Cricket Hill—Norfolk—Reduced to $685,000


“Cricket Hill”.  Stylish 1939 dormered Cape on 2.2 handsomely landscaped acres.  3,044 square feet, large sunny living room with fireplace, dining room off the roomy renovated kitchen, private bluestone terrace overlooking the pond and grounds. 1st floor bedroom, two 2nd floor bedrooms and a guest bedroom apartment.  3 full baths.  Hardwood floors throughout other than tile in kitchen and baths, crown moldings, all new thermal windows, 2-car garage attached via the new laundry/mudroom.  Everything about the property is in excellent condition and it is a short walk to town and a hop to the Battell-Stoeckel Estate.

Contact us by email or call (860-542-5020) for an appointment to view Cricket Hill.


Style: 1939 dormered Cape Age: 1939 with proper renovations.
Size: 3,044 square feet Bedrooms: 4
Fireplaces: 2 Baths: 3
Heat: Oil-fired hot water radiators.  Buderus boiler - 2007 Hot water: Buderus – 2007. 
Water: Town.  Metered Sewer: Town.  Hook-up & usage fee.
Electricity: 200 amps.  Circuit breakers. Generator: Automatic. Runs whole house.
AC: Central air - 2007 Alarm: ADT
Roof: Asphalt shingle.  2011 on garage end.  Roughly 15 years old on house. Basement: Poured concrete walls & floor.  Walk-out stone steps. Sump.
Internet: Satellite dish and cable. Taxes: $10,072 - 2015

General Information

Front foyer: 10’ x 12’.  2 closets.  Open staircase to 2nd floor with banisters and mid-way landing. 
Living room: 16’ x 30’.  Fireplace, bookshelves, bay window, French doors to stone terrace.
Dining room: 13’ x 17’.  Dutch door to terrace, bay window, swinging door to kitchen.
Kitchen: 20’ x 22’.  Newly renovated, stainless steel appliances, gas range, Corian countertops, painted wood cabinets, tile floor w/radiant heat, island, dining area.
Den/bedroom: 13’ x 16’.  2 closets.  Adjacent full bath: 8’ x 5’.  Tub/shower, pedestal sink.
Laundry /mudroom: 13’ x 13’.  Built-in cabinets, cleaning closet, soaking-sink with hinged countertop.  Garage door, exterior door to back of house, stairwell up to guest suite.
2-car garage: Concrete floor, 2 automatic door openers.  Garage entry perpendicular to façade.
Guest suite: New construction.  Electric heat.  Bedroom: 12’ x 15’.  Carpeted.  Bath: 9’ x 10’.  Tile floor, shower stall, granite countertop, window, exhaust fan. 
2nd Floor: Hallway runs the length of the house between the 2 bedrooms.  Linen closet.
Master bedroom: 20’ x 18’.  Fireplace.  Closet.  Dressing room: 12’ x 7’.  2 large closets.  Off master bedroom with another door to the hall.
Full bath: 6.5’ x 10’.  Tile floor, 2 sinks with granite countertop, Jacuzzi tub/shower, exhaust fan.
Bedroom: 16’ x 15’.  2 large closets, recessed lighting, access to side attic for storage.
Grounds: 2.2 acres mostly surrounded and protected by the old railroad bed (owned by this property).  Old stone walls, mature specimen trees, very pretty pond, flowering shrubs and apple trees, raspberry bed, low-maintenance landscaping.  House is set back and nicely screened from 272.
Garden shed: 10’ x 18’.  Adorable.
Terrace: 22’ x 20’.  Walled slate terrace. Well-built some years ago and pleasingly weathered-in.
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