curry from Berkshire Hathaway NE Prop.

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