1863 S Britain Rd, Southbury, CT 06488
1863 S Britain Rd, Southbury, CT 06488
1863 S Britain Rd, Southbury, CT 06488
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1863 S Britain Rd
Southbury, CT 06488

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Description

Twelve impressive acres welcome you to this delightful country compound. A unique offering with awe-inspiring grounds is outfitted with 2 ponds, a Cape-style primary residence and a charming guest cottage. The welcoming main home offers an enclosed front porch, formal living & dining rooms, eat-in kitchen, skylight adorned sunroom and a convenient first-floor full bathroom. Beautiful chestnut moldings, trim work and doors retain the character and old-world charm of the home. An upper level hosts two large bedrooms, a full bath, a large hall walk-in closet, and unheated attic space. The guest cottage, just under 500 sf, offers the potential for a studio, in-law apartment, man cave, she shed, rental opportunity, or an Air B&B option. Serene surroundings with large sweeping lawns, garnished with fruit and maple trees, lend themselves to this ultimate private country retreat bordered on 2 sides by Southbury land trust. Meander along the banks of the two private ponds offering recreational opportunities: canoe, kayak, fish for bass, or delight in a glimpse of the resident Great Heron. There is room for a future in-ground pool, extensive gardens, garages/barn/stables. The guest cottage and shed are being sold in "as is condition". This property has first cut subdivide ability (buyer to do due diligence) This unique offering is sited within 2 short hours of NYC and minutes to the town center. If you are in search of a one-in-a-kind opportunity-look no further!

Home Details for 1863 S Britain Rd

Year Built
1920
Parking
No Info
Price/Sqft
$411
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
Porch & Patio
Pool
No

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Full With Walk-Out,Unfinished,Concrete Floor,Interior Entry,Storage SpaceNumber of Rooms: 9
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms (full): 3
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1580 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Electric Range, Gas Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, DishwasherDishwasherLaundry: Cottage has stackable washer & Dryer,Lower Level,Main LevelRefrigerator
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Radiator,Steam,Oil,PropaneNo CoolingAir Conditioning: Ceiling Fan(s)Has Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Has a FireplaceNo Spa
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Thermopane Windows
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Accessibility: Lever Faucets, Multiple Entries/Exits
View
Has a ViewView: Water, View

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: AsphaltPatio / Porch: Patio, Porch-EnclosedOther Structures: Guest HouseExterior: LightingFoundation: Brick/Mortar, Stone
Parking & Garage
No CarportNo GarageNo Attached GarageNo Open ParkingParking: Off Street
Frontage
WaterfrontWaterfront: Direct Waterfront, Pond, ViewFrontage Type: FrontageOn Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Septic Tank
Farm & Range
Horse Amenities: Stables/RidingNot Allowed to Raise Horses
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 1580 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 107

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1920
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Cape Cod,Cottage
Building
Construction Materials: Frame, Clapboard, Vinyl SidingNot a New ConstructionNo Additional ParcelsDoes Not Include Home Warranty
Property Information
Not Included in Sale: Please see Inclusion/Exclusion AddendumParcel Number: 1327068

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $411
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: negotiable

Active Status

MLS Status: Active

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: 170431245

Community

Community Features: Golf, Fitness Center, Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Shopping/Mall, Tennis Court(s)

HOA

No HOA

Lot Information

Lot Area: 12 Acres

Energy

Energy Efficiency Features: Roof

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $4,802

Miscellaneous

BasementAttic: Finished, Floored, Storage

Additional Information

Fitness CenterHOA Amenities: None
Last check for updates: about 4 hours ago
Listing courtesy of Debbie Balmaseda
William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
Source: Smart MLS, MLS#170431245

Price History for 1863 S Britain Rd

Event DetailsPrice
10/14/2021
PriceChange
Smart MLS #170431245
$649K

09/15/2021
PriceChange
Smart MLS #170431245
$680K

09/03/2021
Listed For Sale
Smart MLS #170431245
$725K

New Listings near 1863 S Britain Rd

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2021
Tax$4,802
Assessment$163,880
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 06488
$322,094
Typical home value
This home: $649,000 50% above
$212
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $411 48% above
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

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1863 S Britain Rd, Southbury, CT 06488 is a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 1,580 sqft single-family home built in 1920. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by Smart MLS on Aug 22, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 170431245.