Former Congressman Christopher Shays's Home is Available for $1.595 Million



Former Congressman Christopher Shays's home overlooking Black Rock Harbor is available for $1.595 million.Directly on Black Rock Harbor in Bridgeport with a private stretch of waterfront is a circa-1937 Colonial once owned by former Congressman Christopher Shays. The family friendliness starts with the lifestyle offered by this tiny, tony neighborhood that sits on the Bridgeport/Fairfield line. From the house, kids can ride bikes to the local beach or walk to schools, shops and the many yacht clubs nearby. And everyone strolls the curving promenade along the harbor, and to the movie theaters and train station, just 10 minutes away on foot. Inside the 4,500-square-foot home are five bedrooms and four bathrooms, as well as a third-floor office suite with a balcony and a spiral staircase up to a roof deck. James Millington of William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty has the $1,595,000 listing.

Stats
5 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
4,500 sq. ft.
$1.595 Million

Contact: James Millington at William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty, williampitt.com

The homes decks and balconies make the most of the spectacular view.The home's decks and balconies make the most of the spectacular view.

 

French doors in the living room open to a vast deck.The living room is flooded with natural light.

 

The kitchen includes an island with wine storage and a breakfast area.The kitchen includes an island with built-in wine storage and a breakfast area.

 

The dining room.The dining room.

 

French doors in the master bedroom open to a balcony overlooking the sound.French doors in the master bedroom lead to a balcony overlooking Long Island Sound.

 

The master bathroom.The master bathroom.

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