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Sold for $380,000. So cute! Has a guest apartment. Circa 1700’s in Connecticut. $329,000

July 19, 2023

This is a cute house! It is rumored that George Washington visited this house when it was a tavern back in the 1700’s. There is a guest apartment over the garage. The home was built in the 1700’s. It is located in Gaylordsville, Connecticut. The home features a covered front porch, stonework, hardwood floors, exposed beams and a fireplace. There is a detached garage with a guest apartment over it. The guest apartment is not counted in the square footage. The home is situated across the street from the Housatonic River. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms and 1,411 square feet. $329,000

Contact Charles R. Parrish with Keller Williams Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Charming colonial cottage with a rich history! Rumor has it that George Washington may have hoisted a pint of ale or two in the house when it was a Tavern in the 1700s. With a location across the street from the Housatonic River, the house offers a pleasant and scenic environment. The thoughtful and complete remodel of the home makes it move-in ready. The all-electronic package in the kitchen, including a glass-front refrigerator, adds a modern touch to the property. The addition of 3 brand new “mini split” HVAC units for heating and cooling ensures comfort throughout the house. The upstairs of the cottage has some delightful features, such as a generous primary bedroom with vaulted ceilings, sliding barn door, and hardwood floors, creating a warm and inviting space. The primary bathroom adds a touch of luxury with a soaking tub, separate shower, and even an in-wall fireplace, offering a relaxing retreat. An exciting feature of the property is the studio above the detached two-car garage. This additional space provides endless possibilities, such as a guest suite, an artist studio, or a fantastic home office, making it a versatile and valuable asset. Overall, this colonial cottage with its historical charm, modern amenities, and attractive features makes this a delightful place to call home. Note: Studio above the garage is not included in square footage. Town card shows approx 480 sq feet



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