Elyse Harney Real Estate

Burton Brook Farm - 1763 American Georgian

$1,925,000 • 5200 sq.ft. • 5.07 acres • 5 BR • 3 BA • 2 Half BA
Sold Closing Price: $1,750,000 • Closing Date: 06/24/2010
Historic village treasure. This Georgian classic has wonderful old charm and elegance, combined with the comforts of modern living. This magnificent home is situated on 5+ park-like acres, including stone walls and antique barns, all bordered by Burton Brook.
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Historic village treasure. This Georgian classic has wonderful old charm and elegance, combined with the comforts of modern living. This magnificent home is situated on 5+ park-like acres, including stone walls and antique barns, all bordered by Burton Brook.

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Historic village treasure. This Georgian classic has wonderful old charm and elegance, combined with the comforts of modern living. This magnificent home is situated on 5+ park-like acres, including stone walls and antique barns, all bordered by Burton Brook.

In the Community of:

Lakeville, Connecticut – Litchfield County

EH# 1833 MLS# L133795

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Residence Description

Level land with stream, old trees & established landscape, stone walls

First Floor

9’+ ceilings in main rooms, wide board southern pine floors, antique hardware
Center Hall Entrance: (24.5×9.8) 42″ original door with strap hinges, main stairway, dental crown moldings, French doors to Living & Music Rooms
Living Room: (17.9×16.10) fireplace mantle with marble surround, parquet floor, door to Dining Room
Music Room: (15.7×15.2) fireplace with hand carved wood mantle, twin arches with built-in bookcases open to reading room with fireplace, Dutch door to west stone patio
Library: (15.3×15.8) Rumford fireplace with hand carved wood mantle, leaded glass windows open to covered porch and gardens
Dining Room: (15.2×21.8) crown molding, 5-window alcove, exterior door with Palladian window above, original strap hinges on wide door, built-in silver closet, chair rail
Kitchen: (21.4×12.5) seating area with original center hearth fireplace and paneled surround, low voltage halogen lighting, exposed beams and oak rear stairway with smoke oven and built-in pantry, new kitchen cabinetry with maple countertops, country sink, DCS 5-burner cook-top with convection oven, Miele dishwasher, JennAir refrigerator/freezer, door out to covered porch
Mudroom: tile floor, electric heat
Family Room: (34×14.5-17.10) French doors from kitchen, two-story space with clerestory lighting, radiant heat in Mexican tile floor, 5′ casement windows, door to garden, stairs to Guest Area
Half Bath: wide pine wood floor, pedestal sink
Laundry: wide pine wood floor, Amana washer and dryer
Mechanical Room:
Sitting Room: (9×6) wide pine wood floor, built-in bookcases, wood paneling, low voltage halogen lighting, door to circular driveway

Second Floor

Front Hall: (34.9×9.8) triple window with Palladian window above, dentil molding
North Bedroom: (17.8×16.10) fireplace with tile surround, 4 windows, crown molding, closet
Water Closet:
South Bedroom: (14.4×15.10) fireplace, closet
West Bedroom: (15.11×15.3) fireplace, closet
Master Bedroom: (15.11×15.3) Palladian window & alcove, dentil molding
Master Bath: (14.7×8) step down with wood floors antique marble vanity , tub with tumble marble surround, tumbled marble shower, cedar closet, closet
Master Dressing Room: (11.2×10.8) exposed brick chimney and fireplace, closet, exposed beams Back Hallway: deep linen closet, rear stairs to kitchen
Full Bath: (12.2×4.11) tiled tub, vanity
Upper Sitting Area: (15.2×14.10) accessed from Family Room, maple floor
Full Bath: tumbled marble shower, maple floors

Outbuildings

Barn: 18th Century chestnut frame, new foundation, new roof
Barn: storage barn
Barn: 4-horse stalls, upper storage area
1900’s Adirondack’s Style Gazebo: new floor

Pertinent Facts

Location: 299 Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068
Land Size: 5.07 acres, including both sides of Burton Brook Map: 50 Lot: 02
Vol.: 166 Page: 940
Survey: #1437 Zoning: R-10; has special permit for home occupation
Frontage: 365.43′
Easements: none known
Year Built: circa 1763, renovated 2008
Square Footage: 5,200 (town)
Total Rooms: 12; BR’s: 5, BAs: 3 full, 2 half
Basement: full under original home, crawl under addition
Foundation: stone
Hatchway: yes
Attic: insulated, ships ladder access
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: old wide board southern pine, Mexican tile
Windows: double hung in original part; casements in addition
Exterior: clapboard and shingle
Driveway: gravel
Roof: ½” cedar shake shingle; and standing seam metal roof, 2008
Heat: radiant and steam, 2 oil furnaces
Oil Tanks: 250 gallon tank on ground floor Mechanical Room, 375 gallon tank in basement
Hot water: oil fired
Plumbing: mixed copper/PVC
Sewer: town
Water: town
Electric: 200 amps
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $9.3 Date: 2009
Taxes: $8,093 +/- Date: 2009
taxes are subject change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $1,925,000
Closing Price: $1,750,000
SOLD

