MLS Number 170354773
- Acreage 5
- Square Feet 6,940
THE ALDERS - MANOR HOUSE is one of Connecticut's premier Bed and Breakfasts offering lush accommodations in an English country atmosphere.
Created as THE ALDERS by famed architect Ehrick Rossiter, this English Tudor masterpiece offers spacious open rooms filled with period detail and rare detailed woodwork throughout. The grand staircase leads to nine spacious bedrooms and nine bathrooms in the main house, some with fireplaces and whirlpool tubs. There are formal and informal public rooms. A large owner's wing was added to the mansion offering additional living quarters with five light-filled bedrooms and three baths. The estate is located on five private acres of open lawns and forest and is only a few blocks away from the historic village of Norfolk offering dining, shopping and entertainment. There are hundreds of acres of parks and trails open to the public in and around the town as well as Yale Summer School of music and art bringing some of the world's most talented youth to the area. Historic villages in Connecticut and Massachusetts are a short drive away and ideal for day trips.
The area is known for hiking, kayaking, fly-fishing and biking, local craft breweries, wineries, cultural attractions, art, dance festivals and the Yale Music and Art summer schools are right in Norfolk.
The Manor House historic Norfolk and the northwest corner of Connecticut is a world unto itself. This property is also listed as a residential listing MLS#170339685
Listing Courtesy of Elyse Harney Real Estate