The historic Blanchard House on Norfolk’s “Victorian Row” is sited gently above the road just a few blocks from the village center and is ideal for “The old house lover” offering over 3,000 sq. ft. of living space with beautiful detailing throughout. There are 5 bedrooms,3 full baths, formal living and dining rooms, a sitting room/family room, a first-floor master bedroom suite, and a stunningly remodeled kitchen with a private side porch. There are also two offices/workspaces making it an ideal work-from-home opportunity. The period detail provides a unifying atmosphere in this commodious home which offers space for family members and guests with room to spare.
There are outbuildings that offer a studio, workshop, garage, storage, and more, making it ideal for artists, photographers, car enthusiasts, woodworkers, and a variety of additional opportunities. The home offers heating by oil, a wood stove, a pellet stove, and active solar (6.6 kilowatts).The home has been lovingly lived in for many years by the same family, the two outbuildings are being sold as/is. It was once a two-family and could possibly be again. It is ideal for year-round living or a weekend getaway for family and friends, with Norfolk offering dining, entertainment, shopping, recreational activities, hundreds of acres of state parks, a curling club, a country club with golf, tennis, and dining, Yale’s Summer music and art school, swimming, and skiing choices close by. Norfolk Connecticut “New England in a Capsule”

Residential Info


Living Room:  fireplace with wood stove, hardwood floors
Dining Room: hardwood floor
Kitchen: hardwood floors, granite and wood counters, breakfast bar
Office: hardwood floor
Full Bath: tub/shower
Bedroom: full bath, built-ins
Study: hardwood floors, built-ins


Bedroom: hardwood floors
Bedroom: hardwood floors
Bedroom: hardwood floors
Bedroom: hardwood floors
Full Bath: tub/shower
Office/Sewing room: hardwood floors


walk-up attic unfinished


Barn/studio, active solar with 6.6 kilowatts, pellet and wood stove, second floor porch

Property Details

Land Size: 0.28        Map: 6-12     Lot: 60
Vol.: 0072           Page:  0820       Zoning: residential
Easements: always check deed
Year Built: 1928
Square Footage:  3,226
Total Rooms:   10        BRs:  5      BAs:  3
Basement: unfinished
Foundation:  concrete
Laundry Location: second floor
Number of Fireplaces or Woodstoves:  1
Floors:  hardwood,
Windows: storm/screen, combination
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway:  asphalt
Roof: asphalt
Heat: oil, pellet, wood stove, hot water radiator
Air-Conditioning:  none
Hot water: domestic
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: city connected
Water:  city connected
Electric: circuit breakers
Cable/Satellite: available
Appliances: gas range, refrigerator, hood, microwave, dishwasher, dryer, washer
Mil rate: 25.98        Date:  2020
Taxes: $6,270           Date:  2020
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent: Thomas McGowan
Listing Type: Exclusive

Address: 48 Maple Ave., Norfolk, CT 06058