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New Construction on Briscoe and Hawthorne Roads, Valley Lane

The town on Tuesday received an application to build a 6,080-square-foot home on a 6-acre Briscoe Road lot where a 1953-built modern-style home less than half that size now stands. The new 6-bedroom home at 92 Briscoe Road will include five full bathrooms, two half-baths, two fireplaces and a partially finished basement and attic, according to the building permit application. It will cost about $850,000 to build, according to the application, and the architect and contractor on the job is the property owner. The property had been purchased for $1,128,000 in July 2014, tax records show. ***

A new, 4,816-square-foot home is planned for a vacant 2.25-acre lot on Valley Lane, according to a building permit application filed last week with the town. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for Lambert Road

Town officials on Wednesday received an application to build a new 6,300-square-foot house on a Lambert Road property, roughly tripling the size of the home that had stood there before. The five-bedroom house at 134 Lambert Road will include five full bathrooms, two half-baths, a three-car attached garage and unfinished attic and basement, according to the building permit application. It will cost about $1.2 million to build, the application said. The contractor on the job is Norwalk’s Patrick Meenan, and the architect is Tucker Chase of Stratford, the application said. It’s a 1.06-acre lot in the 2-acre zone. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for Parting Brook Road

A new single-family home is planned for a 2-acre lot on Parting Brook Road where a 1956-built Cape Cod-style house had stood. The house at 36 Parking Brook Road will include 5,031 square feet of living space, according to a building permit application submitted April 17 to the town. To be built by Darien-based Fox Hill Builders and designed by Mansfield’s New England Design Inc. will have six bedrooms and full bathrooms, one half-bath, a partially finished basement that includes a full bath and a three-car garage, the application said. The home will cost about $1.8 million to build, it said. The property had been purchased in March 2015 for $690,000, tax records show. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for West Hills Road

A 10,585-square-foot house is planned for a West Hills Road lot where a 1956-built ranch-style home about one-third that size now stands. The new house at 198 West Hills Road will include five bedrooms, four full bathrooms and two half-baths, according to a building permit application filed March 16 with the town. It is to be built for an estimated $1,190,000 by Jericho, N.Y.-based Woodcrest Homes LLC. The home was designed by D Peters Designs LLC of Wilton, according to the application. The 2.17-acre property was purchased for $1 million in January, tax records show. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for Valley Road

Town officials last week issued a permit to build a new, 7,600-square-foot home on Valley Road where an 1846-built antique about one-third that size stands. The 2-acre property at 867 Valley Road was purchased last June for $801,500, tax records show. Its new owner is a limited liability company whose principal is a Smith Ridge Road woman, according to records on file with the Connecticut Secretary of the State. The planned home, to be built by the New Canaan-based owner (the architect is New York City-based Lifeform), will have six bedrooms, six full bathrooms, two half-baths, four fireplaces and a three-bay attached garage. According to its original building permit application, filed in August, the home also will have a playroom in the attic, living room, dining room, study, kitchen and family room. Continue Reading →

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