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"THE ALDERS" (Manor House)

$1,595,000 • 6,940 sq.ft. • 5 acres • 15 BR • 12 BA • 1 ½BA
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Famed Architect Ehrick Rossiter’s English Tudor masterpiece is located in the historic village of Norfolk Ct. on over 5 lush private acres just a few blocks to the historic village center. This rare survivor of the Gilded Age presents 7,000 square feet. The main house offers spacious open public rooms of the period with natural detailed woodwork,… Read More

Famed Architect Ehrick Rossiter’s English Tudor masterpiece is located in the historic village of Norfolk Ct. on over 5 lush private acres just a few blocks to the historic village center. This rare survivor of the Gilded Age presents 7,000 square feet. The main house offers spacious open public rooms of the period with natural detailed woodwork, rare stained glass, and period fixtures. The foyer and living room are paneled in native cherry wood. The grand staircase leads to a light-filled landing / sitting area with Moorish style arches. There are a total of 10 bedrooms and 9.5 baths in the main part of the house. Every room is a world unto itself. A spacious commercial style kitchen is ideal for supporting large dinners for numerous guests. There is an annex offering an additional 5 bedrooms and 3 baths with a separate entrance. The light-filled great room is over two stories high. This space is ideal for long term guests or additional living space. The spacious open and forested grounds are lush with specimen plantings and a variety of trees. There is room for a pool and tennis court. This property makes an ideal retreat for anyone wishing to escape to the country with fresh clean air, and peace. There is more than enough space to bring along family and friends, affording them private quarters in the main house or the annex. This grand estate is currently used as a bed and breakfast, which is also available for an additional price.

 

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Famed Architect Ehrick Rossiter’s English Tudor masterpiece is located in the historic village of Norfolk Ct. on over 5 lush private acres just a few blocks to the historic village center. This rare survivor of the Gilded Age presents 7,000 square feet. The main house offers spacious open public rooms of the period with natural detailed woodwork, rare stained glass, and period fixtures. The foyer and living room are paneled in native cherry wood. The grand staircase leads to a light-filled landing / sitting area with Moorish style arches. There are a total of 10 bedrooms and 9.5 baths in the main part of the house. Every room is a world unto itself. A spacious commercial style kitchen is ideal for supporting large dinners for numerous guests. There is an annex offering an additional 5 bedrooms and 3 baths with a separate entrance. The light-filled great room is over two stories high. This space is ideal for long term guests or additional living space. The spacious open and forested grounds are lush with specimen plantings and a variety of trees. There is room for a pool and tennis court. This property makes an ideal retreat for anyone wishing to escape to the country with fresh clean air, and peace. There is more than enough space to bring along family and friends, affording them private quarters in the main house or the annex. This grand estate is currently used as a bed and breakfast, which is also available for an additional price.

 

In the Community of:

Norfolk, Connecticut

EH# 4503 MLS# 170339685

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Listing Location:

69 Maple Avenue, Norfolk, CT 06058


FIRST FLOOR

Foyer: Cherry woodwork, stained glass, 9ft.+ ceilings
Living Room: fireplace, hardwood, beams, stained glass windows, cherry woodwork, 9ft.+ ceilings
Dining Room: fireplace, hardwood, stained glass windows, 9ft.+ ceilings
Kitchen: commercial kitchen with all stainless steel
Library: hardwood floors, stained glass windows, built-ins
Bar Room: lounge with built-in seating, tile floor
Sunroom: freestanding gas stove with a view to grounds

SECOND FLOOR

This floor consists of 5 bedrooms all with full bathrooms, two with fireplaces, two whirlpool tubs, 9ft.+ ceilings, lounge area

THIRD FLOOR

Two third floor areas one with 3 Bedrooms and 3 full baths, the other has two bedrooms with shared bath

FEATURES

There is natural solid woodwork throughout the home along with beautiful stained and leaded glass windows.

An attached annex with 5 bedrooms, three full baths, garden area, gazebo with firepit, and brook.

Pertinent Facts

Land Size: 5 acres     Map: 7-12        Lot: 193
Vol.: 0121     Page:  0359
Zoning: Residential/Commercial
Easements: always check the deed
Year Built: 1898
Square Footage: 6,940
Total Rooms: 23           BRs: 15           BAs: 12 full 1 half
Basement: unfinished, concrete floor, storage
Foundation: stone
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: hardwood
Windows: leaded glass
Exterior: stucco
Driveway: asphalt
Roof: asphalt
Heat: oil
Air-Conditioning: none
Hot water: oil
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: city connected
Water:  city connected
Electric: circuit breakers
Cable/Satellite: available
Appliances: commercial refrigerator, dishwasher, gas stove, washer, dryer
Mil rate: 25.98     Date: 2020
Taxes: $15,197     Date:  2020
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent: Thomas McGowan
Listing Type: Exclusive

Residence

FIRST FLOOR

Foyer: Cherry woodwork, stained glass, 9ft.+ ceilings
Living Room: fireplace, hardwood, beams, stained glass windows, cherry woodwork, 9ft.+ ceilings
Dining Room: fireplace, hardwood, stained glass windows, 9ft.+ ceilings
Kitchen: commercial kitchen with all stainless steel
Library: hardwood floors, stained glass windows, built-ins
Bar Room: lounge with built-in seating, tile floor
Sunroom: freestanding gas stove with a view to grounds

SECOND FLOOR

This floor consists of 5 bedrooms all with full bathrooms, two with fireplaces, two whirlpool tubs, 9ft.+ ceilings, lounge area

THIRD FLOOR

Two third floor areas one with 3 Bedrooms and 3 full baths, the other has two bedrooms with shared bath

FEATURES

There is natural solid woodwork throughout the home along with beautiful stained and leaded glass windows.

An attached annex with 5 bedrooms, three full baths, garden area, gazebo with firepit, and brook.

Pertinent Facts

Land Size: 5 acres     Map: 7-12        Lot: 193
Vol.: 0121     Page:  0359
Zoning: Residential/Commercial
Easements: always check the deed
Year Built: 1898
Square Footage: 6,940
Total Rooms: 23           BRs: 15           BAs: 12 full 1 half
Basement: unfinished, concrete floor, storage
Foundation: stone
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: hardwood
Windows: leaded glass
Exterior: stucco
Driveway: asphalt
Roof: asphalt
Heat: oil
Air-Conditioning: none
Hot water: oil
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: city connected
Water:  city connected
Electric: circuit breakers
Cable/Satellite: available
Appliances: commercial refrigerator, dishwasher, gas stove, washer, dryer
Mil rate: 25.98     Date: 2020
Taxes: $15,197     Date:  2020
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent: Thomas McGowan
Listing Type: Exclusive



Agent Contact Information

Thomas McGowan
tmcgowan@harneyre.com
860-542-5500 Ext 1
860-309-6043
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Norfolk CT Office
860-542-5500
22 Maple Avenue
Norfolk, CT 06058
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