Experience the perfect blend of country charm and modern convenience in this custom, federal-style colonial located in the desirable Chestnut Hill area of southern Killingworth. Privately situated on three acres and surrounded by natural stone walls, mature trees, beautifully-landscaped foundation gardens and other special touches, this meticulous home draws you in, where fine appointments such as crown molding, custom paneling with wainscoting, solid wood doors and gleaming hardwood floors, among others, are sure to impress. Built in 1990 and nicely updated, this exceptional three bedroom, two-and-a-half bath residence offers 2,400 square feet of well-appointed living space to pamper both family and friends in style.
The generous living room offers a perfect place to unwind, with its attractive wood-burning fireplace, coffered ceilings and hardwood floors. The kitchen is a chef's dream, with attractive cherry cabinets, high-end appliances including four-burner Dacor range with hood and Bosch dishwasher, granite countertops with contrasting stone island, beadboard backsplash and custom built-in hutch. The adjacent dining room is set off from the kitchen by impressive columns and is the perfect place to serve up home-cooked meals. The family room features exposed-beam vaulted ceilings, loads of windows with gorgeous plantation-style shutters and sliders that open to a beautiful sunroom that overlooks a brand-new, in-ground, salt-system swimming pool surrounded by a gorgeous patio with aluminum fencing - a true oasis in the woods! A mudroom trimmed in pegged beadboard is perfect for hanging coats and offers access to the oversized two-car garage. Hardwood floors continue on the second level, which features three bedrooms, including a large master with walk-in closet and attached bath with stone tile and custom shower.
Thoughtful features abound in this fine home. A whole-house, propane-fueled Generac generator offers piece of mind in severe weather, while 2"x6" exterior walls and Andersen windows provide comfort in all temperatures. The first floor benefits from an integrated sound system and Electrolux central vacuuming makes easy work of keeping things tidy.
This amazing home is convenient to both New Haven and Hartford, just two hours from New York and Boston and also enjoys Clinton beach rights, offering access to Connecticut’s beautiful shoreline and the best in New England living!