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385 Brookside Drive, UniversityFairfield, CT 06824MLS Number 170017392

  • Price: $850,000The price has recently decreased
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Federal 30-year interest rate: 3.94% last updated on 2017-07-13

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  • 5Bedrooms
  • 3Bathroom
  • 1.14Acreage
  • 3,824Square Feet

Magnificent University Circa 1784 w updates & renovations galore offering the best of both worlds! 5 BRs (4 up) & 2/1 BAs. Original details impeccably preserved, modern updates abound. Gorgeous chef's grade eat-in Kitchen w over-sized island, gas stove, paneled appliances, apron sink, wet bar, granite, Butler's Pantry & large eating area opens to Family w show-stopping original fireplace, beams & stunning mill work. Spacious Living & Dining rooms w beams, built-ins and fireplaces. Bonus room for Home Office, Playroom or Den with custom built-ins, separate entrance. 1st floor Laundry. French doors lead to large private rear deck. Front Porch adds character & the original & reclaimed hardwood floors - gorgeous!! Beams, mill work, paneling, trim & detail - all exquisite! Upstairs massive Master Suite w WIC, sitting area/office & marble spa-like BA inclusive of huge glass stall shower, soaking tub, dual vanity & radiant floors. 3 add'l BRs up. Attached Barn w separate entrance & wood burning stove adds almost 600 sq ft of POTENTIAL for anything your heart desires. Brand new mechanicals, electric & 4 zoned systems. Propane heat/top of line HVAC. All on 1+ acre of beauty. Walk to Osborn, quick drive to town, Merritt and 95. A very special property!

Listed by Lara Hoey and Julie Vanderblue of Higgins Group Real Estate

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170017392
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$850,000
  • Square Feet3,824
  • Virtual TourClick Here
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • ColistofficenameHiggins Group Real Estate
  • Lease purchaseNo


  • Acreage1.14
  • Building ConstructionFrame
  • Lot DescriptionSome Wetlands, Level Lot, Sloping Lot, Treed
  • Driveway TypePrivate, Crushed Stone
  • Garages2
  • Parking Spaces
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolNo


  • Waters ourcePublic Water Connected
  • Cooling SystemCentral Air, Zoned
  • Hot water descriptionPropane
  • Heating FuelPropane
  • Fuel tank locationNon Applicable
  • Heat SystemHot Air, Radiant, Zoned
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemPublic Sewer Connected

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$476,210
  • Milrate base25
  • Milrate total25.82
  • Taxes$12,296
  • Tax YearJuly 2017-June 2018


  • Full Bath2
  • Half Bath1
  • BasementPartial, Crawl Space, Unfinished, Concrete Floor, Interior Access
  • Attic descriptionAccess Via Hatch
  • AtticYes
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathroom3
  • Year Built1784
  • Property StyleColonial, Antique
  • Fireplaces5
  • FoundationStone
  • Garage Parking InfoAttached Garage, Paved
  • New construction typeNo
  • Inlaw apartmentyPossible


  • Amenities
    • Lake
    • Park
    • Playground/Tot Lot
    • Private School(s)
    • Public Rec Facilities
    • Shopping/Mall
    • Tennis Courts


  • Appliances Included
    • Dishwasher
    • Gas Cooktop
    • Gas Range
    • Microwave
    • Oven/Range
    • Range Hood
    • Refrigerator
    • Wall Oven
  • ExclusionsRefrigerator in Butler's Pantry, Washer, Dryer, Wine Fridge, Fireplace Items
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • Remarks addendumStone spring-fed pool in rear of property "as is." Two of fireplaces sealed by previous owner.

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolOsborn Hill
  • High SchoolFairfield Ludlowe


  • Laundry room locationFirst Floor


  • StateCT
  • Zip06824
  • CountyFairfield
  • NeighborhoodUniversity
  • Middle Junior High SchoolFairfield Woods


  • Rooms11
  • Rooms additionalLaundry Room, Mud Room, Workshop
  • Interior featuresAudio System
  • RoofAsphalt Shingle
  • Room count13


  • ColorGold
  • Exterior features
    • Barn
    • Covered Deck
    • Deck
    • French Doors
    • Garden Area
    • Porch
    • Stone Wall
  • Exterior sidingClapboard, Wood

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionBrook


Room LevelRoom TypeRoom Features
MainBedroomFireplace,Hardwood Floor,Wall/Wall Carpet
MainDining RoomBeams,Built-Ins,Dining Area,Fireplace,Hardwood Floor
MainEat-In KitchenDining Area,Granite Counters,Island,Pantry,Wet Bar,Wide Board Floor
MainFamily RoomBeams,Built-Ins,Fireplace,Hardwood Floor,Wide Board Floor
MainHalf BathTile Floor
MainLiving RoomBeams,Built-Ins,Fireplace,Hardwood Floor
MainRec/Play RoomBeams,Book Shelves,Built-Ins,Hardwood Floor
UpperBedroomBeams,Book Shelves,Built-Ins,Fireplace,Hardwood Floor
UpperBedroomBeams,Built-Ins,Wall/Wall Carpet
UpperBedroomBeams,Walk-In Closet,Wall/Wall Carpet
UpperFull BathBuilt-Ins,Double-sink,Stall Shower,Tile Floor,Tub w/Shower
UpperMBR SuiteBeams,Built-Ins,Full Bath,Hardwood Floor,Vaulted Ceiling,Walk-In Closet
UpperMaster BathDouble-sink,Full Bath,Hydro-Tub,Marble Floor,Stall Shower,Vaulted Ceiling

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