MLS Number 170400250
- Single Family
- Property Style Colonial, Victorian
- Bedrooms 5
- Bathroom 7
- Acreage 1.01
Set on picturesque South Street, is one of Litchfield's few outstanding examples of an Italianate villa. Woodruff House was built in 1855 for George Morris Woodruff, a well-known resident of Litchfield at the time. This handsome, well-preserved home has a shallow hip roof with 3 wide bays. The front verandah is set with distinctive columns and there are two-story octagonal-ended bays and a double-tiered gallery. The 5448sf of living, includes a formal entrance, a Living Room, Dining Room, Den, well-appointed Kitchen, Family Room, Laundry, Mud Room and Office. Step up the grand staircase to a second floor with five bedrooms, two bedrooms are en-suite and the primary, en-suite bedroom has its own laundry and walk-in closets. There are four full and three half-baths. Enjoy a quiet moment in the rooftop cupola with distant western views. There is an underneath 2-car garage. Enjoy entertaining al fresco on the deck off the Sun Room. Step downstairs to the beautifully landscaped one acre of grounds with two additional patios. Have a swim in the heated pool. Extra features include an elevator, generator & five fireplaces. The property has a 985+sf , two-story, heated barn with electricity and room for two vehicles. Walk to town for shopping & dining. Close to White Memorial and hiking, fishing, skiing & horseback riding. 2 hrs. from NYC. Come view this truly extraordinary home!
Listing Courtesy of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l