Haystack View is sited on two country acres of lush gently sloping land, offering privacy and breathtaking views of Haystack Mountain. The circa 1850 home is filled with historic charm and has had tasteful refurbishing and additions of the highest quality enhancing the period details such as a fireplace, wide board floors, and natural woodwork. The home offers three bedrooms and two full baths. The property has been impeccably cared for and is enhanced with upgraded mechanicals. A fully remodeled and enlarged kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances offers room for entertaining with views of a stunning flower garden and opens to the terrace. There is also a spacious light filled triple-aspect sunroom overlooking the terrace, grounds, and hand-crafted barn garage. The upper level of the barn garage offers two additional sleeping areas and a full bath. The home and property provide the ability to live in a stunning historic atmosphere with completely modern amenities and is just a short drive to the Historic Norfolk village center, Yale’s Summer Music and Art campus, dining, shopping, swimming in Toby Pond, hiking on endless trails, and town activities. Great Barrington, MA is just a short drive to the north offering abundant dining and entertainment opportunities. Haystack View is ideal for year-round living or a perfect country retreat.

Property Features

  • Country Setting
  • View of Haystack Mountain

Residential Info


Living Room: wide board floors, fireplace
Kitchen: island, soap stone counters, dining area
Half Bath: off kitchen
Den/Study: wide board floors
Family Room: wide board floors, built-ins
Sunroom: concrete floor with triple aspect windows
Terrace: Blue Stone


Primary Bedroom: wide board floors, large walk-in closet, balcony, large walk-in closet
Primary Bath: Walk-in shower, tile floor
Bedroom: wide board floors
Bedroom: wide board floors
Full Bath: tub shower, tile floor


2 Stall detached garage with upstairs guest quarters with 2 bedrooms, full bath


Two sheds


Property Details

Location: 191 Ashpohtag Road. Norfolk, CT 06058
Land Size: 2 acres         M/B/L: 8-14/14
Vol./Page: 0122/0012         Zoning: Residential
Year Built: 1850
Square Footage: 2,317
Total Rooms: 8 BRs: 3 BAs: 2
Basement: unfinished, concrete floor
Foundation: stone and concrete
Hatchway: yes
Attic: none, 2 stall garage has attic with storage
Laundry Location: lower level
Number of Fireplaces or Woodstoves: 1
Type of Floors: wide board floors
Windows: storms and screens
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway: asphalt
Roof: asphalt
Heat: hot water
Oil Tank(s) – size & location: in basement
Air-Conditioning: none
Hot water: gas
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric: 220 Amps
Appliances: refrigerator, wall oven, microwave, dishwasher, gas cook top, washer, dryer
Mil rate: $27.84           Date: 2022
Taxes: $8,834.00         Date: 2022
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Type: Exclusive

Address: 191 Ashpohtag Road, Norfolk, CT 06058