14 Adams Lane, New Canaan CT

Simply The Best. Designed by Wadia Associates and custom built by Country Club Homes Inc. this HOBI Award winning authentic Shingle Style home is nothing short of an architectural masterpiece. An oilstone driveway is flanked by working gas lanterns that are centered not on the front door, but rather the stone tapered chimney, and offer the first clue you’ve entered a property like no other. Combining true American Shingle Style design features, with the latest in energy saving technology, the 7,000 sq/ft home has 5 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. ”Casual elegance” is achieved by utilizing an enfilade strategy creating distinct areas and rooms, but with open sight-lines allowing for the effortless mix of formal and informal space. A private oasis complete with stunning pool, pool house and grounds. Minutes to New Canaan’s town center.

Offered at $5,395,000

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5 N. Wilton Road, New Canaan CT

SOLD  4/30/2020 $5,600,000

Set on in an enviable 7.5 gated acres, this brick Georgian compound is the epitome of sophisticated country elegance. Surrounded in beautiful gardens with rolling lawns and specimen trees creating idyllic privacy, it also features a completely renovated carriage/caretaker’s house, a Lord and Burnham greenhouse, a guest house with second 4-car garage (perfect for the collector), tennis court, and a heated pool with entertaining terrace; and a charming pool house with pergola.

Inside, finely-detailed appointments on every level include beam ceilings, custom millwork and cabinetry, rich paneling, and beautifully carved fireplaces. An inviting entry with an elegant curved-staircase; a richly paneled study with fireplace and walls of custom cabinetry; a spacious gourmet kitchen with bespoke cabinetry, butler’s kitchen, and separate breakfast room; and a sleek three-exposure sun room with coffered ceiling, tall windows, and French doors to the pool and gardens create a luxurious setting for entertaining.

The lower level features a paneled billiards room with coffered ceiling and side full bar with media center, a state of the art home theater with lounge seating for 12, a wine cellar, and an exercise room with full bath, steam shower and sauna. A spacious master suite with tray ceiling, custom cabinetry and private balcony also features dual luxury baths and fitted dressing closets. Moments to every convenience and easy access to major highways and trains, this perfect Georgian estate is truly incomparable. 

135 Mill Road, New Canaan, CT

SOLD  7/24/2019 $920,000

Perched atop a hill in the historic art community of Silvermine, this sunny center hall colonial offers wonderful space for both formal and informal living.  A peaceful 15 minute walk by the river takes you to the Silvermine Market, Silvermine Art Guild, the newly opened Gray Barns Tavern and Inn, and the 40 acre Fowler Preserve.


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Wendy Fog Real Estate

Wendy Dixon Fog
Realtor, GRI

203-979-6277


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    19 Lakeview Avenue, New Canaan, CT

    SOLD 11/01/2018

    This spacious and bright corner unit townhouse lives like a small house, but with the ease of a condominium. Located in the sought after Canaan Mews complex.With an easy stroll to the village’s restaurants, shops, library and train this is a great location!

     

    Summer Camps for Kids in New Canaan

    Take heart…the arrival in the mail of summer camp brochures and registrations heralds longer days and better weather. The choices range from art, music and performing arts to playing with bugs and learning about the natural world around us, from a bevy of soccer, field hockey, specialized sports camps,   to all encompassing activity camps….the list is long, the options amazing.

    The New Canaan Recreational Department holds the Waveny Day Camp for kids 7-11, Camp Pee Wee for kids 5 & 6 and a Tiny Tot camp which consists of arts and crafts, stories and outdoor play. The camps are subject to a lottery system so be in touch as soon as possible.  Waveny pool has swimming, diving and water polo teams competing in the Fairfield County League along with individual swimming lessons.

    The New Canaan YMCA has extensive summer programs from Camp Mini for children 3-5, and Y-Ki for kids k-6 to their Sports Camp for grades 1-7 encompassing swimming, golf, basketball, tennis, gymnastics, leadership training and a special cares camp.

    Camp Playland is celebrating it’s 55th year and it’s highly regarded summer program of swimming, music, dance and drama, athletics and a host of additional activities serves children 3 through entering 6th grade.

    The New Canaan Nature Center has a host of programs including a Mommy and Me session with live animals, a Summer Camp where kids get to explore the marvels of nature and  learn wilderness skills, the Adventure Camp for children 10-14 with off site visits, hiking, paddling and an overnight experience and a Teacher-Naturalist in Training program for 14-17 year olds who gain leadership and environmental experience .

    The Silvermine Art Guild holds their art camp from July through August where children can discover the wonders of oil paint, charcoal, clay, wood, watercolor and come home wonderfully colorful and thrilled to share their masterpieces.

    Toddlertime Nursery School offers innovative drop off programs for children ages 21 months until kindergarten in a secure and nurturing environment led by early childhood professionals.  This summer program is rich in imagination, creativity and hands-on (wonderfully messy) fun.

    The list goes on….Talk with other parents… and please check with these and other organizations for up to date information.

    Rev your engines.. Caffeine and Carburetors is Back!!! April 22, 2018- New Canaan’s premier car event

    Forget the robins and the sprouting daffodils…this event truly signals the beginning of spring!

    Caffeine & Carburetors has become a celebrated gathering of automotive enthusiasts located in New Canaan, Connecticut. Doug Zumbach, owner of Zumbachs Coffee, began hosting these get-togethers in 1995 with only a handful of sports cars aficionados.  C&C has now grown to approximately 1500 spectacular automobiles and motorcycles and is a wonderful chance for motor fanatics, as well as the average layperson and family, to socialize and appreciate these beautiful machines.

    There are four events this year held in alternating venues starting in the heart of downtown and then moving to New Canaan’s 300-acre Waveny Park.  The event starts early with cars arriving around 8:00 am and exiting by 11:00. So grab a cup of coffee and join us!

    It is the best free car show on the Eastern seaboard!

    2018 Schedule:

    April 22 – Downtown
    June 17 – Waveny Park
    September 16 – Downtown
    October 21- Waveny Park

    Caffeine and Carburetors is a way to indulge the gear head in all of us, whether you are two legged or four! For more information please visit our website…you’ll get the gist.  Caffeineandcarburetors.com

     

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