The SpaceBuilt in 1952, this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom mid-century modern house possesses casual charm, ease of circulation and an open-floor plan, in a picturesque tranquil setting. Set on the foot of a hill and surrounded by towering trees, you will feel cocooned in your own grown-up tree house. It's called an upside down house - the bedrooms on the lower level and the living area is on the upper level to make the most of the views.
This house is part of the coastal community of Village Creek, close to Rowayton and South Norwalk.
The designer kitchen is perfect for casual dining and relaxing. Grill on the deck. Kitchen is fully furnished with refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave and a 6 burner gas range. There are local supermarkets, Whole Foods and Trader Joes, that you can shop at,if you are planning more elaborate meals.
Beautiful living areas
The primary living area includes a gorgeous marble fireplace, modern furniture, glass rail deck that look out into marsh and Long Island Sound views
Sunroom adjacent to kitchen makes a perfect spot for napping. Or simply sit on the tree shaded deck and take in the view.
Within the house there are two bedrooms: the master and the second. The master has plenty of natural light and a queen-sized bed. The second bedroom has two twin beds, and room to play. Upstairs, the couches can accommodate up to two more guests in a pinch.
The master bathroom features a step-in tub with shower attachment. The second bathroom has a shower/tub combination and a sink + toilet.
Access to private beach for the neighborhood, is a 3 minute walk
Ideal for couples, group of friends, families with young children, outdoor lovers.
Other Things To Do
Great biking, hiking opportunities.
Explore Coastal Connecticut towns. Stepping Stones Museum for Children (Norwalk), Maritime Aquarium (Norwalk), Westport Playhouse, fine dining in Norwalk and surrounding towns of Westport and New Canaan. Movie theaters, shopping
Just an hour by train or car to NYC, take a day to be out in the Big Apple
Makes a great getaway from the city for an idyllic weekend. Ideally a car is good for getting around.
When you rent the whole house, you have it all to yourself. There will be no one else (including host ) on the property. Provisions for tea and coffee and basic kitchen pantry ingredients will be there for your use. You are free to prepare meals in the kitchen or dine out in neighboring SONO or Westport.
Airports: NYC area - JFK, La Guardia (40 miles), Newark, NJ (60 miles), Hartford Bradley (84 miles)
Amtrak: From Stamford (10 miles) or 3 train stop from South Norwalk
Metro North: Frequent express service to NYC (Grand Central) 1 hour (at least 1 train an hour , more during rush hour) 40 miles
Easy accessibility by road through Interstate 95 (Exit 14) or Meritt Parkway (Exit 37).
More questions? Contact us! Guest AccessGuest Access
Access to all areas of the house. All kitchen equipment and dishes are available for guest use. Pantry ingredients and refrigerator stuff are available for use if specified. Laundry washer dryer available. Interaction with GuestsInteraction with Guests
There will be no other guests on property or the host when you reserve it. However, I am always reachable via phone, email or text and me or my caretaker will meet you upon arrival, if feasible. The NeighborhoodThe neighborhood is extremely quiet and idyllic, while being close to downtown SONO restaurants and bars. The private community beach is a two minute walk from the house, perfect for a day at the beach, a quick swim or a nice walk.
Downtown SONO has vibrant restaurants, movie theaters, galleries and shops.
If you have children, Norwalk makes a great quick escape with it's acclaimed Stepping Stones Museum for Children and the Maritime Aquarium. You can easily spend a day at these two places followed by a day at the beach. Getting AroundEasy access to I95 and Merritt Parkway and Metro North. The house is a five min cab ride from South Norwalk station (1 hour to NYC) Other Things to NoteQuick escape for families ! Visit the acclaimed Stepping Stones Museum for Children and the Maritime Aquarium. Grown ups have a variety of restaurants to choose from in downtown Sono combined with galleries and shops.