Real Estate Litchfield County EH3878 | Elyse Harney Real Estate
Elyse Harney Real Estate

Extraordinary Private Litchfield Estate

$2,995,000 • 6166 sq.ft. • 6.6 acres • 4 BR • 4 BA • 1 Half BA
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A 19th-century oversized carriage house sited off the road on 7 private acres in Litchfield’s estate section is truly extraordinary and provides the perfect luxury country retreat. A long gravel driveway off North Street transports you to the main house, with custom renovation throughout, framed by covered porches, heated 46… Read More

A 19th-century oversized carriage house sited off the road on 7 private acres in Litchfield’s estate section is truly extraordinary and provides the perfect luxury country retreat. A long gravel driveway off North Street transports you to the main house, with custom renovation throughout, framed by covered porches, heated 46 feet x16 feet gunite pool, oversized spa, and idyllic gardens.  The main entrance opens up to 22-foot ceilings and a grand staircase and then leads to a formal dining room and a state of the art kitchen that strikes the perfect balance of modern technology and period details.  A living room with oversized fireplace with custom mantel, large den, powder room, full bath, and laundry complete the main floor.  The second level boasts of the master suite complete with bedroom, dressing room with custom his and her closets and an enormous and perfectly appointed master bathroom as well as the private guest suite with its own sitting room, master guest bedroom, master guest bathroom as well as 2 additional bedrooms and an additional full bath.  The sunny third floor provides office or studio space or additional options for entertaining and sleeping areas.

The custom barn has 3 bays, the center of which is a guest house with 20-foot ceilings, sunroof, full bath, and loft. The outside bays provide a 3-car garage with hydraulic lift and potting shed.

The estate is completed by meticulously tended vegetable gardens.

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A 19th-century oversized carriage house sited off the road on 7 private acres in Litchfield’s estate section is truly extraordinary and provides the perfect luxury country retreat. A long gravel driveway off North Street transports you to the main house, with custom renovation throughout, framed by covered porches, heated 46 feet x16 feet gunite pool, oversized spa, and idyllic gardens.  The main entrance opens up to 22-foot ceilings and a grand staircase and then leads to a formal dining room and a state of the art kitchen that strikes the perfect balance of modern technology and period details.  A living room with oversized fireplace with custom mantel, large den, powder room, full bath, and laundry complete the main floor.  The second level boasts of the master suite complete with bedroom, dressing room with custom his and her closets and an enormous and perfectly appointed master bathroom as well as the private guest suite with its own sitting room, master guest bedroom, master guest bathroom as well as 2 additional bedrooms and an additional full bath.  The sunny third floor provides office or studio space or additional options for entertaining and sleeping areas.

The custom barn has 3 bays, the center of which is a guest house with 20-foot ceilings, sunroof, full bath, and loft. The outside bays provide a 3-car garage with hydraulic lift and potting shed.

The estate is completed by meticulously tended vegetable gardens.

In the Community of:

Litchfield, Connecticut – Litchfield County

EH# 3878 MLS# 170107788

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Listing Location

147 North Street, Litchfield, CT 06759


Residence Description

RESIDENCE

This Classic American Large Carriage House was built in 1895 and went under a major renovation starting in 2000. Venetian plaster walls, antique leather finish ceramic tile floors and custom molding are throughout the house.

FIRST FLOOR

Main Level – 9’8” Ceilings throughout
Entrance: (24’ x 16’ 7”) 19 ‘ceiling, grand staircase, large fanlight window
Grand Hall: (43’9” x 4’8”) entrance to kitchen, den, dining room, living room, ½ bath and laundry room
Living Room: (21’ x 18’) triple window unit, fireplace with custom polished cement mantel
Dining Room: (19’8” x 11’7”)
Kitchen: (21’ x 19’9”) 9’8” ceiling, double doors to terrace, custom cabinets, granite countertops, Shaw farm sink, Franke faucet, 6 burner Wolf stove top, Wolf convection microwave/convection, Subzero refrigerator, 2 Miele dishwashers, Marvel wine cooler
Covered Side Porch: (15’ x 15’) Mahogany railings and floor, bead board ceiling
Terrace: (43’ x 18’) Awning covered (25’ x 18’), Ohio sandstone floors,
Half Bath: (8’2”x 4’8”) Off living room/den area Console sink, Kohler toilet
Full Bath: (8’x5’) Off kitchen area, Console sink, Kohler toilet, tiled shower with glass door
Den/Study: (21’x 19’7”) 9’8” ceiling French doors to terrace
Laundry/Sitting: (13’11” X 8’11 stackable washer dryer behind period barn doors, sitting/TV area door to pantry
Pantry: (8’ x 8’) refrigerator, custom built in cabinets, oversized original carriage house doors to the outside

