"Box Hill" A Sensational Country Home Near Village
A fully renovated sensational country home located a short 5 minute drive to the quaint waterfront town of Essex. Crafted of stone, clapboard and slate, this 5 bedroom, 4.1 bath, 4, 251 square foot “cottage” is set on a stunning 5.68 acres overlooking the Connecticut River. No expense spared nor detail overlooked in the extensive $2, 000, 000+ renovation and expansion of this incredible property. Recent updates include a state-of the-art heating system, generator, heated flooring, Waterworks bathrooms, and new master bedroom wing. Chef’s kitchen with custom cabinetry, granite counter tops, marble back splash, Wolf induction cooktop, dual Wolf wall ovens, Subzero refrigerator, and dual Asko dishwashers. Professionally landscaped grounds. The town of Essex offers restaurants, shops, CT River Museum, marinas, and yacht clubs. The nearby towns of Chester, Old Saybrook, and Old Lyme offer more theatre, art galleries, restaurants, and museums. The home is also a 3 minute drive to Pettipaug Yacht Club (PYC) with access to the CT river for kayaking, swimming, and sailing. PYC offers sailing programs for all ages as well as a rowing club. Conveniently located mid-way between New York City and Boston with easy access via rail, road, or air. Owner relocating and offering property significantly below replacement cost. Great opportunity to own an immaculate move-in ready slice of heaven with water views, quick Essex, Chester and shoreline access at an incredible price!