218 Sleepy Hollow Road

New Canaan, CT 06840 Directions
$8,500,000 Reduced from $9,500,000 Reduced $1,000,000
  • 4Bed
  • 5Baths
  • 5,616Sqft
  • 6.33Acres
  • 1952Built
  • EastElementary

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: Saxe Middle
  • Jr. High School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Price/Sqft: $1,514
  • Days on Market: 2
  • MLS: 99109872

Stunning Philip Johnson Modern

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: Saxe Middle
  • Jr. High School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Price/Sqft: $1,514
  • Days on Market: 2
  • MLS: 99109872

One of the stars of New Canaan’s legacy of mid-century modernism, the Wiley House, designed by Philip Johnson in the early 1950’s, was restored by Roger Ferris + Partners. Johnson’s double-height glass pavilion with its living room and subtly hidden but generous galley kitchen cantilevers out over the fieldstone base. The slope of the land allows the lower-level rooms with the light marble floors full views of the property. The vintage swimming pool with its original diving pad is a twin to the circular pool at Johnson’s Glass House. A new pool house built into the hill and the reconstructed barn/art gallery form their...

Stunning Philip Johnson Modern

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: Saxe Middle
  • Jr. High School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Price/Sqft: $1,514
  • Days on Market: 2
  • MLS: 99109872

One of the stars of New Canaan’s legacy of mid-century modernism, the Wiley House, designed by Philip Johnson in the early 1950’s, was restored by Roger Ferris + Partners. Johnson’s double-height glass pavilion with its living room and subtly hidden but generous galley kitchen cantilevers out over the fieldstone base. The slope of the land allows the lower-level rooms with the light marble floors full views of the property. The vintage swimming pool with its original diving pad is a twin to the circular pool at Johnson’s Glass House. A new pool house built into the hill and the reconstructed barn/art gallery form their own separate courtyard. A stand of towering Hickory trees creates a cathedral space around the house.

Stunning Philip Johnson Modern

One of the stars of New Canaan’s legacy of mid-century modernism, the Wiley House, designed by Philip Johnson in the early 1950’s, was restored by Roger Ferris + Partners. Johnson’s double-height glass pavilion with its living room and subtly hidden but generous galley kitchen cantilevers out over the fieldstone base. The slope of the land allows the lower-level rooms with the light marble floors full views of the property. The vintage swimming pool with its original diving pad is a twin to the circular pool at Johnson’s Glass House. A new pool house built into the hill and the reconstructed barn/art gallery form their own separate courtyard. A stand of towering Hickory trees creates a cathedral space around the house.

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  • Additional Information
    • Days On Market: 1,119
    • Elementary School: East
    • High School: New Canaan
    • Junior High School: Saxe Middle
    • Living Area SqFt: 5,616
    • Sewer: Septic
    • Style: Contemporary
    • Tax Amount: $35,669
    • Tax Year: July 2018-June 2019
    • Type: Single Family For Sale
    • Year Built: 1952
  • Interior/Exterior Features
    • Appliances Included: Cook Top, Dishwasher, Dryer, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, Washer
    • Beds: 4
    • Cooling: Central Air
    • Exterior Siding: Other, Stone, Vertical Siding
    • Full Baths: 5
    • Heat: Hot Air, Radiant, Zoned
    • Pool Description: Heated, In Ground Pool
    • Rooms: 10

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