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❤️ Your Silvermine Hideaway, nestled in nature.

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Entire home
hosted by Scott & Wendy
  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1 bath
Great for remote work
Fast wifi at 202 Mbps, plus a dedicated workspace in a private room.
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Welcome to the Silvermine Hideaway™. Come escape and recharge. Just 1 hour to NYC by car or train. Close to the beach, restaurants, and many attractions. Just a mile from Graybarns and the Silvermine Art Center.

Light and airy, this fully equipped and spacious home is comfortable, serene, and convenient.

The property overlooks a private yard and provides a quiet place to work or relax. The outdoor sunken patio with grill will soon be your favorite spot.

We can't wait to welcome you.

The space
Nestled in the center of historic Silvermine in Norwalk, CT, this secluded getaway has everything you need. Sitting at the hilltop of a quiet dead-end street, you’ll be close to everything, but miles away from everyday life. Located just over 1 hour from New York City by car or train, we are convenient to both I95 and the Merritt Parkway. 90 minutes to LaGuardia or JFK airports, and just 30 minutes to White Plains airport.

Our unique space is perfect for grandparents visiting a new grandchild, individuals or couples searching the area for a new home or waiting for their new home to be ready, brides preparing for the big day, or anybody who just wants a serene and beautiful place to relax.

The smart lock allows for keyless self-check-in at your convenience, and motion lights will welcome any nighttime arrivals. The video doorbell allows you to communicate with the host if there are any issues.

In the living room, you’ll find a large and comfortable sectional couch with plenty of cushions and cozy throw blankets. Read a book, take a nap, do yoga, or just relax in front of the 55” Smart TV. Sign into Netflix, Prime, or any other streaming account, or watch any of the free services. Central Air Conditioning and Heat ensure comfort during your stay, and the large windows and french doors provide ample light throughout the day. The interior design welcomes you and inspires your creativity.

The fully equipped kitchen has everything you need to enjoy meals at home: coffee maker and hot water kettle, toaster and microwave, full oven, refrigerator, and dishwasher. All the cooking utensils, spices, pots & pans, and tools are here. And there’s plenty of storage for your groceries.

The bedroom features a top-of-the-line Serta California King bed with a memory foam topper, extra pillows, and plenty of blankets. The unique headboard is an antique barn door from a local Silvermine property. Want to sleep in? Blackout curtains combined with blinds ensure complete privacy.

The oversized bathroom includes a spa setting with a large walk-in shower, jumbo soft towels, extra-large closet, and thoughtful amenities such as soap/shampoo sets, hairdryer, international plug adapters, and magnifying mirror.

Lastly, the office provides a quiet place to work, play chess, draw, or simply enjoy the views of the garden and yard. Doors separate the office from the rest of the living space for quiet if needed. Our large mid-century desk has plenty of workspace, and the drawers lock in case you need to secure anything during your stay. Hi-Speed mesh WiFi ensures plenty of bandwidth for all your devices. The office couch even folds down to a twin bed for an emergency overnight guest.

Outside, you can relax with a glass of wine while you watch the sunset from your private sunken patio. In spring and summer, enjoy the gardens and flowering plants. In autumn, the fall foliage is simply amazing. Roll out the large awning to create a virtual outdoor room, or grill up your dinner on the Weber propane barbeque. We even have an outdoor 110v outlet for EV charging.

You have a dedicated laundry room with a full-size washer and dryer should you need it during your stay. Detergent is provided along with an ironing board and iron.

This 1000 sq. ft. getaway is all on one level, and although we are not fully ADA compliant, it was designed to accommodate people with mobility issues (ie: wider doorways).

Some guests have stated they feel like they’re in a secluded cottage. However, it is attached to the main house and shares one wall, but you will have complete privacy and solitude.

We can’t wait to meet you.

Scott & Wendy

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Garden view
Public or shared beach access
Kitchen
Fast wifi – 202 Mbps
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
55" HDTV with HBO Max, Hulu, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+
Free washer – In unit
Free dryer – In unit
Security cameras on property

Where you’ll be

Norwalk, Connecticut, United States

You may never want to leave all this comfort, but should you choose to venture out, you’ll find a vast array of attractions and unique experiences within a few short miles. See our list of favorites below. We are blessed with amazing restaurants, covering every type of cuisine. You’ll find an impressive selection of 5-star restaurants at Yelp.com or Google Maps, but look below for some of our hidden gems.


