Delightful In-Town

Norfolk—$445,000


Delightful in-town family house renovated by a craftsman and an artist plus their extraordinary barn built in 2003 all on .65 quiet acres.  Largely renovated over the past 22 years, the house has 9’ ceilings, hardwood floors, original doors, new windows, new baths – a creative mix of old and new.  The first floor has been opened up to create an integrated kitchen/living/dining space. There are 3-4 bedrooms and 2 full baths.  The second floor can serve as a rental apartment.  The entire property is cheerful, alive and charming.

Contact us by email or call (860-542-5020) for an appointment to view Delightful In-Town.


Style: 1909 Victorian Size: 2,213 square feet
Bedrooms: 3-4 Baths: 2 full
Fireplaces: 1 fireplace. 1 woodstove in kitchen and 1 in basement. Heat: American Standard furnace – old but works like a champ.  Oil-fired hot water radiators.
Roof: Asphalt shingles.  2002. Hot water: Indirect from furnace – 3 yrs. old
Water: Aquarion.  Metered. Sewer: Town.  Hook-up and usage fees
Electricity: 200 amps.  Circuit breakers Oil tank: 330 gallon tank in basement.
Exterior: Wood clapboard Insulation: Blown in.  All walls.
Internet Cable: Yes Alarm: No
Driveway: Gravel Taxes: $5,628

General Information

Front entry porch: 18’ x 6’, covered.  Front door into hall with stairs to second floor.
  Sitting Porch: 14’ x 14’.  Semi-circular sitting porch with roof cap.  South-facing.
  Parlor, now master bedroom: 21’ x 13’.  Fireplace, 9 foot ceilings, oak floor, bookshelves, open closet. 
  Living room with dining area: 30’ x 12’.  Fir floor, bookshelves, china cabinet, closet, bay window.
  Bath: 5’ x 7’.  Oak floor, shower, pedestal sink, fan.
  Kitchen: 15’ x 13’.  Granite counter tops, gas range, dishwasher, ceramic sink, wood cabinets, cherry wood serving and breakfast bar, linoleum tile floor.  Woodstove.
  Pantry: 5’ x 4’.  Unheated.  Old-fashioned wainscoting and shelving.
  Breakfast/sitting room: 20’ x 10’.  Wide oak floor, skylight, new windows, sliding glass doors to deck.
  Back deck: 30’ x 9’.  Open with railing.  Ramp and stairs.
  2 Mudrooms: 6’ x 9’ with pegs and shelves. Another mudroom with storage and back stairs.
  2nd Floor: Front & back stairs. 3 bedrooms, large closet, full bath, small kitchen, laundry.
  South bedroom: 13’ x 13’.  Oak floor, closet, bookshelves.
  Walk-in closet: 9’ x 9’.  Once a bedroom.  Painted wood floor.
  NW bedroom: 13’x 12’.  Closet, painted wood floor.
  East bedroom: 13’ x 13’.  Closet, painted wood floor, shelves and hooks.
  Full bath: 15’ x 4’.  Oak floor, tiled shower, pedestal sink, wainscoting.
  Kitchen and laundry: 18’ x 6’ and 7’ x 10’.  Breakfast area, wood cabinets, double ceramic sink, linoleum tile floor, washer and dryer.  Clothes line out the window.
  3rd Floor: Walk-up. 1,054 square feet, 4 storage rooms a couple of which were once summer bedrooms.
  Basement: Full.  Fieldstone walls, concrete floor.  Bulkhead door. 
  Barn/Pub/ Work shop: 33’ x 45’.  Fully insulated, 60 amps. 2 car garage with 2 automatic doors.  Woodworking shop.  Poured concrete floor.  Stairs up to 2nd floor.  Large open space for TV, games, parties.  Woodstove for heat.  Stairs up to 3rd floor studio. 
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