Elyse Harney Real Estate

Riverbend - "Exceptional"

$1,295,000 • 2900 sq.ft. • 3.61 acres • 3 BR • 3 BA
Sold Closing Price: $1,150,000 • Closing Date: 09/23/2011
This graciously appointed, south facing riverfront home is located on the “Blue-Ribbon, trout management area of the Housatonic River”; great location for those who love fly-fishing, canoeing, and rafting. The property includes a beautiful Adirondack style 2-Bedroom residence with a large Living Room, large screened-in Porch, Library,… Read More

This graciously appointed, south facing riverfront home is located on the “Blue-Ribbon, trout management area of the Housatonic River”; great location for those who love fly-fishing, canoeing, and rafting. The property includes a beautiful Adirondack style 2-Bedroom residence with a large Living Room, large screened-in Porch, Library, and separate Dining Room with adjacent koi pond and fountain. The home has 4 fireplaces, vaulted and beamed ceilings; black walnut and Brazilian cherry woods used throughout. The oversize Master Bedroom situated on the second floor has a terrace overlooking the river and surrounding mountains. An additional 1-Bedroom Guest Cottage has a full Bathroom, and sitting area at the river’s edge. Additional amenities include patios, hot tub, riverside fire pit, sandy beach and a boulder-strewn water’s edge. Fantastic gardens with outdoor lighting complement this sublime landscape and mature specimen tree garden on the grounds.

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This graciously appointed, south facing riverfront home is located on the “Blue-Ribbon, trout management area of the Housatonic River”; great location for those who love fly-fishing, canoeing, and rafting. The property includes a beautiful Adirondack style 2-Bedroom residence with a large Living Room, large screened-in Porch, Library, and separate Dining Room with adjacent koi pond and fountain. The home has 4 fireplaces, vaulted and beamed ceilings; black walnut and Brazilian cherry woods used throughout. The oversize Master Bedroom situated on the second floor has a terrace overlooking the river and surrounding mountains. An additional 1-Bedroom Guest Cottage has a full Bathroom, and sitting area at the river’s edge. Additional amenities include patios, hot tub, riverside fire pit, sandy beach and a boulder-strewn water’s edge. Fantastic gardens with outdoor lighting complement this sublime landscape and mature specimen tree garden on the grounds.

In the Community of:

Sharon, Connecticut – Litchfield County

EH# 2131 MLS# L137999 296691

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Residence Description

First Floor

Entrance: (12×9.5) wood floor, window to garden
Living Room: (25×15) fieldstone fireplace, Jatoba Brazilian cherry floors and walls, access to Screen Porch
Dining Room: (25×17.5) with slate fireplace, black walnut walls, wall of storage cabinets, 4 skylights, vaulted ceiling, slider to Koi Pond in garden courtyard. Terrace.
Kitchen: (23.5×13) fireplace, wood floors, Portuguese tile, island facing view to river. Corner eating area, windows facing the river and gardens. Access to river side yard and gardens
Screened Porch: (13.5×19.5) with vaulted ceiling. Facing river and surrounded by gardens
Entrance to Porch: (6×4)
Terrace: off dining room and guest cottage
Full Bath: (6×9) walnut walls, poplar ceiling, tile floor
Guest Bedroom: (11×15.5) vaulted ceiling, access to Pond, garden courtyard
Library: (20.5×12) vaulted ceiling. Access to river side of house to hot tub and deck

Second Floor

Master Bedroom: (23.5×15.5) with vaulted ceiling, two cedar closets; balcony overlooking property, river, mountain views
En Suite Master Bath: walnut walls, French roofing tile floor, large medicine cabinet, skylight, jet tub. View to Koi Pond garden

Charming Guest Cottage with Bedroom and full Bath: (18.5×19)

Garage

One-car, cement floor, workshop

Outbuildings

(40×40) Pole Barn on separate parcel across Kirk Road. Includes 40×15 loft area on second floor. Three sets of large sliding barn doors for easy access for machines, cars. Well, underground electric service prepared

Features

Extensive specimen gardens with outdoor lighting & Koi Pond;
Ca 385 ft of river frontage on The Housatonic, a world class fly-fishing river;
Roman Style Temple, riverside fire pit, antique fencing
Hot tub off library; outdoor shower;
Large stockade fence around property for privacy & to keep deer out;
Close to skiing and hiking; Stunning river views, total privacy.

