Elyse Harney Real Estate

Serene Retreat

$1,195,000 • 3093 sq.ft. • 3.94 acres • 3 BR • 2 BA • 1 Half BA
Sold Closing Price: $1,100,000 • Closing Date: 08/29/2016
Experience warmth and sophistication from this light-filled home on a hill just outside the center of Salisbury.  Take in breathtaking vistas of wildflower meadows and mature specimen trees from every room. This 3 Bedroom 2.5 Bath home boasts solid craftsmanship with all the amenities of modern living. Enjoy entertaining in the gracious… Read More

Experience warmth and sophistication from this light-filled home on a hill just outside the center of Salisbury.  Take in breathtaking vistas of wildflower meadows and mature specimen trees from every room. This 3 Bedroom 2.5 Bath home boasts solid craftsmanship with all the amenities of modern living. Enjoy entertaining in the gracious Dining Room or Screened Porch, with meals prepared in the renovated Chef’s Kitchen. The Living Room with bluestone Patio, and Den, each with a fireplace and French doors, are situated above distant views. The Master Bedroom Suite with windows on three sides and custom built-ins leads to a luxurious en suite Bathroom with an oversized soaking tub.  A professionally landscaped yard with a fruit orchard and raised-bed vegetable garden are complemented by an expansive field that is a haven for migrating birds and completes the feeling of serenity.  This home is the epitome of luxurious country living.

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Experience warmth and sophistication from this light-filled home on a hill just outside the center of Salisbury.  Take in breathtaking vistas of wildflower meadows and mature specimen trees from every room. This 3 Bedroom 2.5 Bath home boasts solid craftsmanship with all the amenities of modern living. Enjoy entertaining in the gracious Dining Room or Screened Porch, with meals prepared in the renovated Chef’s Kitchen. The Living Room with bluestone Patio, and Den, each with a fireplace and French doors, are situated above distant views. The Master Bedroom Suite with windows on three sides and custom built-ins leads to a luxurious en suite Bathroom with an oversized soaking tub.  A professionally landscaped yard with a fruit orchard and raised-bed vegetable garden are complemented by an expansive field that is a haven for migrating birds and completes the feeling of serenity.  This home is the epitome of luxurious country living.

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Salisbury, Connecticut – Litchfield County

EH# 3239 MLS# L10124789

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Residence Description

First Floor

Foyer: (32×5) bluestone entry with radiant heat in floor transitions to hardwood oak with walnut peg flooring, 4 coat closets, opens to views through home to backyard
Dining Room:  (15×14) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, crown molding, paneled wall, 2 custom corner cabinets with glass doors, radiant heat in ceiling, pocket door to Kitchen
Chef’s Kitchen:  (16×14) oak floor, light-filled, Bertch wood cabinets with soft-close, honed black granite countertops, stainless steel Subzero refrigerator, Viking 4-burner/grill & oven with direct vent hood, Perrin & Rowe fixtures, subway tile backsplash, Pasta Pot Filler, door to side yard, radiator heat
Kitchen Island: (6.5×4) honed black granite island with flush mount stainless farm sink, electrical outlets, Fischer & Paykel 2 drawer dishwasher, Marvel wine refrigerator
Breakfast Nook: picture window with great morning light and views over meadow
Open Pantry: (7×4) oak floor, Carrera marble countertops, Bertch wood cabinets with soft-close, china closet, large pull-out pantry, French glass doors to Porch
Screened Porch:  (17×9) mahogany floor, new in 2005, screen and storm panels, ceiling fan, beautiful morning light and views of the meadow and winter pond views
Den/ Media Room:  (21×14) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, swing door from Kitchen, wood burning fireplace with black slate surround, custom wood entertainment cabinetry, crown molding, radiator heat, one set of French doors to backyard, two sets of French doors to Screened Porch, views to Meadow and protected land in distance
Half Bath:  tiled floor
Linen Closet:  deep shelving
Living Room: (22×19) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, wood burning fireplace with black slate surround flanked by built-in bookcases and log storage, radiant heat in ceiling, wall of glass doors to the covered open-air Porch
Covered Open-Air Porch:  (23×13) bluestone, ceiling fan
Study: (14×12) maple wood floor, picture shelves, skylight with auto-shade (2009), baseboard heat, French glass doors to private terrace
Private Terrace: (15×13) stepdown to bluestone Terrace

