227 OLD KINGS HIGHWAY, DARIEN, CT 06820

227 Old Kings Highway
Darien, CT 06820

$7,995,000

Beds: 5
Baths: 5 | 1
Sq. Ft.: 8,220
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #99182541
Embrace the seclusion of this hillside storybook scene and the European villa that awaits. Originally built for composer Frank LaForge, this home has been masterfully renovated over the years, seamlessly blending original details with modern elements. The recent kitchen featuring an AGA stove, is evidence of the flawless transition between old and new. The glass enclosed atrium soars three stories high and invites the landscape into daily life. Host lavish parties in the palatial living room, or savor intimate evenings on the terrace, with a natural oasis as your backdrop. From antique beamed ceilings to stone pillars, custom fireplaces and original pipe organ, every detail has a story in this architectural masterpiece.
Property Features
Location Information
County: Fairfield
Neighborhood Code: N/A
Directions: Call listing agent. No entry without confirmed appointment.
Interior Features
Rooms: Laundry/Utility, Mud Room, Pantry, Rec/Play Room
Interior: 9+ Ceilings, Insulated Windows, Security System, Skylight
Master Bedroom Description: 9Ft+ Ceilings, Balcony/Deck, Fireplace, Full Bath, Hardwood Floor, Walk-In Closet
1/2 Baths: 1
Dining Room Description: 9Ft+ Ceilings, Balcony/Deck, Fireplace, Hardwood Floor
Living Room Description: Beams, Built-Ins, Fireplace, French Doors, Hardwood Floor, Vaulted Ceiling(S)
Area Amenities: Health Club, Library, Park, Public Transportation
Has Fireplace: yes
Number of Fireplaces: 8
Heating: OIL, Hot Air, Radiant, Zoned
Cooling: Cent. Air, Zoned
Laundry: Upper
Appliances: Cook Top, Dishwasher, Dryer, Freezer, Grill, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Has Basement: yes
Basement Description: Garage Access, Heated, Part Finished, Partial
Exterior Features
Style: Mediterranean, Tudor
New Construction: No
Foundation: Concrete, Masonry
Roof: Tile
Septic or Sewer: Septic
Water: City Water
Parking Description: Attached, Under
Has Garage: yes
Garage Spaces: 2
Lot Description: Level, Sloping, Treed, Views, Water Frontage, Water View
Lot Size in Acres: 5
Building Total Area (Sq. Ft.): 8, 220
Exterior Features: Balcony, French Doors, Grill, Gutters, Lighting, Patio,
Energy Features: Ceiling Fans, Generator, Thermopane Windows
Waterfront Description: Frontage, Pond, View, Walk To Water
Has Waterfront: yes
School
Elementary School: Tokeneke
Middle School: Middlesex
High School: Darien
Additional Information
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType: Single Family
Property SubType 2: Single Family
Year Built: 1936
Status: Active
Is an REO: No
Is Aged Restricted: No
Home Owners Association: 0
Has Attic: 1
Tax Amount: 59, 512


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Listing Courtesy of William Raveis Old Greenwich
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