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55 Lake Drive S
New Fairfield, Connecticut CT 06812-3506
Sold For: $2,000,000
Listing ID 170060119
Status Closed
Bedrooms 3
Full Baths 4
Total Baths 5
Partial Baths 1
SqFt 3,044
Acres 0.160
Year Built 1992

Property Description:

Exceptional Craftsmanship, Iconic Views & Intense attention to detail can be found in this ultimate waterfront Utopia on Candlewood Isle on CT's Premier Recreational Lake. This Candlewood Lake gem combines classic vintage elements w/ the modern amenities sought after by todays lakefront buyer. Exquisite tongue & groove wide plank floors, custom Chef's kitchen boasts Chateau Gas Range by La Cornue inset panel cabinetry, double thick granite counters, hammered copper farm sink, top of the line appliances including imported gas range, Subzero, Miele dishwasher & Expresso Maker & hearth room w/Antique fireplace showcasing inset glass detail (NI). Custom crafted spiral staircase w/hand turned spindles & carved ballasts leads to a private master sanctuary w/a soothing pallet, walk in closet, second laundry & custom tiled bath w/marble & glass inlay. A Vaulted great room w/stone inlay ceiling boasts a custom floor to ceiling stone fireplace & dramatic chandelier. Arched French doors lead to the covered Mahogany porch, offering entertaining from indoors to out. Cozy by the fire in the inviting hearth room, seek a private retreat in the main level den, or entertain friends in the lower level bunk room( sq.ft). A true lakeside oasis showcasing mahogany decks & dock, multiple stone terraces, outdoor fireplace & white sand beach. All elements integrated perfectly with the breathtaking lake views! Just 75 minutes to NYC. An ideal full time home or weekend get-away! Tax Record show built in 1936 but house has been substantially remodeled &mostly rebuilt in 1991. While listed as 3 BR on Tax record it functions as a 4 bedroom with a 4 bed bunk room in lower level or den on main level.

Primary Features

County: Fairfield
Half Baths: 1
Property Type: Single Family
Subdivision: Candlewood Isle
Year Built: 1992
Zoning: 1


Attic: yes
Basement Description: Partial With Walk-Out, Heated, Cooled, Interior Access, Walk-out, Storage
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
Fireplaces Total: 3
Heated Above Grade SqFt: 2840
Heated Below Grade SqFt: 204
Interior Features: Audio System, Cable - Available, Security System
Laundry Room Info: Lower Level, Upper Level
Laundry Room Location: Laundry in master closet & lower level
Room Count: 9
Rooms Additional: Laundry Room
Rooms Total: 9


Direct Waterfront: yes
Driveway Type: Private, Other
Exterior Features: Balcony, Deck, French Doors, Lighting, Patio, Shed, Stone Wall, Terrace
Exterior Siding: Shake, Wood
Foundation Type: Concrete, Masonry
Garage Parking Info: Unpaved, Off Street Parking, Other
Lot Description: Water View, Professionally Landscaped
Roof Information: Wood Shingle
Sign: yes
Water Source: Private Well
Waterfront Description: Direct Waterfront, Lake, Water Community, View


Directions: Route 39 to causeway to Candlewood Isle . Proceed past guard house onto Lake Drive South. # 55 on left just past the narrows.
Elementary School: Consolidated
Flood Zone: no
High School: New Fairfield
Intermediate School: Meeting House
Middle Jr High School: New Fairfield
Nearby Amenities: Golf Course, Health Club, Lake, Library, Medical Facilities, Private Rec Facilities, Private School(s), Shopping/Mall
Neighborhood: N/A
Parcel Number: 222958
Street Number: 55


Appliances Included: Gas Range, Refrigerator, Subzero, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Association Amenities: Basketball Court, Club House, Playground/Tot Lot, Tennis Courts
Color: Taupe
Comp Only Manual: no
Construction Description: Frame
Days on Market: 491
Elevation Certificate: no
Encumbrances Restrictions: Deed Restrictions, Inland-Wetland Restrictions
Exclusions: none at present
Fuel Tank Location: In Basement
Heat Fuel Type: Oil, Propane
Heat Type: Hot Air, Radiant, Zoned
HOA: yes
Home Automation: Thermostat(s)
Hot Water Description: Oil
In Law Apartment: no
Last Change Type: Closed
Last Status: Under Contract
New Construction Type: No/Resale
Occupied By: Owner
Potential Short Sale: No
Potential Short Sale: no
Property Information: Gated Community
Radon Mitigation Air: Unknown
Radon Mitigation Water: Unknown
Sewage System: Septic
Special Association Assessment: no
Style: Cottage, European
Swimming Pool: no
Tax Year Updated DT: 2019-07-15T22:00:50+00:00
Virtual Tour: yes
Year Built Source: Owner


Assessed Value: 668300
Association Fee Includes: Club House, Tennis, Lake/Beach Access, Security Service, Property Management, Road Maintenance, Insurance
Bank Owned Property: no
Financing Used: Cash
HOA Fee Amount: 2390
HOA Fee Frequency: Annually
Home Warranty Offered: no
List Price: 2195000
Mil Rate Base: 30
Mil Rate Total: 30.58
Original List Price: 2795000
Possession Availability: negotiable
Property Tax: 20437
Tax Year: July 2018-June 2019

Zoning Info

Listing courtesy of Barbara L Sivba from Coldwell Banker Realty

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18 Mill Plain Road
Danbury, CT 06811
Phone: 2036674336
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