$1,390,000 521 State Street Guilford, CT

MLS: 170001893   Type: Single Family   County: New Haven   City: Guilford   Zip: 06437   Style: Colonial   # Rooms: 12    Stories: 2   Taxes: $13,025

Mortgage $6,526 /mo



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Magnificent Greek Revival completely restored and updated with highest end materials and craftsmanship throughout. A beautifully landscaped 2.55-acre lot, located a mile from the Guilford Green, includes well maintained original stone walls. The“Russell Benton House”, built in 1884 with three fireplaces, is approximately 3500 sq. ft. The property also features a separate “Guest House”, approximately 1000 sq. ft.,fully permitted as an accessory apartment for rental or in-laws. The “Guest House” has also been fully remodeled to create a dramatic and lovely space with one bedroom, new high-end kitchen, fantastic marble bath, and a soaring two story open living room. The main house has 11 rooms, including 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths newly renovated. The kitchen has been beautifully updated using highest end appliances, new custom cabinets,and unique and very beautiful reclaimed teak counters. The family room is a recent addition with a fourth fireplace using stone from the site. Custom trim, reclaimed wide board hardwood floors, and custom built-in furniture, abound throughout the house. Other features include: All new Marvin windows; new central air-conditioning;conversion from fuel oil to natural gas heating and a new high efficiency gas boiler; new playroom, new master bedroom suite with walk in closet; all new interior doors; and many other details. You will appreciate the quality of the materials, the quality of the craftsmanship, and the tasteful attention to detail.

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Middle School

High School

Per Board Of Ed
Distance: N/A Miles
Per Board Of Ed
Distance: 1.87 Miles
Distance: 1.82 Miles

Price History

10/17/2017 Listed $1,390,000

Elementary School Per Board of Ed
Energy Features Programable Thermostat, Thermopane Windows
High School Guilford
Intermediate School Per Board of Ed
Middle School/High School Per Board of Ed
Nearby Amenities Golf Course, Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Private Rec Facilities, Shopping/Mall, Stables/Riding, Tennis Courts
Neighborhood N/A
New Construction Type No
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Style Colonial
Virtual Tour http://tours.edbergsolutions.com/ub/69525
Year Built 1854
Year Built Source Approximate
Zoning R-5

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Attic Description Walk-up, Finished, Heated
Basement Description Partial With Hatchway, Unfinished, Concrete Floor, Interior Access
Cooling System Central Air
Fireplaces Total 4
Fuel Tank Location Non Applicable
Heat Fuel Type Natural Gas
Heat Type Baseboard
Hot Water Description Natural Gas
Interior Features Audio System, Auto Garage Door Opener
Laundry Room Location first floor
Room Count 11
Rooms Additional Foyer, Mud Room
Rooms Total 12
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 4500
Sq Ft Est Heated Below Grade 0
Sq Ft Total 4500

Exterior Features

Direct Waterfront Yn No
Driveway Type Circular, Paved
Exterior Features French Doors, Garden Area, Lighting, Patio, Stone Wall, Underground Sprinkler
Foundation Stone
Garage Parking Info Detached Garage
Garages Number 2
Lot Description Corner Lot, Fence - Partial, Fence - Stone, Professionally Landscaped
Roof Information Asphalt Shingle
Sewage System Septic
Siding Clapboard, Wood
Swimming Pool Yn No
Water Source Private Well
Waterfront Description Not Applicable

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (06437)

Price 1.39M Avg 837K

Sqr Feet 4,500 Avg 3,031

Cost / Sqr Ft $309 Avg $276

Taxes $13,025 Avg $671,262

Acres 2.55 Avg 1.77

Visits 20 Avg 11

Days on Site 246 Avg 106

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eXp Realty Connecticut
Broker of record located at: 15 North Main St, Suite 100
West Hartford, CT