$12,500,000 16 Shennamere Road Darien, CT

MLS: 170045862   Type: Single Family   County: Fairfield   City: Darien   Zip: 06820   Style: Contemporary   # Rooms: 9    Stories: 1   Taxes: $75,549

Mortgage $58,685 /mo



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Important, Iconic, and World Recognized. This livable four bedroom masterpiece of 20th century design by acclaimed Architect Richard Meier is available for sale for the first time in 50 years. Incomparable clear views of Long Island Sound facing South. A true retreat with a private beach less than one hour from New York City. As architectural critic Paul Goldberger states “It is rare that an architect creates an iconic image at any point in his or her career....Richard Meier was 31 when he produced the design for the Smith House( 1967) in Darien, Connecticut, one of those buildings that ...defined the American domestic architecture of an era....”

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Distance: 1.35 Miles
Distance: 2.52 Miles
Distance: 2.65 Miles

Price History

1/23/2018 Listed $14,500,000
5/21/2018 14% - $12,500,000

Elementary School Tokeneke
High School Darien
Middle School/High School Middlesex
Neighborhood Tokeneke
New Construction Type No
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Style Contemporary
Virtual Tour Yn No
Year Built 1967
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning R-1

Interior Features

Appliances Included Oven/Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Basement Description None
Cooling System None
Fireplaces Total 2
Fuel Tank Location Non Applicable
Heat Fuel Type Electric
Heat Type Baseboard
Hot Water Description Electric
Interior Features Cable - Pre-wired
Laundry Room Info Main Level
Room Count 9
Rooms Additional Sitting Room
Rooms Total 9
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 2874
Sq Ft Est Heated Below Grade 1056
Sq Ft Total 3930

Exterior Features

Direct Waterfront Yn Yes
Exterior Features Porch, Terrace
Foundation Slab
Garage Parking Info Detached Garage
Garages Number 2
Lot Description On Cul-De-Sac, Water View, Professionally Landscaped
Roof Information Other
Sewage System Septic
Siding Wood
Swimming Pool Yn No
Water Source Public Water Connected
Waterfront Description Direct Waterfront, Ocean Frontage, Beach, Walk to Water

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (06820)

Price 12.5M Avg 2.47M

Sqr Feet 3,930 Avg 4,239

Cost / Sqr Ft $3,181 Avg $583

Taxes $75,549 Avg $56,997

Acres 1.5 Avg 1.13

Visits 612 Avg 22

Days on Site 153 Avg 137

Walkscore® 1 Avg 24

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Tina Luft
Broker of record located at: 15 North Main St, Suite 100
West Hartford, CT