Don Shannehan

Don Shannehan

Real Estate Salesperson

Essex Brokerage

13 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426
  • Born In:
    Connecticut
  • Live In:
    Essex, CT
  • Favorite Movie:
    Hoosiers
  • Passion:
    To be a better person tomorrow than I am today
  • Interests:
    BBQ, Kayaking, Golfing, Cooking
  • Favorite Lyric:
    If the horse don't pull, you got to carry the load
  • Can’t Live Without:
    Smiles from my wife, my children and my 9 grandchildren
  • Inspiration:
    Family, Faith, Country

Don Shannehan is a dedicated Full time- Full service realtor, who demonstrates deep knowledge of the marketplace,continually provides due diligence to buyers and sellers, constantly keeps two-way communications, employs sharp and skillful negoiation abilities, and always prides his ability to be a good listener to his clients..

Mr. Shannehan works with his wife, Kathy, as a team with over 30 years of experience in real estate sales. This gives you, as a client, rapid responses to questions, meetings, showings, open houses, inspections, negotiations and whatever comes along during the overall experience. Working with this strong brand, William Pitt Sotheby's and its unparalleled technology and worldwide reach, it gives you even more team support.

The Shanehan's have been living in Essex for more than 15 years enjoying the lifestyle and community involvement that earned Essex as one of " America's Best Small Cities". Don is the "Secret Keeper" of Donnie's Down Home BBQ Sauce and Spice Rub Company. Don has been the past Vice Commodore of the Essex Corinthian Yacht Club and is presently the club's Kayak leader of the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound excursions. Also, he was a Board Member of the Old Lyme Country Club. Currently, Don is a member of the Executive Board of the Essex Board of Trade, and the Executive Board of The Essex Historical Society.

Mr. Shannehan is a graduate of Georgia State University and a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Don Shannehan is a dedicated Full time- Full service realtor, who demonstrates deep knowledge of the marketplace,continually provides due diligence to buyers and sellers, constantly keeps two-way communications, employs sharp and skillful negoiation abilities, and always prides his ability to be a good listener to his clients..

Mr. Shannehan works with his wife, Kathy, as a team with over 30 years of experience in real estate sales. This gives you, as a client, rapid responses to questions, meetings, showings, open houses, inspections, negotiations and whatever comes along during the overall experience. Working with this strong brand, William Pitt Sotheby's and its unparalleled technology and worldwide reach, it gives you even more team support.

The Shanehan's have been living in Essex for more than 15 years enjoying the lifestyle and community involvement that earned Essex as one of " America's Best Small Cities". Don is the "Secret Keeper" of Donnie's Down Home BBQ Sauce and Spice Rub Company. Don has been the past Vice Commodore of the Essex Corinthian Yacht Club and is presently the club's Kayak leader of the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound excursions. Also, he was a Board Member of the Old Lyme Country Club. Currently, Don is a member of the Executive Board of the Essex Board of Trade, and the Executive Board of The Essex Historical Society.

Mr. Shannehan is a graduate of Georgia State University and a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Don Shannehan is a dedicated Full time- Full service realtor, who demonstrates deep knowledge of the marketplace,continually provides due diligence to buyers and sellers, constantly keeps two-way communications, employs sharp and skillful negoiation abilities, and always prides his ability to be a good listener to his clients..

Mr. Shannehan works with his wife, Kathy, as a team with over 30 years of experience in real estate sales. This gives you, as a client, rapid responses to questions, meetings, showings, open houses, inspections, negotiations and whatever comes along during the overall experience. Working with this strong brand, William Pitt Sotheby's and its unparalleled technology and worldwide reach, it gives you even more team support.

The Shanehan's have been living in Essex for more than 15 years enjoying the lifestyle and community involvement that earned Essex as one of " America's Best Small Cities". Don is the "Secret Keeper" of Donnie's Down Home BBQ Sauce and Spice Rub Company. Don has been the past Vice Commodore of the Essex Corinthian Yacht Club and is presently the club's Kayak leader of the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound excursions. Also, he was a Board Member of the Old Lyme Country Club. Currently, Don is a member of the Executive Board of the Essex Board of Trade, and the Executive Board of The Essex Historical Society.

Mr. Shannehan is a graduate of Georgia State University and a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

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  • Awards
    • William Pitt Sotheby's Gold Award 2013, 2014, 2016
    • William Pitt Sotheby's Silver Award 2015
  • Specialities
    • Waterfront, Village and Country.
    • Antique Homes with detailed provenance

My Listings

70 Captains Drive $1,750,000 link

70 Captains Drive

Westbrook, CT 06498 | Middlesex County
$1,750,000
4 Beds 3 Baths 4,264 Sqft 0.15 Acres

One of the Finest Direct Waterfront homes in Westbrook’s Pilots Point Marina enclave. Completely re-built in 2012. 4 bedrooms, 3 Full baths, 2-car garage and additional parking...

4
bed
3
bath
4,264
sqft
132 River Road $1,245,000 link

132 River Road

Essex, CT 06426 | Middlesex County
$1,245,000
3 Beds 2/2 Baths 4,568 Sqft 4.42 Acres

CALIFORNIA CONTEMPORARY in ESSEX! Front Door opens Large Entertaining Deck and Infinity Edged Pool giving you soaring open skies and breathtaking endless vistas. This extraordinary...

3
bed
2/2
bath
4,568
sqft
13 Crosstrees Hill Road $499,000 link

13 Crosstrees Hill Road

Essex, CT 06426 | Middlesex County
$499,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 2,799 Sqft 0.96 Acres

ARTIST, HOBBYIST WANTED!! This unique property, owned by a Renowned Artist/Layerist, offers a true Professional Art/Hobby Studio. You will be transfixed, from the mezzanine, as...

3
bed
3
bath
2,799
sqft

My Sales

51 River Road $2,020,000 link

51 River Road

Essex, CT 06426 | Middlesex County
$2,020,000
4 Beds 3/2 Baths 4,243 Sqft 3.84 Acres

Today's Country Farmhouse on the Water in a Private park-like setting,Walking distance to Essex Village. This Open Floor Plan CUSTOM RENOVATION, in 2015 and 2016, offers unparalleled...

4
bed
3/2
bath
4,243
sqft
51 River $1,725,000 link

51 River

Essex, CT 06426 | Middlesex County
$1,725,000
3 Beds 2/2 Baths 3,628 Sqft

A remarkable restoration has brought this stunning c1890 residence to it's full potential! With a fabulous direct waterfront setting, the property incorporates a pool complex,...

3
bed
2/2
bath
3,628
sqft
23 Shawandassee Rd $1,650,000 link

23 Shawandassee Rd

Waterford, CT 06385 | New London County
$1,650,000
6 Beds 3/1 Baths 4,000 Sqft 1.83 Acres

PRICED BELOW ZILLOW ESTIMATE! Private Waterfront Estate on 1.83 acres. This American Colonial Revival of Shingle and Stone was completed c.1910. With detailed provenance and preservation...

6
bed
3/1
bath
4,000
sqft