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85 Cherry Hill RoadBranford, CT 06405MLS Number 170181926

  • Price: $690,000The price has recently decreased
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  • 9Bedrooms
  • 8Bathroom
  • 5,028Square Feet
  • 3.07Acreage

Graciously appointed Antique Colonial built in 1870 was once part of the Hammer Homestead. This home borders 23 acres of Land Trust consisting of beautiful meadows and woodlands. When you enter the home, you quickly get a sense of its majesty with its chestnut paneling, carved molding, post and beam construction ad gorgeous hardwood floors throughout, It was once the home of Lucy T. Hammer, the first Female Senator from Ct., serving 12 yrs. in the State Senate and 6 years in the House. Her husband, Thorvald Hammer, former President of Malleable Iron Fittings (MIF), now the site of the Stony Creek Brewery. The Hammer Woodlands preserve is much cherished for its three ponds wildflowers and privacy. This home has 17 rooms; 9 Bedrooms, 7.1 Baths and a total of 5,028 livable sq. footage. The square footage includes a separate rear apartment renovated in 2012 that was modeled after a Garconniere as seen in New Orleans and equipped with a LR/Kitchen/BR and Bath. This apt. can be rented, used as a guest house or in-law space. The main house was once used for a Bed and Breakfast. It is also ideal for multi-generational living. Flexibility is the key and there are many options available. Lastly there are three garages and plenty of additional space to park. Come see this very unique property. Close to shopping, restaurants and I-95. Great for commuters.

Listed by CT Town & Sh Partners Team and Paula Baraket of Page Taft - Christie's IRE

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170181926
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$690,000
  • Square Feet5,028
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • ColistofficenamePage Taft - Christie's IRE
  • Lease purchaseNo

Property

  • Acreage3.07
  • Building ConstructionFrame
  • Lot DescriptionLevel Lot, Lightly Wooded, Treed
  • Driveway TypePrivate, Paved
  • Garages3
  • Parking spaces per 1000sqft
  • Parking spaces uncovered
  • Parking Spaces
  • Parking spaces covered
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolNo

Utilities

  • Waters ourcePublic Water Connected
  • Cooling SystemCeiling Fans, Window Unit
  • Hot water descriptionNatural Gas
  • Heating FuelNatural Gas
  • Fuel tank locationNon Applicable
  • Heat SystemHot Water, Radiant, Zoned
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemPublic Sewer In Street, Septic

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$418,400
  • Milrate base28
  • Milrate total28.64
  • Taxes$11,983
  • Tax YearJuly 2018-June 2019

Building

  • Full Bath7
  • Half Bath1
  • BasementFull With Walk-Out, Unfinished, Garage Access, Storage
  • Attic descriptionAccess Via Hatch
  • AtticYes
  • Bedrooms9
  • Bathroom8
  • Year Built1870
  • Property StyleColonial, Antique
  • Energy FeaturesThermopane Windows
  • Fireplaces2
  • FoundationStone
  • Garage Parking InfoAttached Garage, Under House Garage
  • New construction typeNo
  • Inlaw apartmentyPossible

Amenities

  • AmenitiesHealth Club, Library, Shopping/Mall

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolMary T. Murphy
  • High SchoolBranford

Rooms

  • Laundry room infoMain Level

Location

  • StateCT
  • Zip06405
  • CountyNew Haven
  • Junior HighPer Board of Ed
  • Middle Junior High SchoolFrancis Walsh
  • Short SaleNo

Interior

  • Rooms17
  • Interior featuresAuto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Pre-wired, Security System
  • RoofAsphalt Shingle
  • Room count15
  • Radon mitigation airNo
  • Radon mitigation waterNo

Exterior

  • ColorWhite
  • Exterior featuresPatio
  • Exterior sidingVinyl Siding

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionNot Applicable

Other

  • Appliances IncludedOven/Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • View Count5

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