Elyse Harney Real Estate

Vintage Litchfield Hills Getaway

$179,900 • 2075 sq.ft. • 2.5 acres • 3 BR • 2 BA
Sold Closing Price: $155,000 • Closing Date: 08/23/2011
North Canaan – Peaceful country living is yours in the bright rooms and lush grounds of this early 1800’s home. For entertaining, for watching nature, for sitting in a sunny window seat with a book, the living is easy in this comfortable property. Colorful trees and shrubs, thoughtful gardens, a meadow of daffodils, and a large screened porch… Read More

North Canaan – Peaceful country living is yours in the bright rooms and lush grounds of this early 1800’s home. For entertaining, for watching nature, for sitting in a sunny window seat with a book, the living is easy in this comfortable property. Colorful trees and shrubs, thoughtful gardens, a meadow of daffodils, and a large screened porch overlooking all of it create a quiet retreat. Wide Board pine floors, two stone hearth fireplaces, exposed posts and beams, a large L-shaped front porch, light filled Southerly and Easterly views to the hills, a 1st floor bedroom and bath, and much more make this an ideal getaway.

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North Canaan – Peaceful country living is yours in the bright rooms and lush grounds of this early 1800’s home. For entertaining, for watching nature, for sitting in a sunny window seat with a book, the living is easy in this comfortable property. Colorful trees and shrubs, thoughtful gardens, a meadow of daffodils, and a large screened porch overlooking all of it create a quiet retreat. Wide Board pine floors, two stone hearth fireplaces, exposed posts and beams, a large L-shaped front porch, light filled Southerly and Easterly views to the hills, a 1st floor bedroom and bath, and much more make this an ideal getaway.

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Canaan, Connecticut – Litchfield County

EH# 2056 MLS# L134280

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Residence Description

Circa 1820 Vintage Colonial

First Floor

Front Porch: stone walkway to L-shaped porch (5′ 8″ x 30′ in front, 5′ 8″ x 12′ on side)
Entry Foyer: 
Office: (8’8″ x 10′) wide board pine flooring, closet, bookcase
Living Room: (13’5″ x 14’3″) wide board pine flooring, pine paneling, fireplace with stone hearth & wood mantel, side entry door to yard and gardens
Den: (11’7″ x 18’2″) pine flooring, built-in shelving and bookcase, corner window seat with eastern and southern exposure
Bedroom: (12’4″ x 12’8″) pine flooring, closet, entry to Full Bath
Full Bath: linoleum flooring, door to Laundry Room
Dining Room: (13′ x 15′) wide board pine flooring, exposed posts and beams, fireplace with stone hearth, built-in sideboard, stairs to 2nd floor
Kitchen: (7’1″ x 20′) carpet, vaulted tin ceiling, marble and butcher block counters, wood cabinets, breakfast area, folding sideboard, skylight, large stainless steel sink, entry door from Garage, sliders to Screened Porch, gas oven/range, built-in dishwasher
Laundry: Dutch door to Laundry Room, basement access
Screened Porch: (16′ x 21’6″) slate flooring, tin ceiling, sliders from Kitchen, track lighting, door to gardens and pool area

Second Floor

Landing/Sitting Area: (10′ x 13′) wide board pine flooring
Master Bedroom: (15’6″ x 23’6″) carpet, two closets plus storage area, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, tiled plant area with three side by side windows
Bedroom: (10’2″ x 23’9″) wide board pine flooring, closet
Full Bath: tile flooring, linen cabinets, stall shower
Storage Room: (6’5″ x 13) wide board pine flooring

Garage

oversized one-car garage

Land

2.5 acres of gardens, flowering shrubs and trees, stone walls, daffodils and sunny lawn area, and peaceful views to the Litchfield Hills.

Features

Private built-in swimming pool.

