Late 19th century carriage house, originally part of Frederick Sturges Estate located near The Sturges Cottage seen today on Mill Plain Common (Historic Review attached). Its architectural elements can be seen in design of Fairfield Museum and History Center at Town Hall. Home features entry gate to private flagstone courtyard. Original wide front door has a sister door at far end, opening to lawn with mature plantings, bordering gardens. Cozy reading room w/ full bath. Home has two convenient staircases. Beautifully decorated living rm w/ large windows Lovely gardens planted by historic landscape architect. Country kitchen in keeping with age of home with modern amenities: stainless appliances, honed granite and mahogany countertops. Spacious dining room has French doors leading to enclosed screen porch. Front stairs lead to large master suite. This 30 foot wide high ceiling retreat has cozy sitting area, walk-in closet and full bath. A loft looks down onto your room. Two additional bedrooms with original windows look on courtyard and formal gardens. Back staircase to 2nd sitting/loft area for teens or kids. Fourth bedroom with skylight is tucked into cozy space opposite sitting area. Property lovingly cared for and updated by owners of 34 years. Recent updates are a high-efficiency gas furnace, gas hot water, central air and lawn irrigation. Enjoy hidden historic gem with 2,746 square feet, walking distance to commuter trains, schools and downtown restaurants and shopping.