285 Redding Road, West ReddingRedding, CT 06896MLS Number 170588980

  • Sale Price: $1,550,000
  • 246 Days Since Sale
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285 Redding Road Redding CT 06896
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  • 3Bedrooms
  • 7.31Acreage
  • 4Bathrooms
  • 1800Year Built

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Hawk's Nest - extraordinary country retreat on 7.31 acres w/gated private entry including the ca 1800 historic converted barn w/modern glass & stone addition; heated gunite pool; gambrel-roofed barn w/4 stalls, hayloft, garage/workshop & cupola; greenhouse; root cellar; detached 3 bay garage; plus over 7 acres of gently sloping meadows/woodlands, bounded by split-rail fencing, stone walls, & scenic pond. Owned by Frank M. Hawks in the 1930s, one of America's leading aviation pioneers, this storied home was originally a barn that was moved back from the main road, & parts of the interior were constructed of beams & brick salvaged from Mark Twain's nearby "Stormfield" after it burned. Architect Roger Pitt Witcomb artfully designed the modern conversion of the original barn incorporating the spectacular "garden room" addition w/ two story wall of windows & glorious waterfall w/native stone backdrop. A circular staircase climbs to the 2nd floor FR w/large stone fireplace & curved balcony overlook. This truly one of a kind residence offers stunning brick & wide board floors; timbered ceilings/exposed beams; 3 stone fireplaces + wood burning stove; gracious DR w/adjoining wine bar/cellar; & 3 finished levels. Total 3,726sf, 3 BR & 3/1 baths including primary suite w/full bath, dressing room & sleeping porch, plus 2 more ensuite BRs on the 3rd floor w/vltd ceilings, beams & one w/sleeping loft. Glorious private retreat yet convenient West Redding location, only 63 miles to Midtown.
Listed by Laura Ancona of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l

Listing Sold by William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170588980
  • StatusSLD
  • List Price$1,495,000
  • Square Feet3,726
  • Virtual TourView Tour
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • Sale Date10/19/2023
  • Sale Price$1,550,000

Interior

  • Rooms12
  • Rooms additionalWine Cellar
  • Interior featuresSecurity System
  • RoofWood Shingle
  • Room count11

Exterior

  • Exterior features
    • Barn
    • Fruit Trees
    • Lighting
    • Patio
    • Porch
    • Shed
    • Stone Wall
  • Exterior sidingShingle, Wood

Other

  • Appliances Included
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • Gas Range
    • Range Hood
    • Refrigerator
    • Washer
  • Original listprice$1,495,000
  • Date Listed08/04/2023
  • View Count8

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$636,000
  • Milrate total28
  • Taxes$17,611

Location

  • StateCT
  • Zip06896
  • CountyFairfield
  • NeighborhoodWest Redding
  • Middle Junior High SchoolJohn Read

Property

  • Acreage7.31
  • Lot DescriptionOn Cul-De-Sac, Level Lot, Fence - Privacy
  • Driveway TypePrivate
  • Parking Spaces
  • SwimmingpoolYes
  • Pool descriptionIn Ground Pool, Spa, Heated, Gunite

Amenities

  • Other AmenitiesFireplace, Garden, Lakefront, Pool, Waterfront

Water Body

  • WaterfrontYes
  • Waterfront DescriptionPond

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolRedding
  • High SchoolJoel Barlow

Rooms

  • Laundry room infoMain Level

Building

  • Full Bath3
  • Half Baths1
  • Garage Spaces3
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathroom4
  • Year Built1800
  • Property StyleAntique, Modern
  • Fireplaces3
  • FoundationStone
  • Garage Parking InfoDetached Garage
  • New construction typeNo/Resale

Utilities

  • Waters ourcePrivate Well
  • Cooling SystemCentral Air
  • Hot water descriptionOil
  • Heating FuelOil
  • Fuel tank locationIn Ground
  • Heat SystemHot Air
  • Sewage systemSeptic
Sotheby's International Realty | William Pitt
Sotheby's International Realty | William Pitt
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112 Federal Road
Danbury, CT 06811

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