This updated in-town Salisbury home offers a generous 3-4-bedroom, 3-Full-Bath Main home plus an incredible 1 bedroom Guest Cottage.

A light-filled kitchen that opens to the fenced backyard and enjoys. A cobblestone dining area is ideally situated at the back of the home. The Dining Room’s oversized windows invite light and overlook the back and side yards. A Living Room with a wood-burning fireplace spans nearly the entire front of the home and is complemented by a covered Front Porch. An en-suite guest room with a full bathroom completes the first floor.

A graceful staircase leads to an additional 3 Bedrooms, including a Primary Suite upstairs. An updated Full Bath off the hall serves the two guest bedrooms. The Primary Bedroom has an en suite Bath and Dressing Room plus a walk-in closet. A fenced backyard and cobblestone Dining Patio seamlessly transition to the cedar shake Guest Cottage.

The guest cottage was finished in 2023 and features, 400 Sq. Ft. with one bedroom and a full bath, laundry, closet, spacious living and dining area plus a full kitchen. It is the ideal space for guests or full-time occupancy. A loft allows extra storage and a private cobblestone patio at the back of the guest cottage offers solitude and separation from the main home’s yard space.

This property offers Great investment potential should owner occupants choose either home for their own use. New guest cottage, landscaping, roofs, gutters, plumbing – so many updates throughout!

Nearby amenities include Hotchkiss School, Salisbury School, Berkshire School, Catamount Aerial Park, and Ski Area, Lakeville Lake, Twin Lakes, the villages of Millerton, NY & Great Barrington, MA.

Residential Info


Front Covered Porch
Living Room with wood-burning fireplace
Dining Room
Office/Den with en suite
Full Bath with steam shower
Mudroom with doors to driveway and patio
Back Patio


Primary Bedroom
Primary Bath
Full Bath


1 Bedroom with Full Bathroom, Laundry, Kitchen, and Living/Dining Area
Electricity off main home
Radiant floor heat, propane


New landscaping with a fenced yard
Buried propane tank
New gutters

Property Details

Location: 56 E Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068
Land Size: 0.49 acres Map: 57 Lot: 10
Vol.: 252 Page: 290
Zoning: Residential
Road Frontage: 177’
Easements: Refer to the deed
Year Built: 1850
Square Footage: Main House: 1,921
Guest House: 400
Total: 2,321
Total Rooms: 7 BRs:BAs: 4 full
Basement: Unfinished, full and crawl
Foundation: Concrete and stone
Hatchway: Yes
Attic: Crawl space, accessed through the ceiling
Laundry Location: upper-level closet
Number of Fireplaces: 1
Floors: Wood
Windows: Single pane with triple track storms and screens
Exterior: Wood shingles
Driveway: dirt
Roof: Asphalt
Heat: Oil, hot water radiator
Oil Tank: 275-gallon in basement
Hot water: Oil
Plumbing: Mixed
Sewer: Town
Water: Town
Electric: 100 amp
Appliances: Washer/dryer, refrigerator, dishwasher, drawer refrigerator, oven range
Mil rate: $11.0 Date: 2023
Taxes: $5,385 Date: 2023
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.

Address: 56 East Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068