"Sound of Music" Star's Former Home for Sale - NBC 7 San Diego

"Sound of Music" Star's Former Home for Sale



    A waterfront mansion in Darien that used to to be home to "The Sound of Music" actor Christopher Plummer is for sale for $12.5 million.

    Plummer owned and resided in the home at 209 Long Neck Point Road at one time. He is known for several acclaimed roles like Captain Von Trapp in "The Sound of Music" and his Oscar-winning performance in 2012 as Hal Fields in "Beginners."

    The 148-year-old beach-side home along Long Island Sound has "200 plus feet of direct waterfront," as well as more than two acres of "manicured grounds, including a private beach, system pool/spa and expansive stone terrace,' according to Halstead Property's website.

    The real estate group also lists the house as having a gourmet kitchen, a formal dining room, a library, an office, a guest suite with beach views, four balconies, five fireplaces, central air conditioning, a gym, a full bath and sauna and a recreation room.

    There are also four "en-suite bedrooms and a luxurious master suite" that has "his/her baths" and two walk-in closets, according to Halstead Property.

    For more information, contact real estate agent Eileen Hanford at 203-656-6570or ehanford@halstead.com.