Live like a millionaire for less than the cost of renting! One of the most spectacular renovations ever completed at the historic Black Rock Gardens co-op complex. Custom kitchen with exposed brick, stainless steel GE appliances, combo washer/dryer in hallway nook, floating glass shower, gorgeous hardwood floors throughout. New hot water gas baseboard heat, new windows, and office with transom windows off living room/dining room. Common charges of $446/mo. include property taxes, heat, water, sewer, trash, property maintenance, and hot water. MLS #99030016
Move-in condition, updated Cape on tree-lined Seaside Avenue just steps from St. Mary’s-by-the-Sea in Black Rock. New eat-in kitchen with custom cabinets, gas range, and marble counters. Formal dining room, living room, first floor master bedroom, three season sunroom facing South, and two upstairs bedrooms. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout. Landscaped lot with perennial gardens. One car garage. Convenient to new Fairfield Metro train station. MLS #99029388
Directly across from sandy Seabright Beach with fabulous views of Black Rock Harbor and Long Island Sound. High end renovation of 1920′s vintage home by interior designer. Large chef’s kitchen with marble counters. Marble baths. Large master suite with water views and vaulted ceilings. New A/C, new gas heating, new tankless hot water heater, new remote blinds, and new in-ground sprinkler system. Beautiful gardens and one car garage. Living room and master bedroom with breathtaking water views. 2,105 SF, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Exceptional in every way. Listed at $735,000 MLS #99029925
Charm abounds in this 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath Colonial just steps from the water and St. Mary's-by-the-Sea. Many updates, including three year old roof. Interior recently painted. Eat-in kitchen with farmhouse sink, new dishwasher, and wood countertops. Move-in condition. Living room with fireplace, hardwood floors, and bay window. Formal dining room, sunroom, laundry room on first floor. Large, level, fully-fenced backyard. Attached garage. Potential for expansion in large walk-up attic. MLS #99024332
Stunning water views of the Ash Creek tidal estuary and Sound at exclusive St. Mary’s-by-the-Sea. Large windows in this Contemporary capture the water views and natural beauty of the Fairfield Open Space area on the other side of the estuary as well as views of the Sound. Four season sunroom, living room with vaulted ceiling and marble fireplace, updated kitchen, marble master bath in master bedroom suite, 3 bedrooms and 3 baths total, 2 car garage under. Fenced in backyard. Zoned gas hot water heat, central air. Launch your kayak from the shoreline across from your home and enjoy the Black Rock coastal lifestyle. Easy commute to New York City from new train station with express trains one mile away.
One bedroom, one bath second floor unit with bay window. Quiet location set back from Haddon Street near courtyard with porch. Needs updating. Common charges include heat, hot water, and property taxes. Walk to new Fairfield Metro Train station. One block from public library, close to public tennis courts, boat launch, marina, yacht clubs, and Seabright Beach. One block from Black Rock's Arts & Entertainment District. Complex is on the historic register, designed by a famous Boston architect. Live the the Black Rock coastal village lifestyle for less than you would pay for rent. Not a short sale!
After six years of decreasing prices and slow sales, 2012 marks the first year of good news in the U.S. housing market. Many believe it is the beginning of a housing recovery. According to NAR (the National Association of REALTORS), existing home sales increased 9.2% in 2012 compared to 2011 and they expect a similar increase in 2013.
Spectacular panoramic water views of one of the last remaining pristine tidal estuaries in Fairfield County. Charming bungalow with open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, and wall-to-wall glass to capture water views on two sides. Large wraparound deck. One bedroom upstairs with walk-in closet. 2.84 acre assemblage of four land parcels. Fabulous weekend getaway for Manhattan city dweller or amazing year round home for commuter to Manhattan. New Fairfield Metro train station is minutes away with express trains just over an hour from Grand Central. Get away from it all surrounded by nature’s splendor at the end of a quiet dead end street after a day in the city. Life doesn’t get better than this! MLS #99012049 Gail Robinson, REALTOR, GRI, e-PRO 203-521-0768.
Prepare to be amazed by the elevated panoramic water views of Long Island Sound, lighthouse, and harbor on exclusive St. Mary’s-by-the-Sea peninsula with dramatic water views from nearly every room. Masterfully rebuilt with outstanding craftsmanship, this home has clerestory windows, vaulted ceilings and 4 foot overhangs. Enter this elegant oasis through a Zen-inspired courtyard. A dramatic, but sophisticated great room awaits with floor to ceiling raised marble fireplace and floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall clerestory windows with spectacular water views. Open floor plan perfect for entertaining. Professionally designed landscaping and gardens with sprinkler and soaking system. A serene and tranquil Zen retreat just minutes from the new Fairfield Metro train station and just over an hour from Manhattan. Walk to Black Rock Yacht Club. $1,890,000 MLS #9901390 Call Gail Robinson, REALTOR, (203) 521-0768.
JUST SOLD Listed at $579,000 Sold for $560,500 on 8/31/12 From the stone wall edging two sides of this corner lot to the millwork on the interior, this Nantucket Colonial with cedar shingles has all the high end touches of a luxury home. Located at the corner of Grovers and Beacon, it is one block away from Black Rock Harbor and has water views from the second floor deck and master bedroom suite. Designed for entertaining, this home has a chef’s kitchen with granite counters, center island, Fisher Paykel dishwasher, two sinks, and a wine cooler. It also has a large dining room with French doors and water views. The living room has a fireplace and first floor has hardwood floors throughout. French doors open onto a two level deck with outdoor kitchen including built-in grill, sink, and refrigerator. Large level backyard with professional landscaping and maintenance. Master bedroom suite on third floor has separate central air and heating zone. Finished basement with large family room and full bathroom. Marble bathroom with marble radiant heat floor. Exquisite touches throughout. One car attached garage. MLS #98539660