253 Riverside Dr, Fairfield, CT 06824
253 Riverside Dr, Fairfield, CT 06824
253 Riverside Dr, Fairfield, CT 06824
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253 Riverside Dr
Fairfield, CT 06824

Home Highlights

Parking
2 Car Garage
Outdoor
Patio, Deck
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
$231
Listed
52 days ago

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Description

Excellent beach neighborhood with gorgeous views of Ash creek outlet and tranquil salt marsh, so come and enjoy the beach life! This Raised Ranch home presents the perfect opportunity to live directly on the water. Great location, walk to beach, town, train, shops, etc. This 3 bedroom, 3 bath home boasts views from almost every door and window. Build, renovate or live in this water front home "as is", add your finishing touches to this coastal charmer! Inside you have a large eat in kitchen, with an adjacent Family Room looking out to the Deck. There is a Formal Living room upstairs and a more informal Great Room on the lower level leading to a Patio. There is a Master Bedroom upstairs with Sliding doors to the Deck. There is another bedroom upstairs with a full bath. In addition to the lower Great Room, there is a bonus room and a bedroom and bath for that weekend guest if needed. At the end of the day, sit on the Deck and let the sound of the water and the smell of the salt air take your cares away! Just 1.5 miles to Metro North train. Perfect for watching the Sunrise and Fireworks! Don't Miss Out! Owner/Agent

Home Details for 253 Riverside Dr

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Crawl SpaceNumber of Rooms: 8
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms (full): 3
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 3360 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Electric Cooktop, Electric Range, Oven/Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Electric DryerDishwasherDryerLaundry: Located in lower level,Lower LevelMicrowaveRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Baseboard,Forced Air,Hot Water,OilNo CoolingAir Conditioning: Central AirHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
No FireplaceNo Spa
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Storm Window(s)Door: Storm Door(s)
View
Has a ViewView: Water, View

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: AsphaltPatio / Porch: Deck, PatioFencing: PartialFoundation: Concrete
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2No CarportHas a GarageHas an Attached GarageNo Open ParkingParking Spaces: 2Parking: Attached Garage,Covered Garage
Frontage
WaterfrontWaterfront: Direct Waterfront, L. I. Sound Frontage, View, Walk to WaterOn Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Farm & Range
Not Allowed to Raise Horses
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 1680 Square FeetFinished Area (below surface): 1680 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 52

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1982
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Raised Ranch
Building
Construction Materials: Frame, Shingle Siding, Wood SidingNot a New ConstructionNo Additional ParcelsDoes Not Include Home Warranty
Property Information
Parcel Number: 126991

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $231
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Negotiable

Active Status

MLS Status: Active

Location

School Information
Elementary School: Roger ShermanJr High / Middle School: Roger LudloweHigh School: Fairfield Ludlowe

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 170445023

Community

Community Features: Fitness Center, Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Playground, Public Transportation, Shopping/Mall, Walk to Bus Lines

HOA

No HOA

Lot Information

Lot Area: 13503.6 Square Feet

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $12,189

Miscellaneous

BasementAttic: Walk-up

Additional Information

Fitness Center
Last check for updates: about 9 hours ago
Listing courtesy of Louise Callahan
William Raveis Real Estate
Source: Smart MLS, MLS#170445023

Price History for 253 Riverside Dr

Event DetailsPrice
12/03/2021
PriceChange
Smart MLS #170445023
$775K

11/18/2021
PriceChange
Smart MLS #170445023
$795K

11/13/2021
PriceChange
Smart MLS #170445023
$849K

10/22/2021
PriceChange
Smart MLS #170445023
$895K

10/16/2021
Listed For Sale
Smart MLS #170445023
$995K

10/23/2012
Sold
Public Records
$522K

09/28/2012
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$500K

08/23/2012
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$500K

04/27/2012
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$610K

02/15/2012
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$689K

02/17/2005
Sold
Public Records
$750K

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2021
Tax$12,189
Assessment$451,780
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Price Trends

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Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $231 83% below
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253 Riverside Dr, Fairfield, CT 06824 is a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 3,360 sqft single-family home built in 1982. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by Smart MLS on Oct 16, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 170445023.