This incredible property is on the edge of Town – close enough for a business but with a country atmosphere.  The Main House has 7 bedrooms and 2.5 renovated baths, a beautiful Dining Room with fireplace, large Living Room with fireplace, a Kitchen Wing with room to open up the floorplan, 2 Family Rooms/Dens, and so many beautiful original architectural features. On the property, as well, are a large Carriage House and a Barn with a fireplace. Fabulous location and incredible buildings! A must-see!

Residential Info


Wrap-around Front Porch:
Dutch door to:
Entryway: original paneling, window seat, 2 closets, doors to Family Room and:
Living Room:   wood-burning fireplace converted to gas logs, opens to Main Hall and Family Room
Family Room 1: fireplace, original paneling
Family Room 2: fireplace, door to Porch
Main Hallway: original woodwork and gorgeous staircase
Dining Room: wood-burning fireplace converted to gas logs, corner cupboard
Office/Laundry Room: door to Basement
Mud Room: shelves & hooks, back door
Half Bath
Back Stairs to Second Floor
Kitchen:  electric range, refrigerator, dishwasher, triple stainless-steel sink, historic coal-burning stove, back
Pantry Area
Attached Original Ice House: workbench, back door
Terrace:   sitting area


Primary Bedroom:  fireplace, 2 closets, porch, connecting door to:
Bedroom (blue):  fireplace
Full Bath:  tub/shower, pedestal sink, ceramic tile, closet
Bedroom (single):  walk-thru closet
Bedroom (pink):  closet
Bedroom (peak ceiling): 3 closets
Rear Hall: back stairs to Main Floor, working historic sink, closet
Bedroom (blue-green)
Full Bath:  clawfoot tub with shower, pedestal sink
Bedroom (wallpaper): walk-in closet



with outhouse and fireplace

Property Details

Location:   5 Elm Street, North Canaan, CT 06018
Land Size: 0.8 acre (Town)         Map: 15         Lot:   074-0
Vol.:  0105            Page:  0490
Survey: #             Zoning:   3
Year Built:  1810
Square Footage:   4852 sq ft (Town)
Total Rooms:  16            BRs:   7        BAs:    2.5
Basement:  Yes, unfinished
Foundation:  Stone
Hatchway:   Yes
Attic: unfinished
Laundry Location:  Main Floor
Floors:  wood
Windows:   replaced +/- 3 years
Exterior:  wood
Driveway:   gravel
Roof:  asphalt shingle – 17 years – with new sheathing
Heat:  steam
Oil Tanks: Basement
Air-Conditioning:   n/a
Hot water: 50-gallon electric hot water heater
Sewer:   Town Sewer
Water:    Town Water
Mil rate: $ 29.           Date:  2021
Taxes: $ 7,109.93      Date: 2021              
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent:      Juliet W. Moore

Address: 5 Elm Street, North Canaan, CT 06018