THE HARRIS RESIDENCE

1 Riverview Drive, Norwalk, CT 06850

 

The Harris Residence dates back to 1927. The home once belonged to the Auchinchloss family, cousins of Jackie Kennedy. This three story, 4,000-sf colonial doubled in size in 1998 and then recently was renovated again by the Harrises. They reconfigured the dining room, refinished wood floors, painted and added new furnishings.

The home has all new exterior cedar wood shingles, cedar shutters, a new paint job and extensive new plantings around the property. The Harris Residence features 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a powder room, a TV room, a home office, a kitchen and eat-in area with a wood burning fireplace. The two-level living room includes a wood burning fireplace and French doors leading to a wrap-around porch. The dining room has double French doors to the deck. There is a finished basement with another wood burning fireplace.

The house comes with a 3-car garage, with a circular entrance driveway and a large service driveway. The backyard features the Silvermine River running through it with huge old trees and stone work throughout. The Harris Residence is just down the road from The Silvermine Tavern and Silvermine Arts Center. Silvermine, Connecticut is a picturesque and historic artists community which occupies 16 square miles in Norwalk, New Canaan and Wilton. It boasts of its famous writers, artists and musicians. The location is under an hour drive from New York City and 45 minutes from New Haven.

Now available for film and television production use, the Harris Residence is ready for your next film project.

 
 
 

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