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Jack Lehman & Paul Rabstein
Jack Lehman & Paul Rabstein

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Coldwell Banker Real Estate
Ridgefield/Redding Office
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$525,000 For Sale

279 Redding Road
Redding, CT 06896

4 beds, 3 baths | Single Family Home
2,634 sq ft; lot: 2.72 acres - MLS# 170149199
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A wonderful opportunity to live in the most unique town in Fairfield County. Redding has a true small-town feel with an active culture supporting the arts and a commitment to preserving open space. This renovated home overlooks extraordinarily beautiful property was originally owned by author Stuart Chase who followed in the footsteps of Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), Charles Ives, Mary Travers, & countless other artists who have and continue to embrace Redding as the perfect close-to-New York sanctuary for pursuing their work. Designed to highlight views of the wonderful property bordering acres of protected land. Wide floorboards & exposed beams add to the endless charm of the home. The main floor inc. a dramatic Living Room with vaulted ceiling, built-ins and stone fireplace & gorgeous views of the back property, the Master Suite with fireplace, updated bath & LG walk-in closet; two additional bedrooms share the second of three full baths & a loft perfect for extra reading or play area. The lower level features the renovated kitchen; lovely large dining room opening to the pretty back patio; cozy family room with the third fireplace; fourth bedroom with full bath & laundry room with plenty of storage. The barn, off to one side of the house, serves as the garage & includes a finished studio space on the second floor. A Metro-North station, several restaurants, a great grocery store, & other services are 5 min away. Ridgefield perks are 10 min & Westport is 20 min away.


  • Appliances Included: Gas Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
  • Area: All Areas
  • Attic Description: Access Via Hatch
  • Attic YN: Yes
  • Basement: Full
  • Baths: 3
  • Bedroom 1: 12.00 x 11.00 Main-Level Hardwood Floor
  • Bedroom 2: 12.00 x 11.00 Main-Level Hardwood Floor
  • Bedroom 3: 12.00 x 12.00 Lower-Level Hardwood Floor
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Color: Beige
  • Construction Description: Frame
  • County/Area: Fairfield County
  • Directions: Route 7 To Georgetown - 107 (Redding Road) House Is Just Past Wayside Lane On The Left. No Sign
  • Driveway Type: Private
  • Elementary School: Redding
  • Exterior Features: Barn, Patio
  • Exterior Siding: Wood
  • Family Room: 15.00 x 12.00 Lower-Level Built-Ins,Hardwood Floor,Wood Stove
  • Fireplace: 3, Living Room, Master Bedroom
  • Formal Dining Room: 18.00 x 16.00 Lower-Level Hardwood Floor
  • Foundation Type: Concrete, Stone
  • Fuel Tank Location: In Basement
  • Full Baths: 3
  • Garage: Detached Garage,Barn, 2
  • Heat Fuel Type: Oil
  • Heat Type: Baseboard
  • High School: Joel Barlow
  • Hot Water Description: Oil
  • Interior Features: Cable - Pre-Wired
  • Kitchen: 13.00 x 12.00 Lower-Level Country
  • Laundry Room Info: Lower Level
  • Listing Status: Active
  • Living Room: 24.00 x 17.00 Main-Level 9 ft+ Ceilings,Book Shelves,Built-Ins,Fireplace,Hardwood Floor
  • Loft: 16.00 x 15.00 Upper-Level Hardwood Floor
  • Lot Description: Dry, Cleared
  • Lot Size: 2.7200
  • Master Bedroom: 19.00 x 16.00 Main-Level 9 ft+ Ceilings,Beams,Book Shelves,Fireplace,Full Bath,Hardwood Floor
  • Middle School: John Read
  • Mil Rate Base: 31.720
  • Mil Rate Total: 31.720
  • Nearby Amenities: Library, Medical Facilities, Private School(S), Shopping/Mall
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Roof Information: Asphalt Shingle
  • Room Count: 9
  • Rooms Additional: Bonus Room, Laundry Room, Mud Room
  • Sewage System: Septic
  • Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade: 2634
  • Sq.Ft.: 2634
  • Style: Antique
  • Sub Type: Single Family Home
  • Tax Year: July 2018-June 2019
  • Total Rooms: 9
  • Water Source: Private Well
  • Year Built: 1905
  • Zip Code: 06896
  • Zoning: Residential 2 Acre
  • Waterfront: Not Applicable

Jack Lehman & Paul Rabstein
Coldwell Banker 

Ridgefield/Redding Office 
398 Main Street 
Ridgefield, Ct. 06877 
Office: 475-329-5147
Jack Lehman: 914-325-0356
Paul Rabstein: 914-621-7114
Fax: 475-329-5147 
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Specializing in Ridgefield,Connecticut and Redding,Connecticut Real Estate, Ridgefield and Redding new and resale homes, land, condos, luxury homes and other properties in Fairfield County,Connecticut. Jack Lehman and Paul Rabstein, providing a superior level of informed, professional real estate services to buyers and sellers in Greater Fairfield County, Ct. and Northern Westchester County, N.Y.


Thanks for all your help in making our "dream home" a reality. We really appreciated that you went the extra mile to get us the best price for our home. You are truly a professional. John and Rhonda Robinson
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