31 Contentment Island Road, Darien, CT


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About 31 Contentment Island Road

Premier Darien Waterfront Residence on Contentment Island in Private Tokeneke Association! Nestled on 2 acres, this 5-bedroom home and cottage offers panoramic water views, private dock, and 700' of water frontage. Renovated by Hiland Hall Turner Architects and designed by Louise Brooks & Falotico Associates, it retains historic charm with modern amenities. Features include 7 fireplaces, heart of antique pine flooring, and 9'+ ceilings. Main level boasts spacious living areas, gourmet open kitchen, and sunroom. Second floor offers 4 bedrooms with water views, including Primary Suite and sitting room. Third floor includes gym, media room, and additional bedroom/office. Close to downtown Darien, shops, restaurants, train, and award-winning schools! A rare opportunity for coastal living just 40 miles from NYC!

Features of 31 Contentment Island Road

MLS® # 24020994
Price $8,500,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 5.00
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 6,586
Acres 2.00
Year Built 1912
Type Single Family For Sale
Style Colonial
Status Active

Community Information

Address 31 Contentment Island Road
Area Tokeneke
City Darien
County Fairfield
State CT
Zip Code 06820


Amenities Security Services
Features Generator, Programmable Thermostat
Parking Spaces 8
Parking Detached Garage, Driveway
# of Garages 2
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront L. I. Sound Frontage, Dock or Mooring, Access
Has Pool No


Interior Features Audio System, Auto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Available, Open Floor Plan, Security System
Appliances Gas Cooktop, Convection Oven, Microwave, Subzero, Dishwasher, Instant Hot Water Tap, Washer, Electric Dryer, Wine Chiller
Heating Hot Air, Oil
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 7
Has Basement Yes
Basement Full, Unfinished, Storage, Walk-out, Concrete Floor, Full With Walk-Out


Exterior Shingle, Clapboard
Exterior Features Porch-Heated, Porch-Enclosed, Balcony, Porch, Garden Area, Guest House, Stone Wall, French Doors, Underground Sprinkler
Lot Description Level Lot, Professionally Landscaped, Open Lot
Roof Slate
Foundation Concrete, Stone

School Information

Elementary Tokeneke
Middle Middlesex
High Darien

Additional Information

Date Listed May 31st, 2024
Days on Market 19
Zoning R-1
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees 2500
HOA Fees Freq. Annually

Listing Details

OfficeWilliam Pitt Sotheby's Int'l

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