Historic home across from Fairfield Town Hall has stood the test of time in spite of three attempts by the British to burn the house in 1779. Centrally located to beach, town, train, annual town festivities, this home offers generous living space. The home is optimal for entertaining with its spacious rooms and easy flow. The detached carriage house has a two-bedroom legal rental and a one-bedroom in-law suite for your extended family. Much of its 1766 charm has been maintained such as the wide floorboards and walk-in wood-burning fireplace in the dining room. The gourmet kitchen and updated baths offer the comfort and convenience of modern living. The level backyard is very private, and both the main house and the carriage house have terraces. An outdoor shower leaves the beach sand outside. 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths in the main house; 2 bedrooms, 1 bath in the legal rental; the Carriage House has a gas fireplace and loft space on the second floor for additional work space and entertaining space. The driveway is crushed shell.