161 Dans Highway, New Canaan (Ponus Ridge), CT, 06840 | $4,499,000

Located on one of New Canaan's most desirable West-side streets is this beautiful brick Georgian colonial blends today's modern amenities with the charm and character of yesteryear. Built in 2004, you are welcomed by an intimate foyer with fireplace, inviting formal rooms, paneled wood library/office, gourmet white eat-in-kitchen offering full size refrigerator and freezer & commercial grade appliances, Butler's pantry, plus step down family room with fireplace. Enjoy luxury living in the master suite with double sided fireplace, His/Her bathrooms, sitting/yoga room overlooking the beautiful landscape. Additionally the second floor offers 4 en-suite bedrooms, laundry, plus finished 3rd floor- perfect for office or bedroom. The lower level finishes off this package with playroom, media room, possible nanny bedroom and full bathroom. Other features include 3 car garage, 2. 7 acres, flagstone patio, possible pool/pool house opportunity, minutes to town, Pound Ridge & more. ***There is a lease in place until 6/30/2023 for $18, 500/month. Looking for serious inquiries and flexible timeframe but so worth the wait!! The home can be transferred at closing with a very qualified, viable lease in place. *** There is a lease in place until 6/30/2023 for $18, 500/month. Looking for serious inquiries and flexible timeframe but so worth the wait!! The home can be transferred at closing with a very qualified, viable lease in place.


  • Town: New Canaan
  • Rooms: 12
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Baths: 6 full / 2 half
  • Laundry: Second Floor
  • Style: Colonial,Georgian Colonial
  • Year Built: 2004
  • Garage: 3-car Attached Garage
  • Heating: Hot Air
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Basement: Full,Fully Finished,Interior Access,Garage Access,Liveable Space
  • Above Grade Approx. Sq. Feet: 7,119
  • Below Grade Approx. Sq. Feet: 1,600
  • Acreage: 2.7
  • Est. Taxes: $39,171
  • Lot Desc: Level Lot
  • Elem. School: West
  • Middle School: Saxe Middle
  • High School: New Canaan
  • Appliances: Oven/Range,Wall Oven,Microwave,Refrigerator,Freezer,Dishwasher,Washer,Dryer
  • MLS#: 170478648
  • Days on Market: 136 days
  • Website: https://www.raveis.com
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161 Dans Highway, New Canaan (Ponus Ridge), CT, 06840


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5/6 (30 Yr)
Adjustable Rate*
30 Year
15 Year
Loan Amount $3,599,200 $3,599,200 $3,599,200
Term 360 months 360 months 180 months
Initial Interest Rate** 3.875% 4.625% 4.500%
Interest Rate based on Index + Margin 4.250%
Annual Percentage Rate 4.783% 4.792% 4.762%
Monthly Tax Payment $3,264 $3,264 $3,264
H/O Insurance Payment $125 $125 $125
Initial Principal & Interest Pmt $16,925 $18,505 $27,534
Total Monthly Payment $20,314 $21,894 $30,923

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