17 Main Street, BoroughNewtown, CT 06470MLS Number 170170465

  • Price: $899,000
  • Est. Mortgage of $/month
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Federal 30-year interest rate: 3.81% last updated on Jul 18, 2019
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  • 7Bedrooms
  • 2Acreage
  • 6Bathroom
  • 1904Year Built

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Own a piece of Newtown history! Architecturally significant home built by Arthur Scudder, founder of the Newtown Bee newspaper. Old world craftsmanship and quality meet modern style and convenience in this gorgeous restored and remodeled Victorian. Incredible woodwork & details throughout with high quality materials. The stunning marble Kitchen has exposed brick & extensive moldings along with pretty views of the large back lawn. The ample Mudroom has storage space & French doors to the rear Deck. Professional Office w/separate entrance on the main floor opens easily to the rest of the living space with pocket doors. Butler's pantry off of the Mudroom has plumbing for laundry or wet bar. Pocket doors between most rooms on the first floor allow for smaller spaces or open floor plan. Master bedroom suite has fireplace in the bedroom, dual baths, enormous walk-in closet & separate nursery or dressing room. Three additional bedrooms, one with fireplace, and two additional full baths, one with laundry, complete the second floor. The third floor has full Bath with shower stall. It also offers a Billiard Room, Exercise Room, two additional rooms with closets & a craft or present wrapping room. Beautiful & welcoming front porch is large enough for gatherings. Rear balcony offers a romantic & private setting w/nice views. Newer high efficiency gas heat and central air w/5 zones - GAS AVG $257/MO LAST YEAR, ELECTRIC $284. Walk to restaurants, library, movies and shopping. Owner/Agent.

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170170465
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$899,000
  • Square Feet7,510
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • Lease purchaseNo


  • Acreage2
  • Building ConstructionFrame
  • Lot DescriptionHistoric District, Level Lot, Sloping Lot
  • Driveway TypePaved
  • Garages
  • Parking spaces per 1000sqft
  • Parking spaces uncovered
  • Parking Spaces
  • Parking spaces covered
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolNo


  • Amenities
    • Golf Course
    • Lake
    • Library
    • Medical Facilities
    • Park
    • Private School(s)
    • Shopping/Mall
    • Tennis Courts

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$552,330
  • Milrate base33
  • Milrate total34.24
  • Taxes$18,912
  • Tax YearJuly 2018-June 2019


  • StateCT
  • Zip06470
  • CountyFairfield
  • NeighborhoodBorough
  • Junior HighReed
  • Middle Junior High SchoolNewtown
  • Short SaleNo


  • Rooms18
  • Rooms additionalFoyer, Mud Room
  • Interior featuresCable - Pre-wired, Security System
  • RoofWood Shingle
  • Room count15


  • Waters ourcePublic Water Connected
  • Cooling SystemCentral Air
  • Hot water descriptionNatural Gas
  • Heating FuelNatural Gas
  • Fuel tank locationNon Applicable
  • Heat SystemHot Air
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemPublic Sewer Connected

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolHawley
  • High SchoolNewtown


  • Laundry room locationSecond floor
  • Laundry room infoUpper Level


  • Full Bath6
  • BasementFull
  • Attic descriptionAccess Via Hatch
  • AtticYes
  • Bedrooms7
  • Bathroom6
  • Year Built1904
  • Property StyleColonial, Victorian
  • Fireplaces6
  • FoundationStone
  • Garage Parking InfoPaved, Off Street Parking
  • New construction typeNo


  • Exterior features
    • Balcony
    • Deck
    • French Doors
    • Gutters
    • Lighting
    • Porch
    • Sidewalk
  • Exterior sidingShingle, Wood

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionNot Applicable


  • Appliances Included
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • Gas Range
    • Range Hood
    • Refrigerator
    • Washer
  • ExclusionsSee Inclusion/Exclusion Sheet
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • View Count58
The Matthews Group
The Matthews Group
Office: 860.868.0511
4 Green Hill Road
Washington Depot, CT 06794
Listing Courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway NE Prop.

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