Basking Ridge - Shelton CT - Private Colonial Home Community

Real Estate Agent with RealtyQuest/Kinard Realty Group, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate RES.0781237

Chordas Pond Geyser at Entrance to Basking Ridge


Basking Ridge in Shelton CT is a very secluded, nicely maintained Shelton CT single family colonial home community located off Nells Rock Road.

64 attractively designed colonial homes wind through the tree lined streets tucked away behind Chordas Pond with its familiar aerator.  Enter via L'Hermitage Drive condos main entrance and take first left after the pond onto Basking Ridge Road. 



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 Built in 1997 and 1998, common features include:

2 car garages
Gas, forced hot air heat
Central air conditioning
Sewer and city water
Basement, some finished

Homes typically have 3 bedrooms and 2-1/2 to 3-1/2 baths.  Square footage ranges from approximately  2,100 s.f. to 2,700 s.f. with many homes offering additional square footage in finished basements.




Other features which may be included are:

Vaulted ceilings
Palladian windows




A $600 per year homeowner fee covers snow plowing of streets & maintenance of common areas.

Shelton property taxes are among the lowest in Fairfield county and presently average about $5,000 per home, depending on assessment.

If you like walking, hiking, or biking the neighborhood is located a short distance from the Shelton Lakes Recreation Path, a 4.1 mile trail open to biking, walking and horses. Have a dog that needs some playtime?  The Shelton Dog Park is only a few minutes away.

Basking Ridge is very easily accessible to Route 8 via Nells Rock Road with commuting to the Merritt Parkway, Wilbur Cross, I-95, and Metro North.

Local shopping and many restaurants are conveniently located just minutes from this neighborhood. Prefer mall shopping?  Westfield Mall Trumbull and the Connecticut Post in Milford are each about 15-20 minutes away.



If you have questions about Basking Ridge or any other homes for sale in Shelton or the surrounding area, please contact meI will be happy to provide you with complete information about your neighborhood of interest.





If you are buying or selling a Basking Ridge home and would like to know what it's worth, click here for a complimentary Shelton condo market analysis.







Like to see more?  Take a 1:27 minute virtual stroll through this lovely community.


 You may need this map to find these single family colonial homes in Shelton in its private location



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 Basking Ridge Entrance Sign

Basking Ridge - Shelton CT - Private Colonial Home Community


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Ed Silva
RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

Barbara Basking Ridge in Shelton sounds like a nice community and from the photos the colonial homes there are not a cookie cutter all the same design

Nov 06, 2014 09:15 AM #1
Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Barbara,  The Basking Ridge Community in Shelton, CT looks like a lovely community and a place people would like to call home.  Low property taxes and only $500 a year for snow plowing ... all certainly more reasons to love this community.

Nov 06, 2014 09:55 AM #2
Jon Kolsky
Kolsky Realty & Management - Long Beach, CA
Licensed California Real Estate Broker

Barbara Altieri ~ Basking Ridge looks like the perfect place to call home... Thanks for sharing the awesome pictures and video

Nov 07, 2014 12:48 AM #3
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