Seasonal cottage at beautiful Lake Hayward is perfect for your summer vacation or week-end retreat. Walking distance to 3 private beaches. Property features an enclosed side porch (approx. 100 sq. ft. ) a patio area with a partial view of the lake. Upgraded electrical panel. As an added bonus the cottage has electric heat for those chilly evenings. Come and enjoy all Lake Hayward has to offer; beaches, swimming, fishing, boating, tennis and more . . . . This lake cottage has so much potential make it your own today!
The Eliphalet Holmes House, (c. 1730/1790) is listed on The National Register of Historic Places. An exceptional double chimney center hall, gambrel-roofed colonial with separate guest apartment and a large barn/studio outbuilding. Nationally published, this property has been lovingly and beautifully maintained throughout the years. An authentic 18th century structure with mostly original features, including wide board chestnut and oak flooring, original paneling and raised panel doors, 5 cut-granite fireplaces and windows with some hand-blown glass. The beautiful country kitchen features raised panel cupboards and a sink island, complementing the woodwork found throughout the house. Cream color cabinetry provides a contrast to the tiger maple counter tops with bread-board edging & crisscross dark hand-hewed beams overhead. The main house has 10 rooms, 4 BRs and 2.5 bathrooms. The attached 2-car carriage house has a second floor 1 BR apartment with sunny livingroom, bedroom, eat-in kitchen and full bath. The 2000 square foot barn has been used as an art & antiques gallery, but offers many possibilities. Nearby historic attractions include Gillette Castle, Chester/Hadlyme Ferry & The Goodspeed Opera House. First time offered in 33 years by current owner. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity!
Serenity, Charm, and Elegance await you on this magnificent estate. Over 9 acres of beautifully manicured landscape outlined by stonewalls with spring-fed ponds and a footbridge that leads you to pastures of newly planted lavender. Antique charm and character with high end finishes, rooms that offer the open floor plan as well as formal elegance, everything to fit your lifestyle.
The main house is truly magical with all its many features including a library, formal dining and living room, multiple fireplaces, a gourmet kitchen with a stunning copper ceiling, and a spectacular post and beam great room. Sit back and enjoy your favorite film in the plush and inviting movie theatre.
The carriage house is newly renovated and beautifully designed with 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths, complete with a front porch and an upper deck overlooking the water and grounds.
The three-car garage has a spacious loft that could be easily finished into a studio or office space. Attached to the garage is a full gym with French doors and tall windows for plenty of natural light. The adorable schoolhouse is perfect for an elaborate potting shed or even for cocktails and appetizers while hosting an amazing wedding on site.
This spectacular property is conveniently located between Boston and New York and just a few miles away from the country charm of the Hadlyme Market and the Ferry to bring you across the beautiful Connecticut River.
One of the most notable period buildings in this historic village, other than the Goodspeed Opera House and Gelston House Hotel. This well maintained/renovated circa 1860, 10 room, 4 bed, 3 bath "Mini Mansion" sits proudly overlooking the Connecticut River, stores, restaurants, and neighbors. The exciting "River Walk" development planned downtown. [See www.easthaddam.org]. The home's many glamourous features include high-speed internet availability, 5 grand public rooms, ornate beamed high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, 4 fireplaces, gleaming wood floors, a fully renovated large family room/chefs kitchen, a cozy solarium at the rear of the house and a fully finished attic easily convertible to an additional bedroom suite. The flexible layout offers convenient spaces for in-home offices, homeschooling, yoga, or a playroom, to name a few. The exterior grounds were professionally landscaped recently with perennials, fruit trees, and pleasing boxwood plantings surrounding the perimeter - all beautifully offsetting the handsome building and much admired by passers by. The detached garage at the rear is currently used as a photography studio but is also suitable as a movie room, or separate workout space. The residence has the potential for conversion to condo units as well! The building is also zoned for Commercial. See MLS 170351754 for potential end-use details. ~2 hours to NYC/Boston, easy commute to Hartford/Middletown, Bradley Airport, Amtrak, and Shoreline towns.
