Historic House Listings

Look inside! Almost four acres in Connecticut. Circa 1789. $299,900

April 8, 2021

Love this interior! Amazing wide plank floors! This home was built in 1789. It is located on 3.61 acres in Stafford Springs, Connecticut. The home features original hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings with exposed beams, large fireplaces, original millwork, and a winding staircase. The property has an old barn, stone walls, open pastures, black raspberry bushes and apple trees. The barn has a one bedroom guest apartment above it. Five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,688 square feet. $299,900

Contact Kimberly A Gates with Gateway Real Estate

From the Zillow listing:

 

Step back in time in this warm and inviting countryside New England Colonial sitting proudly on its 3.61 ac, hugged perfectly by serene open pastures & accented by stone walls, open pastures, black raspberry bushes, apple trees. So much original historic charm and character fills this home: the handsome foyer staircase and doors, wood paneled fireplaces, wide plank wood floors, rustic exposed wood beams, original doors, back staircase to kitchen, walk up attic w/ old “smoker” chimney and even the original barn (now w/gorgeous renovated interior, office/apartment & wlkout useable basement). Enjoy the warmth of the 5 fireplaces throughout and just the abundance of charm throughout….and not your average vintage basement either-stellar condition, reinforced and stone flooring and so tidy, 2 oil tanks, and a little area for possible wine cellar too! The barn/garage has had extensive work done including insulation of exterior walls, reinforced floors, and unfinished oak hard-wood plank floors/wall paneling-use as a garage or horse stables again; upstairs boasts a 1 BR guest apartment/office and it’s full walk-out basement has fabulous natural lighting from big sliding windows & can be used for a workshop or animals. The backyard provides such a perfect place to relax and enjoy the nature and beauty that surrounds. So much more to say – but you have to walk through to experience it all & soak it all in!

 

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