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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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LLC Buys Neighboring Homes on Park Street, Demo Permit Issued for One

The New Canaan Building Department on Tuesday issued a demolition permit for a 1926-built Colonial on Park Street. The 1,408-square-foot home at 137 Park St.—and its neighbor to the south—also were sold this week to what appears to be a newly formed limited liability company, reserved in the name ‘137 Park Village LLC.’

No data about who is involved in the company is yet available in Connecticut Secretary of the State records. The home at 143 Park St. sold for $1,375,000, while the home at 137 Park St. sold for $825,000, according to their property transfers. Continue Reading →

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