Elyse Harney Real Estate

WILDWOOD HOUSE circa 1880

$695,000 • 5988 sq.ft. • 2.62 acres • 9 BR • 9 BA • 2 Half BA
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This commodious shingle & clapboard “English Country” home is gently sited just South of the Historic Norfolk CT Green, amongst other architecturally significant estates dotting the lush mountainside neighborhood. Wildwood House and gardens afford numerous spaces for the en vogue English Country “weekend gatherings” from… Read More

This commodious shingle & clapboard “English Country” home is gently sited just South of the Historic Norfolk CT Green, amongst other architecturally significant estates dotting the lush mountainside neighborhood. Wildwood House and gardens afford numerous spaces for the en vogue English Country “weekend gatherings” from New York and Boston. With its multiple bedrooms and baths, open and flowing public rooms and massive brick and stone courtyard, this home can accommodate a variety of guests and events. Gather for cocktails and dinner parties, or hide away in a secret nook. The architectural details of Wildwood House pull the eye from one room to another and back again, providing an engaging setting for every weekend dreamer or year round resident. A short walk away is Stanford White’s famous fountain on the Green. Across from the fountain you will discover the rare stained glass windows of Battel Chapel, designed and installed by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Beyond the Chapel lies the lush sprawling satellite campus of Yale University’s Summer School of Music and Art. The historic village of Norfolk also offers an unparalleled vintage Library, Historical Society, fine dining and shopping. Infinity Music Hall presents performances by noted popular entertainers. Thousands of acres of protected land surround the bucolic village, presenting a beautiful natural environment for hiking, cross country skiing and swimming. Wildwood House is the perfect country home.

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This commodious shingle & clapboard “English Country” home is gently sited just South of the Historic Norfolk CT Green, amongst other architecturally significant estates dotting the lush mountainside neighborhood. Wildwood House and gardens afford numerous spaces for the en vogue English Country “weekend gatherings” from New York and Boston. With its multiple bedrooms and baths, open and flowing public rooms and massive brick and stone courtyard, this home can accommodate a variety of guests and events. Gather for cocktails and dinner parties, or hide away in a secret nook. The architectural details of Wildwood House pull the eye from one room to another and back again, providing an engaging setting for every weekend dreamer or year round resident. A short walk away is Stanford White’s famous fountain on the Green. Across from the fountain you will discover the rare stained glass windows of Battel Chapel, designed and installed by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Beyond the Chapel lies the lush sprawling satellite campus of Yale University’s Summer School of Music and Art. The historic village of Norfolk also offers an unparalleled vintage Library, Historical Society, fine dining and shopping. Infinity Music Hall presents performances by noted popular entertainers. Thousands of acres of protected land surround the bucolic village, presenting a beautiful natural environment for hiking, cross country skiing and swimming. Wildwood House is the perfect country home.

In the Community of:

Norfolk, Connecticut | Litchfield County

EH# 3244 MLS# L10041147

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Residence Description

First Floor

Entrance: (15×15) fireplace, oak floors, 2 half baths
Living Room: (28×13) French doors, fireplace, oak floors, open staircase
Dining Room:  (18×16) fireplace, oak floors, French doors
Great Room: (24×18) massive fireplace, oak floors, doors to terrace
Kitchen: (20×19) spacious with eat-in area, commercial grade refrigerator with glass doors
Porch: (38×8) open with mahogany floors
Porch: quaint niche with mahogany floors
Porch: (37×9) enclosed L-shaped with fireplace
Courtyard/Terrace: (85×85) hand crafted brick floor with stone walls and lights

Second Floor

Bedroom #1: (19×12) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #2: (19×12)  wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #3: (12×10) wood floors, hall bath
Bedroom #4: (16×11) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #5: (20×15) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #6: (15×10) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #7: (18×13) wood floors, full bath
Lounge Area: (15×12) wood floors