This equestrian property offers a well maintained colonial home with lots of natural light and space, sitting on almost 5 acres! With 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 car garage, hardwood floors in main level and part of upper level, formal living room and dining room, generous size family room with skylight, , eat in country kitchen with breakfast area, and a fenced in dog area off the kitchen. 4 AC & heat mini splits, 3propane heaters, full house fan. The barn features 4 stalls with metal hay racks, and 2 stories with a tack room on one side and on the other side a separate enclosure for all your buckets, bedding supplies, and more. Lots of storage, barn has electricity. There is a generator that will kick in during any power outages & will service the house & the barn. 2nd floor loft can fit about 300 bales of hay, comes with hay elevator and barn is in very sound condition with double Dutch style doors, upper door with grates for cool air, 2 separate smaller stalls for goats or large dog kennels with enclosed areas. The property has 4 paddocks, a lean to off of the barn as shelter for the horses, brand new riding ring running up in the back field and a round pen for training. Enjoy relaxing on the family room or deck, and viewing the colors of the 4 seasons, the sounds of wild life, and multiple pastures. The land can be subdivided.
Well maintained and in move-in condition, this year round home at beautiful Lake Hayward can be yours. Home has an open floor plan, catherdral ceiling in the great room with bamboo floors on the main level. Second floor features a loft area which can serve as an office plus an additional unfinished area for another bedroom, with skylights for added natural lighting and rough plumbing for a second bathroom. Finished family room on the lower level, with pellet stove which will heat the entire home; walk out basement. Enjoy the outdoors on your 600 sq. foot wrap around deck with views of the lake; mainly in the winter months. Home is generator ready. Property sits on a .95 acres; flat lot, with endless possibilities. Plenty of garden areas, with an organic garden and berry bushes. Within a short walking distance to Lake hayward deeded row, " community dock ". One owner home, who has taken great pride in the property. Enjoy lake living all year long, make this your dream home today.
This charming 1890 farmhouse, located in the quaint Hadyme section of East Haddam. The property consists of an 1890 farmhouse, a chestnut-beam barn, perennial gardens, and an ancient beech tree. The farmhouse has been lovingly restored by the owners. The farm-style kitchen is truly a gourmets delight. The front parlor includes a Jotul gas heating stove. New windows provide morning-filled light and views of the flower gardens and water fountains. Upstairs, the master bedroom along with two additional bedrooms for overnight guests or family members. The highlight of the property is the remodeled 1910 barn. The lower barn boasts a handy-man workshop along with a yoga studio/craft room. The barn loft space is a home office and media center with high-speed internet. A 110 drop screen broadcasts sports, cable shows, gaming, and streaming services. Any audiophile will appreciate the Bowers & Wilkins sound system. Perennial gardens provide seasonal colorful flowers. 18th century stone walls mark the perimeter of the exceptional property. The property overlooks a protected meadow, a part of the Gillette Castle State Park with access to trails.
Expansive 5000+ sq ft Custom Built Contemporary Home on a picturesque private 5+ acre rear lot, centraly located between New York and Boston. Upon entering you will be delighted to see straight through to the back yard the full length of the house as you step into the foyer and enter the 10 ft wide front hall with gleaming marble flooring adorning the first floor. To the right off the hall is the grand 25x30 living room with propane fireplace, marble flooring, french doors leading to the wrap around deck and plenty of light from the many windows that frame the natural surroundings like an ever changing landscape paintings. To the left of the main hall you will enter the dining room which can also be used as a private office with glass doors separating it from the hall and kitchen. Moving straight ahead in the hall you will enter the central great room area which is open to the generous size kitchen which features sleek gray cabinets with blueprint blue accents and a massive kitchen island with seating for many. The kitchen also features a new convection oven, propane cook top and two new stainless steel refrigerators. On the first floor you will find a master suite , family room and a handicap accessible bath with roll in shower, laundry and mud room. The wide wrap around deck w/ ramp, Brand new 50 year roof, new gutters, new carpet upstairs, high efficiency furnace, new water filtration system, newer water heater, 3000 sq ft unfinished basement, room to add your own garages.
