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New Construction Planned for Harrison Avenue

The town last week received an application to build a new 2,725-square-foot home on Harrison Avenue. The new house planned for 14 Harrison Ave. will include four bedrooms, five full bathrooms, one half-bath, a finished attic (485 square feet) and finished basement (775 square feet), according to a building permit application received April 30. The new home will cost about $678,750 to build, the application said. The .15-acre property was purchased by a limited liability company in March for $600,000, tax records show. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for West Hills Road, Forest Street

The town on April 4 received an application to build a 7,827-square-foot home on West Hills Road. The new house at 85 West Hills Road will include five bedrooms, six full bathrooms and two half-baths, according to a building permit application. It will include a three-car garage and pool house. It will cost about $2 million to build and the contractor on the job is Greenwich-based Premier Home Builders LLC, the application said. The architect is Neil Hauck Architects LLC of Darien, it said. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for Sturbridge Hill Road

The town on Wednesday received an application to build a 7,321-square-foot home on Sturbridge Hill Road where a house about half that size had stood. The five-bedroom home planned for 61 Sturbridge Road will include five bathrooms, two half-baths, a finished attic and covered back porch, according to a building permit application. The 2.43-acre property was purchased in July for $1.5 million and a permit to demolish the house there was issued four months later. Its new owner is a limited liability company, Fore Group, whose principal is a Farmington man, according to records on file with the Connecticut secretary of the state. The new construction will cost about $1,075,000 to build, according to the application. Continue Reading →

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Demolition, New Construction Planned for Selleck Place

The town last week received an application to build a new, 4,980-square-foot house on Selleck Place. The new home at 28 Selleck Place will include four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, two half-bathrooms, a living room, family room, office, laundry room and finished attic, according to a building permit application filed Nov. 27. It will cost about $750,000 to build, the application said. The town on Nov. Continue Reading →

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New Construction Planned for Orchard Lane

The New Canaan Building Department on July 10 received an application to construct a new home on a .47-acre on Orchard Lane nearly five times the size of the Cape Cod-style house that had stood there since 1947. The house planned for 16 Orchard Lane includes 6,043 square feet of living space, five bedrooms, two full bathrooms and two half baths, according to the building permit application. It will include a total of 13 rooms and will cost about $1 million to build, the application said. The Cape that had stood there was demolished in May, according to town building records. The property itself had been purchased in February for $850,000, tax records show. Continue Reading →

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