SECOND FLOOR

Master Wing – 8’5” Ceilings throughout

Landing: (17’6” x 7’8”) Overlooking entrance hall and fanlight window
Master Bedroom: (20’7” x 18’3”) with additional 14’6” x 10’8” dressing room with custom closets and cabinetry
Master Bath: (25’ x 8’10”) Oversized tub with Franke hardware, double sinks, 2 private commodes, tiled shower with glass door

SECOND FLOOR

Guest Wing – 8’5” Ceilings throughout

Master Guest Sitting: (11’ x 13’)
Master Guest Bedroom: (17’6” x 13’8”) 3 custom closets, wrap around custom built in book shelves
Master Guest Full Bath: (11’ x 5’10”) Tile walls, Cesame console sink, tile shower with glass door
Guest Bedroom 1: (14’ x 13’) Double barn door closets, door to guest full bath, door to master guest sitting (original to the house)
Guest Bedroom 2: (17’9” x 13’3”) door to guest full bath, door to master guest sitting
Guest Full Bath: (13’ x 4’) Tile walls, tile shower with glass door, pedestal sink

THIRD FLOOR

Studio/Office: (51’ x 24’6”) 10’ ceilings, 4 dormers, 5 closets, wood floors, recessed lighting, ceiling fans

3 BAY BARN GUEST HOUSE

Bay 1: (19’7” x 11’2’) 14’ ceilings, 2 car garage with hydraulic lift, (10’ x 11’) potting shed
Bay 2: Guest House with 20’ ceilings, polished and tinted cement floors, sun roof, 2 full sized closets, 16.5’ x 11’ loft, 4’9”x 9’8” full bath with granite shower and modern farm sink.
Bay 3: (19’7” x 11’2’) 14’ ceilings, 1 car garage

FEATURES

Pool: (45’8” x 15’8) gunite, heated pool with Ohio Sandstone deck and caldron style fire pit
Hot-tub: (7’ x 7’) Saratoga Spa
BBQ:  with underground connection to propane tank
Landscaping: meticulously kept custom designed gardens up against the house and enveloping pool area, boxwood English garden in front of guest house, elaborate vegetable and flower gardens.  Stonewalls throughout.

Pertinent Facts

Location:  147 North Street, Litchfield, CT
Land Size:   6.6 acres
Additional Land Available:   No
Easements:      Refer to deed
Year Built: 1895
Square Footage: 5000
Total Rooms:     11       BRs: 4          BAs: 4.5
Basement: Full cement floor
Foundation:   Stone
Hatchway:  Yes
Attic: Finished
Laundry Location: Main floor
Number of Fireplaces: 1
Floors: Antique leather finished ceramic on 1st and 2nd floors, wood on third
Windows:   Antique glass single pane with Storms
Exterior: Clapboard
Driveway:   Gravel
Roof: cedar shake
Heat: Forced hot air oil, Buderis furnace
Oil Tank(s) – size & location:  2 x 500 gallons in basement for heat
Propane Tanks– size & location:  1000 gallon buried for pool heat, stove, grill and generator
Air-Conditioning: Central throughout- 3 zones
Hot water: Electric
Plumbing:
Sewer:   Town
Water:   Town
Electric:  200 AMPs
Cable: Verizon
Generator: Guardian
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: 6 burner Wolf stove top, Wolf convection microwave/convection, Subzero refrigerator, 2 Miele dishwashers, Marvel wine cooler, Stackable Washer & dryer
Mil rate: $29.7     Date:2018
Taxes: $22,749     Date:2018
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent:  William Melnick/Elyse Harney Morris
Listing Type:   Exclusive

Residence

RESIDENCE

This Classic American Large Carriage House was built in 1895 and went under a major renovation starting in 2000. Venetian plaster walls, antique leather finish ceramic tile floors and custom molding are throughout the house.

