The former country home of renowned artists Marvin Bileck and Emily Nelligan. Early 1700’s diminutive eyebrow colonial on 13.5 lush mesmerizing acres with a large pond and abutting the Still River which leads to rushing waterfalls. There is also a summer cabin overlooking the pond, magical grounds, lawn, forest, and trails. There is abundant wildlife including deer and an occasional moose. The home offers original period details, 3 fireplaces, winder staircase, wide-board floors, a massive fireplace with a beehive oven and an open builtin sunburst cupboard in the main gathering room. The house will need a complete refurbishing and is ideal for personal enhancement. The property is being sold as/is, where/is.

Residential Info


Living Room: (20’x17’) fireplace,
Family Room: (14’x10’) sliders, softwood floors
Kitchen: (18’x10’) built-in hutch, softwood floors, eat-in
Full Bath: (7’x4’) tub/shower
Library: (16’x11’) bookshelves, fireplace, softwood floors


Bedroom: (17’x12’) fireplace, built-ins hardwood floors
Bedroom: (12’x10’) hardwood floors
Bedroom: (1’1x11’) hardwood floors
Full Bath: (8’x7’) tub


Country Living, room for horses, pond, riverfront

Property Details

Location: 153 Old Robertsville Rd. Winsted, Ct.06098
Land Size: 13.5 acres      Map: 006      Lot: 150
Vol.: 446      Page: 1185      Zoning: Residential
Easements: Always check the deed
Year Built: 1700
Square Footage: 1,575
Total Rooms: 8      BRs: 3      BAs: 2
Basement: Unfinished
Foundation: Stone, concrete
Hatchway: Yes
Laundry Location: First floor
Number of Fireplaces or Woodstoves: 3
Floors: Hardwood, softwood
Exterior: Clapboard
Driveway: Crushed stone
Roof: Asphalt
Heat: Forced hot air
Oil Tank: In the basement
Air-Conditioning: None
Hot water: Domestic
Plumbing: Mixed
Sewer: Septic
Water: Well
Electric: Circuit breakers
Cable/Satellite Dish: Available
Appliances: Refrigerator, dishwasher, range
Exclusions: None
Mil rate: $ 33.54      Date: 2019
Taxes: $ 4,696          Date: 2019
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agent: Thomas McGowan
Listing Type: Exclusive

Address: 153 Old Robertsville Road, Winchester, CT 06098