$1,500,000 139 Linden Avenue Branford, CT

MLS: N10207412   Type: Single Family   County: New Haven   City: Branford   Zip: 06405   # Rooms: 13    Stories: 2   Taxes: $25,970

Mortgage $7,042 /mo



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Spectacular 270 degree unobstructed water views of Thimble Islands & Long Island Sound. Be mesmerized by the ever changing water, breathtaking sunrises, luminous moonrises and sunsets. Gracious southern facing colonial on 0.8 acres set upon a 30 foot knoll with a rolling green lawn and gardens overlooking Linden Shores Association beach. Updated & remodeled, this classic beach home seamlessly combines all the best features to make it a modern classic. Inside you will find large open airy rooms. The original living room boasts a beautiful Fieldstone fireplace and a wall of windows looking out to the water, with a relaxing screened-in porch. Newly renovated kitchen w/ breakfast bar, gas stove, quartz countertop and an old-fashioned butler's pantry connecting to the formal dining room. Up a few steps is a large great room that features a soaring cathedral ceiling w/ oversized windows , beautiful built-ins & bookcases. and another fireplace and a balcony overlooking LIS. Off of it is a smaller family room area, priv. office, and potential bedroom, w/ full bath. MBR suite w/ sitting room, 2 good sized bedrooms. 3rd fl. has bedroom & exercise room. Ext. features a beautifully landscaped and fenced in backyard with an in-ground heated pool, gardens & spacious deck w/ electrified former dance studio. Att. 5 car garage & gas generator. An unique opportunity to own a home that has been lovingly cared for & in one of the best waterfront locations in Branford. Agent related.

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

John B. Sliney
Distance: 3.2 Miles
Francis Walsh
Distance: 2.47 Miles
Distance: 2.33 Miles

Price History

5/5/2017 Listed $1,995,000
6/27/2017 6% - $1,895,000
8/9/2017 6% - $1,795,000
9/12/2017 6% - $1,695,000
1/23/2018 6% - $1,595,000
6/26/2018 6% - $1,500,000

Elementary School John B. Sliney
Energy Features Generator, Storm Doors
HOA Fee Includes Lake/Beach Access
High School Branford
Hoa Fee Frequency Annually
Intermediate School PBOE
Middle School/High School Francis Walsh
Nearby Amenities Private School(s)
Neighborhood N/A
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Style Other
Virtual Tour https://www.planomatic.com/mls121669
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Year Built 1913

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas Range, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Disposal, Washer, Dryer
Attic Description Finished
Basement Description Partial With Walk-Out, Walk-out
Cooling System Ceiling Fans, None
Fireplaces Total 2
Fuel Tank Location Non Applicable
Heat Fuel Type Natural Gas
Hot Water Description Natural Gas
Interior Features Auto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Available, Cable - Pre-wired, Humidifier, Security System
Laundry Room Location Upper Level
Room Count 13
Rooms Additional Exercise Room, Sitting Room, Workshop
Rooms Total 10
Sq Ft Source Public Records
Sq Ft Total 3701

Exterior Features

Direct Waterfront Yn No
Driveway Type Crushed Stone
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, French Doors, Garden Area, Lighting, Porch-Enclosed, Porch-Screened, Shed
Garage Parking Info Attached Garage
Garages Number 5
Lot Description Water View, Level Lot, Fence - Partial, Fence - Privacy, Professionally Landscaped
Pool Description In Ground Pool, Heated
Sewage System Public Sewer Connected
Siding Shingle
Swimming Pool Yn Yes
Water Source Public Water Connected
Waterfront Description L. I. Sound Frontage, Association Required, Beach Rights, View

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (06405)

Price 1.50M Avg 942K

Sqr Feet 3,701 Avg 2,530

Cost / Sqr Ft $405 Avg $372

Taxes $25,970 Avg $13,079

Acres 0.8 Avg 0.85

Visits 33 Avg 16

Days on Site 437 Avg 143

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eXp Realty Connecticut
Broker of record located at: 15 North Main St, Suite 100
West Hartford, CT