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'131 S Benson Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824
   
131 S Benson Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824
4 Beds   |   1 Baths   |   3,295 Sqft

$699,900
138 Days on Market

The center of everything in fairfield. this house was the 2nd home burned by the british during the revolution; then rebuilt in 1779. it was also a tavern, wi/notable guests, and home to capt abraham benson. (on south benson rd.) it has been in the same family since the 1800s. you have waited a long time for this opportunity! high ceilings. grand rooms. wide plank floors. many built-ins. ample closet space. new 200 amp elec. service. natural gas to the house. there were 8 fireplaces, 7 are exposed with beautiful mantles. one is behind a wall. four aren’t operational; they provide the boiler a flu. with some repair and/or gas conversion all 8 may be able to be made operational. finishable, walk up attic. grand foyer & stairs. spacious rooms & halls. this home maintains most of the original flavor of the period. so much history...original glass, original doors, original flooring, nooks, crannies, fine detail. a history lovers dream! a "blank slate" with many opportunities to incorporate history with the comforts of 2019. the fully fenced yard is a lovely 0.44 acre with stone columned pergola w/wisteria, rock garden, non-functionial outhouse and well. stunning lilacs surround most of the fencing &lawn. there is a garage in back. add on or work within the footprint to bring this classic into the 21st century and beyond: the closets, enclosed porch, tool rooms provide added space for baths, 1st floor mbr or larger eik, without expanding!motivated seller seeks offers.no flood in

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Details
9 Rooms | 0.44 Acres | 1 Garage(s) | Built in 1779

Additional Details
Colonial  | Antique  | 4 Fireplaces

Location
Historic Distric  | Corner Lot  | Level Lot

Utilities
Hot Water  | Radiator  | Public Water  | Electric Hot Water

Taxes
$496,860 Assessment | 26.36 Mill Rate | $13,097 Taxes

Schools
Roger Sherman Elementary | Roger Ludlowe Middle | Fairfield Ludlowe High

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Listing Agent
Higgins Group Real Estate | Sherri A Steeneck | (203) 395-2737

This real estate listing for sale at 131 S Benson Rd has 4 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms, and was built in 1779. It is located in the Fairfield, CT area with the 06824 zip code. For more info about the property at 131 S Benson Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824 or if you would like to schedule a showing, please contact the listing agent above.

Data sourced from CT_SMARTMLS and was updated April 21, 2019.

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