Property Description

Located close to historic Ridgefield center, this 1820 Greek Revival Colonial sits proudly on almost 3 pastoral acres highlighted by specimen trees, perennial gardens & open fields.According to the Ridgefield Preservation Trust this home is”almost a pure example of Greek Revival architecture as it existed in rural communities” in the early 19thC. This historic home of clapboard siding & field stone foundation has 4 bedrms, 3 fireplaces, 3 full baths and is steeped in historical detail. The classic foyer leads to a formal parlor & a dining rm with a large fireplace, wood flrs & a room-wide window overlooking the manicured south lawn. The library has a fireplace with a simple period designed fireplace surround, bookshelves cupboards & wood floors. The Great rm has built in cabinets, fireplace with raised hearth, & a Dutch door leading to the stone terrace. Directly off the Great rm is a side entrance vestibule & full bath. The expanded kitchen has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, double height window, a large pantry, center island, plenty of cabinets, a work center & a wonderful breakfast area. Next to the kitchen there is a glorious sun rm, a large laundry room, full bath & 3 season room. A back stair leads to 4 bedrms, a study, full bath & a large storage area that could be converted to bedrms/baths. This authentic historic home with its bucolic lawns, gardens & open fields is reminiscent of a bygone era: the perfect retreat or home for the antique lover or connoisseur.

Features
: Steam
: Ceiling fans, Window unit
: Partial with hatchway, Interior access
: 3
: Asphalt shingle
: Off street parking, Unpaved
Address Map
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CT
Fairfield
Ridgefield
06877
Salem
161
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MLS Addon
: Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Disposal, Freezer, Wall oven, Gas cooktop, Electric dryer, Electric cooktop, Icemaker, Compactor
: Frame
Main Street to 116/ North Salem Road, House on Lef
: Not applicable
: Private well
1
57
Scotland
Ridgefield
Scotts Ridge
: Stone wall, Patio, French doors, Porch, Shed
: Security system, Cable - pre-wired
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: Oil
1201910
David Everson
18120
1084906
RAVE122
William Raveis Real Estate
: Library, Park, Public rec facilities, Lake, Tennis courts, Golf course
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: Septic
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July 2018-June 2019
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Colonial,Antique
RAA
21/09/2018 10:15:16

Listing courtesy of David Everson from William Raveis Real Estate

Single family for sale

161 Salem Road, Ridgefield, Connecticut 06877

4 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
3,399 Sqft
$649,000
Listing ID #170093374
Basic Details
Property Type : Single family for sale
Listing ID : 170093374
Price : $649,000
Bedrooms : 4
Baths Total : 3
Bathrooms : 3
Half Bathrooms : 0
Square Footage : 3,399 Sqft
Year Built : 1820
Lot Area : 2.62 Acre
Status : Active
Agent info
Lisa Brown
The Brokerage of New England
Fairfield County
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