☆ Estate for Sale Sharon CT - Elyse Harney RE - Litchfield County
Elyse Harney Real Estate

Magical Country Estate

$2,275,000 • 3670 sq.ft. • 45.41 acres • 4 BR • 3 BA • 1 Half BA
Sold Closing Price: $2,000,000 • Closing Date: 03/26/2015
This private 45-acre property is enchanting from the minute you approach over a twisting and captivating brook. As you enter Plum Creek Farm through the gate, the Ponds and Formal Tapestry Gardens become visible. Your breath is taken away before you even reach the gorgeous home, which grandly overlooks the rolling meadows and winding stone walls.… Read More

This private 45-acre property is enchanting from the minute you approach over a twisting and captivating brook. As you enter Plum Creek Farm through the gate, the Ponds and Formal Tapestry Gardens become visible. Your breath is taken away before you even reach the gorgeous home, which grandly overlooks the rolling meadows and winding stone walls. Features include 4 beautiful Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, custom Kitchen, formal Dining Room, Library, and large Living Room which opens to a classic bright Sunroom overlooking the Stone Terrace, Gardens, 2 Ponds, and Caretaker’s Cottage/Guest House/Barn with 4 stalls; this spectacular property is perfect for horses.

Click to view online article by The Garden Conservancy on this properties spectacular Gardens

Click to view recent article in Connecticut Cottages and Gardens Magazine

Click to view online recognition of this property on BerkshireStyle.com

Featured in The Garden Conservancy, Connecticut Cottages and Gardens Magazine, and on BerkshireStyle.com.

 

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This private 45-acre property is enchanting from the minute you approach over a twisting and captivating brook. As you enter Plum Creek Farm through the gate, the Ponds and Formal Tapestry Gardens become visible. Your breath is taken away before you even reach the gorgeous home, which grandly overlooks the rolling meadows and winding stone walls. Features include 4 beautiful Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, custom Kitchen, formal Dining Room, Library, and large Living Room which opens to a classic bright Sunroom overlooking the Stone Terrace, Gardens, 2 Ponds, and Caretaker’s Cottage/Guest House/Barn with 4 stalls; this spectacular property is perfect for horses.

Click to view online article by The Garden Conservancy on this properties spectacular Gardens

Click to view recent article in Connecticut Cottages and Gardens Magazine

Click to view online recognition of this property on BerkshireStyle.com

Featured in The Garden Conservancy, Connecticut Cottages and Gardens Magazine, and on BerkshireStyle.com.

 

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Sharon, Connecticut – Litchfield County

EH# 2716 MLS# L146130

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Listing Location

498 Cornwall Bridge Road Sharon, CT 06069


Residence Description

Plum Creek Farm

has been featured on CBS News, The Trade Secrets Garden Tour, and was the cover story of the May 2013 LCT Magazine.

First Floor

wide-board pine floors crown moldings and paneled doors throughout entrance from stone terrace
Front Hall: two story with dramatic Palladian window and chandelier, coat closet
Living Room: (27' x 15'5'') fireplace with Historic mantle, beamed ceiling, tinted plaster walls, two pairs of French doors to:
Enclosed Sunroom: (25' x 16') bluestone floor, bead-board ceiling, 4 pair French Doors to Front Terrace and Gardens, built so that could support a Second Floor
Library: (14'5'' x 14') fireplace, built-in bookshelves and cabinets
Dining Room: (18' x 14'5'') paneled walls, bay area with French doors to Gardens
Half Bath: pedestal washbasin
Kitchen: (23'7 x 18') eat-in, pantry closet, woodstove with brick hearth, custom wood paneled cabinets, beamed ceiling, granite counters, granite island with Bosch electric stove with 5 burners and remote vent, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, double Bosch wall ovens, built-in Sharp microwave, French doors to front, door to:
Stone Terrace: (24' x 16') awning, built-in bench, surrounded by Gardens MUDROOM to GARAGE

Second Floor

Staircase from Kitchen
Bedroom: (18' x 15') tray ceiling, carpet, three closets including one cedar
Full Bath: shower, pedestal washbasin

Second Floor

from Main Staircase
Master Bedroom: (18'5 x 15'5) fireplace, carpet, Dressing Room, oversized windows (could be replaced with doors) to:
Porch: (25' x 16') could be finished as living space
Master Bath: Jacuzzi bath, steam shower
Bedroom: (14' x 12'4'') custom paint, carpet, closet
Bedroom: (14' x 12'4'') wide-board pine floors, double closet
Full Bath: tub/shower, Maytag stacked washer/dryer

Garage

2-bay attached

Caretaker's Cottage/Guest House / Barn: 2,160 sq ft Living Space
First Floor: Great Room with cathedral ceiling
Lower Level: 2 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath
Stable Level: 4 horse stalls, Tack Room
Roof: 2011 (lifetime warrantee)
Heat: oil fired hot air

Features

Caretaker's Cottage
Formal Tapestry Gardens
Japanese Crabapple Orchard
Two Ponds with fountain and waterfall
Rock and Perennial Gardens
Riding Ring
Brook - Stonewalls - Deer Fence
Privacy

