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Listing 10 out of 390
$1,850,000 For Sale

23 Dogwood Lane
Westport, CT 06880

5 beds, 4 baths | Single Family Home
5,128 sq ft; lot: 2.65 acres - MLS# 170171057
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Authentic Mid-Century home, designed by noted architect, Joseph Salerno, is nestled into the heart of Westport on 2.65 acres. Taking his cues from Frank Lloyd Wright, this organic home embraces its environment inside and out with mid-century details that make it perfectly comfortable for living and entertaining. The massive stone fireplace anchors the Great Room, while the vaulted ceiling with delicate trusses lifts the eye and the spirit . Walls of windows with a built-in banquet, and a cozy library add character to this an impressive central living space. A large 3 season room and generous stone terrace overlook the pool and tennis court. In-town location! Walk downtown for coffee or dinner, library... bike to Compo Beach and Longshore Park, minutes to the train. This sophistocated Mid-Century Modern home is a private retreat less than 50 miles to Manhattan., About the architect: Celebrated Mid-century architect, Joseph Salerno, born in 1915 in Chicago, graduated from Yale University School of Architecture and established his successful firm, Joseph S. Salerno Associates in Westport. His work included homes, places of worship, schools and hotels. He won the highest American Institute of Architect awards for his work on the Curacao Intercontinental Hotel and the soaring United Church of Rowayton; the Church, built in 1962, is among the most recognized examples of this work. 23 Dogwood Lane was Photographed by Frank Lloyd Wright's exclusive photographer, Pedro E. Guerrero. These photographs were presented in a 4 page spread in the 1954 addition of A Treasury of Contemporary Houses, selected by Editors of the Architectural Record. Ask to have a look!


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Single Family Home
  • Listing Status: Active
  • County/Area: Fairfield County
  • Zip Code: 06880
  • Year Built: 1952
  • Subdivision/Neighborhood: Dogwood Lane
  • Elementary School: Saugatuck
  • Middle School: Bedford
  • High School: Staples
  • Sq.Ft.: 5,128 sq ft
  • Style: Contemporary
  • Total Rooms: 10
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Full Baths: 4
  • Basement: Crawl Space
  • Garage: Attached Garage, 2
  • Fireplace: 1, Great Room
  • Lot Size: 2.65 acres
  • Baths: 4
  • Pool or Spa: In Ground Pool,Gunite, Yes
  • Waterfront: Beach Rights
  • Zoning: AA
  • Area: All Areas
  • Appliances Included: Cook Top, Wall Oven, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
  • Association Fee Includes: Snow Removal, Road Maintenance
  • Bedroom 1: 16.00 x 16.00 Main-Level Built-Ins,Full Bath,Parquet Floor
  • Bedroom 2: 16.00 x 15.00 Upper-Level Ceiling Fan,Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Bedroom 3: 19.00 x 11.00 Upper-Level Ceiling Fan,Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Color: Brown
  • Construction Description: Frame
  • Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
  • Dining Room: 29.00 x 14.00 Main-Level Tile Floor
  • Directions: South Compo To Dogwood Lane, Turn Left At Mailboxes With #23 And Then Take The Next Left Into Driveway. House Is Through The Stone Pillars. There Are Arrows Pointing To #23.
  • Exterior Features: French Doors, Lighting, Patio, Porch-Enclosed, Shed, Tennis Court, Underground Sprinkler
  • Exterior Siding: Vertical Siding
  • Family Room: 30.00 x 14.00 Main-Level Built-Ins,Hardwood Floor
  • Foundation Type: Concrete, Slab
  • Fuel Tank Location: Above Ground
  • Full Bath: x Upper-Level Double-sink,Tile Floor,Tub w/Shower
  • Great Room: 38.00 x 20.00 Main-Level Beams,Built-Ins,Fireplace,Parquet Floor,Slate Floor,Vaulted Ceiling
  • HOA: Yes
  • HOA Fee Amount: 600
  • HOA Fee Frequency: Annually
  • Heat Fuel Type: Oil
  • Heat Type: Hot Air, Radiant, Zoned
  • Hot Water Description: Electric
  • Kitchen: 20.00 x 10.00 Main-Level Breakfast Bar,Galley,Tile Floor
  • Laundry Room Info: Main Level
  • Laundry Room Location: Off Kitchen
  • Library: 7.00 x 15.00 Main-Level Beams,Book Shelves,Parquet Floor
  • Lot Description: Rear Lot, On Cul-De-Sac, Some Wetlands, Level Lot, Sloping Lot, Fence - Partial
  • Master Bedroom: 18.00 x 18.00 Main-Level Built-Ins,Full Bath,Parquet Floor
  • Mil Rate Base: 16.860
  • Mil Rate Total: 16.860
  • Nearby Amenities: Golf Course, Library, Park, Playground/Tot Lot, Public Pool, Tennis Courts
  • Office: 10.00 x 13.00 Main-Level Full Bath,Stall Shower,Wall/Wall Carpet
  • Other: 32.00 x 16.00 Main-Level Skylight,Slate Floor
  • Roof Information: Asphalt Shingle, Flat
  • Room Count: 12
  • Rooms Additional: Foyer
  • Sewage System: Septic
  • Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade: 5128
  • Tax Year: July 2018-June 2019
  • Village: In-Town
  • Water Source: Public Water Connected
Courtesy of William Raveis Real Estate
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