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Address
78 Sherwood Road Ridgefield, CT
Price
$ 699,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#170171160
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyFAIRFIELD
  • CityRidgefield
  • Zip06877
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1918
  • Taxes15292
  • Price$ 699,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5187
  • Lot Size1 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Neumann Real Estate
Property Description

Originally constructed in 1918 as part of the estate of 19th century local luminary Seth Low Pierrepont, this charming converted stone carriage house is like no other property in Ridgefield. Organized around a vast great room w/ two working fireplaces & a row of windows—as well as architectural details including built-ins & ornamental columns—this home offers more than 5,000 sq. ft of interior space. Guests are welcomed by a double-height entry foyer w/ marble floor. The kitchen, renovated in 2015 to suit the specs of a demanding chef, includes 48” six-burner gas range built into original FP surround. two ovens, Sub-Zero Ref, marble floors & counters, & built-in eating area. Fam. Rm. w/ 20’ cathedral ceiling features mirroring pairs of French doors, beautiful marble floor, FP & dry bar built into a stone alcove. Sprawling exterior deck bordered by ivy-covered stone retaining wall perfect for entertaining in warm weather. Upstairs, dramatic, long hallway opens up to the four BR’s and study. Spacious MBR w/ an ornamental FP, twin dressing areas, and bath. The property includes a two-car attached garage w/ stone walls, plus an outbuilding with conversion potential that once contained a cistern. The property sits across from the Sherwood Refuge nature preserve. The mechanicals underwent a complete upgrade in 2013, including an elaborate water system, 400 amp electrical upgrade, new oil tank, new HVAC, and new security and thermostat system. Ice House.New hot water heater in 2018

Elementary School Middle School High School
Barlow Mountain Elementary School Scotts Ridge Middle School Ridgefield High School
Price History
3/11/2019 Listed $869,900
4/8/2019 9% - $799,000
5/2/2019 7% - $749,000
5/25/2019 7% - $699,000

General Features

Elementary School Barlow Mountain
High School Ridgefield
Middle School/High School Scotts Ridge
Neighborhood N/A
New Construction Type No
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Active
Style Colonial
Tax Year July 2018-June 2019
Virtual Tour http://78sherwoodmls.cntlistings.com
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Year Built 1918
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning Residential

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas Cooktop, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher
Basement Description None
Beds Total 4
Cooling System Central Air, Zoned
Fireplaces Total 4
Fuel Tank Location Above Ground
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heat Fuel Type Oil
Heat Type Hot Air, Zoned
Hot Water Description Oil
Room Count 10
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 5187
Sq Ft Total 5187
Total Baths 3.00
Total Rooms 10

Exterior Features

Acres 1.0000
Driveway Type Paved
Exterior Features Deck, Patio
Foundation Slab
Garage Parking Info Attached Garage
Garages Number 2
Lot Description Level Lot, Treed
Roof Information Wood Shingle
Sewage System Septic
Siding Stone
Water Source Private Well
Waterfront Description Not Applicable

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Pets
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 06877

Price
AVG $1.23M
$700K
Taxes
AVG $955,608
$15,292
Visits
AVG 48
129
Year Built
AVG 1965
1918

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