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Own a Private Island in Connecticut

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Tavern Island
(Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)

Just an hour from New York City, Tavern Island in Norwalk, Conn, consists of a 3.5-acre compound, with a 6,000-plus square-foot Tudor-style main house; boathouse with guest quarters; caretaker’s house; and tea house. Also included is a 75-foot-long swimming pool; several private beaches; and a dock protected by a seawall. Over the years, the property has played host to Marilyn Monroe, Barbra Streisand, and Lillian Hellman. List price: $11 million. Take a photographic tour of its grounds below. For more information, click here.

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Main House Exterior (Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Living Room (Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Master Suite (Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Boathouse Interior (Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Boathouse Exterior (Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Caretaker’s Cottage (Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Teahouse Interior (Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Pool (Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)
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Fire Pit (Courtesy of Christie’s International Real Estate)