Third Floor

Bedroom: (17×11)  dressing room/lounge
Bath:  two full
Closet/Office: (12×11)
Bedroom/Study: (16×13) room for future bath

Outbuildings

2 Bedroom guest cottage
Period style storage shed

Features

Porte cochere
Stone walls, and mature plantings

Pertinent Facts

Location:  67 Litchfield Road, Norfolk, CT 06058
Land Size:   2.62 acres;      Map: 7-12,  Lot:  225
Additional Land Available:   N/A
Vol :   98                     Page:  262
Zoning: residential and special use
Age: 1880
Square Footage: 5,988
Easements: always check deed
Total Rooms:   18;      BRs:  9,         BAs:  9 full, 2 half
Attic:  finished
Basement:  concrete floor, full
Foundation:  stone
Hatchway:  yes
Laundry Location:  first floor
Floors:  wood, tile, vinyl
Windows:  mixed
Exterior: clapboard shingles
Driveway:  asphalt
Roof:  asphalt
Heat:  hot water
Oil Tank: above ground
Air-Conditioning:  individual units
Hot water: electric
Plumbing:  copper and mixed
Sewer: public
Water:  public
Electric:  200 amps
Cable/Satellite Dish: available
Generator:  no
Appliances: refrigerator, oven range, dishwasher, washer and dryer
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $21.95             Date: 2015
Taxes:  $14,612              Date: 2015
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.   
Listing Agent:  Thomas McGowan

Residence

First Floor

Entrance: (15×15) fireplace, oak floors, 2 half baths
Living Room: (28×13) French doors, fireplace, oak floors, open staircase
Dining Room:  (18×16) fireplace, oak floors, French doors
Great Room: (24×18) massive fireplace, oak floors, doors to terrace
Kitchen: (20×19) spacious with eat-in area, commercial grade refrigerator with glass doors
Porch: (38×8) open with mahogany floors
Porch: quaint niche with mahogany floors
Porch: (37×9) enclosed L-shaped with fireplace
Courtyard/Terrace: (85×85) hand crafted brick floor with stone walls and lights

Second Floor

Bedroom #1: (19×12) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #2: (19×12)  wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #3: (12×10) wood floors, hall bath
Bedroom #4: (16×11) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #5: (20×15) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #6: (15×10) wood floors, full bath
Bedroom #7: (18×13) wood floors, full bath
Lounge Area: (15×12) wood floors

Third Floor

Bedroom: (17×11)  dressing room/lounge
Bath:  two full
Closet/Office: (12×11)
Bedroom/Study: (16×13) room for future bath

Outbuildings

2 Bedroom guest cottage
Period style storage shed

Features

Porte cochere
Stone walls, and mature plantings

Pertinent Facts

Location:  67 Litchfield Road, Norfolk, CT 06058
Land Size:   2.62 acres;      Map: 7-12,  Lot:  225
Additional Land Available:   N/A
Vol :   98                     Page:  262
Zoning: residential and special use
Age: 1880
Square Footage: 5,988
Easements: always check deed
Total Rooms:   18;      BRs:  9,         BAs:  9 full, 2 half
Attic:  finished
Basement:  concrete floor, full
Foundation:  stone
Hatchway:  yes
Laundry Location:  first floor
Floors:  wood, tile, vinyl
Windows:  mixed
Exterior: clapboard shingles
Driveway:  asphalt
Roof:  asphalt
Heat:  hot water
Oil Tank: above ground
Air-Conditioning:  individual units
Hot water: electric
Plumbing:  copper and mixed
Sewer: public
Water:  public
Electric:  200 amps
Cable/Satellite Dish: available
Generator:  no
Appliances: refrigerator, oven range, dishwasher, washer and dryer
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $21.95             Date: 2015
Taxes:  $14,612              Date: 2015
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.   
Listing Agent:  Thomas McGowan

Listing Location

67 Litchfield Road Norfolk, CT


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Thomas McGowan
tmcgowan@harneyre.com
860-542-5500 Ext 1
860-309-6043
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