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161 North Salem Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877

$649,000

  • For Sale
  • Active
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Full Baths
  • 3,399 Sq. Ft.
161 North Salem Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877View this property at 161 North Salem Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
161 North Salem RoadRidgefieldCT06877
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.

Full Property Details for 161 North Salem Road

General

  • Price: $649,000
  • Taxes: $9,187 (July 2018-June 2019)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 170093374
  • Updated: 9/21/2018
  • Added: 120 day(s) ago

Interior

  • Number of Rooms: 9
  • Interior Features: Cable - Pre-wired, Security System
  • Appliances: Electric Cooktop, Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Icemaker, Dishwasher, Disposal, Compactor, Washer, Electric Dryer

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 3

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 4

Other Rooms

  • Laundry: Main Level

Exterior

  • Exterior Features: French Doors, Patio, Porch, Shed, Stone Wall
  • Color: Taupe

Parking

  • Parking: Unpaved, Off Street Parking
  • Garage Description: Unpaved, Off Street Parking

Location

  • County: Fairfield
  • Driving Directions: Main Street to 116/ North Salem Road, House on Left

School Information

  • Elementary School: Scotland
  • Middle School: Scotts Ridge
  • High School: Ridgefield

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Ceiling Fans, Window Unit
  • Heating Type: Steam, Oil
  • Heating Fuel: Oil
  • Water Heater: Domestic, Electric

Utilities

  • Sewer: Septic
  • Water: Private Well

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Colonial, Antique
  • Exterior Const.: Frame, Wood
  • Basement Desc.: Partial With Hatchway, Interior Access
  • Roof: Asphalt Shingle
  • Attic: Yes
  • Square Feet: 3,399
  • Year Built: 1820

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 2.62
  • Driveway/Sidewalk: Private, Crushed Stone
  • Zoning: RAA
  • Lot Description: Dry, Level Lot, Sloping Lot, Treed

Water Features

  • Water Front Desc.: Not Applicable

Green Features

  • Energy Features: Storm Doors

Financial Considerations

  • Assessment Amount: $330,710
  • Tax Amount: $9,187
  • Tax Year: July 2018-June 2019

Disclosures and Reports

  • Property ID: 277491

Listed by William Raveis Real Estate, David Everson and William Raveis Real Estate, William Ayles

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Schools

Schools serving 161 North Salem Road

School District:Ridgefield School District
Score
Name
Grades
Distance
9
111 Barlow Mountain Rd, Ridgefield, CT 06877
K-5
1.9 mi
8
750 North Salem Rd, Ridgefield, CT 06877
6-8
2.5 mi
9
700 North Salem Rd, Ridgefield, CT 06877
9-12
2.4 mi
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Price & Sales History

Price & Sales History for 161 North Salem Road Get Price Alerts

Date
Details
Price
Change
Source
9/21/2018
Price Reduced
$649,000
-7.29%
MLS
6/21/2018
Listed
$700,000
MLS
Disclaimer: Historical sales information is derived from public records provided by the county offices. Information is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.
Tax History

Tax History for 161 North Salem Road

Year
Property Taxes
Change
Tax Assessment
Change
2017
$9,861
2%
$362,420
2016
$9,673
3%
$362,420
2015
$9,427
-11%
$362,420
-30%
2011
$10,609
-1%
$520,830
2011
$10,734
17%
$520,830
44%
2011
$9,198
-13%
$362,420
-30%
2010
$10,625
2%
$520,830
2008
$10,370
$520,830
Disclaimer: Historical tax information is derived from public records provided by the county offices. Information is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.
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Listed by William Raveis Real Estate, David Everson and William Raveis Real Estate, William Ayles

161 North Salem Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877 (MLS# 170093374) is a Single Family property with 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. 161 North Salem Road is currently listed for $649,000 and was received on June 21, 2018. Want to learn more about 161 North Salem Road? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Ridgefield? You can browse all Ridgefield real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.