Exceptional three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath, 2,798 square foot colonial situated on a 2.4 acre wooded lot in lovely Killingworth, conveniently located near Route 81 with easy access to I-95 and Route 9. Built in 1992, this lovely home has been meticulously updated both inside and out, including a new 30-year roof, repaved driveway, multi-level bluestone patio, pergola, perennial gardens, high efficiency propane furnace, updated kitchen and new master bath. Bring your toothbrush and move right in!
Inside the newly-updated front entry, a partial two-story foyer welcomes guests, with the formal living and dining room to one side and the kitchen and family room on the other. The kitchen features updated cabinetry, tile flooring, solid-surface countertops, stainless steel appliances, a casual dining area with sliders to the patio and a center island complete with prep sink, making easy work of meal preparation. The kitchen opens to the breathtaking centerpiece of this beautiful home: the two-story family room, which features an exposed-beam vaulted ceiling with beadboard paneling and lighted ceiling fan, floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, hardwood floors and oversized French doors that also open to the patio, offering access to the park-like backyard. Main-level laundry and a convenient powder room finish out the first floor.
The second floor boasts three large bedrooms, including the updated master, which features a custom walk-in closet and attached bath with modern claw-foot soaker tub, glass-enclosed shower and beadboard wainscoting. There is also an additional full bath with double-sink vanity. The large partially-finished basement provides an additional 600 square feet of sunny living space. This fine home also features an attached two-car garage, two outbuildings and many additional custom conveniences, including a stand-by generator for peace of mind in severe weather, a water-softening system and a separate well for landscape maintenance.
Located in desirable Killingworth, which is convenient to both New Haven and Hartford and within two hours of New York and Boston, this home also enjoys Clinton beach rights for a nominal annual fee, giving you access to Connecticut’s beautiful shoreline.