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Single Family Home Sold

834 Valley Road, New Canaan, CT

Listing History


12 Dec 2018 First listed $ 895,000
10 Dec 2019 Sold $ 720,000

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BedroomsBeds
3
BathroomsBaths
4
AreaSq feet
2,310 sq ft
LotAcres
2.15 acres
Year built
1900
Style
Colonial, Cottage
Parking
2 garage spaces
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About the Home

Situated on a private lane off scenic Valley Road, this captivating property offers an enviable combination of historic charm with the conveniences of modern updates including a new kitchen and updated bathrooms. The covered Ipe front porch is a welcoming entrance and the perfect spot to enjoy the gardens from rocking chairs. Bright and cheerful, the crisp white kitchen has granite countertops + marble tile backsplash, farmhouse sink, SS appliances, gas stove, wine refridge, hardwood floors, a generous center island, a dining area surrounded by windows, a warm fireplace and sliders to the terrace. The L-shaped living room/family room/dining room has its own fireplace, built-in shelving, white wainscoting and sliders to the terrace and lush grounds beyond. Three bedrooms up including the master with a full bathroom and closets, two additional bedrooms, a full bathroom and laundry room complete the second floor. A possible 4th bedroom/playroom with a full bathroom is on the lower level, could be used for an au-pair / in-law setup. Two sheds, a 2 car attached garage, a playground… all this only 3 miles from the train and hubbub of downtown New Canaan. This Charismatic Colonial Cottage is a perfect retreat from NYC or a wonderful year-round abode.

Interior Details

Livable Area

  • Total area 2,310 sq feet
  • Above grade 2,060 sq feet
  • Below grade 250 sq feet

Rooms

  • Bedroooms 3
  • Full bathrooms 4
  • Half bathrooms 1

Heating

  • Fireplaces 2
  • Heating system Baseboard
  • Heat fuel type Oil
  • Fuel tank location above ground

Cooling

  • Central air

Appliances

  • Gas cooktop
  • Oven/range
  • Microwave
  • Range hood
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer
  • Electric dryer
  • Wine chiller

Basement

  • Full
  • Fully finished
  • Liveable space
  • Storage

Laundry

  • Upper level

Construction Details

Type and Style

  • Home type single family
  • Architectural style Colonial, Cottage

Condition

  • Year built 1900
  • New construction no

Construction Info

  • Exterior Shingle, Wood
  • Foundation Block, Concrete
  • Roof Asphalt shingle

Property Details

Parking and Garage

  • Garage spaces 2
  • Attached garage

Swimming Pool

  • NO

Waterfront

  • No direct waterfront
  • Bro

Lot Details

  • Lot surface 2.15 acres
  • Description Lightly wooded
  • Zoning 200

Driveway

  • Paved

Exterior Features

  • Covered deck
  • Garden area
  • Lighting
  • Porch
  • Shed

Utilities

  • Water Private well
  • Sewage system Septic

HOA and Financial Info

  • Current price $ 720,000
  • Tax amount $ 10,087
  • Tax year July 2019-June 2020
  • Financing used conventional fixed

MLS Details

  • MLS ID 170149461
  • Listing date on 12 Dec 2018
  • Status sold
Courtesy of Higgins Group Real Estate

Local Information

Neighborhood

Bald Hill

This historic area of town features a variety of homes and close proximity to the town center.

This home is 62% below the neighbourhood's $ 1.87M avg price
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Neighborhood

Smith Ridge Road - Canoe Hill Road

This quiet, residential neighborhood features many spacious homes.

This home is 47% below the neighbourhood's $ 1.35M avg price
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Town

New Canaan, CT

With its vibrant Main Street, this charming town boasts many luxury homes. Rated one of the best places to live in Connecticut, it features an easy commute into New York City.

This home is 52% below the town's $ 1.50M 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 24% above the county's $ 579K avg price
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