This property encompasses 3 separate structures and makes for a perfect compound, work from home scenario, or could allow for rental income. The main house is a stunning modern farmhouse designed by area architect Kate Briggs Johnson. Light-filled main house powered mostly by solar, very efficient, with smoothed plaster walls throughout, hardwood floors and south/west facing windows. Main floor includes a gourmet kitchen with live edge custom bar top and breakfast nook, open dining/living space with southwestern views over Haystack Mountain, a cozy office, wood burning stove and convenient mudroom with plenty of storage. The second floor includes the primary bedroom suite with full bath, walk-in closet. Two additional bedrooms with a shared bath. The third floor features two loft office spaces which open to the two bedrooms below. Walk-out lower level includes an office, a workshop, and rec/media room. Office could serve as additional space for guests. The covered walkway connects to a three car garage with an interior staircase to a fabulous and spacious studio/office space. The separate guest house is a charming antique with its own driveway, two bedrooms, beams, high ceilings, and lovely deck overlooking the back yard. Entire property borders farmland and woods for privacy. Expansive lawn, patio and gardens. Minutes to State Park and land trust land, lake, walking and hiking trails – close to town for Infinity Music Hall, restaurants. Outdoor enthusiast’s dream!


  • Road/AccessU. S. Highway
  • CountyLitchfield
  • HOA AmenitiesLake/ Beach Access, 4884.0, Annually


  • ZoningRR, 2197627
  • DrivewayPrivate, Gravel
  • RestrictionsCovenant


  • UtilitiesNone/ Unknown
  • WaterPrivate Well
  • SewerSeptic


  • GeneralAuto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Pre-wired, Open Floor Plan
  • RoomsBreezeway, Mud Room, Workshop
  • AppliancesGas Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
  • LaundryLower Level
  • BasementPartially Finished, Concrete Floor, Walk-out
  • A/CCentral Air, Window Unit
  • HeatingHot Water, Hydro Air, Radiant, Propane, Solar
  • FireplaceFireplaces: 1
  • Half Baths2


  • GeneralBarn, Deck, French Doors, Garden Area, Guest House, Gutters, Patio, Shed, Stone Wall
  • StyleContemporary
  • ImprovementsNone


  • RoofingGable, Metal

Property Features

  • 2197627
  • 4884.0
  • Annually
  • Auto Garage Door Opener
  • Barn
  • Breezeway
  • Cable - Pre-wired
  • Central Air
  • Concrete Floor
  • Contemporary
  • Covenant
  • Deck
  • Fireplaces: 1
  • French Doors
  • Gable
  • Garden Area
  • Gravel
  • Guest House
  • Gutters
  • Hot Water
  • Hydro Air
  • Lake/ Beach Access
  • Litchfield
  • Lower Level
  • Metal
  • Mud Room
  • None/ Unknown
  • Open Floor Plan
  • Partially Finished
  • Patio
  • Private
  • Private Well
  • Propane
  • Radiant
  • RR
  • Septic
  • Shed
  • Solar
  • Stone Wall
  • U. S. Highway
  • Walk- Out
  • Window Unit
  • Workshop

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Location: 279-281 North Street, Norfolk, Connecticut 06058