One-of-a-kind three bedroom, two and-a-half bath contemporary colonial located on a three-quarter-acre, lightly wooded lot at the end of a cul-de-sac in historic Wallingford. At 2,440 square feet, this unique home features a two-story foyer and great room with stunning fireplace, an open floor plan with plenty of natural light, hardwood floors throughout the first level, a first-floor master suite and loads of storage. The rustic surroundings belie the convenience of a location mid-way between Hartford and New Haven and near restaurants, shopping and entertainment, as well as Routes 5 and 15 and Interstate 91.
Beautifully situated on a property with natural stone walls and walks, lush lawn and manicured foundation gardens, this wonderful home has excellent curb appeal that also follows you inside. The two-story foyer is flanked by formal living and dining rooms, with the grand two-story great room straight ahead. The great room is open to the kitchen and boasts a central two-story natural stone fireplace surrounded by large windows that light up the room on even the most cloudy day. The kitchen is well laid-out with plenty of cabinets for storage, including a built-in desk and breakfast bar, as well as a casual dining area with sliders to a large deck constructed of maintenance-free composite decking and overlooking the park-like backyard. The first-floor master suite features a tray ceiling with ceiling fan, sliders to a second private deck, large walk-in closet and master bath complete with jetted tub, separate shower, double-sink vanity and bidet. A laundry room fitted with a large sink and built-in cabinets, and a separate powder room finish out the first floor.
The second floor boasts two good-size bedrooms, both featuring large walk-in closets, wall-to-wall carpet and ceiling fans. There is also an additional full bath complete with two sinks and a skylight that brightens the space. The large basement has finished outer walls and a built-in dehumidification system, offering an option for additional living space. This fine home also features clapboard siding, architectural shingles, an oversized two-car attached garage and many additional custom conveniences, including central vacuuming, central alarm, audio intercom and landscape irrigation systems. Here’s your opportunity to own a slice of paradise nestled among the apple orchards in historic Wallingford, a great New England town.