690 Old Academy Road
690 Old Academy Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
Open the door to this warm and inviting classic Jack Franzen designed 1981 country colonial located in the premier section of Greenfield Hill with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths in the main house with a private guest quarters located above the garage with an additional bedroom and full bath. The breath taking entry way makes a visual impact with an open two story foyer w/ a wall of glass windows to soak in the sun. The home expansion, completed in 2000, was done by interior designer Beverly Ellsley to included traditional elements of early American reproduction light fixtures, antique hewn beams and 15" hard pine floors. There are 4 grand stucco fireplaces, a formal dining room w/ a hand stenciled floor and custom built-in cupboards. The open floor plan encompasses an over sized kitchen has a large granite island that stands at the heart of the space with an adjoining family room, dining area and built-in home office desk. The 900 square foot great room w/ vaulted ceilings has a fun oversized wet bar for entertaining. Completing the first floor is a screened porch with slate floor which leads to the heated in ground pool. The outdoor living space is an extension of the house with an expansive bluestone patio overlooking an acre of manicure lawn. The lower level has a large finished playroom. Experience the privacy of this estate w/ the convenience to everything; Greenfield Hill Center, Fairfield center, local beaches & the train station. Home is where life happens.