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53 Contentment Island R

,
Darien,  Connecticut

House

$19,950,000

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Truly an inspirational and magical setting that offers unparalleled panoramic sky and water views of Long Island Sound. Rich with history, formerly owned by the Charles Lindbergh family and the backdrop for famous painter John Frederick Kensett whose works are on display at the Met. Available for the first time in 40 yrs, this is a rare opportunity to own 3 acres at the tip of Contentment Isl. in Tokeneke Assoc. with private beach, over 1000' of direct waterfront, 8 acres of the Fish Islands, dock and 34 acres of oyster beds. Imagine building your dream home in a dream come true location where sunrise and sunsets are daily rites of passage. Redniss and Mead completed on-site septic testing for 8BR engineered system w/designed plan.

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Financial TimesHot Property Remote Location

53 Contentment Island Road, Darien, Connecticut, US, $19.95M Where: At the tip of Contentment Island, on the Connecticut Gold Coast, about a 90-minute drive to downtown New York, and 50...
Financial Times - Saturday, October 18, 2014

AOL Real EstateFor Sale Historic Seaside Estate Owned By Charles Lindbergh

Here's your chance to own a sandy piece of history. The Connecticut Gold Coast property, which Charles Lindbergh bought in the 1940s after the infamous kidnapping...
AOL Real Estate - Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The Real DealThe 15 Priciest Homes For Sale In The NYC Suburbs

If you’re sick of squeezing into New York City apartments but still want to stay within commuting distance, these amazing homes might pique your interest. But be ready to shell...
The Real Deal - Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Daily VoiceHome Formerly Owned By Charles Lindbergh For Sale In Darien

DARIEN, Conn. – A Darien home formerly owned by the Charles Lindbergh family recently came on the market and includes 3 acres of land at the tip of Contentment Island....
Daily Voice - Friday, July 11, 2014

Darien News-ReviewFormer Lingbergh Property Rich In History

Land Lindbergh still remembers running around on the property his parents -- famed aviator Charles and Anne Lindbergh -- purchased at 53 Contentment Island Road from John Sherman Hoyt just...
Darien News-Review - Monday, May 26, 2014

The Connecticut PostFormer Lingbergh Property Rich In History

DARIEN -- Land Lindbergh still remembers running around on the Darien property his parents -- famed aviator Charles and Anne Lindbergh -- purchased...
The Connecticut Post - Saturday, May 24, 2014

Stamford AdvocateFormer Lingbergh Property Rich In History

DARIEN -- Land Lindbergh still remembers running around on the Darien property his parents -- famed aviator Charles and Anne Lindbergh --...
Stamford Advocate - Saturday, May 24, 2014

Houston ChronicleConn Home Formerly Belonging To Charles Lindbergh Lists For 20 Million

If you want to own a piece of American history and have a healthy chunk of change to spend, you might consider the former home of famed aviator Charles Lindbergh...
Houston Chronicle - Friday, May 16, 2014

Holly Saunders Hawes

Contact Agent Holly Saunders Hawes
Licensed in Connecticut
Tel: (203) 656-6521
Cell: (203) 858-5538
hhawes@halstead.com

David K. Hawes

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Licensed in Connecticut
Tel: (203) 656-6524
Cell: (203) 856-4775
dhawes@halstead.com

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Licensed in Connecticut
Tel: (203) 656-6521
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Property Details

Web #:99059837
Price: $19,950,000
Real Estate Tax: $136,221.00
Mortgage Calculator Approx. square ft: 2,889 sf
Acreage: 11.00
Property Type: House

Residence Information

Rooms: 8.0
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 3.5
Built: 1953
Facade: Shingle
Water: City Water
Sewer: Septic

Features

Formal Dining Rm Foyer Awnings Library 2 Fireplaces Waterfront

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