Elyse Harney Real Estate

Haystack Mountain Foothills

$268,000 • 1709 sq.ft. • 6.6 acres • 3 BR • 2 BA
Sold Closing Price: $250,000 • Closing Date: 06/07/2017
Formerly the West Norfolk Schoolhouse, this 3 Bedroom home is ideally sited upon 6.6 acres abutting Norfolk’s Haystack Mountain.  A spacious Living Room, the original portion of the schoolhouse, offers a rubble stone fireplace, built-in bookcases and 9-foot ceilings.  An updated Kitchen with antique eyebrow window and breakfast bar opens… Read More

Formerly the West Norfolk Schoolhouse, this 3 Bedroom home is ideally sited upon 6.6 acres abutting Norfolk’s Haystack Mountain.  A spacious Living Room, the original portion of the schoolhouse, offers a rubble stone fireplace, built-in bookcases and 9-foot ceilings.  An updated Kitchen with antique eyebrow window and breakfast bar opens to a Dining Room with built-in cabinets and wood paneling.  A Screened Porch off the Dining Room overlooks the backyard and enjoys the peaceful sounds of the babbling brook – enhancing the blend of indoor and outdoor spaces.   Two Main Floor Bedrooms and 1.5 Baths complete the first floor.  The Upper Level opens to a Sitting Room and massive Bedroom that is accented by built-in shelving and exposed brick.

The spacious yard boasts a Barn with workshop, fenced garden, and babbling brook which is bordered by North Brook on two sides of the property.  An attached one-car garage and glass entranced breezeway cradle the home’s unique natural stone feature with built-in fire pit and stone sitting area.

Beautiful country setting yet minutes to the center of town – Norfolk offers wholesome year-round enjoyment: Tobey Pond Beach, Woodcreek, Berkshire Country Store, Great Mountain Forest, Yale Summer School of Arts & Music, Infinity Music Hall, Norfolk Farmers Market.

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Formerly the West Norfolk Schoolhouse, this 3 Bedroom home is ideally sited upon 6.6 acres abutting Norfolk’s Haystack Mountain.  A spacious Living Room, the original portion of the schoolhouse, offers a rubble stone fireplace, built-in bookcases and 9-foot ceilings.  An updated Kitchen with antique eyebrow window and breakfast bar opens to a Dining Room with built-in cabinets and wood paneling.  A Screened Porch off the Dining Room overlooks the backyard and enjoys the peaceful sounds of the babbling brook – enhancing the blend of indoor and outdoor spaces.   Two Main Floor Bedrooms and 1.5 Baths complete the first floor.  The Upper Level opens to a Sitting Room and massive Bedroom that is accented by built-in shelving and exposed brick.

The spacious yard boasts a Barn with workshop, fenced garden, and babbling brook which is bordered by North Brook on two sides of the property.  An attached one-car garage and glass entranced breezeway cradle the home’s unique natural stone feature with built-in fire pit and stone sitting area.

Beautiful country setting yet minutes to the center of town – Norfolk offers wholesome year-round enjoyment: Tobey Pond Beach, Woodcreek, Berkshire Country Store, Great Mountain Forest, Yale Summer School of Arts & Music, Infinity Music Hall, Norfolk Farmers Market.

In the Community of:

Norfolk, Connecticut | Litchfield County

EH# 3570 MLS# L10209788

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Residence Description

First Floor

Enclosed Breezeway: connects the Garage and Kitchen Entrance, full panel glass windows on both sides, door to back yard, door to driveway, concrete floor
Kitchen:  (17×16) hardwood floors, completely renovated in 2012, GE oven-range, Broan Hood. GE refrigerator, breakfast bar with pennant lights, built-in desk, wired for under cabinet lighting, recessed lighting, eyebrow window
Dining Room:  (16×13)  hardwood floors, built-in cabinets and original hardwood paneling, oversized doorway joining Kitchen and Dining Room, French Door to Back Deck and fenced yard
Half Bath: single vanity, hardwood floor
Living Room: (31×13)  fieldstone fireplace with large fieldstone hearth and built-in wood storage, original hardwood floors, built-in shelving, staircase to Upper Level, Front Entry door
Bedroom:  (13×12)  2 closets – one with built-in shelving, hardwood floor
Full Bath:  (8×7) ceramic tub/shower, tile floor, pedestal sink, closet with built-in shelving
Bedroom: (12×9) walk-in closet, original hardwood floors

Second Floor

Sitting Room: (15×11) original hardwood floor, built-in shelving, 2 built-in storage closets
Bedroom:  (19×15) built-in shelving, carpet, brick chimney accent on one wall, two easy-tilt skylights, door to walk-in attic
Attic: (25×15) walk-in, built-in storage, full window to side yard

Lower Level

Laundry Area: (washer/dryer), partially finished, concrete floor, reinsulated in 2015, work bench, Storage Closet, Bilco door to back yard, wood-burning furnace in addition to oil burning furnace

Garage

one-car attached garage, concrete floor, built-in shelving, automatic garage door (new 2016)

