148 Taunton Hill Road, TauntonNewtown, CT 06470MLS Number 170241486

  • Price: $2,999,000
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  • 6Bedrooms
  • 8.4Acreage
  • 8Bathroom
  • 1900Year Built

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Known as Hermitswood, the home a 10,000 Sq Ft award winning estate sitting on 8+ acres in the historic Taunton area of Newtown, CT. A 2018 renovation was designed by Charles Hilton Architects in the French Norman style. The property features two gated entrances, numerous gardens, and two sets of grand steps that lead to the pool area. Featuring Connecticut's second natural, 'non-chemical' pool that measures 30 x 95' of swimming area, in addition to multiple pool-side patios, and lily pond. In 2015 it was awarded First Prize in landscape design bestowed by CT Cottages and Gardens. The chef's kitchen is like no other, having won the 2018 Connecticut IDA (Innovation in Design Awards), it features two 11-foot Calcutta marble islands, inset banquette, custom plaster moldings that carry from the kitchen through the main hall. All fixtures are Waterstone, and the custom-built stove and oven range is by the French manufacturer, Lacanche. The two-story family room, features clearstory windows, with a 17th century fireplace of French origin. Other features: imported Greek origin stone flooring, custom oversized laundry room, home gym, home office, wine cellar, espresso room, 4 car garage, chicken coop/potting shed--This is truly a property not to be missed!

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170241486
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$2,999,000
  • Square Feet10,000
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • ColistofficenameWilliam Raveis Real Estate
  • Lease purchaseNo

Property

  • Acreage8.4
  • Building ConstructionStucco
  • Lot DescriptionSome Wetlands, Dry, Cleared, Secluded, Rolling
  • Driveway TypePrivate, Circular, Gravel
  • Garages4
  • Parking spaces per 1000sqft
  • Parking spaces uncovered
  • Parking Spaces
  • Parking spaces covered
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolYes
  • Pool description
    • Alarm
    • Auto Cleaner
    • Gunite
    • In Ground Pool
    • Ramp Entrance
    • Safety Fence

Amenities

  • Amenities
    • Golf Course
    • Health Club
    • Lake
    • Library
    • Medical Facilities
    • Park
    • Stables/Riding

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$684,420
  • Milrate base34
  • Milrate total34.77
  • Taxes$23,797
  • Tax YearJuly 2019-June 2020

Building

  • Full Bath6
  • Half Bath2
  • BasementFull With Walk-Out, Crawl Space, Unfinished, Concrete Floor, Interior Access
  • Attic descriptionPull-Down Stairs, Access Via Hatch, Storage Space
  • AtticYes
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathroom8
  • Year Built1900
  • Property StyleAntique, European
  • Energy FeaturesExtra Insulation, Generator, Programmable Thermostat, Ridge Vents, Thermopane Windows
  • Fireplaces7
  • FoundationConcrete, Stone
  • Garage Parking InfoAttached Garage, Paved
  • New construction typeNo

Utilities

  • Waters ourcePrivate Well
  • Cooling SystemCentral Air, Zoned
  • Hot water descriptionOther
  • Heating FuelPropane
  • Fuel tank locationAbove Ground
  • Heat SystemHot Air, Steam, Zoned
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemSeptic

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolHead O'Meadow
  • High SchoolNewtown

Rooms

  • Laundry room infoMain Level

Location

  • StateCT
  • Zip06470
  • CountyFairfield
  • NeighborhoodTaunton
  • Middle Junior High SchoolNewtown
  • Short SaleNo

Interior

  • Rooms17
  • Rooms additionalBreezeway, Foyer, Laundry Room, Wine Cellar, Workshop
  • Interior featuresAuto Garage Door Opener, Security System
  • RoofWood Shingle
  • Room count14
  • Radon mitigation airNo
  • Radon mitigation waterNo

Exterior

  • ColorBone
  • Exterior features
    • Balcony
    • French Doors
    • Fruit Trees
    • Garden Area
    • Lighting
    • Patio
    • Stable
    • Stone Wall
    • Underground Sprinkler
  • Exterior sidingStucco

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionNot Applicable

Other

  • Appliances Included
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • Gas Range
    • Subzero
    • Wall Oven
    • Washer
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • View Count80
The Matthews Group
The Matthews Group
Office: 860.868.0511
4 Green Hill Road
Washington Depot, CT 06794
Listing Courtesy of William Raveis Real Estate

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