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Single Family Home Sold

23 Fox Hill Lane, Darien, CT

Listing History

8 Feb 2018 First listed $ 4,950,000
30 Dec 2020 Clo $ 3,410,000

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Sold on 21 May 2020 $ 3,410,000 See listingListing history
AreaSq feet
7,400 sq ft
2.23 acres
Year built
Colonial, Chateau
3 garage spaces
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About the Home

This celebrated house located high on a hill at the end of a popular cul-de-sac was built in 1850 as a 3-room hunting lodge. Many renovations and modern touches later, the home has been transformed into a 5 bedroom beauty that incorporates the charm of the hunting lodge. Enter into an open stone floor foyer surrounded by windows to the original living room with huge fireplace. The back porch was walled in to create a 4-season piano nook. Possibly the most striking room in the home is the formal dining room with stone fireplace, built-ins, paneled walls and custom millwork on the ceiling. Go through an ultra deluxe butler’s pantry to the high-end kitchen with island that is open to the vaulted family room and eating area. A bonus room and ensuite guest room sit over the 3-car garage. While some may favor the first floor master suite with huge dressing room/closet, marble bath and sitting area, or the castle-like wine cellar, everyone will fall in love with the outdoor paradise. A glorious pool is the center of attention with its many entertaining decks, hot tub and 52ft waterslide swirling it's way down to the pool. The pool house mimics the architecture of the house and includes a living room, kitchen, full bath with its own entrance and outdoor grill area. 1850’s character shines in this one-of-a-kind offering.

Interior Details

Livable Area

  • Total area 7,400 sq feet
  • Above grade 6,800 sq feet
  • Below grade 600 sq feet


  • Bedroooms 5
  • Full bathrooms 7
  • Half bathrooms 2

Other Rooms

  • Laundry Room
  • Mud Room
  • Sitting Room


  • Fireplaces 3
  • Heating system Hot Water
  • Heat fuel type Oil
  • Fuel tank location In Basement


  • Central Air

Interior Features

  • Auto Garage Door Opener
  • Cable - Available
  • Security System


  • Oven/Range
  • Wall Oven
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • wine chiller


  • Full
  • Partially Finished
  • Heated
  • Walk-out


  • Lower Level
  • Main Level

Construction Details

Type and Style

  • Home type single family
  • Architectural style Colonial, Chateau


  • Year built 1850
  • New construction No/Resale

Construction Info

  • Construction Stone, Block
  • Exterior Siding Stone
  • Foundation Concrete
  • Roof Slate

Property Details

Parking and Garage

  • Garage spaces 3
  • Attached Garage

Swimming Pool

  • YES
  • Pool House
  • In Ground Pool
  • Spa
  • Heated
  • Slide
  • Safety Fence
  • Gunite


  • Not Applicable

Lot Details

  • Lot surface 2.23 acres
  • Description On Cul-De-Sac, Dry, Secluded, Level Lot, Rolling, Professionally Landscaped
  • Zoning R2


  • Private
  • Paved

Exterior Features

  • Deck
  • French Doors
  • Garden Area
  • Grill
  • Guest House
  • Hot Tub
  • Lighting
  • Terrace
  • Underground Sprinkler


  • Water Public Water Connected
  • Sewage system Public Sewer Connected

HOA and Financial Info

  • Current price $ 3,410,000
  • Tax amount $ 41,739
  • Tax year July 2018-June 2019
  • Financing used Private

MLS Details

  • MLS ID 170050443
  • Listing date on 8 Feb 2018
  • Status Closed
Courtesy of Halstead Real Estate

Local Information


Darien, CT

This town not only offers gorgeous waterfront properties, but also excellent schools and an easy commute into Manhattan.

This home is 101% above the town's $ 1.70M 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.

This home is 558% above the county's $ 518K avg price
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