Outbuilding

Barn: additional car storage or equipment area, double doors to insulated workshop area with wood floor and oversized workbench/table, built-in storage shelving
Garden Shed/Chicken Coop: walk-in, vertical board construction, abuts and open to fenced livestock enclosure

Features

2 Fenced Vegetable Gardens
Outdoor Stone Fire pit Seating Area
Barn
Garden Shed/Chicken Coop
Brook borders 2 sides of Property
Abuts Haystack Mountain State Forest Land
Lightning Rod System
Cabled Mature Trees Surrounding House

Pertinent Facts

Location:   20 Ashpohtag Road, Norfolk, CT 06058
Land Size:  6.6 acres
Water Frontage: brook
Year Built:  1880
Square Footage: 1709
Total Rooms:  7         BRs: 3          BAs: 2
Basement: full, partially finished, reinsulated in 2015, Laundry, walk-out through Bilco door
Foundation: concrete
Hatchway: Bilco door to basement
Attic: full, walk-in, storage
Laundry Location: in basement
Number of Fireplaces: 1 Fireplace with woodstove insert
Floors:  hardwood, tile
Windows: antique glass, full screens and storms
Exterior: wood clapboard
Driveway: paved
Roof: asphalt
Heat: hot water radiator
Oil Tank: 250-gallon tank in basement
Hot water: oil
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric:  100 amps
Cable/Satellite Dish:  cable
Appliances:
Exclusions:
Mil rate:           Date:
Taxes:               Date:
Listing Agent: Holly Leibrock
Listing Type: Exclusive

Residence

First Floor

Enclosed Breezeway: connects the Garage and Kitchen Entrance, full panel glass windows on both sides, door to back yard, door to driveway, concrete floor
Kitchen:  (17×16) hardwood floors, completely renovated in 2012, GE oven-range, Broan Hood. GE refrigerator, breakfast bar with pennant lights, built-in desk, wired for under cabinet lighting, recessed lighting, eyebrow window
Dining Room:  (16×13)  hardwood floors, built-in cabinets and original hardwood paneling, oversized doorway joining Kitchen and Dining Room, French Door to Back Deck and fenced yard
Half Bath: single vanity, hardwood floor
Living Room: (31×13)  fieldstone fireplace with large fieldstone hearth and built-in wood storage, original hardwood floors, built-in shelving, staircase to Upper Level, Front Entry door
Bedroom:  (13×12)  2 closets – one with built-in shelving, hardwood floor
Full Bath:  (8×7) ceramic tub/shower, tile floor, pedestal sink, closet with built-in shelving
Bedroom: (12×9) walk-in closet, original hardwood floors

Second Floor

Sitting Room: (15×11) original hardwood floor, built-in shelving, 2 built-in storage closets
Bedroom:  (19×15) built-in shelving, carpet, brick chimney accent on one wall, two easy-tilt skylights, door to walk-in attic
Attic: (25×15) walk-in, built-in storage, full window to side yard

Lower Level

Laundry Area: (washer/dryer), partially finished, concrete floor, reinsulated in 2015, work bench, Storage Closet, Bilco door to back yard, wood-burning furnace in addition to oil burning furnace

Garage

one-car attached garage, concrete floor, built-in shelving, automatic garage door (new 2016)

Outbuilding

Barn: additional car storage or equipment area, double doors to insulated workshop area with wood floor and oversized workbench/table, built-in storage shelving
Garden Shed/Chicken Coop: walk-in, vertical board construction, abuts and open to fenced livestock enclosure

Features

2 Fenced Vegetable Gardens
Outdoor Stone Fire pit Seating Area
Barn
Garden Shed/Chicken Coop
Brook borders 2 sides of Property
Abuts Haystack Mountain State Forest Land
Lightning Rod System
Cabled Mature Trees Surrounding House

Pertinent Facts

Location:   20 Ashpohtag Road, Norfolk, CT 06058
Land Size:  6.6 acres
Water Frontage: brook
Year Built:  1880
Square Footage: 1709
Total Rooms:  7         BRs: 3          BAs: 2
Basement: full, partially finished, reinsulated in 2015, Laundry, walk-out through Bilco door
Foundation: concrete
Hatchway: Bilco door to basement
Attic: full, walk-in, storage
Laundry Location: in basement
Number of Fireplaces: 1 Fireplace with woodstove insert
Floors:  hardwood, tile
Windows: antique glass, full screens and storms
Exterior: wood clapboard
Driveway: paved
Roof: asphalt
Heat: hot water radiator
Oil Tank: 250-gallon tank in basement
Hot water: oil
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric:  100 amps
Cable/Satellite Dish:  cable
Appliances:
Exclusions:
Mil rate:           Date:
Taxes:               Date:
Listing Agent: Holly Leibrock
Listing Type: Exclusive

Listing Location

20 Ashpohtag Road, Norfolk, CT 06058


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Agent Contact Information

Holly Leibrock
holly@harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200 x 113
(860) 248-0117
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