Historic Homes in CT

'68 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413

68 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413
4 Beds   |   3 Baths   |   4,309 Sqft

677 Days on Market

Prime location on main street! convenient to town beach/marinas & downtown amenities including the farmer's market. you'll enjoy the quietness inside this beautiful home with an open floor plan and diagonal span of 60 feet on the first floor. this feature never fails to impress! the new windows provide great light and insulation. known as the milestone house because ben franklin, as the general postmaster, marked the house 25 miles from new haven, ct. built in 1730, the milestone house represents true new england history. the property was exceptionally renovated in 2015 with all wood restored to maintain its rich history. custom american chestnut cabinets and moldings enrich the extraordinary craftsmanship. upgrades are all energy efficient too. a bonus is the large barn-style garage with heated studio for artist/office/exercise/movie theater/workshop/antique car enthusiast/boat building. the extremely well preserved and charming home is an example of early colonial architecture which has its original post and beam construction, including pumpkin pine floor boards on the second floor. the massive main chimney consists of 4 fireplaces in total. main fireplace includes a beehive oven, celebrates authentic colonial living. there is an outdoor fireplace on the large back patio. the property enjoys views of the indian river, an inlet of long island sound, with elliot preserve abutting the property to the river. also listed mls#170039560 without .51 acre river-view back lot.

9 Rooms | 1.10 Acres | 3 Garage(s) | Built in 1730

Additional Details
Colonial  | Antique  | 5 Fireplaces

Historic Distric  | Level Lot

Hot Air  | Central Air  | Public Water  | Natural Gas Hot Water

$230,500 Assessment | 31.25 Mill Rate | $7,203 Taxes

Per Board of Ed Elementary | Jared Eliot Middle | Per Board of Ed Intermediate | Morgan High

Listing Agent
Berkshire Hathaway Ne Prop. | Sheila Tinn Murphy | (203) 915-7530