279 South Avenue

New Canaan, CT 06840

1/2 Bath
2,808 Sq. Ft.
$552 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 279 South Avenue

MLS #170219845
Year Built1993
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential
Lot Size0.35 AC / 15,245 SF
Taxes$17,519 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyFairfield County

Listing Agent

Toni-Ann Vittoria

William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l


P: (203) 984-1507

M: (203) 984-1507

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Property Details for 279 South Avenue

Direct Waterfront
Swimming Pool
Basement Description
Full, Unfinished
Garage Parking Info
Attached Garage
Garages Number


This picture-perfect in-town beauty has charm, is perfectly sized & impeccably maintained inside and out. The first floor has a beautifully updated kitchen with granite, generously sized family room w/FP, formal dining room with French doors to a screened porch, luxurious 1st floor master suite w/FP, French doors & stunning master bath. All well-appointed and meticulously kept.
3 generously sized bedrooms and full bath complete the second floor. Easy to maintain exterior with tons of curb appeal -
... walk to all. Great condo alternative. Perfection -- move right in!


Listing Courtesy of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l, Toni-Ann Vittoria

Building Information for 279 South Avenue

Stories-Year Built1993Building Size-Lot Size0.35 AC / 15,245 SF

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$7,035 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 279 South Avenue

    Property and Location
  • Postal Code Plus 4: 5818
  • Directions: SOUTH AVE/RTE 124
  • Walk Score: 43
  • Nearby Amenities: Health Club, Library, Park, Private Rec Facilities, Private School(s), Public Pool
  • Elementary School: South
  • Middle Jr High School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Acres Source: Public Records
    HOA and Fees
  • HOA: No
  • Property Tax: $17,519
  • Tax Year: July 2019-June 2020
    Virtual Tour
  • Virtual Tour: No
Interior and Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Exterior Features: Garden Area, Gutters, Porch-Screened, Sidewalk, Underground Sprinkler
  • Waterfront Description: Not Applicable
    Interior Features
  • Interior Features: Auto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Pre-wired, Central Vacuum, Security System
  • Rooms Total: 8
  • Rooms Additional: Laundry Room
  • Attic: Yes
  • Attic Description: Pull-Down Stairs
  • Laundry Room Info: Main Level
  • Appliances Included: Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
  • Fireplaces Total: 2
  • Street View Param: 1$41.137557$-73.49024300000002$219.67$13.33$1.00$EOKjGjLIzjkEvQLi8bkO0Q
  • Room and Floor: Family Room-Main-1, Bedroom-Upper-2, Sun Room-None-1, Dining Room-Main-1, MBR Suite-Main-1, Bedroom-None-1, Kitchen-Main-1, Living Room-Main-1
    Room 1
  • Room Type: Sun Room
    Room 2
  • Room Type: Kitchen
  • Room Length: 19.60
  • Room Width: 10.00
  • Room Features: Bay/Bow Window,Breakfast Nook,Hardwood Floor
  • Room Level: Main
    Room 3
  • Room Type: MBR Suite
  • Room Length: 16.80
  • Room Width: 18.40
  • Room Features: Fireplace,French Doors,Full Bath,Hardwood Floor,Walk-In Closet
  • Room Level: Main
    Room 4
  • Room Type: Living Room
  • Room Length: 15.40
  • Room Width: 14.20
  • Room Level: Main
    Room 5
  • Room Type: Dining Room
  • Room Length: 12.80
  • Room Width: 15.00
  • Room Features: French Doors,Hardwood Floor
  • Room Level: Main
    Room 6
  • Room Type: Family Room
  • Room Length: 14.40
  • Room Width: 13.10
  • Room Features: Fireplace,French Doors,Hardwood Floor
  • Room Level: Main
    Room 7
  • Room Type: Bedroom
  • Room Length: 15.10
  • Room Width: 15.10
  • Room Features: Skylight
  • Room Level: Upper
    Room 8
  • Room Type: Bedroom
  • Room Length: 14.60
  • Room Width: 18.20
  • Room Level: Upper
    Room 9
  • Room Type: Bedroom
  • Room Length: 12.40
  • Room Width: 18.40
    Property and Assessments
  • Bank Owned Property YN: No
  • Color: BEIGE
  • Exterior Siding: Clapboard, Brick
  • Driveway Type: Private, Paved
  • Fuel Tank Location: Non Applicable
  • Foundation Type: Concrete
  • Roof Information: Asphalt Shingle
  • Gross SQFT Per Public Records: 6546
  • New Construction Type: No
  • Construction Description: Frame
  • Year Built Source: Public Records
  • Living Area SQFT Per Public Records: 3057
    Lot Information
  • Lot Description: Dry, Level Lot, Fence - Partial, Professionally Landscaped
  • Parcel Number: 1788926
  • Zoning: 500
  • Cooling System: Central Air
  • Heat Type: Hot Air
  • Heat Fuel Type: Natural Gas
  • Water Source: Public Water Connected
  • Hot Water Description: Domestic
  • Sewage System: Public Sewer Connected
Multi Family
    Income and Expenses
  • Occupied By: Owner

Property History for 279 South Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Sep 9, 2005Closed

Public Record #168697200


+20.5% / yr

May 5, 2003Closed

Public Record #120001085

May 5, 2003Closed

Public Record #120001085


+5.0% / yr

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Public Record #168697200


+20.5% / yr


Public Record #120001085


Public Record #120001085


+5.0% / yr

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 279 South Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$743,890Additions$216,580Total$960,470
Tax Record2019$17,519
Home Facts
Beds4Baths2.5Finished Sq.Ft.3,057 SqFtStories2Lot Size15,246 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1993Zoning500

Schools near 279 South Avenue

South SchoolPublicK-40.4 mi
Saxe Middle SchoolPublic5-80.5 mi
St Aloysius SchoolPrivateK-80.6 mi
New Canaan High SchoolPublic10-120.6 mi

South School

K-4, 0.4 mi, Public


Saxe Middle School

5-8, 0.5 mi, Public


St Aloysius School

K-8, 0.6 mi, Private


New Canaan High School

10-12, 0.6 mi, Public


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

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279 South Avenue is a single family home for sale in New Canaan, CT 06840. This property was listed for sale on August 28, 2019 by William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l at $1,550,000. It has been on the market for a total of 79 days and was last sold on September 9, 2005. Nearby schools include South School, New Canaan High School and Saxe Middle School. 279 South Avenue is a 4-bed, 2.5-bath, 2,808 sqft single family home built in 1993.

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