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Dream property time! Two houses on two waterfront acres in Connecticut. Circa 1917. $5,290,000

March 3, 2022

This sure is a dream property! The houses are so pretty! The homes were built at two different times. One was built in 2008. The other was built in 1917. They are located on 1.96 acres in Westport, Connecticut. The homes are situated on Compo Mill Cove. There is a private foot bridge and a private beach. There are panoramic water views of Long Island Sound and Mill Cove. Once an old mill community, there are now only 19 homes left. The house built in 1917 is the oldest. Five bedrooms, three bathrooms and 2,069 square feet. $5,290,000

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From the Zillow listing:


Prime Real Estate doesn’t get any better than living on the point of Compo Mill Cove. This property is surrounded by panoramic water views of beautiful Long Island Sound and Mill Cove. Walk across the private footbridge and enter this idyllic compound with two homes on a private beach. Compo Mill Cove is a treasured peninsula, reminiscent of a bygone era where nature surrounds you and quiet fills the air. Take in the abundant bird and sea life and find peace on the water while kayaking, paddle boarding or sailing. 42 Compo Cove is a perfect 1-bedroom cottage built in 2008 by Michael Greenberg Assoc, perched right on the water with an expansive deck to take in the stunning views. 44 Compo Cove is an authentic seasonal 4-bedroom home built in 1917 with a classic beach house wooden interior and a cozy stone fireplace. A wrap-around porch and stone patio allow for outdoor living and plenty of room for entertaining all summer long while enjoying the 750 feet of private sandy beach frontage. Once a remote mill and farming area, today there are just 19 homes on Compo Cove. 44 Compo Cove is the oldest original house remaining, built in 1917 with both its original framing and fireplace still intact. Private location yet groceries and packages can be conveniently delivered right to your door. This property may be purchased with 48 Compo Mill Cove which is being offered as land or you can build your dream home. A one-of-a-kind chance to own a piece of Westport history!


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