The late actress Katharine Hepburn's home along the Connecticut shore has sold for $11.5 million after several years on the market.
William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty agent Colette Harron says the 8,400-square-foot (781-sqare-meter) home in Old Saybrook sold Aug. 25. She says the home has six bedrooms and sits on 1.5 acres overlooking Long Island Sound.
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The buyer's name has not been disclosed.
The seller was New York developer Frank Sciame. He bought the original 4-acre (1.6-hectare) property for $6 million in 2004, a year after Hepburn died at the Colonial-style home at age 96. He made extensive renovations and tried to sell the property for $30 million.
A second house built by the developer on a separate 1.3-acre parcel of the original estate remains listed at about $5.9 million.