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8 Bridle Path TrailNewtown, CT 06470MLS Number 99191683

  • Price: $825,000The price has recently decreased
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Federal 30-year interest rate: 3.94% last updated on 2017-04-27

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  • 5Bedrooms
  • 6Bathroom
  • 6,709Square Feet
  • 7.03Acreage

Fairy Tale Setting will take your breath away! From the elegant front gates, down the forested lane, past the babbling brook, to the sun-drenched, sprawling estate! Truly, a must-see home! It's all been done for you here; just move-in, relax, & enjoy 7 acres of nature, bordered on 2 sides by protected Newtown property. This home has been upgraded in almost every way & made ultra energy efficient for ease of maintenance & minimal utility costs. Main house is 4582 sq ft, plus roughly 1500+/- in finished lower level, w/wine storage, exercise room, garage bay for lawn toys, & fabulous game room/bar for kids & adults alike! Separate 627 sq ft apartment over 2 car garage is perfect for a parent, teen, tenant, Nanny, office. Full Solar system!

Listed by Amanda Fowski of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number99191683
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$825,000
  • Square Feet6,709
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • Lease purchaseNo


  • Acreage7.03
  • Building ConstructionFrame
  • Lot DescriptionLevel Lot, Sloping Lot, Treed
  • Garages5
  • Parking Spaces
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolNo


  • ColorButter Yellow
  • Exterior features
    • Awnings
    • Deck
    • French Doors
    • Guest House
    • Gutters
    • Lighting
    • Patio
    • Shed
  • Exterior sidingClapboard, Wood


  • Waters ourcePrivate Well
  • Cooling SystemAttic Fan, Central Air, Whole House Fan, Zoned
  • Heating FuelNatural Gas, Oil
  • Fuel tank locationIn Basement
  • Heat SystemHot Air, Zoned
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemSeptic

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$595,500
  • Milrate base33
  • Milrate total33.87
  • Taxes$20,170
  • Tax YearJuly 2017-June 2018


  • Full Bath3
  • Half Bath3
  • BasementFully Finished, Full, Heated, Interior Access, Liveable Space, Storage
  • Attic descriptionFloored, Storage Space, Walk-up
  • AtticYes
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathroom6
  • Year Built1996
  • Property StyleColonial
  • Energy FeaturesActive Solar, Generator, Ridge Vents
  • Fireplaces1
  • FoundationConcrete
  • Garage Parking InfoAttached Garage, Driveway, Under House Garage
  • New construction typeNo

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionBrook, Frontage, Pond

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolMiddle Gate
  • High SchoolNewtown


  • Laundry room locationMain level Laundry


  • StateCT
  • Zip06470
  • CountyFairfield
  • SubdivisionCarriage Hill Estate
  • Junior HighReed
  • Middle Junior High SchoolNewtown


  • Rooms13
  • Rooms additionalBonus Room, Exercise Room, Foyer, Laundry Room, Mud Room
  • Interior featuresAudio System, Central Vacuum, Security System
  • RoofAsphalt Shingle
  • Room count12
  • Radon mitigation airYes
  • Radon mitigation waterYes


  • Association amenitiesGolf Course, Park, Playground/Tot Lot, Pool, Tennis Courts
  • Amenities
    • Golf Course
    • Library
    • Park
    • Playground/Tot Lot
    • Pool
    • Tennis Courts


  • Appliances IncludedCook Top, Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator, Wall Oven
  • ExclusionsCurtain over kitchen sink
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • Remarks addendumGated entry, driveway w/sensor alarm. Lovely babbling brook around perimeter of property, complete w/a mulched 1/4 mile walking trail through tranquil woods. Property offers so many unique features; fire pit/sitting area, Trout seasonally in the brook fed from Taunton Lake, Former koi pond (currently no fish), Horseshoe pit, New patio, large entertaining deck w/awning & built-in pizza oven, rebuilt stone walls surrounding property, privacy galore!, irrigation in back yard, underground dog fence, enclosed vegetable garden, chicken coop, greenhouse/garden shed, exquisite ornamental trees & plants, & landscape lighting. Main house has 50 year architectural roof, which the owners decided to protect with copper accents after the ice dams of 2011. Copper adorns any areas deemed to be prone to ice damming, so as to allow snow and ice to slide right off. Adds beautiful accents. Additional melt wires are in select areas. The owners also added drainage & water prevention before finishing the basement, by moving water away from the foundation via a series of pipes & sump pump. Radon mitigation is in place for both air & water, w/an additional reverse osmosis at the kitchen sink. Brand new 3.5 ton compressors & high end Rheem 100% efficiency air handlers, make the C/A & heat systems reliable & efficient. Propane tank is leased for gas cooktop in kitchen. Owners installed full solar panels system, for entire house & apartment electric needs. Electric bills have gone from approx $450/month, to $120/month! Additionally, the installation of an ultra energy efficient electric hot water heater, to replace two older oil fired heaters, reduced oil consumption from approx 1400 gals/year to 700!! Generator hook up is in place, and 8750 watt generator is available for purchase. House has 5+ car garage; 3 attached to main house, 2 under apartment, & an additional bay around the side of the house for yard and garden toys. Well is located out back, septic out front - pumped every two years. Apartment offers kitchen, laundry closet, private bedroom, full bath, living/dining room combo, peaceful deck overlooking extensive gardens. Heated by natural gas, electric runs off the solar system in main house. Behind the apartment garage is an unfinished, above grade space perfect for a craft or exercise area. Feels private & remote, but literally minutes from Stop-n-shop, theater..
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