One of the most important Historic properties in Salisbury, this beautiful stone home is located on an estate road, which was named for the Taconic area known for the original Scoville Mansion. The 1748 “Old Stone House” has 2 Bedrooms 1 bath, 3 fireplaces, walls nearly 30” thick, and the original beams throughout. The Mill House was built in the 1800s and has a high cathedral ceiling, a Bedroom, 1.5 Baths, a screened-in Porch, and a Loft. A waterfall rushes along one side of the lovely 5+ acres, and the land is bordered by the brook on two sides. Included with the property, is a one-third share in a 1.5-acre parcel on the channel to Lake Washinee, one of the Twin Lakes. This is an amazing property.

Residential Info



Stone floor, original beamed ceiling
Front Door: is made of English oak and was brought over from London.
Entrance: coat closet, door to Living Room and to Kitchen
Living Room: brick wall with fireplace with a beehive oven, nearly 30” thick walls, built-in bookshelves
Kitchen: electric stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, closet


wide-board floors, beamed ceiling
Sitting Room: fireplace, beams, door to exterior side entrance, pull-down stair to small attic
Laundry Room
Primary Bedroom: fireplace, closet
Bedroom: closet
Full Bath: tub/shower



Great Room: cathedral ceiling, woodstove, ceiling fan, wide-board maple floors,
Kitchen: electric stove, refrigerator, door to:
Screened-in Porch: overlooking waterfall and brook
Bedroom: closet
Full Bath: shower
Hallway: stacked washer/dryer


Half Bath


Utilities and storage


Important Historic Property on Estate Road
Waterfall and Brook on two sides
Additional land on Channel to Lake – 1/3 share

Property Details

Location: 264 Taconic Road, Salisbury, CT 06068
Land Size: 5. acres Map: 23 Lot: 50
Vol.: 262 Page: 145
Survey: #446 Zoning: RR1
Historic District: This property is protected by the Historic District Commission – Anything visible from the road: you may repair or replace, with the same, but you may not change without application and permission from the Committee.
Additional Land Included: one-third share of 1.5 acres across the street – on the channel to Washinee Lake
Map: 69 Lot: 01
Vol.: 127 Page: 552
Water Frontage: Yes, brook and Twin Lakes

Year Built: 1735-1748
Square Footage: 1,256 sq ft
Total Rooms: 5; BRs: 2; BAs: 1
Basement: No
Foundation: Stone construction
Hatchway: n/a
Attic: Yes - crawl
Laundry Location: yes
Number of Fireplaces: 3
Floors: stone and wide-board wood
Exterior: Stone
Driveway: pea stone
Roof: Cedar shakes 2001 (Town)
Heat: Electric hot water heater
Hot water: Electric hot water heater
Cable: yes

Year Built: 1800’s
Square Footage: 979 square feet
Total Rooms: 3 & Loft BR: 1 BAs: 1.5
Roof: asphalt shingle 2020
Heat: Hot air – oil tanks in Basement
Hot Water: electric hot water heater
Cable: yes
Laundry: Yes
Septic System: Private pump-up septic for both houses
Water: Well to right of stone house
Mil Rate: $11. Date: 2022
Taxes: $6,877.20
Share of Taxes on 1.5 acres Channel Land: $231.00
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.

Address: 264 Taconic Road, Salisbury, CT 06068