Residence

Level land with stream, old trees & established landscape, stone walls

First Floor

9’+ ceilings in main rooms, wide board southern pine floors, antique hardware
Center Hall Entrance: (24.5×9.8) 42″ original door with strap hinges, main stairway, dental crown moldings, French doors to Living & Music Rooms
Living Room: (17.9×16.10) fireplace mantle with marble surround, parquet floor, door to Dining Room
Music Room: (15.7×15.2) fireplace with hand carved wood mantle, twin arches with built-in bookcases open to reading room with fireplace, Dutch door to west stone patio
Library: (15.3×15.8) Rumford fireplace with hand carved wood mantle, leaded glass windows open to covered porch and gardens
Dining Room: (15.2×21.8) crown molding, 5-window alcove, exterior door with Palladian window above, original strap hinges on wide door, built-in silver closet, chair rail
Kitchen: (21.4×12.5) seating area with original center hearth fireplace and paneled surround, low voltage halogen lighting, exposed beams and oak rear stairway with smoke oven and built-in pantry, new kitchen cabinetry with maple countertops, country sink, DCS 5-burner cook-top with convection oven, Miele dishwasher, JennAir refrigerator/freezer, door out to covered porch
Mudroom: tile floor, electric heat
Family Room: (34×14.5-17.10) French doors from kitchen, two-story space with clerestory lighting, radiant heat in Mexican tile floor, 5′ casement windows, door to garden, stairs to Guest Area
Half Bath: wide pine wood floor, pedestal sink
Laundry: wide pine wood floor, Amana washer and dryer
Mechanical Room:
Sitting Room: (9×6) wide pine wood floor, built-in bookcases, wood paneling, low voltage halogen lighting, door to circular driveway

Second Floor

Front Hall: (34.9×9.8) triple window with Palladian window above, dentil molding
North Bedroom: (17.8×16.10) fireplace with tile surround, 4 windows, crown molding, closet
Water Closet:
South Bedroom: (14.4×15.10) fireplace, closet
West Bedroom: (15.11×15.3) fireplace, closet
Master Bedroom: (15.11×15.3) Palladian window & alcove, dentil molding
Master Bath: (14.7×8) step down with wood floors antique marble vanity , tub with tumble marble surround, tumbled marble shower, cedar closet, closet
Master Dressing Room: (11.2×10.8) exposed brick chimney and fireplace, closet, exposed beams Back Hallway: deep linen closet, rear stairs to kitchen
Full Bath: (12.2×4.11) tiled tub, vanity
Upper Sitting Area: (15.2×14.10) accessed from Family Room, maple floor
Full Bath: tumbled marble shower, maple floors

Outbuildings

Barn: 18th Century chestnut frame, new foundation, new roof
Barn: storage barn
Barn: 4-horse stalls, upper storage area
1900’s Adirondack’s Style Gazebo: new floor

Pertinent Facts

Location: 299 Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068
Land Size: 5.07 acres, including both sides of Burton Brook Map: 50 Lot: 02
Vol.: 166 Page: 940
Survey: #1437 Zoning: R-10; has special permit for home occupation
Frontage: 365.43′
Easements: none known
Year Built: circa 1763, renovated 2008
Square Footage: 5,200 (town)
Total Rooms: 12; BR’s: 5, BAs: 3 full, 2 half
Basement: full under original home, crawl under addition
Foundation: stone
Hatchway: yes
Attic: insulated, ships ladder access
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: old wide board southern pine, Mexican tile
Windows: double hung in original part; casements in addition
Exterior: clapboard and shingle
Driveway: gravel
Roof: ½” cedar shake shingle; and standing seam metal roof, 2008
Heat: radiant and steam, 2 oil furnaces
Oil Tanks: 250 gallon tank on ground floor Mechanical Room, 375 gallon tank in basement
Hot water: oil fired
Plumbing: mixed copper/PVC
Sewer: town
Water: town
Electric: 200 amps
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $9.3 Date: 2009
Taxes: $8,093 +/- Date: 2009
taxes are subject change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $1,925,000
Closing Price: $1,750,000
SOLD


Listing Location

299 Main Street Lakeville, CT 06039


Agent Contact Information

Elyse Harney Morris
elyse@harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200x102
(860) 318-5126
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Elyse Harney
eharney@harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200 x 101
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