870 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT 06890
870 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT 06890
870 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT 06890

870 Pequot Ave
Southport, CT 06890


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Porch, Pool
Heating & Cooling
172 days ago

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This converted Victorian carriage house situated on 3.44 acres epitomizes privacy in the heart of Southport village. Complemented by lush, show-stopping gardens, this place is truly enchanting. Entering through the front door one is delighted by a large scale, paneled living room with a corner fireplace & French doors that open to a brick walled garden surrounding a sparkling swimming pool. An office with access to the garden & the dining room w/large framed windows over-look the back terrace & pool. The eat-in kitchen w/colorful Mediterranean-styled tiles connects to the family room w/built-ins & two sets of original 54 inch double stable doors. Large 10' x 28' screen porch is the perfect place to dine, read & rest after a swim. An ensuite guest bedroom is on the main level as well. Upstairs is a sizable master bedroom w/cathedral ceiling & connects to the 20' x 24' library w/floor-to-ceiling bookshelves & balcony w/views of the property(could be Bdrm 5). Down the hall sits two more identical bdrms & full bath. A wonderful garden cottage complements the property offering a one-car garage w/garden rm, workshop, fbath & two studios on the second flr, ideal for a work-at-home space or perfect for guests. Landscaped gardens feature an assortment of flowering shrubs, specimen trees, perennials, bulbs, clematis, & ground covers...a gardener's dream. Walking distance to beach, village center, harbor, library & train station. City sewer, city water & gas heat! A Southport treasure!

Home Details for 870 Pequot Ave

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Crawl SpaceNumber of Rooms: 10
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms (full): 4Number of Bathrooms (half): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 4977 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, DryerDryerLaundry: Main LevelRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Zoned,Natural GasNo CoolingAir Conditioning: Central AirHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Has a FireplaceNo Spa
Has a ViewView: View

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: AsphaltPatio / Porch: Porch-Enclosed, TerraceOther Structures: CabanaExterior: Garden, LightingFoundation: ConcreteGarden
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 1No CarportHas a GarageNo Attached GarageNo Open ParkingParking Spaces: 1Parking: Detached Garage,Unpaved,Off Street
Pool: In Ground, GunitePool
Waterfront: ViewNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Farm & Range
Not Allowed to Raise Horses
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 4977 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 172

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1848
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Colonial,Victorian
Construction Materials: Frame, Wood SidingNot a New ConstructionNo Additional ParcelsDoes Not Include Home Warranty
Property Information
Parcel Number: 135287

Price & Status

Price Per Sqft: $553
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: negotiable

Active Status

MLS Status: Active


School Information
Elementary School: Mill HillJr High / Middle School: Roger LudloweHigh School: Fairfield Ludlowe

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 170402121


Community Features: Basketball Court, Golf, Fitness Center, Library, Park, Private School(s), Shopping/Mall



Lot Information

Lot Area: 3.44 Acres

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $34,731


BasementAttic: Storage

Additional Information

Fitness Center
Last check for updates: about 14 hours ago
Listing courtesy of Amy W Curry
Berkshire Hathaway NE Prop.
Source: Smart MLS, MLS#170402121

Price History for 870 Pequot Ave

Event DetailsPrice
Smart MLS #170402121

Listed For Sale
Smart MLS #170402121

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Price Trends

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This home: $2,750,000 65% above
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $553 33% above
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Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Southport

At least 16 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 94%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 92%
    Parking is easy
  • 90%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 90%
    It's dog friendly
  • 89%
    Car is needed
  • 85%
    There's wildlife
  • 81%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 77%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 73%
    It's quiet
  • 73%
    There are community events
  • 69%
    Kids play outside
  • 64%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 55%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 50%
    There are sidewalks
  • 47%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 42%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood is family-oriented with distinct yet harmonious homes with well- kept yards. We are a short trip from Bridgeport, Norwalk, and Stamford with excellent connections via Metro North and I-95."
  • Trulia User
    "Great neighborhood , good schools, close to town and railway station and beach . Very safe and quiet , properties well maintained and kids friendly . Love my neighborhood!"
  • Trulia User
    "Driving to the train station is easy but parking passes are hard to come by unless you find street parking. waiting list is 18 months. "
  • Trulia User
    "It’s extremely well maintained and picturesque. Also extraordinarily convenient for errands and transit. "
  • Trulia User
    "The neighborhood is gorgeous, private, it Is directly in the forest and has beautiful trees and wildlife and for the most part neighbors keep to themselves"
  • Trulia User
    "the area is near a national forest, the nature is very beautiful and tucked away so it feels extra private"
  • Trulia User
    "This location offers the best of both worlds. Dedicated open space areas and walking trails in the neighborhood make it feel close to nature. The Metro North station is within walking distance and the close proximity of I-95 make commuting easy - about an hour from NYC!"
  • Trulia User
    "Southport is a small little village in Fairfield that is quiet, safe and close to the water. We love walking our dog and kids down to the boat club and little beach. "

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870 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT 06890 is a 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom, 4,977 sqft single-family home built in 1848. 870 Pequot Ave is located in Southport, Southport. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by Smart MLS on Jun 14, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 170402121.