Located on lovely Rowayton Avenue in Norwalk, Winthrop House offers some of the best condominiums in the entire Norwalk area. The four waterside units at Winthrop House were built with only the finest materials in 2006.
These three bedroom and two and one half bathroom homes are in the 3,000 square foot range and are perfect for anyone looking for a place with incredible views and exquisite craftsmanship in Norwalk.
The master suite has beautiful crown moldings in the bedroom, large windows that let sunlight pour in, as well as a custom ceiling. The attached full bathroom has an incredible tile floor, a custom standing shower, and a large soaking tub with windows to gaze out on the breathtaking view of the water.
The house emphasizes openness, with large windows in every room that beckon sunlight and air in. However, when it is necessary, central air conditioning and hot air will heat your home.
The kitchens are some of the best in the entire town. There are custom cabinets that accent the stainless steel appliances well. The refrigerator has been custom made to blend in with the cabinets as well. The island has a sink built in as well as beautiful countertops that make it perfect as an eat-in kitchen or to host get-togethers.
The hardwood floors continue throughout the house into the living room with its large windows and fireplace, perfect for relaxing weekends. The entire first floor has a deck that stretches around the home, reminiscent of southern-style homes.
The surrounding area is what really makes these units special. Located in affluent Fairfield County, Winthrop House is a close drive to downtown Westport, where you can shop at stores such as Brooks Brothers and Tiffany’s & Co. The Rowayton railroad station is only a short drive away and can grant you easy access to New York City in just over an hour. The Long Island Sound, which is great for fishing, boating, and all sorts of water activities, is right at your fingertips. No matter what you decide to do, Interstate 95 will take you wherever you wish to go. Winthrop House is truly one of the most luxurious and special locations in Fairfield County and all of Connecticut.
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Norwalk is a beautiful and lively city in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Found 45 miles from New York City, it is part of the greater New York Metropolitan area. The town has plenty of historic houses, which were once occupied by renowned writers and artists, sophisticated and wealthy communities, as well as many houses that face the calming waters of the Long Island Sound, providing incredible views. Norwalk is a town where everyone can find a lovely place to live, at affordable prices.
Norwalk was purchased in 1640, and chartered as a town in 1651. During the Revolutionary War, the town was almost completely destroyed by the British troops, with only six houses left standing. Oyster farming and the New York and New Haven Railroad that started operating through town, contributed to the town’s growth and development in the 19th century. Incorporated as the town it is today in 1913, Norwalk is nowadays one of the most livable cities in the United States.
Norwalk is one of those towns that give out a busy feel, but are extremely beautiful and often offer the peace and tranquility one needs amidst the daily activities. With two sandy beaches and several ponds, a variety of golf courses, tennis courts, and wonderful parks, the town offers residents a wealth of recreational opportunities. Norwalk is known for its Maritime Museum and Center, the annual Oyster Festival that always attracts large crowds, but also for the sophisticated shopping and eating district that is known as SoNo- South Norwalk business district.
This small city has strong manufacturing roots; in the 20th century, a major industry in Norwalk was the manufacturing of leather goods and materials for clothing. Many companies move their headquarters in Norwalk, as the city has a great transportation system and affordable work force. Some of the companies that can be found in Norwalk today are: Applera, ABB Inc., Pepperidge Farms, Xerox and more.
Norwalk has a much appreciated educational system and always provides top notch school programs. The town is beautiful, and its location on the Long Island Sound and close to New York City makes it a living choice for many people. The landscape of the city is constantly changing, many old buildings and houses are being torn down and replaced with new structures to fit modern lifestyles. Energetic, vibrant and sophisticated, the town of Norwalk is very welcoming and a wonderful place to live.