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Rose Hill offers the best of Southport Village living! This gracious 1856 home, built by a prominent Southport sea captain in the Italianate style, is steps from all village amenities (shops, restaurants, pubs, Pequot Library and Metro North) and the incomparable beauty of Southport Harbor. Large original windows and 9-foot ceilings draw natural light into each room. Well-maintained .41-acre property with mature maples, old stone walls, and lovely, level backyard. Wonderful ground-floor plan yields to double outdoor patios for easy al fresco dining and entertaining. Cedar shake roof, copper gutters, wide plank flooring, arched doorways and other stunning 19th century details. LR and FR both have working fireplaces. Mudroom/Kitchen with new stainless appliances and butcher block counters leads to elegant DR with boxed window and access to charming front porch with views of the sunset over the village. Beautiful second floor landing with custom floor-to-ceiling bookcases. All bedrooms have multiple windows and amazing light – Master with en-suite bath. Finished basement with exposed brick walls and fireplace could be used as an additional bedroom or home office. Golf, sailing, beach, the most beautiful walks anywhere – it’s all here. This home is the epitome of storybook charm and comfort. Make it your own.

Address: 17 Rose Hill Road
State: CT
City: Fairfield
County: Fairfield
Zip Code: 06890
MLS#: 170160524
MLS Area:
Taxes: $20,840

Price History

Date Price Event Change MLS#:
2/10/2019 $1,245,000 List Price -3.86% 170160524
12/7/2017 $1,295,000 List Price 170036792

Assigned School Zones

  • Elementary School:Mill Hill
  • Middle School:Roger Ludlowe
  • High School:Fairfield Ludlowe

Nearby Schools

Eagle Hill - Southport(K-5)
Mill Hill School(K-5)
Giant Steps Connecticut(Preschool-12)
St Thomas Aquinas Elementary School(Preschool-8)3
St Thomas Aquinas Elementary School(K-8)
Giant Steps Connecticut(Preschool-12)
St Thomas Aquinas Elementary School(Preschool-8)3
St Thomas Aquinas Elementary School(K-8)
Tomlinson Middle School(6-8)
Tomlinson Middle School(6-8)
Roger Ludlowe Middle School(6-8)4
Giant Steps Connecticut(Preschool-12)
Fairfield Ludlowe High School(9-12)3
Fairfield Ludlowe High School(9-12)

Interior Details

  • Appliances:Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
  • Amenities:Golf Course, Health Club, Library, Park, Private Rec Facilities, Private School(S), Public Transportation, Tennis Courts
  • Features:
  • Furnished:
  • Floor Type:
  • Cooling:Central Air
  • Heating:Hot Air
  • Basement Details:Full,Partially Finished,Walk-out
  • Fuel:Natural Gas
  • Other Rooms:7

Exterior Details

  • Home Construction
  • Features:Garden Area, Gutters, Patio, Porch, Shed, Stone Wall
  • WaterFront Description:Water Community,Beach Rights,Walk to Water
  • Exposure:
  • Roof Type:Wood Shingle
  • Garage Spaces:
  • Pool:No
  • Utilities:
  • Lot Description:Historic District,Treed,Fence - Partial,Fence - Stone
  • Foundation:Brick,Stone
  • Exterior:Clapboard,Wood
  • Sewer:Public Sewer Connected

Community Details

  • HOA: $0/mo
    Fees Include:
  • Misc:Single Family For Sale

Rental Information

  • Rental Income:$0
  • Rental Number:0
  • Directions:Pequot Ave or Harbor Rd to Rose Hill Rd

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Property Information Last Updated: 2/17/2019 4:34:49 PM
Property Listed By Compass Connecticut, LLC


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