An incredible opportunity to acquire one of the county’s most significant historic estates on 48 pastoral acres set along a designated scenic road. This unique offering is the combination of the main estate on 16.20 acres & a fully approved 11-lot subdivision on 32.08 acres. A true to character 3 bedroom 2,608 SF 2 story colonial with fine historical details wide plank chestnut flooring, hand-hewn beams & inviting period rooms where fireplaces serve as the focal point. The grounds of expansive fields, meadows & stately trees are bordered by 5-foot fieldstone walls. Thoughtfully sited around the property are many outbuildings, a 1 bedroom guest cottage, 4 car heated garage with 2 bedroom carriage house above, greenhouse & 20×40 heated gunite in-ground pool. Tucked atop a forested hill are a 75×144 10,800 SF Amish white cedar barn with observation deck & a 100×200 20,000 SF steel storage barn. These two massive spaces are the stuff of an avid collector’s dreams, with the potential for equestrian, an artist’s studio or hobby space. The fully approved 11-lot subdivision is sited on land that features a mix of cleared level land, open woods & stone walls that border a conserved 17.25 acre forever open space area with future greenway walking trails. The 11 home sites vary in size from 2 to 4 acres and have been approved for a 5 bedroom septic, garage and pool site. An idyllic location just minutes to Redding & Ridgefield, West Redding Metro North & 65 miles to NYC.
Listing courtesy of Brian McGrath from McGrath Realty Inc.
Single family for sale
12 Marchant Road, Redding, Connecticut 06896