$549,900 245 Brooklyn Road Canterbury, CT

MLS: E10157967   Type: Single Family   County: Windham   City: Canterbury   Zip: 06331   Style: Antique   # Rooms: 10    Stories: 1   Taxes: $8,046

Mortgage $2,582 /mo



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The Isaac Backus House. Remarkable and totally restored classic center chimney colonial, c 1787. 10 rooms, 6 fireplaces, formal dining room/keeping room, office. Wide board floors. Beautifully updated for 21st century living. Stunning custom kitchen in rear wing, honed granite counters, center island, hand made cabinets w. splendid finishes, exposed beams and fireplace. Breakfast area plus sitting area w. French doors to stone patio. Wonderful master bedroom suite w. exposed beams on 2nd floor. 3 baths. Oil furnace plus separate outdoor wood furnace if preferred. Open porch overlooking second circular paver-stone patio. 3 story barn w. loft. Beautiful private 45 acres w. extensive trails, light woods, pastures. Scenic views all around, small pond. Ideal for horses or farm animals. Some fields were used for former vineyard. Nothing to do but relax and enjoy!

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

Distance: 2.88 Miles
Dr. Helen Baldwin
Distance: 3.37 Miles
Distance: N/A Miles

Price History

8/6/2016 Listed $599,000
5/2/2017 2% - $589,900
6/30/2017 7% - $549,900

Elementary School Canterbury
Energy Features Storm Doors, Storm Windows
High School PBOE
Intermediate School Dr. Helen Baldwin
Neighborhood N/A
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Style Antique
Year Built 1787

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher
Attic Description Walk-up, Floored, Storage Space
Basement Description Unfinished, Concrete Floor, Dirt Floor, Interior Access, Walk-out
Cooling System Window Unit
Fireplaces Total 6
Fuel Tank Location Above Ground
Heat Fuel Type Oil, Wood
Heat Type Baseboard, Wood/Coal Stove, Zoned
Hot Water Description Oil
Interior Features Cable - Available, Central Vacuum
Laundry Room Location First Floor
Room Count 10
Rooms Total 10
Sq Ft Source Public Records
Sq Ft Total 3416

Exterior Features

Direct Waterfront Yn Yes
Driveway Type Gravel
Exterior Features Barn, French Doors, Garden Area, Patio, Porch, Shed, Stone Wall
Foundation Stone
Garage Parking Info Detached Garage, Barn
Garages Number 1
Lot Description Farm Land, Open Lot, Secluded, Lightly Wooded, Rolling, Fence - Stone
Roof Information Asphalt Shingle
Sewage System Septic
Siding Clapboard
Swimming Pool Yn No
Water Source Private Well
Waterfront Description Direct Waterfront, Pond, View, Walk to Water

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (06331)

Price 549K Avg 305K

Sqr Feet 3,416 Avg 2,040

Cost / Sqr Ft $161 Avg $150

Taxes $8,046 Avg $2,737

Acres 45.14 Avg 14.97

Visits 22 Avg 17

Days on Site 621 Avg 273

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Location & Address

Tina Luft
Broker of record located at: 15 North Main St, Suite 100
West Hartford, CT