Pertinent Facts

Location: 32 Trescott Hill Road, North Canaan, Connecticut
Land Size: 2.5 acres Map: 17 Lot: 003-0
Vol.: 114 Page: 473
Survey: none Zoning: residential/agricultural
Frontage: 517′
Easements: none known
Year Built: estimate early 1800’s
Square Footage: 2075
Total Rooms: 8; BRs: 3, BAs: 2
Basement: full basement, poured concrete & gravel floor
Foundation: stone
Hatchway: walk out in rear
Attic: none
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: pine, carpet, tile
Windows: triple track with older windows and newer storms and screens
Exterior: aluminum
Driveway: paved asphalt
Roof: asphalt shingle
Heat: oil-fired warm air Thermo Pride boiler
Oil Tank: 275 gallons, above ground
Air-Conditioning: individual
Hot water: 60 gallon electric water heater
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: private septic
Water: private well, new pressure tank 2000, water filtration system
Electric: 100 amp service
Generator: propane fired Briggs & Stratton generator
Alarm System: none
Appliances: GE washer & dryer, Hot Point gas oven/range, GE refrigerator, built-in Kitchen Aid dishwasher
Exclusions: none – some furnishings available
Mil rate: $21.0 Date: 2009-10
Taxes: $3,872 Date: 2009-10
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $179,900
Closing Price: $155,000
SOLD

Residence

Circa 1820 Vintage Colonial

First Floor

Front Porch: stone walkway to L-shaped porch (5′ 8″ x 30′ in front, 5′ 8″ x 12′ on side)
Entry Foyer: 
Office: (8’8″ x 10′) wide board pine flooring, closet, bookcase
Living Room: (13’5″ x 14’3″) wide board pine flooring, pine paneling, fireplace with stone hearth & wood mantel, side entry door to yard and gardens
Den: (11’7″ x 18’2″) pine flooring, built-in shelving and bookcase, corner window seat with eastern and southern exposure
Bedroom: (12’4″ x 12’8″) pine flooring, closet, entry to Full Bath
Full Bath: linoleum flooring, door to Laundry Room
Dining Room: (13′ x 15′) wide board pine flooring, exposed posts and beams, fireplace with stone hearth, built-in sideboard, stairs to 2nd floor
Kitchen: (7’1″ x 20′) carpet, vaulted tin ceiling, marble and butcher block counters, wood cabinets, breakfast area, folding sideboard, skylight, large stainless steel sink, entry door from Garage, sliders to Screened Porch, gas oven/range, built-in dishwasher
Laundry: Dutch door to Laundry Room, basement access
Screened Porch: (16′ x 21’6″) slate flooring, tin ceiling, sliders from Kitchen, track lighting, door to gardens and pool area

Second Floor

Landing/Sitting Area: (10′ x 13′) wide board pine flooring
Master Bedroom: (15’6″ x 23’6″) carpet, two closets plus storage area, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, tiled plant area with three side by side windows
Bedroom: (10’2″ x 23’9″) wide board pine flooring, closet
Full Bath: tile flooring, linen cabinets, stall shower
Storage Room: (6’5″ x 13) wide board pine flooring

Garage

oversized one-car garage

Land

2.5 acres of gardens, flowering shrubs and trees, stone walls, daffodils and sunny lawn area, and peaceful views to the Litchfield Hills.

Features

Private built-in swimming pool.

Pertinent Facts

Location: 32 Trescott Hill Road, North Canaan, Connecticut
Land Size: 2.5 acres Map: 17 Lot: 003-0
Vol.: 114 Page: 473
Survey: none Zoning: residential/agricultural
Frontage: 517′
Easements: none known
Year Built: estimate early 1800’s
Square Footage: 2075
Total Rooms: 8; BRs: 3, BAs: 2
Basement: full basement, poured concrete & gravel floor
Foundation: stone
Hatchway: walk out in rear
Attic: none
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: pine, carpet, tile
Windows: triple track with older windows and newer storms and screens
Exterior: aluminum
Driveway: paved asphalt
Roof: asphalt shingle
Heat: oil-fired warm air Thermo Pride boiler
Oil Tank: 275 gallons, above ground
Air-Conditioning: individual
Hot water: 60 gallon electric water heater
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: private septic
Water: private well, new pressure tank 2000, water filtration system
Electric: 100 amp service
Generator: propane fired Briggs & Stratton generator
Alarm System: none
Appliances: GE washer & dryer, Hot Point gas oven/range, GE refrigerator, built-in Kitchen Aid dishwasher
Exclusions: none – some furnishings available
Mil rate: $21.0 Date: 2009-10
Taxes: $3,872 Date: 2009-10
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $179,900
Closing Price: $155,000
SOLD


Listing Location

32 Trescott Hill Road North Canaan, CT 06018


Agent Contact Information

Dave Taylor
Dave Taylor
DTaylor@HarneyRE.com
860-824-4384
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