Country Retreat in Roxbury, CT
Charming Converted Barn & Cottage. Building Lot. Views. Premier Location. Abuts Protected Land. 13.86± Acres.

Once the country retreat of Walter and Carole Matthau, these two charming cottages hold 198 years of memories from the original farming families to the lives of the rich and famous. Located on coveted Tophet Road, the cottages are set on 6.73± acres with an additional 7.13± acre cleared lot on Schoolhouse Road with driveway path, identified building site and views. The converted barn has two bedrooms, open floor plan, wideboard floors, fireplace, exposed beams, built-ins and air conditioning. Large windows overlook long sweeping meadow and gardens. A set of sliders open to a blue stone patio with a flowered covered pergola. The petite and precious guest cottage was built in 1820 and includes one to three bedrooms, one bath and enjoys the same pastoral view. This ideal sanctuary is framed by protected land across the street and by the 34± acre parcel to the left and behind the property donated to the Roxbury Land trust by Mr. & Mrs. Matthau. All the ingredients for the perfect country retreat.
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