870 Pequot Avenue $2,750,000

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    870 Pequot Avenue Fairfield, CT 06890

    • 5 Beds
    • 5 Baths
    • 4,977 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 170402121
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    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!

    • General Features
      • Acres 3.44
      • Bank Owned Property Y/N 0
      • County Or Parish Fairfield
      • Neighborhood Southport
      • Property Tax $34,731
      • Sq Ft Total 4,977
      • Style Colonial,Victorian
      • Year Built 1848
      • Zoning R3
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Included Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer
      • Attic Description Storage Space
      • Basement Description Crawl Space
      • Baths Full 4
      • Baths Half 1
      • Construction Description Frame
      • Cooling System Central Air
      • Exterior Features Cabana, Garden Area, Gutters, Lighting, Porch-Enclosed, Terrace
      • Exterior Siding Wood
      • Heat Fuel Type Natural Gas
      • Heat Type Zoned
      • Interior Features Cable - Available
      • Pool Description In Ground Pool,Gunite
      • Room Count 13
      • Room s Total 10
      • Swimming Pool Y/N 1
    • Property Features
      • Direct Waterfront Y/N 0
      • Driveway Type Private,Shared,Circular,Crushed Stone
      • Garage Parking Info Detached Garage, Unpaved, Off Street Parking
      • Lot Description Some Wetlands, Level Lot
      • Sewage System Public Sewer Connected
      • Water Source Public Water Connected
      • Waterfront Description View
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Mill Hill
      • Middle Jr High School Roger Ludlowe
      • High School Fairfield Ludlowe

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    06890 (Fairfield) Demographics

    48 Median Age
    1,420 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    81% College Educated
    $196,379 Estimated Median Income
    1,397 Estimated Total Home Owners
    215 Estimated Total Renters
    87% / 13% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    4,322 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $859,000 Median Sales Price
    7 Homes Sold
    3 New On Market

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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,750,000
        9/8/2021 4:04:17 PM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,750,000 -6.78%
        6/14/2021 1:49:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,950,000

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