FIRST FLOOR

Main Level – 9’8” Ceilings throughout
Entrance: (24’ x 16’ 7”) 19 ‘ceiling, grand staircase, large fanlight window
Grand Hall: (43’9” x 4’8”) entrance to kitchen, den, dining room, living room, ½ bath and laundry room
Living Room: (21’ x 18’) triple window unit, fireplace with custom polished cement mantel
Dining Room: (19’8” x 11’7”)
Kitchen: (21’ x 19’9”) 9’8” ceiling, double doors to terrace, custom cabinets, granite countertops, Shaw farm sink, Franke faucet, 6 burner Wolf stove top, Wolf convection microwave/convection, Subzero refrigerator, 2 Miele dishwashers, Marvel wine cooler
Covered Side Porch: (15’ x 15’) Mahogany railings and floor, bead board ceiling
Terrace: (43’ x 18’) Awning covered (25’ x 18’), Ohio sandstone floors,
Half Bath: (8’2”x 4’8”) Off living room/den area Console sink, Kohler toilet
Full Bath: (8’x5’) Off kitchen area, Console sink, Kohler toilet, tiled shower with glass door
Den/Study: (21’x 19’7”) 9’8” ceiling French doors to terrace
Laundry/Sitting: (13’11” X 8’11 stackable washer dryer behind period barn doors, sitting/TV area door to pantry
Pantry: (8’ x 8’) refrigerator, custom built in cabinets, oversized original carriage house doors to the outside

SECOND FLOOR

Master Wing – 8’5” Ceilings throughout

Landing: (17’6” x 7’8”) Overlooking entrance hall and fanlight window
Master Bedroom: (20’7” x 18’3”) with additional 14’6” x 10’8” dressing room with custom closets and cabinetry
Master Bath: (25’ x 8’10”) Oversized tub with Franke hardware, double sinks, 2 private commodes, tiled shower with glass door

SECOND FLOOR

Guest Wing – 8’5” Ceilings throughout

Master Guest Sitting: (11’ x 13’)
Master Guest Bedroom: (17’6” x 13’8”) 3 custom closets, wrap around custom built in book shelves
Master Guest Full Bath: (11’ x 5’10”) Tile walls, Cesame console sink, tile shower with glass door
Guest Bedroom 1: (14’ x 13’) Double barn door closets, door to guest full bath, door to master guest sitting (original to the house)
Guest Bedroom 2: (17’9” x 13’3”) door to guest full bath, door to master guest sitting
Guest Full Bath: (13’ x 4’) Tile walls, tile shower with glass door, pedestal sink

THIRD FLOOR

Studio/Office: (51’ x 24’6”) 10’ ceilings, 4 dormers, 5 closets, wood floors, recessed lighting, ceiling fans

3 BAY BARN GUEST HOUSE

Bay 1: (19’7” x 11’2’) 14’ ceilings, 2 car garage with hydraulic lift, (10’ x 11’) potting shed
Bay 2: Guest House with 20’ ceilings, polished and tinted cement floors, sun roof, 2 full sized closets, 16.5’ x 11’ loft, 4’9”x 9’8” full bath with granite shower and modern farm sink.
Bay 3: (19’7” x 11’2’) 14’ ceilings, 1 car garage

FEATURES

Pool: (45’8” x 15’8) gunite, heated pool with Ohio Sandstone deck and caldron style fire pit
Hot-tub: (7’ x 7’) Saratoga Spa
BBQ:  with underground connection to propane tank
Landscaping: meticulously kept custom designed gardens up against the house and enveloping pool area, boxwood English garden in front of guest house, elaborate vegetable and flower gardens.  Stonewalls throughout.

Pertinent Facts

Location:  147 North Street, Litchfield, CT
Land Size:   6.6 acres
Additional Land Available:   No
Easements:      Refer to deed
Year Built: 1895
Square Footage: 5000
Total Rooms:     11       BRs: 4          BAs: 4.5
Basement: Full cement floor
Foundation:   Stone
Hatchway:  Yes
Attic: Finished
Laundry Location: Main floor
Number of Fireplaces: 1
Floors: Antique leather finished ceramic on 1st and 2nd floors, wood on third
Windows:   Antique glass single pane with Storms
Exterior: Clapboard
Driveway:   Gravel
Roof: cedar shake
Heat: Forced hot air oil, Buderis furnace
Oil Tank(s) – size & location:  2 x 500 gallons in basement for heat
Propane Tanks– size & location:  1000 gallon buried for pool heat, stove, grill and generator
Air-Conditioning: Central throughout- 3 zones
Hot water: Electric
Plumbing:
Sewer:   Town
Water:   Town
Electric:  200 AMPs
Cable: Verizon
Generator: Guardian
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: 6 burner Wolf stove top, Wolf convection microwave/convection, Subzero refrigerator, 2 Miele dishwashers, Marvel wine cooler, Stackable Washer & dryer
Mil rate: $29.7     Date:2018
Taxes: $22,749     Date:2018
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent:  William Melnick/Elyse Harney Morris
Listing Type:   Exclusive



Agent Contact Information

Bill Melnick
WMelnick@HarneyRE.com
860-435-2200 x 107
917-330-5241
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Elyse Harney Morris
elyse@harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200x102
(860) 318-5126
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