Pertinent Facts

Location: 498 Cornwall Bridge Road, Sharon, CT 06069
Land Size: 45.41
Map: 6
Lot: 67
Vol.: 100
Page: 505
Survey: #1373
Zoning: RR
Year Built: 1987 with 2000 addition
Square Footage: 3,670 sq ft
Easements: currently 40.40 acres are in Forest 490 designation - this would have to be reinstated by the Buyer
Total Rooms: 9; BRs: 4; BAs: 3.5,
Basement: partial and crawl
Foundation: poured
Hatchway: no, stairs from Kitchen
Laundry Location: Second Floor Hall Bath
Floors: wide-board wood, carpet, ceramic tile
Exterior: stained wood clapboard
Driveway: crushed stone - resurfaced 2004
Roof: wood shingle 2005 (30 year life)
Electronic Gate Opener: 2012
Heat: Hot Air furnace 2009
Oil Tanks: two 275 gallon tanks in Basement
Air-Conditioning: Central Air 2000
Hot water: 82 gallon electric hot water heater
Water Conditioning System: 2010
Sewer: two septic systems - Main House and Guest House
Water: private well, underground garden watering system
Electric: 200 amp
Generator: wired to accept portable unit (included) 2012
TV and Internet: Comcast Cable
Appliances: included as described
Exclusions: garden ornaments
Mil rate: $13.25 Date: 2014
Taxes: $11,472.65 -Currently 40.40 acres are in Forest 490 designation- Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $2,275,000
Sold:: 3/26/15
Selling Price:: $2,000,000
Residence

Plum Creek Farm

has been featured on CBS News, The Trade Secrets Garden Tour, and was the cover story of the May 2013 LCT Magazine.

First Floor

wide-board pine floors crown moldings and paneled doors throughout entrance from stone terrace
Front Hall: two story with dramatic Palladian window and chandelier, coat closet
Living Room: (27' x 15'5'') fireplace with Historic mantle, beamed ceiling, tinted plaster walls, two pairs of French doors to:
Enclosed Sunroom: (25' x 16') bluestone floor, bead-board ceiling, 4 pair French Doors to Front Terrace and Gardens, built so that could support a Second Floor
Library: (14'5'' x 14') fireplace, built-in bookshelves and cabinets
Dining Room: (18' x 14'5'') paneled walls, bay area with French doors to Gardens
Half Bath: pedestal washbasin
Kitchen: (23'7 x 18') eat-in, pantry closet, woodstove with brick hearth, custom wood paneled cabinets, beamed ceiling, granite counters, granite island with Bosch electric stove with 5 burners and remote vent, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, double Bosch wall ovens, built-in Sharp microwave, French doors to front, door to:
Stone Terrace: (24' x 16') awning, built-in bench, surrounded by Gardens MUDROOM to GARAGE

Second Floor

Staircase from Kitchen
Bedroom: (18' x 15') tray ceiling, carpet, three closets including one cedar
Full Bath: shower, pedestal washbasin

Second Floor

from Main Staircase
Master Bedroom: (18'5 x 15'5) fireplace, carpet, Dressing Room, oversized windows (could be replaced with doors) to:
Porch: (25' x 16') could be finished as living space
Master Bath: Jacuzzi bath, steam shower
Bedroom: (14' x 12'4'') custom paint, carpet, closet
Bedroom: (14' x 12'4'') wide-board pine floors, double closet
Full Bath: tub/shower, Maytag stacked washer/dryer

Garage

2-bay attached

Caretaker's Cottage/Guest House / Barn: 2,160 sq ft Living Space
First Floor: Great Room with cathedral ceiling
Lower Level: 2 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath
Stable Level: 4 horse stalls, Tack Room
Roof: 2011 (lifetime warrantee)
Heat: oil fired hot air

Features

Caretaker's Cottage
Formal Tapestry Gardens
Japanese Crabapple Orchard
Two Ponds with fountain and waterfall
Rock and Perennial Gardens
Riding Ring
Brook - Stonewalls - Deer Fence
Privacy
Pertinent Facts
Location: 498 Cornwall Bridge Road, Sharon, CT 06069

Land Size: 45.41

Map: 6

Lot: 67

Vol.: 100

Page: 505

Survey: #1373

Zoning: RR

Year Built: 1987 with 2000 addition

Square Footage: 3,670 sq ft

Easements: currently 40.40 acres are in Forest 490 designation - this would have to be reinstated by the Buyer

Total Rooms: 9; BRs: 4; BAs: 3.5,

Basement: partial and crawl

Foundation: poured

Hatchway: no, stairs from Kitchen

Laundry Location: Second Floor Hall Bath

Floors: wide-board wood, carpet, ceramic tile

Exterior: stained wood clapboard

Driveway: crushed stone - resurfaced 2004

Roof: wood shingle 2005 (30 year life)

Electronic Gate Opener: 2012

Heat: Hot Air furnace 2009

Oil Tanks: two 275 gallon tanks in Basement

Air-Conditioning: Central Air 2000

Hot water: 82 gallon electric hot water heater

Water Conditioning System: 2010

Sewer: two septic systems - Main House and Guest House

Water: private well, underground garden watering system

Electric: 200 amp

Generator: wired to accept portable unit (included) 2012

TV and Internet: Comcast Cable

Appliances: included as described

Exclusions: garden ornaments

Mil rate: $13.25 Date: 2014

Taxes: $11,472.65 -Currently 40.40 acres are in Forest 490 designation- Taxes change; please verify current taxes.

Offered at: $2,275,000

Sold:: 3/26/15

Selling Price:: $2,000,000



Agent Contact Information

Elyse Harney Morris
elyse@harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200x102
(860) 318-5126
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Juliet Moore
JMoore@HarneyRE.com
(860) 435-2200, Ext. 112
(860) 480-0546
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