26 Old South Salem Road Ridgefield, CT
$ 1,475,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#170389088
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityRidgefield
  • Zip06877
  • StyleBarn
  • Year Built1890
  • Taxes$ 23117
  • Price$ 1,475,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage5477
  • Lot Size5.06 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Chip Neumann with Neumann Real Estate
Data Source:
Smart MLS - 162 - CT
Property Description

“Twin Willows”, a fine Ridgefield residential property, is surrounded by tranquil, rolling lawns and gardens. The 300 ft driveway is flanked by stone walls and shade trees on either side and affords privacy. Formerly part of the Scripps Estate, the main residence boasts walls & ceilings of thick solid concrete construction. The generously appointed living room includes a Belgium brick floor-to-ceiling fireplace, 30 x 35 foot family room with vaulted ceiling rising 18 feet. The bright and sunny master bedroom suite, a privately situated wing, stretches the full width of the rear of the building, and includes a dressing room, built-ins and plentiful closets. In the northwestern corner of the building is a spacious, airy solarium, surrounded on three sides by windows and exits to the beautiful lawn and gardens in the rear of the house. Separate 1,900 sq. ft. Guest house/office/studio behind pool with Great Room, bath, kitchenette, etc. Amidst the idyllic setting of lavish plantings, specimen trees and lush lawns sits a beautiful custom-designed, free form Sylvan pool. A wide apron of hand-selected stone surrounds the pool and makes an excellent area for outdoor entertainment. Twin Willows, designed by an internationally-known photographer and designer is a truly exceptional home and property with an absolutely prime location close to town and one hour commute to New York City.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Veterans Park Elementary School East Ridge Middle School Ridgefield High School
Price History
4/24/2021 Listed $1,799,000
7/16/2021 19% - $1,475,000

General Features

Acres 5.0600
Elementary School Veterans Park
Energy Features Programmable Thermostat, Storm Doors, Thermopane Windows
High School Ridgefield
Middle School/High School East Ridge
Neighborhood N/A
New Construction Type No/Resale
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Under Contract - Continue to Show
Style Barn, Other
Tax Year July 2021-June 2022
Virtual Tour
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Waterfront Description Not Applicable
Year Built 1890
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning Residential

Interior Features

Appliances Included Cook Top, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Attic Description Pull-Down Stairs, Storage Space
Basement Description None
Beds Total 4
Cooling System Ceiling Fans, Central Air
Fireplaces Total 2
Fuel Tank Location Above Ground
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Heat Fuel Type Electric, Oil
Heat Type Baseboard, Hot Water, Zoned
Hot Water Description 80 Gallon Tank, Electric
Laundry Room Info Main Level
Room Count 12
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 5477
Sq Ft Total 5477
Total Baths 6.00
Total Rooms 13

Exterior Features

Driveway Type Private, Crushed Stone, Gravel
Exterior Features French Doors, Garden Area, Grill, Guest House, Gutters, Lighting, Patio, Shed, Stone Wall
Foundation Concrete
Garage Parking Info Attached Garage
Garages Number 2
Lot Description Level Lot, Lightly Wooded
Pool Description In Ground Pool
Roof Information Asphalt Shingle, Wood Shingle
Sewage System Septic
Siding Shake
Swimming Pool Yn Yes
Water Source Public Water Connected


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 06877

AVG $1.54M
AVG $1,298,810
AVG 52
Year Built
AVG 1967

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