30 West Ave, Essex, CT 06426
SOLDOCT 28, 2021

30 West Ave
Essex, CT 06426

Essex Village

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This property is no longer available to rent or to buy. This description is from October 28, 2021
This gracious 1780 Colonial house built by Captain Uriah Hayden, sited on a small hill in picturesque Essex village is one of the most notable homes in Essex. It is crowned with a Widow's walk overlooking the home's beautiful landscaped gardens, sweeping lawns, majestic trees, gunite pool and the adjacent protected 20 acres. Completely renovated in 2017, it boasts extraordinary detailed craftsmanship. Glistening inlaid floors flow throughout. A stunning, high wood beamed ceiling stretches above the open kitchen to the sunny half moon dining area, to the family room. The center island and counters are topped with slate. Glass cabinets are abundant. Appliances are all high end, including a Wolf 6 burner stove and Sub Zero. A glass paneled door accesses a fabulous blue stone patio with an impressive, dramatic outdoor fireplace making it an ideal area for entertaining and al fresco dining. The elegant, formal living room's focus point is an ornately carved fireplace flanked by custom built-ins and a mirrored wet bar. A long sun room is adjacent. The master bed room with a wall of windows and sitting area overlook the gardens. Dressing rooms and walk-in closets have extensive built-ins. The gorgeous marble tiled bath, with twin sinks,has heated floors. Four guest rooms, a second office with a high wood beamed ceiling, and the wall to wall exercise room completes the 2nd floor. A two story barn and attached two car car garage adds totality to this exceptional, immaculate property.

Home Highlights

3 Car Garage
Porch, Patio, Pool
Heating & Cooling
No Info
180+ days ago

Home Details for 30 West Ave

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Full,Partially Finished,Interior Entry,Storage Space,Sump PumpNumber of Rooms: 10
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms (full): 3Number of Bathrooms (half): 2
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 5059 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Gas Range, Microwave, Range Hood, Subzero, Dishwasher, Washer, DryerDishwasherDryerLaundry: Upper LevelMicrowaveWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Hot Water,Radiant,Zoned,Oil,PropaneNo CoolingAir Conditioning: Central Air,ZonedHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 3Has a FireplaceNo Spa
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Door: French Doors
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Security: Security System

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: AsphaltPatio / Porch: Patio, Porch-Heated, TerraceFencing: StoneExterior: Breezeway, Garden, Stone Wall, Underground SprinklerFoundation: StoneGarden
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 3No CarportHas a GarageHas an Attached GarageNo Open ParkingParking Spaces: 3Parking: Attached Garage,Barn,Off Street
Pool: In Ground, Heated, Auto Cleaner, GunitePool
Waterfront: Not ApplicableNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Septic Tank
Farm & Range
Not Allowed to Raise Horses
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 5059 Square Feet

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1780
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Colonial,Antique
Construction Materials: Frame, Clapboard, Wood SidingNot a New ConstructionNo Additional ParcelsDoes Not Include Home Warranty
Property Information
Parcel Number: 987331

Price & Status

Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: negotiable

Active Status

MLS Status: Closed


Direction & Address
City: Essex
School Information
Elementary School: EssexJr High / Middle School: Per Board of EdHigh School: Per Board of Ed


Community Features: Basketball Court, Golf, Library, Medical Facilities, Playground, Tennis Court(s)



Lot Information

Lot Area: 1.03 Acres

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $21,060


BasementAttic: Walk-up, Floored, Storage

Additional Information

HOA Amenities: None
Last check for updates: about 18 hours ago
Listed by Colette Harron
William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
Bought with: Colette Harron
Source: Smart MLS, MLS#170376557

Price History for 30 West Ave

Event DetailsPrice
Smart MLS #170376557

Smart MLS #170376557

Smart MLS #170376557

Listed For Sale
Smart MLS #170376557

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Property Taxes and Assessment

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30 West Ave, Essex, CT 06426 is a 4 bedroom, 5 bathroom single-family home built in 1780. 30 West Ave is located in Essex Village, Essex. This property is not currently available for sale. 30 West Ave was last sold on Oct 28, 2021 for $2,650,000 (5% lower than the asking price of $2,789,000). The current Trulia Estimate for 30 West Ave is $2,846,000.