$3,495,000 ($613.16 per sqft)

Est. Mortgage $17,903/mo *

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63 Park Street, New Canaan, CT, 06840

63 Park Street, New Canaan, CT, 06840

10 rooms

3 beds

3 Full / 1 Half baths



5,700 sqft

A rare opportunity to own one of New Canaan's most recognized and iconic properties. This Greek Revival house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and offers a history all its own. Originally home to the New Canaan Country School and then famed editor and publishing legend Maxwell Perkins who read and edited the manuscripts of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. The home was subsequently offices* and home to Richard Bergmann, renowned architect/landscape architect, who created the unique in-town gardens featured in multiple publications over the years including in the Smithsonian's Archives for American Gardens. The current owner has upgraded all the mechanicals and exposed original architectural details and wide plank floors. This majestic home is now waiting for the new owner to make it their own. * This property has been granted a special permit to be used as a business with up to 8 employees without the requirement that the owner be in residence, ---




Single-family residential

Laundry Remarks:

2nd floor




2-car Detached Garage, Barn


Heat Pump, Hot Air, Zoned


Central Air, Zoned

Energy Features:

Generator, Programmable Thermostat


Full With Walk-Out, Heated, Cooled, Interior Access, Walk-out, Liveable Space



Est. Taxes:






Lot Description:

Corner Lot

Elementary School:


Middle School:

Saxe Middle

High School:

New Canaan

Days on Market:



Electric Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Disposal, Compactor, Washer, Dryer

MLS #:


Community Info

School Info

East School

Rating: 10/10

Enrollment: 535

Distance: 0.84 Miles

Community Rating:

Saxe Middle School

Rating: 10/10

Enrollment: 1,334

Distance: 1.14 Miles

Community Rating:

South School

Rating: 10/10

Enrollment: 519

Distance: 1.15 Miles

Community Rating:

New Canaan High School

Rating: 9/10

Enrollment: 1,284

Distance: 1.26 Miles

Community Rating:

New Canaan Country School

Enrollment: 592

Distance: 1.42 Miles

Community Rating:

West School

Rating: 10/10

Enrollment: 484

Distance: 1.61 Miles

Community Rating:

Connecticut Friends School

Enrollment: 51

Distance: 2.16 Miles

Community Rating:

Parkway Christian Academy Happy Time Nursery

Enrollment: 80

Distance: 2.46 Miles

Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy

Enrollment: 338

Distance: 2.79 Miles

Community Rating:

Villa Maria Education Center

Enrollment: 65

Distance: 3.03 Miles

Community Rating:

The Children's School

Enrollment: 113

Distance: 3.21 Miles

Community Rating:

King School Inc

Enrollment: 697

Distance: 3.25 Miles

Community Rating:

Mater Salvatoris College Preparatory School

Enrollment: 25

Distance: 3.35 Miles

All Saints Catholic School

Enrollment: 514

Distance: 4.17 Miles

Community Rating:

Trinity Catholic High School

Enrollment: 429

Distance: 4.32 Miles

Community Rating:

The Catholic Academy of Stamford

Enrollment: 180

Distance: 4.32 Miles

Community Rating:

Winston Preparatory School

Enrollment: 91

Distance: 4.37 Miles

Community Rating:

Our Lady of Fatima School

Enrollment: 181

Distance: 4.57 Miles

Community Rating:

Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School

Enrollment: 104

Distance: 4.57 Miles

The Montessouri School

Enrollment: 142

Distance: 4.64 Miles

Seven Acres Montessori

Enrollment: 125

Distance: 4.64 Miles

Community Rating:

Grace Christian School

Enrollment: 33

Distance: 4.67 Miles

Community Rating:

Belden Hill Montessori

Enrollment: 24

Distance: 5.04 Miles

Our Lady Of Grace Nursery School & Kindergarten

Enrollment: 123

Distance: 5.18 Miles

Community Rating:

The Canaan Ridge School

Enrollment: 39

Distance: 5.28 Miles

Community Rating:

The Long Ridge School

Enrollment: 83

Distance: 5.47 Miles

Community Rating:

The Mead School

Enrollment: 145

Distance: 5.55 Miles

Community Rating:

Pierrepont School

Enrollment: 153

Distance: 6.43 Miles

Community Rating:

Pear Tree Point School

Enrollment: 68

Distance: 6.76 Miles

Community Rating:

Landmark Preschool

Enrollment: 145

Distance: 6.78 Miles

The Stanwich School

Enrollment: 282

Distance: 7.61 Miles

Community Rating:

Waterside School

Enrollment: 119

Distance: 7.67 Miles

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School Information courtesy of GreatSchools

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