97 Linden Avenue, Branford, CT
$ 2,150,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#170578863
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyNEW HAVEN
  • CityBranford
  • Zip06405
  • StyleColonial,Victorian
  • Price$ 2,150,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3891
  • Lot Size1.18 Acres
Data Source:
Smart MLS
Property Description

A rare opportunity to own a waterfront property (separated by Linden Ave)! Set above the flood plain so no flood insurance is required. Sitting on 1.18acres of land with inground pool and cabanas, this Iconic Victorian is a landmark property. Built in 1875 with unrivaled, located 15 minutes from New Haven and less that a 2-hour drive to New York City. Property is in need of TLC- great bones and a little care, you can restore her majestic state. With its seafront location and mature plantings including an orchard that boasts apple, peach, plum and cherry trees, herb garden and two berry gardens, this unique property is a rare gem. Stroll the long sandy beach to visit the Owenego Beach & Tennis Club for waterfront entertainment or avail of access to multiple other beaches and swimming areas with floats, diving board and kayak racks. The gardens are a peaceful haven providing its owners with access to two unique worlds. Enjoy the views of the Thimble Islands while basking in the sea breeze on the wrap-around porch in front. Relax in the peace of the back garden as you listen to a symphony of birdsong. Assoc beaches are steps away. It offers 6-7 bedrooms w/ 4.5 baths. The pool was redesigned in 2015 and the custom designed and fitted kitchen featuring cherry cabinetry and Stony Creek granite in 2016. The pool houses with changing rooms, showers, bathroom, and mini-kitchen area were renovated in 2020. Plenty of space for a new owner to put in a tennis court or guest cottage.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Mary T. Murphy Elementary School Francis Walsh Middle School Per Board Of Ed High School
Price History
6/21/2023 Listed $2,500,000
7/28/2023 6% - $2,350,000
11/1/2023 9% - $2,150,000

General Features

Acres 1.18
City Branford
County New Haven
DOM 157
Directions Maple to Indian Neck to S Montewese (rte 146) to Linden
Elementary School Mary T. Murphy
Exterior Features Cabana, Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Patio, Porch
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Heater Type Steam
High School Per Board of Ed
Neighborhood N/A
Pool Description Pool House, In Ground Pool
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Sq Ft Total 3891
Status Active
Street Name Linden
Style Colonial, Victorian
Video Tour Y/N Yes
Year Built 1875
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning res

Interior Features

Basement Description Full With Walk-Out
Cooling System Central Air, Window Unit
Hot Water Natural Gas
Total Bathrooms 5
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 2
Total Rooms 13

Exterior Features

Garage Parking Detached Garage
Lot Description Water View, Level Lot, Fence - Partial
Pool? Yes
Water Source Public Water Connected
Waterfrontdescription Direct Waterfront, Frontage, L. I. Sound Frontage, Association Optional


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 06405

AVG $1.11M
AVG 212
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1971

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