MLS® ID: 170207580
212 Great Neck Road
Waterford, Connecticut, 06385 $560,000
Enjoy the CT shoreline from a historic & beautifully updated colonial farmhouse. Deeded access to private beach a short walk away. The park-like 1.71 acres are surrounded by stone walls, mature plantings & walled garden. Built in 1750, this thoroughly updated 9-Rm home features 3,090 SF of living space w/ 4 BRs & 4 fireplaces. The LR features a large stone fireplace. Built-in bookshelves & 3 colonial-era sea paintings grace the den mantel. 1st floor ½ bath is spacious. Tasteful 2010 kitchen remodel introduced soapstone countertops, added windows, new cabinets, high-end chef’s appliances, Sub-Zero refrigerator, and walk-in pantry; boiler & hot water heater also new in 2010. The kitchen opens onto a sunny stone patio w/ pergola. Stone patio wraps around the entire length of the house, boasting an ancient wisteria vine. Thermal performance optimized w/ efficient double-pane windows thruout; attic & walls were insulated. Upstairs are 4 Bdrms, some w/ 18” original chestnut floorboards; all w/ beautiful natural light. Master suite includes large walk-in closet w/ Bosch washer & dryer. Ample attic & basement storage; attached garage w/ adjoining greenhouse. Backup power provided by a 17KW standby generator. Also included: historic outbuilding w/ hand-hewn beams--insulated & paneled as fitness/recreation rm. Adjoining space suitable for workshop, storage or 2nd garage. Home is ½ mi from Great Neck Elementary and close to Waterford Middle & High schools. Don’t miss this one!