Walk to town & arrive at the train to NYC in only 5 minutes, from this updated 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath colonial w/ a finished lower level, a mudroom, and a low maintenance deck. Prominently sited on a lovely half-acre parcel, 17 Whitney Street is in a quiet neighborhood within walking distance to nearby amenities such as Trader Joe's, Winslow Dog Park, Levitt Pavilion, Country Playhouse, Westport Library, top-rated restaurants & the vibrant Westport downtown area. As you enter this classic colonial, you will immediately notice the abundance of natural light that fills every room. The newly refinished hardwood floors add elegance & the carefully curated light fixtures accentuate the beauty of every space. Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms with 1st and 2nd-floor primary bedroom suite options. The primary bedroom suite features a spa tub, luxe shower, double sinks, heated flooring, and Carrera marble countertop, floor & shower surround. The stunning great room features wood beams & a floor-to-ceiling wood-burning fireplace. The oversized deck leads to a private yard with mature trees, a large children's playground area & a future pool site. The sewer assessment has been paid, offering the new owners the ability to convert to town sewer if desired (under 10k est.). Located only 2.8 miles from the Westport Train Station and close to Compo Beach, this home is also close to top-rated schools. Staples is ranked the #1 public high school in CT. Seller can close quickly.