Golf Course
Address
148 Taunton Hill Road, Newtown, CT
Price
$ 2,699,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#170500847
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyFAIRFIELD
  • CityNewtown
  • Zip06470
  • StyleAntique,European
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes$ 25855
  • Price$ 2,699,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6321
  • Lot Size8.4 Acres
Data Source:
Smart MLS
Property Description

Known as Hermitswood, the home a 6321 Sq Ft award winning estate sitting on 8+ acres in the historic Taunton area of Newtown, CT. A 2018 renovation was designed by Charles Hilton Architects in the French Norman style. The property features two gated entrances, numerous gardens, and two sets of grand steps that lead to the pool area. Featuring Connecticut's second natural, 'non-chemical' pool that measures 30 x 95' of swimming area, in addition to multiple pool-side patios, and lily pond. In 2015 it was awarded First Price in landscape design bestowed by CT Cottages and Gardens. The chef’s kitchen is like no other, having won the 2018 Connecticut IDA (Innovation in Design Awards), it features two 11-foot Calcutta marble islands, inset banquette, custom plaster moldings that carry from the kitchen through the main hall. All fixtures are Waterstone, and the custom-built stove and oven range is by the French manufacturer, Lacanche. The two-story family room, features clearstory windows, with a 17th century fireplace of French origin. Other features: imported Greek origin stone flooring, custom oversized laundry room, home gym, home office, wine cellar, espresso room, 4 car garage, chicken coop/potting shed––This is truly a property not to be missed!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Head O'Meadow Elementary School Newtown Middle School Newtown High School
Price History
6/20/2022 Listed $2,699,000

General Features

Acres 8.4000
Elementary School Head O'Meadow
High School Newtown
In Law Apartment YNP Possible
Middle School/High School Newtown
Nearby Amenities Golf Course, Health Club, Lake, Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Stables/Riding
Neighborhood Taunton
New Construction Type No/Resale
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Active
Style Antique, European
Tax Year July 2022-June 2023
Virtual Tour https://app.immoviewer.com/landing/unbranded/62b0a8ee38de323e2fadafea
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Waterfront Description Not Applicable
Year Built 1900
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning R-2

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas Range, Wall Oven, Subzero, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Attic Description Pull-Down Stairs, Access Via Hatch, Storage Space
Basement Description Full With Walk-Out, Crawl Space, Unfinished, Concrete Floor, Interior Access
Beds Total 4
Cooling System Central Air, Zoned
Fireplaces Total 7
Fuel Tank Location Above Ground
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Heat Fuel Type Propane
Heat Type Hot Air, Steam, Zoned
Hot Water Description Other
Interior Features Auto Garage Door Opener, Security System
Laundry Room Info Main Level
Room Count 14
Rooms Additional Breezeway, Foyer, Laundry Room, Wine Cellar, Workshop
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 6321
Sq Ft Total 6321
Total Baths 6.00
Total Rooms 14

Exterior Features

Driveway Type Private, Circular, Gravel
Exterior Features Balcony, French Doors, Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Lighting, Patio, Stable, Stone Wall, Underground Sprinkler
Foundation Concrete, Stone
Garage Parking Info Attached Garage, Paved
Garages Number 4
Lot Description Some Wetlands, Dry, Cleared, Secluded, Rolling
Pool Description In Ground Pool, Ramp Entrance, Safety Fence, Alarm, Auto Cleaner, Gunite
Roof Information Wood Shingle
Sewage System Septic
Siding Stucco
Swimming Pool Yn Yes
Water Source Private Well

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 06470

Price
AVG $880K
$2.7M
Taxes
AVG $10,255
$25,855
Visits
AVG 25
35
Year Built
AVG 1970
1900

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