Pertinent Facts

Location: 20 Kirk Road, Sharon, CT 06069
Land Size: 3.61 acres Map: 19 Lot: 41 Block: 11
Vol.: 124 Page: 950
Zoning: Residential
Additional Land Available: no
Easements: none
Year Built: 1927; completely renovated
Square Footage: 2900+/- (owner)
Total Rooms: 7; BRs: 3, BAs: 3
Basement: partial with hatchway, fireplace; interior access
Foundation: cement
Hatchway: yes
Attic: in guest cottage
Laundry Location: guest cottage
Floors: wood, tile
Windows: Anderson
Exterior: wood
Driveway: stone; circular
Roof: asphalt
Heat: Oil Hydro Air
Oil Tanks: two 300-gallon tanks in utility room off guesthouse
Air-Conditioning: yes
Hot water: electric
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric: 200 amps
Generator: full house, self-testing, auto-switch, oil
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: gas range, double Kenmore ovens, KitchenAid dishwasher, Kenmore refrigerator, Kenmore washer, dryer
Exclusions: Yes. Contact agents
Mil rate: $10.9 Date: 2010
Taxes: $6,500 Date: 2010
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $1,295,000
Closing Price: $1,150,000
SOLD

Residence

First Floor

Entrance: (12×9.5) wood floor, window to garden
Living Room: (25×15) fieldstone fireplace, Jatoba Brazilian cherry floors and walls, access to Screen Porch
Dining Room: (25×17.5) with slate fireplace, black walnut walls, wall of storage cabinets, 4 skylights, vaulted ceiling, slider to Koi Pond in garden courtyard. Terrace.
Kitchen: (23.5×13) fireplace, wood floors, Portuguese tile, island facing view to river. Corner eating area, windows facing the river and gardens. Access to river side yard and gardens
Screened Porch: (13.5×19.5) with vaulted ceiling. Facing river and surrounded by gardens
Entrance to Porch: (6×4)
Terrace: off dining room and guest cottage
Full Bath: (6×9) walnut walls, poplar ceiling, tile floor
Guest Bedroom: (11×15.5) vaulted ceiling, access to Pond, garden courtyard
Library: (20.5×12) vaulted ceiling. Access to river side of house to hot tub and deck

Second Floor

Master Bedroom: (23.5×15.5) with vaulted ceiling, two cedar closets; balcony overlooking property, river, mountain views
En Suite Master Bath: walnut walls, French roofing tile floor, large medicine cabinet, skylight, jet tub. View to Koi Pond garden

Charming Guest Cottage with Bedroom and full Bath: (18.5×19)

Garage

One-car, cement floor, workshop

Outbuildings

(40×40) Pole Barn on separate parcel across Kirk Road. Includes 40×15 loft area on second floor. Three sets of large sliding barn doors for easy access for machines, cars. Well, underground electric service prepared

Features

Extensive specimen gardens with outdoor lighting & Koi Pond;
Ca 385 ft of river frontage on The Housatonic, a world class fly-fishing river;
Roman Style Temple, riverside fire pit, antique fencing
Hot tub off library; outdoor shower;
Large stockade fence around property for privacy & to keep deer out;
Close to skiing and hiking; Stunning river views, total privacy.

Pertinent Facts

Location: 20 Kirk Road, Sharon, CT 06069
Land Size: 3.61 acres Map: 19 Lot: 41 Block: 11
Vol.: 124 Page: 950
Zoning: Residential
Additional Land Available: no
Easements: none
Year Built: 1927; completely renovated
Square Footage: 2900+/- (owner)
Total Rooms: 7; BRs: 3, BAs: 3
Basement: partial with hatchway, fireplace; interior access
Foundation: cement
Hatchway: yes
Attic: in guest cottage
Laundry Location: guest cottage
Floors: wood, tile
Windows: Anderson
Exterior: wood
Driveway: stone; circular
Roof: asphalt
Heat: Oil Hydro Air
Oil Tanks: two 300-gallon tanks in utility room off guesthouse
Air-Conditioning: yes
Hot water: electric
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric: 200 amps
Generator: full house, self-testing, auto-switch, oil
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: gas range, double Kenmore ovens, KitchenAid dishwasher, Kenmore refrigerator, Kenmore washer, dryer
Exclusions: Yes. Contact agents
Mil rate: $10.9 Date: 2010
Taxes: $6,500 Date: 2010
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $1,295,000
Closing Price: $1,150,000
SOLD


Listing Location

20 Kirk Road Sharon, CT 06069


Agent Contact Information

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