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Single Family Home Sold

40 Shields Lane, Ridgefield, CT

Listing History


29 Apr 2017 First listed $ 739,000
19 Jun 2018 Clo $ 585,000

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Sold on 18 Jun 2018 $ 585,000 See listingListing history
BedroomsBeds
4
BathroomsBaths
3
AreaSq feet
2,971 sq ft
LotAcres
4.05 acres
Year built
1965
Style
Colonial
Parking
2 garage spaces
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About the Home

This is not your traditional colonial! Known affectionately as "The Tree House" due to an abundance of natural light & high setting, this special home is perched on 4.05 picturesque acres adj. 20+acre private reserve & Pierrepont Park w/direct access to hiking trails, plus babbling brook flowing right into a directly accessible private lake! Soothe your senses at every turn; multiple decks & balconies for outdoor enjoyment; over 2,000 daffodils, peonies, & lilies; plus separate detached barn/studio w/rustic beams, wood stove, & additional deck. The main home features apprx 3,000 sf (241 in fin. LL); 4 BR; 2/1 BA; vltd ceilings; skylights; huge EIK w/center island & built-ins; updated baths; automatic generator; library w/built-ins & more! Don't miss the link to floor plans/virtual tour!

Interior Details

Livable Area

  • Total area 2,971 sq feet
  • Above grade 2,971 sq feet

Rooms

  • Bedroooms 4
  • Full bathrooms 3
  • Half bathrooms 1

Other Rooms

  • Foyer
  • Laundry Room

Heating

  • Fireplaces 1
  • Heating system Hot Water
  • Heat fuel type Oil

Cooling

  • None

Appliances

  • Cook Top
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Wall Oven
  • Washer

Attic

  • YES

Basement

  • Fully Finished
  • Interior Access
  • Walk-out

Energy Features

  • Generator

Construction Details

Type and Style

  • Home type single family
  • Architectural style Colonial

Condition

  • Year built 1965
  • New construction No/Resale

Construction Info

  • Construction Frame
  • Exterior Siding Clapboard, Wood
  • Foundation Concrete
  • Roof Asphalt Shingle

Property Details

Parking and Garage

  • Garage spaces 2
  • Under House Garage

Swimming Pool

  • NO

Waterfront

  • Brook
  • Walk to Water

Lot Details

  • Lot surface 4.05 acres
  • Description On Cul-De-Sac, Level Lot, Treed
  • Zoning RAA

Exterior Features

  • Balcony
  • Barn
  • Deck
  • French Doors
  • Gutters
  • Lighting

Utilities

  • Water Private Well
  • Sewage system Septic

HOA and Financial Info

  • Current price $ 585,000
  • Tax amount $ 11,697
  • Tax year July 2017-June 2018
  • Financing used Conventional Fixed

MLS Details

  • MLS ID 99183650
  • Listing date on 29 Apr 2017
  • Status Closed
Courtesy of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l

Local Information

Neighborhood

North Ridgefield

Bordering New York and Danbury, there are many open spaces and farms, including Hemlock Hills, Ridgebury Farms, Seth Low Pierrepont State Park Reserve, and more!

This home is 31% below the neighbourhood's $ 850K avg price
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Town

Ridgefield, CT

This friendly community offers a variety of restaurants, well known museums, and a rich history.

This home is 31% below the town's $ 847K 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 7% above the county's $ 549K avg price
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