Second Floor

Staircase with oak floor treads
Second Floor Landing: (8×7) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, deep linen closet, pull-down attic stairs
Master Bedroom:  (22×18) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, radiant heat in ceiling, two custom-built wall dressers, double closet, single closet, two additional storage closets
Master Bath:  oak floor, Kohler oversized soaking tub with honed marble top surround, subway tiled shower with marble bench and tumbled marble tile flooring, custom wood vanity with honed marble and subway tiled backsplash, tiled wall, linen closet
Bedroom:  (19×15) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, dormer windows, double closet
Full Bath: tiled floor, pedestal sink, subway tile tub/shower, washer & dryer closet
Bedroom:  (17×13) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, double hanging closet, single closet, storage closet, walk-in attic closet

Garage

2-car detached, concrete floor

Features

Mature Specimen Trees: including one of the largest Copper Beech trees in the area, 5 flowering crab apple trees, Ginko & Horse Chestnut
Orchard: 8 apple trees, 2 peach trees, 2 pear trees
Landscape lighting
Fenced Garden: organic raised beds
Landscaped Front Gardens
Meadows with Views: protected views over Land Trust property
Bike Path
Close Proximity to Town

Pertinent Facts

Location:  148 Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068
Land Size: 3.94 acres;    Map:  52         Lot:  12
Vol.:  221                    Page:   979
Survey: #1984;             Zoning:  RR1
Road Frontage: 194’            Water Frontage: none
Year Built:  1957 (town)
Square Footage: 3,093
Total Rooms:  8;     BRs:  3,     BAs: 2.5
Basement:  concrete, unfinished, crawl
Foundation: poured concrete, cinderblock walls
Hatchway: bulkhead door
Attic: pull-down, attic fan
Laundry Location: second floor
Number of Fireplaces: 2
Floors: maple, oak with walnut pegs, mahogany, tile, bluestone
Windows:  partially Thermopane/full storms
Exterior: painted wood shingle, clapboard — painted in 2012
Driveway: circular, Armor Coat Gravel (2009)
Roof: architectural asphalt shingles (2015)
Heat: radiant heat in ceiling, baseboard, hot water
Oil Tanks: two 275-gallon tanks in basement
Air-Conditioning: window units
Hot water: propane on demand (2010)
Plumbing:  mixed
Sewer:  septic
Water:  town
Electric:  200 amps
Cable: direct digital cable lines throughout
Generator: generator, auto-testing (2008)
Radon Remediation System: installed in 2002
Propane Hook-Up for Grill
Alarm System: ADT system: temperature, smoke, CO2, water
Appliances: Subzero refrigerator/freezer, Pasta Pot Filler,  Viking 4-burner/grill & oven with hood, Fischer & Paykel 2 drawer dishwasher, Marvel wine refrigerator, Maytag washer & dryer
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $10.7     Date: 2014
Taxes: $6,064       Date: 2014
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agents: Elyse Harney Morris & Barbara Roth
Listing Type: Exclusive

Residence

First Floor

Foyer: (32×5) bluestone entry with radiant heat in floor transitions to hardwood oak with walnut peg flooring, 4 coat closets, opens to views through home to backyard
Dining Room:  (15×14) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, crown molding, paneled wall, 2 custom corner cabinets with glass doors, radiant heat in ceiling, pocket door to Kitchen
Chef’s Kitchen:  (16×14) oak floor, light-filled, Bertch wood cabinets with soft-close, honed black granite countertops, stainless steel Subzero refrigerator, Viking 4-burner/grill & oven with direct vent hood, Perrin & Rowe fixtures, subway tile backsplash, Pasta Pot Filler, door to side yard, radiator heat
Kitchen Island: (6.5×4) honed black granite island with flush mount stainless farm sink, electrical outlets, Fischer & Paykel 2 drawer dishwasher, Marvel wine refrigerator
Breakfast Nook: picture window with great morning light and views over meadow
Open Pantry: (7×4) oak floor, Carrera marble countertops, Bertch wood cabinets with soft-close, china closet, large pull-out pantry, French glass doors to Porch
Screened Porch:  (17×9) mahogany floor, new in 2005, screen and storm panels, ceiling fan, beautiful morning light and views of the meadow and winter pond views
Den/ Media Room:  (21×14) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, swing door from Kitchen, wood burning fireplace with black slate surround, custom wood entertainment cabinetry, crown molding, radiator heat, one set of French doors to backyard, two sets of French doors to Screened Porch, views to Meadow and protected land in distance
Half Bath:  tiled floor
Linen Closet:  deep shelving
Living Room: (22×19) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, wood burning fireplace with black slate surround flanked by built-in bookcases and log storage, radiant heat in ceiling, wall of glass doors to the covered open-air Porch
Covered Open-Air Porch:  (23×13) bluestone, ceiling fan
Study: (14×12) maple wood floor, picture shelves, skylight with auto-shade (2009), baseboard heat, French glass doors to private terrace
Private Terrace: (15×13) stepdown to bluestone Terrace

