The Home of “Driving Miss Daisy” Actress for Sale

Jessica Tandy, who won an Oscar for Best Actress for her role in the 1989 film "Driving Miss Daisy," owned this classic Connecticut estate until her death in 1994. According to Curbed, the lavish home is now for sale for $1.195 million. Take a tour of the posh home that even includes a three-car garage with an attached apartment where the new owner could easily host a chauffeur — just like Miss Daisy herself.

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Jessica Tandy who won an Oscar for Best Actress for her role in the 1989 film "Driving Miss Daisy" owned this classic Connecticut estate until her death in 1994. According to <a href="http://curbed.com/archives/2012/03/06/driving-miss-daisy-star-jessica-tandys-country-house.php" target="_blank">Curbed</a>, the lavish home is now for sale for $1.195 million. Take a tour of the posh home that even includes a three bay garage with an attached apartment where the new owner could easily host a chauffeur just like Miss Daisy herself.
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A view of the exterior of the 4,000 square foot main house and the detached three-car garage and apartment.
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The late actress and her actor husband Hume Cronyn owned this estate until Tandy's death in 1994, though Curbed points out that there's no telling how the place has changed since the famous couple lived here.
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A view of the family room. The exposed wood, built-in bench and windows capture the estate's rustic elegance.
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A sweeping view of Tandy's former living room.
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To this day, Tandy remains the oldest female actor to win an Academy Award.
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A look at the late actress' elegant former dining room where she and her husband likely dined.
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The country estate boasts this kitchen, which features pearl white cabinetry, an exposed wood-beamed ceiling, and a large center island.
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The sweet kitchen opens up directly to the family room.
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The 1963 estate boasts five bedrooms.
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Tandy's character Miss Daisy would feel right at home in this classy country estate.
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The Connecticut house, which sits on 4.58 acres in Easton, features 4.5 bathrooms.
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A view of one of the bedrooms.
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A look at the large sky-lit study.
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The gorgeous estate comes with a swimming pool.
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A view of the pool house.
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