8 Ruta Court Westport, CT
$ 1,295,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#170446763
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityWestport
  • Zip06880
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1926
  • Taxes$ 10922
  • Price$ 1,295,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5364
  • Lot Size0.55 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Sandy Ruta with Higgins Group Real Estate
Data Source:
Smart MLS - 162 - CT
Property Description

First time on the market! Sited at the end of a quiet Cul-de-sac in the Long Lots School District, this solidly constructed traditional center hall colonial was remodeled and expanded 55 years ago for and by Ralph Ruta, one of Westport’s finest homebuilders of his time. Upon entering, you are greeted by a spacious front to back living room w/fireplace. Off the center hall is the formal dining room opening to the bright kitchen with bay window, plenty of cabinets for storage and space to handle any family gathering. Enjoy the cozy Family Room w/floor to ceiling Fireplace which opens to the inviting screened porch where you can sit & enjoy the private level backyard and all that nature has to offer. A den, half bath, mudroom/laundry complete the main level. The upper level features a spacious Master Bedroom with two walk-in closets and private bath, three additional bedrooms, full bath, cedar closet & walk-up attic. The lower level is finished with paneled walls, drop ceiling, LED lighting, built-in cabinets & shelving. As a bonus there is a one bedroom apartment with private entrance featuring hardwood floors, family room & dining area, kitchen & balcony, pantry, full bath and laundry ideal as a home office, au-pair, in-law or rental. In addition to recent improvements, this home welcomes your personal touches. Home sold “As Is”. It holds many family memories and is looking for a new family to create their own. Great location convenient to all of Westport’s amenities.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Long Lots Elementary School Bedford Middle School Staples High School
Price History
10/25/2021 Listed $1,295,000

General Features

Acres 0.5500
Elementary School Long Lots
Energy Features Ridge Vents, Storm Windows, Thermopane Windows
Handicap Features Hallways 36+ Inches Wide
High School Staples
In Law Apartment YNP Yes
Middle School/High School Bedford
Nearby Amenities Commuter Bus, Medical Facilities, Shopping/Mall, Stables/Riding
Neighborhood Long Lots
New Construction Type No/Resale
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Under Contract - Continue to Show
Style Colonial
Tax Year July 2021-June 2022
Virtual Tour
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Waterfront Description Beach Rights
Year Built 1926
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning A

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Electric Dryer
Attic Description Walk-up, Floored
Basement Description Full With Walk-Out, Fully Finished, Heated, Cooled, Interior Access, Sump Pump
Beds Total 5
Cooling System Ceiling Fans, Central Air, Window Unit, Zoned
Fireplaces Total 2
Fuel Tank Location Non Applicable
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heat Fuel Type Natural Gas
Heat Type Hot Air, Zoned
Hot Water Description Natural Gas
Interior Features Cable - Pre-wired
Laundry Room Info Main Level
Room Count 10
Rooms Additional Foyer, Laundry Room, Mud Room, Workshop
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 3783
Sq Ft Est Heated Below Grade 1581
Sq Ft Total 5364
Total Baths 4.00
Total Rooms 12

Exterior Features

Driveway Type Private, Paved, Asphalt
Exterior Features Balcony, Gutters, Porch-Screened, Stone Wall
Foundation Block
Garage Parking Info Attached Garage
Garages Number 2
Lot Description On Cul-De-Sac, Level Lot, Treed
Roof Information Asphalt Shingle, Flat
Sewage System Public Sewer Connected
Siding Shingle, Shake, Wood
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 06880

AVG $3.39M
AVG 42
Year Built
AVG 1974

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