161 N Salem Road,  Ridgefield CT, 06877

(Pending)
$649,000
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4 beds, 3 Full baths, 3,399 sqft
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MLS# 170155295
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Description for 161 N Salem Road Ridgefield, CT 06877
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 beds, 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.
Price
$649,000
N/A
Fairfield
4
3 Full
3,399 (approx)
170155295
Pending
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 beds, 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.
Listing Information
Property Type: Single Family, Colonial
4 3 Full
9 2.62 Acres 3,399 (approx)
1820 Frame
N/A
Stone
Well Private
Septic
Oil
Neighborhood
School Information
PER BOARD OF ED PER BOARD OF ED RIDGEFIELD
Room Information
Main Floor
15.30X13.00
13.80X13.80
12.00X9.60
25.40X17.20
Upper Floor
13.80X13.80
11.80X10.00
16.00X9.80
7.30X7.40
Bathrooms
3
Laundry Room, Foyer, Mud Room
Interior Features
Electric Range/Cooktop, Gas Range/Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Ice Maker, Dishwasher, Disposal, Trash Compactor, Washer, Electric Dryer
Window Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fan(s)
Steam, Radiant
Unfinished Basement
3
3
Security System
French Doors
Exterior / Lot Features
Unpaved
Frame
Patio, Porch
Asphalt Shingle
RAA
Sloped, Level
Shed, Golf Course, Park Adjacent, Level, Sloped, Wooded
Community Features
Community Tennis
Driving Directions
Main Street to 116 North Salem Road. House on left.
Financial Considerations
277491
$9,187
Listing Price History

Ridgefield Real Estate

Ridgefield is located in Connecticut. Ridgefield, Connecticut 06877 has a population of 25,244.

The median household income in Ridgefield, Connecticut 06877 is $147,936. The median household income for the surrounding county is $83,163 compared to the national median of $53,482. The median age of people living in Ridgefield 06877 is 43.4 years.

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