The former "Rose Farm Gallery" 1930 (c) antique barn has been converted into a warm and gracious home. The first special space upon entering the main level, is the great room conversion to a true open concept living, including living room , kitchen and eating areas. The great room also features a vaulted 30 foot beamed ceiling and a former hay loft mezzanine ready for any number of uses. Adjacent, also on the main level is a second special space the Former Art Gallery Studio transformed into gracious spacious MBR Suite, including beamed cathedral ceiling , closets, reading area, and a gorgeous 5 fixture bathroom with double vanity, tiled shower, free standing tub, and tile floor. A third special space, the new addition includes two bedrooms , bathroom ,and laundry area all on the main floor. The new addition also includes an oversized attached two car garage in the lower level and a full walkup floored attic ready for expansion or storage. The fourth special space is the 960 sq ft walkout lower level with private entrance. This lower level flex space has been semi finished; sheet rocked, primed painted, electric subpanel, and full roughed in bathroom awaiting the new owner to complete to their special use. This level can serve well as a home office, home schooling, recreation, private guest or in-law area. Another unique feature in the floorplan design are the extra closets provided to easily accommodate conversion up to an additional two and one half bathrooms
Two lovely homes, one great property. A rare opportunity to own a lovingly maintained country estate located near the world renowned Goodspeed Opera House, Devils Hopyard, miles of hiking trails and Gillette Castle, the crown jewel of Connecticut's state parks. This 1894 colonial home is situated on over four acres and includes a meticulously updated guest house. The large barn with electricity and new roof has been used as storage and garage but offers many opportunities for the craftsperson, musician or entertainer. Upon entry to the main home you will find yourself immersed in natural light. This sunroom has undergone a complete renovation featuring exotic Jatoba hardwood floors, (also throughout the home there are fir, maple ,cherry and imbuia flooring) new ceiling, windows, Mahogany pocket doors, and recessed lighting. Additionally this exquisite space is appointed with Mahogany beams and new tiled entryway. The beautiful eat-in kitchen offers maple flooring, granite surfaced center island and new energy-star rated appliances. Located on the property with its own utilities is a bright and airy two bedroom, one bath ranch guest house with new siding and heating system, two car garage and full basement. These quarters are ideal for weekend guests, family or rental income. This space is currently occupied by a quiet long-term, month to month tenant. There truly are very few properties in the area as unique, impeccably maintained and waiting for you to call it yours.
This open-concept, light-filled home is working on some final touches to bring itself to perfection before our first showings. 12 Warner is ideally situated on just over 2 full acres: with ample driveway space on both sides (1 for the garage, 1 for guests), a lovely front yard with mature landscaping & a largely cleared backyard surrounded by woods for plenty of privacy. Bonus: the left boundary line runs along a babbling brook which can often be heard from the house; it's the perfect place to put a gazebo & enjoy the tranquility! One-level living is the bonus for all ranch-style houses but what makes this home stand out is its open-concept living space. As you enter, you'll notice the large bay window, plenty of light, beautiful flooring & a cozy fireplace. Completing this entertaining space is the large deck overlooking your backyard. Back inside, you'll find the large primary bedroom with full bath, large closet & another bay window. In addition to the 2nd full bath on this floor, there are 2 more bedrooms with built-ins for added charm. Head downstairs to the partially finished basement & yet another fireplace! The bathroom here has plenty of space (& plumbing) to create a full bath. Also located on the lower level: a laundry room & workshop area. This home has many recent upgrades in addition to the young roof & new appliances. Back roads bring you into this great country setting but also grant you easy access to the larger routes!
Welcome to RAVENSCLIFF FARMS! An incredible opportunity to own 8.28 gorgeous acres located 2 hours from Manhattan and Boston in the heart of East Haddam, Connecticut. This inviting 2,868 sq ft Colonial boasts 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, fireplace, and finished attic with plenty of storage. Located at the end of a private road this property exudes uninterrupted peace and tranquility. Entertaining made easy with a seamless flow to the deck which overlooks the level backyard. There is an adjacent oversized 2-car garage with additional storage space, 8 Stall Barn and 3 Acre paddock. 30 minutes to Hartford and less than an hour to New Haven. This incredible offering is not to be missed.
Reclaiming the wild soul at this special artistic enclave retreat style property. The possibilities of reconnecting to nature are endless. This charming 3 bedroom Gambrel Colonial home & additional barn/ garage with fully finished spacious family room, home office above & lower level recreation room w/bar will make this a great space for a speak easy, home office or gathering area w/ add. storage space to the back. This lovely yard scape is privately & uniquely set upon the open hillside bordering the Harlow Haggenson Sanctuary confirming an unspoiled woodland where no add. homes will be built. The exceptional setting features will restore one's tranquility & wholeness. The lovely babbling water gardens, years of professional landscaping, granite stepping stones leading to a built-in stone Amphitheater, peaceful walking trails to restore our senses, multiple stone walls & bluestone patios all of which will make this a unique exploration.Upon entering the covered patio entrance, one will notice many custom accents of which will set this home apart from the rest. The bright antique kitchen with a sought after authentic cast iron farm sink & graceful cream colored retro cabinetry will be a conversation piece. Open dining & family area w/ built-ins & cozy window seat, front to back living room w/ fireplace & new French doors. Expressive railings leading upstairs to Master bedroom suite to the left & 2 additional bedrms to the right.walking distance to Historical Main Street!
