This may be a lifetime opportunity! Solidly built, a completely and tastefully well-kept log home on a quiet country road amidst the natural beauty of Litchfield County is a unique home for today’s buyer. Built-in 2000 the home sits on 16.53 acres of diverse landscaped areas with matured plantings and trees. Hardwood flooring throughout the main level features a cathedral ceiling, a spacious living room, and a beautiful stone fireplace, and every room offers warmth, charm, and character. The open style kitchen and dining are a cook’s delight for entertaining family and friends. Included on the main level is the 1st-floor en suite master bedroom with a spacious lighted walk-in closet. There is a 1st-floor laundry for your convenience.

This Cape Cod Style Log Home includes two more bedrooms with ample closet space on the upper level, plus a full bath and upper-level balcony that leads to a loft overlook area.  The partially finished lower level with office or bonus space and walkout access is suitable for any use.

200 amp service, generator, outbuilding, workshop, and so much more! Located near Highland Lake, convenient to hiking and skiing, or simply enjoy the Arts and Entertainment the Tri-State area has to offer.

Residential Info


Covered Front Porch:  enters into Living Room
Living Room:  Vaulted ceiling, open to the balcony, pine walls and ceiling, ceiling fan, skylight, stone hearth fireplace with wooden mantel
Kitchen:  large eat-in Kitchen, exposed beams and wooden ceiling, double stainless steel sink, wood cabinets, island with breakfast bar, track lighting, sliders to the rear yard
Side Entry Room:  cathedral ceiling, tile flooring, two closets, bench seat with storage
Half Bath/Laundry Room:  wooden flooring
Master Bedroom: exposed beams and wooden ceiling, walk-in closet, wood flooring, ceiling fan
Master Bath:  glass shower, vanity with two sinks


Loft:  vaulted ceiling, pine walls, and flooring, storage area in the eaves
Bedroom:  vaulted ceiling, ceiling fan, pine flooring, double closet
Full Bath:  tile floor, vaulted ceiling, two sinks, tub/shower
Bedroom:  vaulted ceiling, double closet, ceiling fan


Office:  carpeted, wood walls and ceiling, exposed beams, garden doors to the side yard


16.53 acres near the top of Spencer Hill, with a private home site set well back from the road.  There is a large, level lawn area behind the house, and the deep lot runs over 1,300 feet from the road.  Outbuildings include two storage sheds and a canvas barn that can serve as storage or a workshop.  Songbirds are your closest neighbors in an idyllic country setting.

Property Details

Location:  162 Spencer Hill Road, Winchester, Connecticut
Land Size:  16.53 acres
Map:  17  Lot:  150-65/15
Volume:  324    Page:  482
Survey:  available    Zoning:  RR, rural residential
Frontage:  649'
Easements:  none known
Year Built:  2000
Square Footage:  2,144
Total Rooms:  8    BRs:  3    BAs:  2.1
Basement:  full, walkout, partially finished
Foundation:  concrete
Laundry Location: 1st-floor laundry/half bathroom
Floors:  wood, tile
Windows:  thermopane, full screens, with wooden Levolor blinds throughout
Exterior:  log
Driveway:  gravel
Roof:  asphalt shingle
Heat:  oil-fired hot water baseboard, Weil-McLain Gold boiler, plus warm air wood furnace, two 275 gallon oil storage tanks in the basement
Hot water:  domestic, off of boiler, with Weil-McLain Gold Plus storage tank
Plumbing:  copper and PVC
Sewer:  private septic
Water:  private well
Electric:  200 amp service
Generator:  hook up
Appliances:  refrigerator, dishwasher, electric oven/range, washer, dryer
Mil rate:  $33.54    Date:  2019
Taxes:  $7,339    Date:  2019
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent:  Roberta Green and David Taylor
Listing Type:  exclusive

Address: 162 Spencer Hill Road, Winchester, Connecticut