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Condo Home For Sale in Wilton CT 06897.  house near river side waterfront with swimming pool and 1 car garage.

Condo Home For Sale

48 Village Walk, Wilton CT
$ 249,000 listed on 11 Jan 2019
  • 1 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 821 Sqft
  • Built in 1982
  • House
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Condo Home For Sale in Wilton CT 06897.  townhouse near waterfront with 1 car garage.

Condo Home For Sale

56 Glen View, Wilton CT
$ 425,000 listed on 10 Jan 2019
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,320 Sqft
  • Built in 1985
  • Townhouse
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Single Family Home For Sale in Wilton CT 06897. Colonial house near waterfront with 2 car garage.

Single Family Home For Sale

74 Old Driftway, Wilton CT
$ 749,000 listed on 8 Dec 2018
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2.01 Acres
  • 3,400 Sqft
  • Built in 1968
  • Colonial House
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Single Family Home Sold in Wilton CT 06897. Colonial house near waterfront with 2 car garage.

Single Family Home Sold

39 Cider Mill Place, Wilton CT
$ 925,000 sold on 6 Dec 2018
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 2.01 Acres
  • 4,352 Sqft
  • Built in 1986
  • Colonial House
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Condo Home Sold in Wilton CT 06897.  townhouse near waterfront with swimming pool and 1 car garage.

Condo Home Sold

105 Glen Side, Wilton CT
$ 330,000 sold on 19 Nov 2018
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,255 Sqft
  • Built in 1985
  • Townhouse
(Courtesy of SmartMLS)
Single Family Home Sold in Wilton CT 06897. Ranch house near waterfront with 1 car garage.

Single Family Home Sold

9 Oak Ledge Lane, Wilton CT
$ 489,000 sold on 22 Oct 2018
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1.58 Acres
  • 2,246 Sqft
  • Built in 1957
  • Ranch House
(Courtesy of SmartMLS)
Condo Home Sold in Wilton CT 06897.  townhouse near waterfront with swimming pool and 1 car garage.

Condo Home Sold

12 Glen Ridge, Wilton CT
$ 378,000 sold on 19 Oct 2018
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,394 Sqft
  • Built in 1984
  • Townhouse
(Courtesy of SmartMLS)
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Lifestyle and Community

While there really was no town center before the railroad was built in 1852, one of the main centers of activity in early 18th century Wilton was at the intersection of Ridgefield Road, Belden Hill Road, and Lovers Lane - where the Congregational Church and Town Hall were located. The church was rebuilt twice, and the current building on site was built in 1790 and is the oldest church in Fairfield County. Rather than congregated in one area of town, many stores in early Wilton were spread out throughout the town.

William A. Sturges was responsible for much of the early development of Wilton’s town center. In 1863, Sturges opened a store at 77 Old Ridgefield Road, which stayed in the same location for over 100 years.

In the 1920s and 1930s, the citizens of Wilton began to come together as a town. Despite the Great Depression during this time, it was one of the most important decades for the development of the town. There were big changes in the town and Wilton began to lose its farm town image.

Business and farm owners formed a fire department and in 1928, the Wilton Association formed with a focus on civil improvements. The town of Wilton gained more residents in the 1930s, with 700 more residents, resulting in over 200 more houses. Additionally, more businesses came to the center, some of which are still operating in Wilton today, such as the Village Market.

The 100-year town hall was outdated and citizens felt it could no longer serve the needs of the growing town. The new town hall was built on Danbury Road and dedicated on Valentine’s Day 1931, where the town opera stars, Mario Chamlee and Ruth Miller, sang.

In addition as being a safe space to keep tax and land records, as well as hold town meetings, the new, large Town Hall became the spot for large dances and musical performances. The hall also served as a courtroom until 1961, when the justice system was revised.

Meanwhile, Old Town Hall was deteriorating until the Wilton Garden Club offered to adopt it, and was given a four-year lease, which eventually turned into a ten year lease. They have done such a good job that they still maintain it today.

Many major changes occurred in the Wilton town center from 1945 to 1970. There were many new buildings added, including the Piersall Building, Post Office Square, and the new Village Market.

The town center today offers a variety of restaurants and shops, which are perfect for an afternoon or evening stop. Scoops of Wilton offers old fashioned ice cream and a large assortment of candy, which is fun for all ages.

Near to center is Merwin Meadows, which features a large pond and playground for everyone to enjoy. The Norwalk River Valley Trail is close to the Wilton Center and is the perfect place to walk or jog.

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Map of Wilton Center, Wilton CT

Town & County

Wilton, CT

With high ranking schools, easy commute to Manhattan, and a variety of recreational activities, this town is a great place to live.

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This home is 25% below the town's $ 1.00M avg price
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Fairfield County

Fairfield County is one of the wealthiest communities in Connecticut. Contact Dagny's Real Estate if you are looking to buy a home in Fairfield County CT.

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Home Styles in Neighborhood

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  • 1 Waterfront
  • 1 Mansion
  • 16 New Construct.

home types

  • 11 Single Family
  • 5 Condos
  • home styles

  • 3 Townhouse
  • 1 Contemporary
  • 9 Colonial
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    1973average
    year built

    3,176average
    sq feet

    1.85average
    acres

    Market Trends

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    Sales Statistics

    166 Avg. Days on Market
    $ 12.1M Dollars on Market
    95% Sale / List Ratio

    Price Statistics

    • Highest Price $1,399,000
    • Median Price $757,000
    • Average Price $753,368
    • Lowest Price $249,000

    Price Breakdown

    Year Built Statistics

    • Newest 2015
    • Median Year 1983
    • Average Year 1973
    • Oldest 1929

    Year Built Breakdown

    Surface Statistics

    • Most Sq. Feet 6,999
    • Average Sq. Feet 3,176
    • Median Sq. Feet 3,120
    • Least Sq. Feet 821

    Sq. Feet Breakdown

    Acreage Statistics

    • Most Acres 5.80
    • Average Acreage 1.85
    • Median Acreage 1.51
    • Least Acres 0.40

    Acreage Breakdown