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Single Family Home Sold

226 Poverty Hollow Road, Redding, CT

Listing History

27 Sep 2017 First listed $ 4,850,000
13 Jul 2018 Clo $ 1,995,000

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Sold on 11 Jul 2018 $ 1,995,000 See listingListing history
AreaSq feet
9,242 sq ft
10.01 acres
Year built
Colonial, Antique
3 garage spaces
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About the Home

This stunning country estate will be sold at Luxury AUCTION on June 9th, 2018 in cooperation with Platinum Luxury Auctions! Selling WITHOUT RESERVE! List price used here is FOR REFERENCE ONLY. Inquire for complete auction details. "Shelterfields" is the quintessential Connecticut country estate offering it's owner complete peace and privacy. No need to travel all the way to Litchfield County when everything you need is right here in bucolic Redding. The circa 1907 carriage house has been painstakingly restored and expanded to now over 9,000 square feet with 6 bedrooms and 6 full bath and 3 half baths. The 10 acre property is exquisite with something for everyone - beautiful pool and pool house, tennis court, rolling fields, gardens and greenhouse, large pond, all bordered by protected land and the Aspetuck River. Truly one of the finest country properties available in Fairfield County.

Interior Details

Livable Area

  • Total area 9,242 sq feet
  • Above grade 8,522 sq feet
  • Below grade 720 sq feet


  • Bedroooms 6
  • Full bathrooms 7
  • Half bathrooms 1


  • Fireplaces 5
  • Heating system Hot Air, Radiant, Zoned
  • Heat fuel type Natural Gas
  • Fuel tank location In Basement


  • Central Air
  • Zoned


  • Cook Top
  • Wall Oven
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher


  • Crawl Space
  • Partially Finished
  • Interior Access
  • Storage

Construction Details

Type and Style

  • Home type single family
  • Architectural style Colonial, Antique


  • Year built 1907
  • New construction No/Resale

Construction Info

  • Construction Frame, Stone, Concrete
  • Exterior Siding Wood
  • Foundation Concrete, Stone
  • Roof Wood Shingle

Property Details

Parking and Garage

  • Garage spaces 3
  • Attached Garage

Swimming Pool

  • YES
  • Pool House
  • In Ground Pool
  • Heated
  • Gunite


  • Golf Course
  • Library
  • Park
  • Tennis Courts


  • Direct Waterfront
  • Pond
  • Access
  • River

Lot Details

  • Lot surface 10.01 acres
  • Description Some Wetlands, Corner Lot, Level Lot, Lightly Wooded
  • Zoning R-2

Exterior Features

  • Balcony
  • Barn
  • French Doors
  • Lighting
  • Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Underground Sprinkler


  • Water Private Well
  • Sewage system Septic

HOA and Financial Info

  • Current price $ 1,995,000
  • Tax amount $ 53,494
  • Tax year July 2017-June 2018
  • Financing used Assumed Conventional

MLS Details

  • MLS ID 170013876
  • Listing date on 27 Sep 2017
  • Status Closed
Courtesy of William Raveis Real Estate

Local Information


Five Points

A small neighborhood, this area is located close to Putnam Memorial Park, Huntington State Park, and The Redding Country Club.

This home is 198% above the neighbourhood's $ 669K avg price
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Redding Ridge

This beautiful neighborhood features Huntington State Park, which is perfect for a day of hiking or canoeing.

This home is 201% above the neighbourhood's $ 663K avg price
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Redding, CT

Rated as one of the best small towns to live in, this town is known for its parks and gardens, and also boasts many historic buildings and homes.

This home is 176% above the town's $ 722K 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 256% above the county's $ 560K avg price
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