227 S Old Kings Highway

Darien, CT 06820 Directions
$6,800,000
  • 5Bed
  • 5/1Baths
  • 8,220Sqft
  • 5Acres
  • 1936Built
  • TokenekeElementary

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: Middlesex
  • Jr. High School: Middlesex
  • High School: Darien
  • Price/Sqft: $827
  • Days on Market: 19
  • MLS: 34107

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: Middlesex
  • Jr. High School: Middlesex
  • High School: Darien
  • Price/Sqft: $827
  • Days on Market: 19
  • MLS: 34107

European elegance and old World craftsmanship created one of Darien's most sophisticated and treasured estates. This stunning Mediterranean Villa, built by composer Frank LaForge in 1936, complete with the original pipe organ to set the tone for the surprises that await. Set on a secluded 5 acre hillside on the shore of Gorham's Pond. Masterfully landscaped and renovated to perfection over the years, seamlessly blending original details with modern elements for today's lifestyle. The recent kitchen wing addition contains the most modern appliances, a cozy fireplace, and vaulted ceiling with reclaimed beams, yet features an extraordinary AGA stove...

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: Middlesex
  • Jr. High School: Middlesex
  • High School: Darien
  • Price/Sqft: $827
  • Days on Market: 19
  • MLS: 34107

European elegance and old World craftsmanship created one of Darien's most sophisticated and treasured estates. This stunning Mediterranean Villa, built by composer Frank LaForge in 1936, complete with the original pipe organ to set the tone for the surprises that await. Set on a secluded 5 acre hillside on the shore of Gorham's Pond. Masterfully landscaped and renovated to perfection over the years, seamlessly blending original details with modern elements for today's lifestyle. The recent kitchen wing addition contains the most modern appliances, a cozy fireplace, and vaulted ceiling with reclaimed beams, yet features an extraordinary AGA stove as its centerpiece. 5 bedrooms, 51/2 baths, 11 fireplaces and a glass enclosed central courtyard atrium make this majestic home truly captivating.

European elegance and old World craftsmanship created one of Darien's most sophisticated and treasured estates. This stunning Mediterranean Villa, built by composer Frank LaForge in 1936, complete with the original pipe organ to set the tone for the surprises that await. Set on a secluded 5 acre hillside on the shore of Gorham's Pond. Masterfully landscaped and renovated to perfection over the years, seamlessly blending original details with modern elements for today's lifestyle. The recent kitchen wing addition contains the most modern appliances, a cozy fireplace, and vaulted ceiling with reclaimed beams, yet features an extraordinary AGA stove as its centerpiece. 5 bedrooms, 51/2 baths, 11 fireplaces and a glass enclosed central courtyard atrium make this majestic home truly captivating.

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  • Additional Information
    • Attic Description: Pull Down, Walkup
    • Average Days On Market: 19
    • Basement Description: Partial Partial Finished
    • Cumulative Days On Market: 19
    • Elementary School: Tokeneke
    • Garage: Attached, Under
    • Garage Count: 2
    • Has Cable?: Yes
    • High School: Darien
    • Inclusions: All Kitchen appliances & W/D.
    • Is Waterfront?: Yes
    • Junior High School: Middlesex
    • Living Area SqFt: 8,220
    • Middle School: Middlesex
    • Sewer: Septic
    • Style: Mediterranean
    • Tax Amount: $72,010
    • Type: A
    • Year Addition: 2012
    • Year Built: 1936
    • Year Renovated: 2012.00
    • Zoning: R-1
  • Interior/Exterior Features
    • Additional Rooms: Library, Sunroom
    • Air Conditioning: Central Air
    • Appliances Included: Cooktop, Dishwasher, Dryer, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, Washer
    • Attic: Pull Down,Walkup
    • Bedroom #2 Features: Fireplace, Full Bath, Upper
    • Bedroom #3 Features: Full Bath, Upper
    • Bedroom #4 Features: Built-Ins, Upper
    • Bedroom #5 Features: Fireplace
    • Beds: 5
    • Dining Room Features: Fireplace, Formal
    • Exterior Features: Balcony, Garden, Outbuilding, Underground Utilities Patio, Screen Porch, Terrace
    • Exterior Siding: Brick, Stone, Stucco
    • Fireplaces: 11
    • Full Baths: 5
    • Half Baths: 1
    • Heat: Hot Air, Hot Water, Radiant, Radiator
    • Heat Fuel: Oil, Propane
    • Interior Features: Atrium, Balcony, Foyer, French Doors
    • Kitchen Features: Cathedral Ceiling, Eat-In, Fireplace, Island, Pantry, Remodeled
    • Laundry Room Location: First, Upper
    • Living Room Features: Cathedral Ceiling, Fireplace, Great
    • Living SqFt Source: Town
    • Master Bedroom Features: Balcony, Fireplace, First, Suite, Walk-In
    • Mechanical Features: Auto Garage Door Opener, Generator, Security System, Smoke Detector, Sprinkler System
    • Rooms: 15

Listing Courtesy of Douglas Elliman CT LLC.

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