$9,500,000 216 John Street Greenwich, CT

MLS: 170015470   Type: Single Family   County: Fairfield   City: Greenwich   Zip: 06831   Style: Colonial   # Rooms: 15    Stories: 2   Taxes: $70,449

Mortgage $44,601 /mo



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Bydale is a breathtaking 43 acre estate which has been cherished by the same family for nearly a century. The magical setting encompasses frontage on Richmond Hill, John St and Bedford Road. Dating to 1735, an incredibly charming 9 bedroom main house abounds with old world charm. The handsome colonial boasts 5 FPs and wide plank floors with lovely formal rooms. The expansive property features 2 ponds, 2 swimming pools and a clay tennis court. Numerous out buildings incl a guest house where George Gershwin reportedly composed parts of “An American In Paris,” a second guest house, caretaker’s cottage and a barn with office and 3 room apt. The 43 acres are being offered as one parcel, with an approved 8 lot subdivision. Truly an unparalleled opportunity to own a piece of Greenwich history.

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Distance: 2.84 Miles
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Price History

9/15/2017 Listed $10,995,000
2/23/2018 14% - $9,500,000

Elementary School Parkway
High School Greenwich
Neighborhood N/A
New Construction Type No
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Style Colonial
Year Built 1735
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning RA-4

Interior Features

Appliances Included Cook Top, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Basement Description Unfinished
Cooling System Central Air
Fireplaces Total 3
Heat Fuel Type Oil
Heat Type Hot Water
Hot Water Description Oil
Room Count 15
Rooms Additional Laundry Room
Rooms Total 14
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 5153
Sq Ft Est Heated Below Grade 0
Sq Ft Total 5153

Exterior Features

Direct Waterfront Yn No
Foundation Concrete
Garage Parking Info Detached Garage
Garages Number 1
Lot Description Level Lot
Roof Information Slate
Sewage System Septic
Siding Shingle
Swimming Pool Yn Yes
Water Source Private Well
Waterfront Description Not Applicable

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (06831)

Price 9.50M Avg 4.41M

Sqr Feet 5,153 Avg 6,575

Cost / Sqr Ft $1,844 Avg $672

Taxes $70,449 Avg $389,342

Acres 43 Avg 4.18

Visits 69 Avg 12

Days on Site 190 Avg 250

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Keller Williams Prestige Properties
60 Long Ridge Road - Suite 408
Stamford, CT