New Canaan Group Seeks Way To Save Historic Property

NEW CANAAN, Conn.— A hearing on saving the historic property at 441 Canoe Hill Road, formerly 8 Ferris Hill Road, will be held Thursday, March 24 at 10 a.m. at the New Canaan Historical Society.

8 Ferris Hill Road in New Canaan

8 Ferris Hill Road in New Canaan

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New Canaan Building Official Brian Platz received a letter objecting to the demolition of the antique structure on the property on Wednesday.

A joint working committee, informally called the 8 Ferris Hill Group, formed of representatives and members of the New Canaan Preservation Alliance and the New Canaan Historical Society, and others concerned with saving the property, are working with the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation to save the antique home on the property.

Click here for more information about the 8 Ferris Hill Group.

Those interested in the preservation of the home or for more information should contact, the Historical Society at or the New Canaan Preservation Alliance at

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