60 Furnace Brook Road, Cornwall, CT 06754 (MLS # 170061856)


Price $849,000
Status Active
Beds 5
Baths 3 baths
Home size 3,500 sq ft
Lot Size 15.03 ac
Days on Market 213
Hillside Manor - Captain John Miles erected this 1820 Federal-style home; the original construction had been much more modest than it's present 3,500 square feet. The exterior showcases both the geometric and simplified elements with features such as a pedimented gable, wide frieze, and corner pilasters. It is architectural details such as these that give this typically understated style the stately appearance of a country getaway. This estate sits upon 15 acres of both open and forested land. The grounds are landscaped with variegated specimen plantings and mature apple trees, resulting in visual interest with each passing season. This property leaves much room for individualization of use, as there are three separate structures apart from the main home. These include a large barn, three-bedroom cottage, and oversized potting shed. The barn has hardwood floors and a loft; it once served as a gathering place for community dances. The 1,401 square foot cottage has a south-facing walk out deck with awning. Both the homes history and quality of construction are apparent from the start; as one enters via the offset entry set upon a wooden veranda from which southerly mountaintop views can be enjoyed. Within the main house there is a first floor master that connects to a private three-season screened porch. Throughout there are generously sized rooms that allow for a multitude of living arrangements. This property is truly the quintessence of classic New England living.
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 8/26/2018 Year Built 1820
Garage Spaces 2.0 County Litchfield

SCHOOLS

Elementary School Cornwall Consol.
High School Cornwall Consolidated

Price History

Prior to Jun 1, '18 $995,000
Jun 1, '18 - Jul 17, '18 $950,000
Jul 17, '18 - Aug 26, '18 $899,000
Aug 26, '18 - Today $849,000

Additional Details

AIR Central Air
AIR CONDITIONING Yes
APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Dryer, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Washer
AREA Cornwall Bridge
BARN/EQUESTRIAN Yes
BASEMENT Concrete Floor, Full With Walk-Out, Yes
CONSTRUCTION Clapboard, Wood
EXTERIOR Awnings, Barn, Covered Deck, Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Guest House, Porch-Screened, Shed, Stone Wall
FIREPLACE Yes
GARAGE Barn, Detached Garage, Yes
HEAT Hot Air
INTERIOR Cable - Available
LOT 15.0300 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Lightly Wooded, Professionally Landscaped, Rolling
MASTER ON MAIN Yes
SEWER Septic
STYLE Antique
TAXES 15095
UTILITIES Public Water Connected; Septic;
WATER Public Water Connected
WATERFRONT DESCRIPTION Brook
ZONING Res

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