Sold

96 Holmes Avenue

Darien CT, 06820

$1,420,000


$605.03 per sqft

Sold

5 Beds

2.5 Baths

2,347 sqft

Residential

Built in 1887

Step into the timeless charm of this 1887-built home at 96 Holmes Avenue. The home's many recent improvements include a new roof, a new gas boiler, and new/newer appliances, adding modern convenience to its classic appeal. With 5 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, this residence offers a spacious 2347 square feet of living space, nestled on a generous .52 acre lot. Approaching the home, the newly rebuilt wrap-around porch which includes a screened portion, sets the tone for what's to come. A welcoming foyer and first floor with 9ft ceilings, victorian window mouldings and extra wide original pocket doors create an inviting and airy atmosphere. The main level features a thoughtfully designed layout, ideal for both entertaining and everyday living. The second & 3rd floors not only house the 5 bedrooms but also offer a dedicated office space, providing a perfect setting for remote work or study. The property also includes a partially finished basement, ample storage space, lovely perennials, a new enclosed vegetable garden and a detached garage. Experience the allure of this historic home, where modern updates harmonize with its original character, creating a truly special place to call home. Close to all Darien amenities, including train and schools. And be sure to ask for the lengthy improvement list. No flood insurance required. HOUSE FULLY AVAILABLE!

170620112

MLS ID

January 24, 2024

Listed

April 18, 2024

Updated

Map

96 Holmes Avenue
Darien CT, 06820

Interior Features

Bedrooms

5 Beds


Bathrooms

2.5 Baths


Interior Features

Entrance Foyer


Appliances

Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Range, Refrigerator, Washer


Fireplace

Yes


Cooling

No


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Natural Gas, Baseboard, Hot Water

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

0.52 Acres


Exterior Features

Garden


Lot Features

Level


Architectual Style

Colonial, Victorian


Roof

Asphalt


Sewer

Public Sewer

School Information

High School

Darien


Elementary School

Holmes

Other Property Details

Area Name

N/A


Taxes

$11,169


Tax Frequency

Annually


Days on Market

23


Garage

Yes


Garage Spaces

1


Parking

Gravel


Parking Total

7


View

No


County

Fairfield


Water Source

Public


Pool

No


Waterfront

Yes


Zoning

R15

Listing History

Date

Event

Price

3/29/2024

Sold

$1,420,000

2/20/2024

Pending

Listed by Maggie Marchesi with Compass Connecticut, LLC
Listing Contact: 2032491433 

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