Our favorite places to visit:

Mercantile at GrayBarns. Less than a mile away, you can easily walk to this charming café/shop. Featuring an amazing breakfast and lunch menu as well as a curated selection of gift items, you’ll fall in love. Mercantileatgraybarns.com

The Lime Restaurant. Cozy place with health-conscious meals. Great salads, veggie fare, plus meat options. limerestaurant.com

Café Dolce. Don’t let the strip-mall location fool you. Once inside, this fantastic French-style bakery makes you feel like you’re in Europe. All baked goods are made on site each day, and the crepes are some of the best. Cafe-dolce.com

Valencia. As featured on Diners Drive-ins and Dives, this Venezuelan beach food destination has the best empanadas and arepas you’ve ever tried. Very popular for dinner…be sure to make a reservation. Valencialuncheria.com

PinStripes at the SoNo Collection mall. Go for the amazing food, stay to bowl a few games. Upscale fun meets fine dining. Pinstripes.com


Nearby destinations to add to your agenda:

Less than 1 mile:

Tavern at Gray Barns. Amazing food, but VERY popular…we recommend a reservation far in advance. tavernatgraybarns.com

The Inn at GrayBarns. Popular destinations for weddings. graybarns.com

Silvermine Horse Farm. Check their schedule for riding shows. silverminefarmct.com

Silvermine Art Center. Gallery, gift shop, and classrooms. Check their website for class schedules. silvermineart.org

Silvermine Market. Great nearby spot for breakfast and lunch. silverminemarket.com

Mercantile at GrayBarns. Fantastic food, unique gifts, amazing coffee. One of our favorites. mercantileatgraybarns.com

LizSue Bagels. Voted best in CT year after year. lizsuebagelsinc.com

A&S Italian Market. Like visiting Arthur Avenue, only MUCH closer. They have a large selection of prepared meals that just need to be heated. angelosspecialties.com

Little Tokyo. Amazing sushi and authentic dishes in this cozy spot. sushihenry.com


Within 5 miles:

South Norwalk Train Station. Access to MetroNorth to New York, Danbury, and New Haven. Daily non-resident parking available. Just an hour on the train to all of Manhattan's sights and attractions. new.mta.info/agency/metro-north-railroad

SoNo Collection shopping mall. One of the newest and largest malls in CT. thesonocollection.com

Merritt 7 Business Complex. In case you HAVE to work. merritt7.com

Calf Pasture beach (non-resident parking available). Wonderful beach on Long Island Sound. Fish from the pier, volleyball, bocce, and kayak launch. Miniature Golf just outside beach entrance. norwalkct.org/2094/Calf-Pasture-and-Shady-Beach

Norwalk Community College. Classes from Cooking to Art appreciation. norwalk.edu

Norwalk Maritime Aquarium. Amazing exhibit of marine life, coastal treasures, and special installations throughout the year. maritimeaquarium.org

Isaac Street Murals. A growing outdoor art scene like the early days of Miami’s Winwood Walls. madweare.com

Norwalk Art Space. thenorwalkartspace.org

New Canaan glass house museum. theglasshouse.org

Lockwood Mathews Mansion. lockwoodmathewsmansion.com

Stew Leonard’s World famous grocery store. stewleonards.com

Sheffield Island lighthouse. ctvisit.com/listings/sheffield-island-lighthouse

Oak Hills Public Golf Course. oakhillsgc.com


Seasonal events:

Oyster Festival (first weekend in September). seaport.org/norwalk-oyster-festival

Sound on Sound Music Festival 9/24-9/25 2022. soundonsoundct.com

Norwalk Boat Show. boatshownorwalk.com

St. Anne’s Italian Festival (usually last weekend in July). stannclub.org

Fireworks on the Sound (4th of July)
St George Greek Festival (usually last weekend in August). stgeorgect.org


Other nearby attractions:

Stamford‘s Bartlett Arboretum (8 miles). bartlettarboretum.org

Nod Hill Brewery (12 miles) Impressive selection of craft beers with food trucks. Nodhillbrewery.com

Rye Playland amusement park (seasonal - 23 miles). playland.com

Bass Pro Shop Outdoor World, Bridgeport (19 miles). Something for every outdoor activity. Plus fudge! Basspro.com

Mongers Market Bridgeport (17 miles). Massive collection of vintage and unique dealers under one roof. mongers-market.com

Aquila’s Nest Vineyard (30 miles) Great selection of wines for tasting. aquilasnestvineyards.com

IKEA New Haven (35 miles) ikea.com

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Hosted by Scott & Wendy

Joined in January 2017
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We love Silvermine! We’re thrilled to call it our home.

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We’ve worked to ensure you’ll have everything you need during your stay, so you can just show up and relax. The Silvermine Hideaway is designed to be your home away from home, and we will work tirelessly to make sure you have a wonderful stay.
We’ve worked to ensure you’ll have everything you need during your stay, so you can just show up and relax. The Silvermine Hideaway is designed to be your home away from home, and…

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