A beautifully maintained contemporary home with a gentle sloping yard and direct access to the lake is now available for sale in the idyllic Twin Lakes region of Salisbury CT. Enjoy nightly sunsets from this western-facing house from the porch, dock, or from inside the house in front of the fire. The oversized great room with double height vaulted ceilings, oak floors, a bank of windows revealing breathtaking water views, a dining area next to a cozy living space with a fireplace is open to a chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry and countertops. Open french doors to a main floor primary bedroom and bath. An office, mudroom, and powder room complete the first floor. The 2nd floor boasts three bedrooms and a full bath with a hallway open to the great room. The walk-out lower level is easily converted to additional living space. A two-car attached garage and generator add to the comfort and security of this luxury home. Enjoy the best of country living from the heart of Salisbury. Other nearby amenities include Lakeville Lake, Catamount Ski Resort & Aerial Park, Butternut Ski Area, Hotchkiss, Salisbury School, Berkshire School.

Residential Info


Entry Foyer
Powder Room
Great Room
Living Room with propane fireplace
Dining Room
Back Deck
Small Sitting Area off Living Room with door to Back Deck
Full Bath
Mudroom with Laundry


Full Bath


two-car attached


lakefront, 101' on Lake Washinee (Salisbury's Twin Lakes Region)

Property Details

Land Size: 0.45 acres
Vol./Page: 173/20
Survey: # 881 Zoning: RR1
Additional Land Available: no
Water Frontage: 100-feet on Lake Washinee
Year Built: 1988
Square Footage: 2,822  sq.ft.   7 BRs: 3   BAs: 2 full, 1 half
Basement: full, walkout
Foundation: poured concrete
Hatchway: n/a
Attic: n/a
Laundry Location: main floor, in Mudroom
Number of Fireplaces or Woodstoves: one propane fireplace in Living Room
Type of Floors: wood, carpet, tile
Windows: thermopane
Exterior: wood clapboard
Driveway: paved
Roof: asphalt
Heat: propane, hot air
Air-Conditioning: central
Hot water: off the boiler
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric: 200-amps
Generator: automatic, whole house
Appliances: washer, dryer, oven/range, dishwasher, refrigerator
Mil rate: $11.00 Date: 2022
Taxes: $9,324 Date: 2021
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Type: exclusive

Address: 85 Preston Lane, Salisbury, CT 06068