Second Floor

Staircase with oak floor treads
Second Floor Landing: (8×7) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, deep linen closet, pull-down attic stairs
Master Bedroom:  (22×18) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, radiant heat in ceiling, two custom-built wall dressers, double closet, single closet, two additional storage closets
Master Bath:  oak floor, Kohler oversized soaking tub with honed marble top surround, subway tiled shower with marble bench and tumbled marble tile flooring, custom wood vanity with honed marble and subway tiled backsplash, tiled wall, linen closet
Bedroom:  (19×15) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, dormer windows, double closet
Full Bath: tiled floor, pedestal sink, subway tile tub/shower, washer & dryer closet
Bedroom:  (17×13) hardwood oak with walnut peg floors, double hanging closet, single closet, storage closet, walk-in attic closet

Garage

2-car detached, concrete floor

Features

Mature Specimen Trees: including one of the largest Copper Beech trees in the area, 5 flowering crab apple trees, Ginko & Horse Chestnut
Orchard: 8 apple trees, 2 peach trees, 2 pear trees
Landscape lighting
Fenced Garden: organic raised beds
Landscaped Front Gardens
Meadows with Views: protected views over Land Trust property
Bike Path
Close Proximity to Town

Pertinent Facts

Location:  148 Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068
Land Size: 3.94 acres;    Map:  52         Lot:  12
Vol.:  221                    Page:   979
Survey: #1984;             Zoning:  RR1
Road Frontage: 194’            Water Frontage: none
Year Built:  1957 (town)
Square Footage: 3,093
Total Rooms:  8;     BRs:  3,     BAs: 2.5
Basement:  concrete, unfinished, crawl
Foundation: poured concrete, cinderblock walls
Hatchway: bulkhead door
Attic: pull-down, attic fan
Laundry Location: second floor
Number of Fireplaces: 2
Floors: maple, oak with walnut pegs, mahogany, tile, bluestone
Windows:  partially Thermopane/full storms
Exterior: painted wood shingle, clapboard — painted in 2012
Driveway: circular, Armor Coat Gravel (2009)
Roof: architectural asphalt shingles (2015)
Heat: radiant heat in ceiling, baseboard, hot water
Oil Tanks: two 275-gallon tanks in basement
Air-Conditioning: window units
Hot water: propane on demand (2010)
Plumbing:  mixed
Sewer:  septic
Water:  town
Electric:  200 amps
Cable: direct digital cable lines throughout
Generator: generator, auto-testing (2008)
Radon Remediation System: installed in 2002
Propane Hook-Up for Grill
Alarm System: ADT system: temperature, smoke, CO2, water
Appliances: Subzero refrigerator/freezer, Pasta Pot Filler,  Viking 4-burner/grill & oven with hood, Fischer & Paykel 2 drawer dishwasher, Marvel wine refrigerator, Maytag washer & dryer
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $10.7     Date: 2014
Taxes: $6,064       Date: 2014
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agents: Elyse Harney Morris & Barbara Roth
Listing Type: Exclusive


Listing Location

148 Main Street Salisbury, CT 06068


Agent Contact Information

Elyse Harney Morris
elyse@harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200x102
(860) 318-5126
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Real Estate Agent
Barbara Roth
BRoth@Harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200, Ext. 103
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The Buyer's Agent

Peter Feen
pfeen@harneyre.com
860-435-2200
860-605-7183

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