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Single Family Home Sold

216 John Street, Greenwich, CT

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sold on 2 Jul 2018 $ 7,000,000 See listingListing history
BedroomsBeds
9
BathroomsBaths
7
AreaSq feet
5,153 sq ft
LotAcres
43 acres
Year built
1735
Style
Colonial
Parking
1 garage spaces
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About the Home

Bydale is a breathtaking 43 acre estate which has been cherished by the same family for nearly a century. The magical setting encompasses frontage on Richmond Hill, John St and Bedford Road. Dating to 1735, an incredibly charming 9 bedroom main house abounds with old world charm. The handsome colonial boasts 5 FPs and wide plank floors with lovely formal rooms. The expansive property features 2 ponds, 2 swimming pools and a clay tennis court. Numerous out buildings incl a guest house where George Gershwin reportedly composed parts of “An American In Paris,” a second guest house, caretaker’s cottage and a barn with office and 3 room apt. The 43 acres are being offered as one parcel, with an approved 8 lot subdivision. Truly an unparalleled opportunity to own a piece of Greenwich history.

Interior Details

Livable Area

  • Total area 5,153 sq feet
  • Above grade 5,153 sq feet
  • Below grade 0 sq feet

Rooms

  • Bedroooms 9
  • Full bathrooms 7
  • Half bathrooms 1

Other Rooms

  • Laundry room

Heating

  • Fireplaces 3
  • Heating system Hot water
  • Heat fuel type Oil

Cooling

  • Central air

Appliances

  • Cook top
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer
  • Dryer

Attic

  • YES

Basement

  • Unfinished

Construction Details

Type and Style

  • Home type single family
  • Architectural style Colonial

Condition

  • Year built 1735
  • New construction no

Construction Info

  • Exterior Shingle
  • Foundation Concrete
  • Roof Slate

Property Details

Parking and Garage

  • Garage spaces 1
  • Detached garage

Swimming Pool

  • YES

Waterfront

  • No direct waterfront
  • Na

Lot Details

  • Lot surface 43 acres
  • Description Level lot
  • Zoning RA-4

Utilities

  • Water Private well
  • Sewage system Septic

HOA and Financial Info

  • Current price $ 7,000,000
  • Tax amount $ 70,449
  • Tax year July 2017-June 2018
  • Financing used withheld

MLS Details

  • MLS ID 170015470
  • Listing date on 15 Sep 2017
  • Status sold
Courtesy of Houlihan/Lawrence

Local Information

Neighborhood

Round Hill

This beautiful neighborhood is home to the exclusive Round Hill Club, where members can play golf.

This home is 150% above the neighbourhood's $ 2.80M avg price
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Town

Greenwich, CT

With its luxury homes and waterfront properties, this town also has an excellent education system and a variety of things to do.

This home is 250% above the town's $ 2.00M avg price
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County

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 1173% above the county's $ 550K avg price
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