A charming antique home that offers both comfort and convenience. The covered porch sets a welcoming tone, leading into a home rich with character, including a formal dining space that seamlessly connects to a cozy living room, complete with a wood-burning fireplace. The eat-in kitchen is a modern chef’s delight, boasting a double oven and a new electric cooktop on the island, while the sliding door invites natural light and views of the picturesque backyard. The practical layout includes a main floor bedroom or office with an en suite half bathroom, offering flexibility for homeowners. Upstairs, the primary bedroom features a spacious closet and direct access to a full bath, which is also accessible from the hallway, ensuring privacy and convenience. Two additional bedrooms are just up a short staircase, providing ample space for family or guests. The property also includes a one-car garage with a workshop, connected to the kitchen by a breezy open way, and a bonus one-room apartment above the garage, complete with a kitchenette and full bathroom, perfect for guests or as a potential rental opportunity. This home seems to blend historical charm with modern amenities, making it a unique and desirable property near Canaan.

Residential Info


Hardwood Floors throughout
Entrance: hardwood floors, high ceilings
Living Room: hardwood floors, wood-burning fireplace
Dining Room: hardwood floors, entry to living room, entry to kitchen, stairs to 2nd floor
Kitchen: hardwood floors, island, entry to bedroom, living room, dining room and slider to back yard
Porch: covered porch
Side Terrace: Stone, entry to garage and kitchen
Half Bath: hardwood floors, single sink, toilet
Bedroom: hardwood floors


Primary Bedroom: hardwood floors, walk-in closet, entrance to full bath, entrance to hallway
Full Bath: hardwood floors, standing shower, tub/shower combo, single sink, w/d
Bedroom: hardwood floors, closet
Bedroom: hardwood floors, closet


Attached by Breezeway: single car, shop area


One-room Apartment: carpet, kitchenette, stove, sink, fridge, closet
Full Bath: tile floor, standing shower, single sink, toilet


Gorgeous backyard, manicured and wild. Planting beds, mature landscaping partial fence.

Property Details

Location: 10 Church Terrace, North Canaan, CT
Land Size: 1.11 M/B/L: 15/092-0
Year Built: 1860
Square Footage: 1,638
Total Rooms:6BRs: 4 BAs: 2.5
Basement: Partial, unfinished
Foundation: stone
Hatchway: yes
Attic: walk up, unfinished
Laundry Location: 2nd floor
Number of Fireplaces: 1, wood burning
Type of Floors: hardwood
Windows: wood, vinyl
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway: gravel
Roof: asphalt
Heat: Oil, forced air
Oil Tank(s) – size & location: basement, 275 gallon
Air-Conditioning: no
Hot water: 50 gallon, electric
Sewer: town
Water: town
Generator: no
Appliances: Refrigerator, wall oven, electric cooktop, washer/dryer
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $ 25.5 Date: 2024
Taxes: $ 4,983.72 Date: 2024
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Type: Exclusive

Address: 10 Church Terrace, North Canaan, CT 06031