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70 Limekiln
Redding, CT 06896
FOR
SALE
$949,000
For Sale
4
Beds
3
Baths
2.05
Acres
1730
Yr. Built
MLS# 24028721
Cumulative Days on Market: 24 (since June 27th, 2024) Data provided by the MLS.

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Once in a lifetime opportunity to own the enchanting estate of the iconic and beloved Mary Travers, part of the legendary trio, Peter, Paul and Mary, famous for such songs as the 1963 hit Puff the Magic Dragon and Leaving on a Jet Plane. Mary found peace, tranquility and inspiration in this historic 1730 farmhouse, where she lived from 1966 until her death in 2009. This artistic antique will delight with authentic wide board floors, exposed beams, and 2 original fireplaces, plus magnificent post and beam great room addition with soaring vaulted ceilings, massive stone fireplace, built-in book shelves, and French doors to the secret gardens. There is beauty to behold in all directions with abundant perennial flowers and mature trees; steps up to the in-ground pool and pool shed; delightful summer house with stone fireplace; stone walls, walkways, and more. Total 2,323 sf in the main home with 1st floor primary suite featuring fireplace, full bath, WIC, and French doors opening to a secluded wisteria covered porch with magical views of the recirculating waterfall and pond; plus second floor with 3 additional inviting bedrooms and shared hall bath. The main level also features the bright kitchen with beamed / vaulted ceiling, AGA stove, and whimsical soapstone sink, plus light filled breakfast area, built-ins and adjoining butler's pantry / laundry. This rambling estate also boasts a 1,058 sf, two story, 1 BR guest cottage with kitchen, sitting room and full bath, currently rented. Estate being sold as-is.

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Property Highlights

Status
For Sale
Price
$ 949,000
Property Type
Single Family For Sale
House Style
Antique, Farm House
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3.00
Sqft Total
2,323
Pool
Vinyl, In Ground Pool
Acres
2.05
Year Built
1730

Location

Waterfront
Not Applicable

Heating, Cooling & Utilities

Heat
Hot Air
Cooling
Window Unit

Features

Appliances
Gas Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
Fireplaces
3

Building Details

Exterior
Shed, Gutters, Garden Area, Lighting, Guest House, Stone Wall, French Doors, Patio

Community

Elementary
Redding
Junior High
John Read
Senior High
Joel Barlow

Taxes & Terms

Property Tax
$17,042
Listed by William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l.
Listing Data last updated 07/19/2024 03:10 PM
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