Classic Colonial. 5 Bedrooms. 4 Fireplaces. Heated Pool & Hot Tub. 2 Large Garage/Barns. Aspetuck River Frontage. Trails. 96.44± Acres.
Winner of the 2007 Historic Preservation Award, this Classic 1783 Colonial is set on 96± picturesque acres in top Merryall location. The property consists of open lawns, ancient stonewalls, majestic trees, mature plantings, hiking and cross-country trails through woodlands leading onto further town trails and frontage on the pristine and bubbling West Aspetuck River. Additionally, a new 44’ pool with hot tub is beautifully sited on the wide lawn, surrounded by stonewalls. Enter this handsome house through a lovely open foyer with a wood burning stove, off which radiate the country kitchen with separate breakfast room and doors leading out to a large stone patio, an exquisite wood-paneled dining room with wood burning fireplace and a living room with wood burning fireplace that leads down to a four season sunroom with French doors out to a patio. Upstairs two separate bedroom wings are joined by a cheerful family room with a wood burning fireplace, vaulted ceiling and a quaint sleeping porch overlooking the grounds. The master suite retains many of the historically important details such as soft pine floors, exposed brick, a fireplace and consists of one and a half baths, a laundry room and a home office. The other wing has three more bedrooms, one with en suite bath, the others share a full bath. Two large two-car garage/barns, one with a spacious loft game room and an antique stone smoke house complete this rare country offering at a great value. Conservation easements.