Nestled on the side of “Elephants Tail Ledge”overlooking Lake McDonough in New Hartford, lies this mid-century contemporary that has been transformed into a special paradise with 4 levels of living. This 3000sf+ home, boasts 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths and lots of space to entertain. There is an open floor plan on the main level with an eat-in Kitchen, Dining area and a large Living Room with fireplace. The long southern views of Lake McDonough from this level,are spectacular. The upper level includes the Primary suite with full bath, a 2nd bedroom and a hallway full bath, each of these bedrooms share a balcony overlooking the heated gunite pool. Downstairs from the main level are 2 bedrooms, full bath, laundry area and walk-out to the pool. The next level down is a large recreation area with fireplace, bar and a 5th bedroom. Wait, this is the interior lay-out. Now step outside into a garden oasis filled with walking paths, extensive perennial border gardens or just meander along the hillside on one of the paths. two-story garage added in 2014. Enjoy a cup of coffee on the deck or an evening cocktail at sunset overlooking the lake and the mountains beyond. Enjoy kyaking, canoeing or a swim at Lake McDonough, world-class trout fishing close by on the west branch of the Farmington River. Many trails to hike. Looking for winter sports, Ski Sundown is just down the road. Come see this rare gem, perfect for year-round or a weekend getaway. Close to Bradley Airport.


  • HeatingBaseboard, Wood/ Coal Stove, Electric, Wood
  • GeneralCable - Available, Cable - Pre-wired, Open Floor Plan, Security System
  • AppliancesElectric Cooktop, Electric Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Electric Dryer, Wine Chiller
  • LaundryMain level off Pool
  • BasementStorage
  • A/CCeiling Fans, Window Unit
  • FireplaceFireplaces: 2


  • Road/AccessPaved Road, Municipal Street


  • ZoningR2, 829656


  • UtilitiesCable, Electric
  • WaterPrivate Well


  • GeneralShingle, Cedar, Wood, Balcony, Deck, French Doors, Garden Area, Grill, Gutters, Patio, Porch, Wrap Around Deck
  • StyleContemporary, Split Level
  • PoolIn Ground Pool, With Spa, Heated Pool, Gunite, Tile


  • RoofingAsphalt Shingle
  • GeneralFrame, Concrete

Property Features

  • 829656
  • Asphalt Shingle
  • Balcony
  • Baseboard
  • Cable
  • Cable - Pre-wired
  • Cable Available
  • Cedar
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Concrete
  • Contemporary
  • Deck
  • Electric
  • Fireplaces: 2
  • Frame
  • French Doors
  • Garden Area
  • Grill
  • Gunite
  • Gutters
  • Heated Pool
  • In- Ground Pool
  • Main level off Pool
  • Municipal Street
  • Open Floor Plan
  • Patio
  • Paved Road
  • Porch
  • Private Well
  • r2
  • Security System
  • Shingle
  • Split Level
  • Storage
  • Tile
  • Window Unit
  • With Spa
  • Wood
  • Wood/ Coal Stove
  • Wrap Around Deck

Residential Info

Property Details

Location: 438 Reservoir Road, New Hartford, Connecticut 06057