Historic House Listings

Diamond in the Rough! Circa 1940 in Connecticut. $250,000

April 1, 2024

This Connecticut house looks like a diamond in the rough! Love the wrought iron fence! The house was built in 1940. It is located in Hamden, Connecticut. The house features a wrought iron fence, a small covered front porch, hardwood floors and baseboards. The home is situated on a large corner lot. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms and 930 square feet. $250,000

Contact Tom J. Cavaliere with Coldwell Banker Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Discover this Tudor cape-style home behind a quaint iron gate, offering a unique entry experience. As you step inside through the arched doorway, you’re greeted by a functional eat-in fully applianced kitchen. The grand room boasts a fireplace, providing a cozy focal point, while large windows bring in ample natural light, enhancing the space. Hardwood floors flow throughout the first and second floors, lending a classic touch to the home’s ambiance. The main level includes a guest bathroom for added convenience. Ascend the hardwood stairs to find the primary bedroom with a skylight and double closet, offering comfortable living quarters. The recently updated full bathroom features a double vessel vanity, soaking tub, and shower, adding a touch of modern luxury. A second smaller bedroom on the second floor provides flexibility, while the lower level boasts a finished family room currently used as an additional bedroom. Outside, the property features a well-landscaped yard on a corner lot, providing privacy and space for outdoor enjoyment. A private firepit area invites gatherings under the stars, while a carport for two cars and a shed offer practical storage solutions. This home is being sold as-is, offering a canvas for customization and personalization. With its unique charm and potential, this Tudor cape home presents an exciting opportunity for those seeking to make it their own.


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