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61-acres incl a fully restored 4,500 sq/ft farmhouse, historic dairy barn+chicken coop, formal garden, marble patio, open meadows, apple orchard, cornfield, streams, stone walls, marble walkways and more. House is privately situated w protected pastoral & hillside views &; 2-sided wraparound porch, cedar roofing w/ copper trim, screened porch w/ infrared heating & original oversized 2-over-2 double-hung windows. The 6-bed/4-bath farmhouse boasts white oak flooring, living rm w/ wood-burning FP & marble mantle. Chef's kitchen w/ island, Travertine flooring & subway tile walls. A light-flooded eat-in dining area w/ wall of glass opens to screened veranda & views of grounds. Designer appliances incl Wolf stove, double Sub Zero refrigerator & freezer, 2 Asko DWs, & Dornbracht faucet. Completing the main level is a guest BR, office & full bath w/marble mosaic tile. Upper level incl 3 guest BRs, Master Suite w/ 13ft ceilings & bath of marble mosaic tile, Lafroy Brooks fixtures w/ Samuel Heath accessories. Fully finished lower level w/ separate entrance offers ensuite BR, living/media rm, sitting area, & separate art storage rm. Main dairy barn is on State Register of Historic Places; features double-height sliding doors as main entry.Marble foundation was quarried on-site. Cupola designed by Oscar Beeman, is one of the last surviving. The post & beam structure was completely reengineered to last another 100 yrs. 30ft ceilings add drama & rustic sophistication to any dinner for 100.

DAYS ON MARKET 418 LAST UPDATED 9/10/2018
YEAR BUILT 1845 COUNTY Litchfield
STATUS Active PROPERTY TYPE(S) Single Family

SCHOOLS
Elementary School Per Board of Ed
High School Per Board of Ed

PRICE HISTORY
Prior to Aug 28, '17 $4,400,000
Aug 28, '17 - May 9, '18 $3,750,000
May 9, '18 - Sep 10, '18 $3,300,000
Sep 10, '18 - Today $2,650,000


ADDITIONAL DETAILS
AIR Central Air, Zoned
AIR CONDITIONING Yes
APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Dryer, Oven/Range, Range Hood, Subzero, Washer
AREA New Preston
BARN/EQUESTRIAN Yes
BASEMENT Cooled, Full, Fully Finished, Heated, Yes
CONSTRUCTION Wood
EXTERIOR Barn, Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Patio, Porch-Enclosed, Stone Wall
FIREPLACE Yes
GARAGE Carport
HEAT Hot Air, Radiant, Zoned
INTERIOR Audio System, Cable - Available, Cable - Pre-wired, Humidifier, Security System
LOT 61.7400 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Level Lot, Lightly Wooded, May be Subdividable
SEWER Septic
STYLE Antique
TAXES 10766
UTILITIES Private Well; Septic;
WATER Private Well
WATERFRONT DESCRIPTION Not Applicable
ZONING R-1

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