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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 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 East Maple Street, Windrow Lane, Nutmeg Lane

The New Canaan Building Department on Jan. 23 received an application for a new 3,300-square-foot home on East Maple Street where a house roughly half that size had stood. The 2.5-story house planned for 39 Maple St. will include four bedrooms and full bathrooms, an unfinished attic and two-car garage, according to the building permit application. It will cost about $950,000 to construct, and the builder on the project is Wilton-based PBC Builders Inc., the application said. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for Whiffle Tree Lane, Conrad Road

The town this month issued a building permit for a new 5-bedroom home in the ‘South of the Y’ neighborhood. Located the 1.11-acre lot at 24 Whiffle Tree Lane, where a 1956-built split-level ranch has stood, the new home will include 4,638 square feet of living space—more than doubling the size of the prior home, according to a permit issued Nov. 10. (A demolition permit application for the existing structure came in last month, building records show.)

The new construction is to include five full bathrooms, two half-baths, a fireplace and finished basement, the permit said. It is to be built by New Canaan-based Hoffman Contracting LLC for an estimated $806,000, the permit said. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for Charles Place; Demo on North Wilton Road

Town officials last week approved a permit to build a new home on a .18-acre lot on Charles Place. The 2,214-square-foot house planned for 7 Charles Place will include five bedrooms, three full bathrooms, one half-bath, two fireplaces and a finished attic and basement, according to the permit, issued Oct. 19. It will cost about $375,000 to build, according to the permit. The contractor on the job is property owner Kostantinos Panapakides, it said. Continue Reading →

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