SOLD: $1,425,000, Dec 2012 Come home to this idyllic 4 bedroom/3 bath Connecticut charmer! Pristine condition with updates inside and out, this one-of-a-kind 1940 saltbox colonial blends the character and warmth of a bygone era with the luxury, function and detail of new construction.

This house is filled with light, and has generously proportioned rooms updated with the highest quality fixtures and materials. The first floor has a combined chef’s kitchen and great room, featuring a fireplace, glass-paneled cabinetry, honed limestone countertops, Waterworks fixtures, top of the line appliances and a separate pantry/bar area with built-in wine refrigerator.  Double French doors open onto a lush perennial garden and patio to comfortably extend the living area outdoors. Completing the first level is a living room with the home’s second fireplace, formal dining room with natural stone floor and French doors that also open to the patio, bedroom with built-in bookshelves, and an updated full bath.

Upstairs is a large, bright master suite with walk-in closet, luxury Waterworks bath and home office/nursery. Two additional family bedrooms with built-ins, a second office/homework room and a third updated bathroom complete the second floor.

This home has hardwood floors throughout, freshly painted interior and exterior and energy-efficient Pella Architectural Series windows. The lower level includes an oversized two-car garage and dry basement with extensive storage and 500+ square feet of newly finished mudroom, laundry and kids’ play area.

Completing this special home is a serene park-like property with professional landscaping and extensive custom stonework. Located just 5 minutes from Westport train station, Merritt Parkway, Whole Foods and every convenience, this is a must-see!