Lifestyle & Homes for Sale in Wilton Center - Neighborhood in Wilton CT -

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Condo Home For Sale in Wilton CT 06897. Ranch house near waterfront with swimming pool.

Condo Home For Sale

84 Wilton Crest, Wilton CT
$ 139,000 listed on 8 Nov 2018
  • 0 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 485 Sqft
  • Built in 1974
  • Ranch House
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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

20 Fairfax Avenue, Wilton CT
$ 765,000 listed on 8 Nov 2018
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2.56 Acres
  • 2,352 Sqft
  • Built in 1992
  • Colonial House
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Condo Home For Sale in Wilton CT 06897.  townhouse near waterfront with swimming pool and 1 car garage.

Condo Home For Sale

13 Glen Ridge, Wilton CT
$ 375,000 listed on 26 Oct 2018
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,255 Sqft
  • Built in 1984
  • Townhouse
(Courtesy of SmartMLS)
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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
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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)
Condo Home Sold in Wilton CT 06897. Ranch house near waterfront with swimming pool.

Condo Home Sold

29 Village Walk, Wilton CT
$ 202,000 sold on 19 Oct 2018
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 698 Sqft
  • Built in 1973
  • 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

1 Glen Ridge, Wilton CT
$ 375,000 sold on 17 Oct 2018
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,129 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 22% below the town's $ 980K 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 Mansion
  • 21 New Construct.

home types

  • 14 Single Family
  • 7 Condos
  • home styles

  • 3 Townhouse
  • 1 Antique
  • 2 Contemporary
  • 9 Colonial
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    1968average
    year built

    3,239average
    sq feet

    1.95average
    acres

    Market Trends

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    Sales Statistics

    141 Avg. Days on Market
    $ 16.2M Dollars on Market
    97% Sale / List Ratio

    Price Statistics

    • Highest Price $1,399,000
    • Average Price $771,845
    • Median Price $765,000
    • Lowest Price $139,000

    Price Breakdown

    Year Built Statistics

    • Newest 2015
    • Median Year 1984
    • Average Year 1968
    • Oldest 1840

    Year Built Breakdown

    Surface Statistics

    • Most Sq. Feet 6,999
    • Median Sq. Feet 3,436
    • Average Sq. Feet 3,239
    • Least Sq. Feet 485

    Sq. Feet Breakdown

    Acreage Statistics

    • Most Acres 5.80
    • Median Acreage 2.01
    • Average Acreage 1.95
    • Least Acres 0.30

    Acreage Breakdown