253 Rivergate Drive

Wilton, CT
$ 2,395,000 Beds 5 Baths 7 Sq 9,032 Virtual Tour
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Handsomely sited on two private resort-like acres, this timeless Nantucket Style home forms an idyllic family compound. Adjacent to a 21-acre wildlife preserve, you can enjoy fishing and hiking along peaceful walking trails lacing the bucolic landscape and the west bank of the Saugatuck River. Custom-built by celebrated architect Tim Geitz, it's open floor plan is timeless in design, offering an elevator to four levels of luxury, comfort and quality living spaces. A fantastic 2-story home office w/ walls of glass and gas fireplace, as well as a separate well-appointed library, offer ideal spaces for everyone to work and learn from home. A large 4-season sunroom and cooks kitchen w/ breakfast room invite you to the outdoor kit, terraces, pool and spa. Retreat to the master suite balcony with a glass of wine, overlooking the serene setting or unwind in the jacuzzi in spacious spa-bath with heated floors. Amenities abound including a 3rd level media room, a state-of-the-art home gym and a walk-out LL that invites you to a game of pool or a drink at the bar after choosing a bottle from the 500-bottle wine cellar. Whole house generator. You never want to leave home, yet close to Wilton, Weston and Westport town centers. PLEASE NOTE: YEARLY TAXES AS OF JUNE 2021 WILL BE ESTIMATED $8,000 LESS AS NEW ASSESSMENT HAS BEEN CONFIRMED.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 2,395,000
  • Lot Size
  • 2.01 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Sqr Footage
  • 9,032
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 6
  • Year Built
  • 2009
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 2
  • City, Zip
  • Wilton
  • Taxes
  • $ 54102
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • MLS#
  • 170345466
  • Zip
  • 06897
Listing Provided by: Michelle Genovesi with William Raveis Real Estate
Data Source: Smart MLS - 162 - CT



Acres 2.0100
Elementary School Miller-Driscoll
Energy Features Generator, Humidistat, Programmable Thermostat, Ridge Vents
Exclusions Please see the list on supplements
Handicap Features 32 Minimum Door Widths, Hallways 36+ Inches Wide, Hard/Low Nap Floors, Roll-In Shower
High School Wilton
Middle School/High School Middlebrook
Nearby Amenities Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Playground/Tot Lot, Tennis Courts
Neighborhood South Wilton
New Construction Type No/Resale
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Active
Style Colonial
Tax Year July 2020-June 2021
Virtual Tour https://app.immoviewer.com/landing/unbranded/5f894c9b7b42f706434fcde7
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Waterfront Description River, Walk to Water
Year Built 2009
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning R-2

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Freezer, Icemaker, Dishwasher, Wine Chiller
Attic Description Finished, Heated
Basement Description Full With Walk-Out, Fully Finished, Heated, Interior Access, Sump Pump
Beds Total 5
Cooling System Central Air
Fireplaces Total 6
Fuel Tank Location In Basement
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 2
Heat Fuel Type Oil, Propane
Heat Type Hot Air, Radiant
Hot Water Description Oil, Propane
Interior Features Audio System, Cable - Pre-wired, Elevator, Humidifier, Intercom, Security System
Laundry Room 2nd floor
Room Count 14
Rooms Additional Exercise Room, Laundry Room, Mud Room, Wine Cellar
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 9032
Sq Ft Total 9032
Total Baths 8.00
Total Rooms 13

Exterior Features

Driveway Type Circular, Heated
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, French Doors, Grill, Lighting, Patio, Porch, Shed, Stone Wall
Foundation Concrete
Garage Parking Info Attached Garage
Garages Number 4
Lot Description Dry, Level Lot, Treed
Pool Description In Ground Pool, Spa, Heated, Gunite
Roof Information Wood Shingle
Sewage System Septic
Siding Shingle, Cedar
Swimming Pool Yn Yes
Water Source Private Well


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Wolcott, CT office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Miller-Driscoll Elementary School
Middle School Middlebrook Middle School
High School Wilton High School

Price History

10/16/2020 Listed $2,595,000
4/16/2021 8% - $2,395,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 06897

AVG $1.34M
AVG $3,141,730
AVG 20
Year Built
AVG 1968


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253 Rivergate Drive Wilton, CT is a Single Family Home for sale at $2395000 with 9032 sqft and a lot size of 2.01 Acres Acre(s). 253 Rivergate Drive Wilton has 5 bedrooms, 6 baths and was built in 2009. The property's zip code is 06897 which is in Wilton, CT

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