272 Kensington Ave, Meriden, CT 06451
272 Kensington Ave, Meriden, CT 06451
272 Kensington Ave, Meriden, CT 06451
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272 Kensington Ave
Meriden, CT 06451

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Description

Pride in ownership shows with this charming beauty. Completely remodeled inside, you will find an updated kitchen and baths, new carpeting in bedrooms, refinished hardwood floors on the lower level. Generously sized rooms for all your family's needs. The home also has a side front entrance should you need a home office or if you run a business and need more space. The home has a Ten-year-old roof and a five-year-old septic tank with new leaching fields. The yard is simply stunning with so much land for all your favorite activities. As an investor this property buts up to another piece of land and home that can be sold separately or together (ask for more details). Together it creates a perfect L shape creating an entrance and exit should zoning allow for condos or multiple units to be built. Please see attached map. Buyer's Due diligence is strongly recommended. With so much to offer, this property has everything you need and more. Close to Midstate, shopping, restaurants, and highways you need to look no further! ****SELLER WILL CREDIT BUYER $5000 TOWARDS CLOSING COSTS**** Schedule your private showing today!

Home Details for 272 Kensington Ave

Year Built
1838
Parking
No Info
Price/Sqft
$156
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
No Info
Pool
No

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Full,Unfinished,Concrete FloorNumber of Rooms: 6
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms (full): 1Number of Bathrooms (half): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1440 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, DishwasherDishwasherLaundry: Main LevelMicrowave
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Baseboard,OilHas CoolingAir Conditioning: NoneHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Has a FireplaceNo Spa
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Thermopane Windows
View
No View
Security
Security: Security System

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: AsphaltExterior: BreezewayFoundation: Stone
Parking & Garage
No CarportNo GarageNo Attached GarageNo Open ParkingParking: Paved,Off Street
Frontage
Waterfront: Not ApplicableNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Septic Tank
Farm & Range
Not Allowed to Raise Horses
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 1440 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 81

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1838
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Colonial
Building
Construction Materials: Frame, Clapboard, Wood SidingNot a New ConstructionNo Additional ParcelsIncludes Home Warranty
Property Information
Parcel Number: 1171656

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $156
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: IMMEDIATE

Active Status

MLS Status: Under Contract

Location

School Information
Elementary School: Per Board of EdJr High / Middle School: Per Board of EdHigh School: Per Board of Ed

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 170436065

Community

Community Features: Lake, Medical Facilities, Park, Public Rec Facilities, Public Transportation, Shopping/Mall

HOA

No HOA

Lot Information

Lot Area: 33976.8 Square Feet

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $3,949

Miscellaneous

BasementZillow Contingency Status: Under ContractAttic: Walk-up, Storage

Additional Information

HOA Amenities: None
Last check for updates: about 6 hours ago
Listing courtesy of Tiziana Tremblay
Berkshire Hathaway NE Prop.
Source: Smart MLS, MLS#170436065

Price History for 272 Kensington Ave

Event DetailsPrice
11/09/2021
Pending
Smart MLS #170436065
$225K

11/04/2021
PriceChange
Smart MLS #170436065
$225K

09/09/2021
Listed For Sale
Smart MLS #170436065
$250K

05/13/1999
Sold
Public Records
$20K

New Listings near 272 Kensington Ave

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2021
Tax$3,949
Assessment$90,720
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 06451
$232,004
Typical home value
This home: $225,000 3% below
$292
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $156 87% below
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

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272 Kensington Ave, Meriden, CT 06451 is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,440 sqft single-family home built in 1838. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by Smart MLS on Sep 9, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 170436065.