Here is your opportunity to own a cherished New England piece in the Wells Hill Road area of Lakeville, Ct. Two very unique, circa 1800’s buildings with iconic style loved by the current owner for almost 35 years. The main house consists of 3bed/1bath with 1500sqft and the guest house has 2bed/1bath with 1010sqft of unheated space. Featuring many elements true to the style of the period it was built in, including chestnut floors, beautiful old doors, plaster walls, and a unique layout. It is an incredibly unique home, filled with charm and character and steeped in history. It has a 1st floor with living/dining areas, a laundry, and a storage room, also a powered room. 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom upstairs, and access to the attic space provides plenty of opportunity for storage. The second home currently has no heat and it is waiting for your vision. It would serve as a great guest house or income-producing property. The land includes the foundation of an old bathhouse that can have much future use. The location is close to many attractions like Lime Rock, Appalachian Trail, private schools, and restaurants. This versatile property awaits the next chapter!

Residential Info


Entrance: antique floor
Living Room: antique floor
Dining Room: antique floor
Kitchen: electric appliances, antique floor
Porch: two sides of the house
Half Bath: antique floors


Master Bedroom: antique doors, antique floors
Bath: tub
Bedroom: antique floors
Bedroom: antique floors


unheated guest house

Property Details

Location: 538/540 Wells Hill rd, Lakeville
Land Size: 1.34ac
Year Built: 1740
Square Footage: 1500sqft
Total Rooms: 7 BRs: 3 BAs: 1 1/2
Foundation: stone
Attic: full
Laundry Location: main floor
Number of Fireplaces or Woodstoves: 1
Type of Floors: antique wood floor
Windows: original
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway: dirt
Roof: asphalt shingle
Heat: wood.electric
Hot water: electric
Sewer: private septic
Water: private well
Mil rate: 11% Date: 2022
Taxes: $ 2273 Date: 2022
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Type: exclusive

Address: 538/540 Wells Hill Road, Lakeville, CT 06039