Charming Colonial with complete privacy . Kitchen has beautiful walnut cabinets ,granite and wood floors. Kitchen open to the dining room. Living room with gas fireplace open to dining also. Master bedroom suite on the first level. MBR bath with hot tub. shower and double sinks. 2 bedrooms and full bath on upper level. Front covered porch , back yard with huge deck . Pavers patio with fire pit. Wonderful home for parties entertaining. Almost 3 acres with a barn outbuilding. House is wired for generator. Front and back decks being painted October 21.
~~~ One Floor ~~~ Open Concept ~~~ New Ranch ~~~ 2+Acres ~~~ Corner Lot ~~~~ 2 Car Attached Garage ~~~ Trusted Professional Builder ~~~ Welcome to 101 Warner Rd. E. Haddam, home to the Swing Bridge and the Goodspeed Opera House and many beautiful State Parks. E. Haddam boasts 3 lakes and many rivers including the Connecticut River. Snuggle in to this Brand New Ranch with Granite Kitchen, opening up to the Great Room creating an easy flow for entertaining and just living. Master Bedroom Suite with full bath and walk-in-closet. 2 more generously sized bedrooms and full bath. Laundry room/Utility Room, full basement and 2 car Attached Garage. All on a pretty corner lot in a nice neighborhood. Get in now and make some choices to fit your life and style. Foundation is in and framing starts tomorrow 1/2/2021.
Do not miss out on this rare lifestyle opportunity! Historic 1860 Second Empire mansion radiates grace, elegance, and style located just two hours from NYC and Boston in charming neighborhood bustling with culture and a short walk from the Connecticut River. Mixed use zoning allows for endless possibilities including professional offices, retail, inn, restaurant, art gallery, and more, giving you the opportunity to work from home. 7 BR/ 7BA with beautiful details such as 12 ft ceilings, plaster moldings, 5 fireplaces, bay windows, original flooring and more. First floor welcomes you to a beautiful hallway with curved staircase, large dining/conference room, sitting room, two bedrooms/offices with private baths and porch overlooking garden. Second floor has eat-in kitchen, open concept dining/living room and bedroom/office with private bath. Third floor includes the large master bedroom with 20ft ceilings and fireplace, master bath, laundry, two bedrooms and one additional full bath. Garden level has a suite with porch and another bedroom, both with separate entrances and private baths, laundry room and storage. Private, lush backyard provides serenity. Property has central air, zoned heating, public sewer and ample parking. The Lower Connecticut River Valley offers big-city sophistication, along with the charm of rural New England and its centuries of history and culture. Theaters, non-profits, and farms are popular in the area and simply make this a wonderful place to live!
Stunning traditional 3-bedroom Colonial home, updated with todays sought-after designer features! The exquisite stately appearance is enhanced with a proud enrapturing presence! Professionally landscaped with well-established perennials. Walk down the perfectly set sidewalk to enter through the elegant decorative front door will be the start of your love affair. To the right is a graciously sized living room w/ recessed lighting, formal traditional masonry fireplace. To the left of the front door is the formal dining room with pretty French doors just in time for Thanksgiving & reflecting gratitude. The back of the home features the kitchen w/SS appliances, lovely granite countertops. Great area with eat in kit. space & slider to deck. The generous sized family room is a few steps off the kit. This Grand room would be a space that will be impossible to duplicate at this price. Upstairs to the right is the master bedrm suite,an add. masonry fireplace, great private office around to the back side, WI closet, full bath & access to the walk-up attic. Laundry location located on the 2nd floor. The 2 add. inviting light & bright bedrms have a cozy feel, an addi. full bath.Beautifully kept hardwd flrs throughout most of the home, perfectly painted interior, composite decking, brand new fenced in area, gen. hook up, CA level backyard, stone walls & conservation land for privacy behind the property. Great location on cul-de-sac,min. to the East Haddam historical swing bridge.