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149 Main Street

Farmington, CT 06032
  • $1,169,000
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 208 Days
  • MLS #: 170382157
Under Contract
UPDATED: 55 min ago
$1,169,000
  • 7
    BEDS
  • 1.17
    ACRES
  • 5
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 6,650
    SQFT
  • $176
    $/SQFT
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1735
County:
Area:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
High School:

Description

Richly steeped in history this historic 1700s Georgian Colonial is not only known as "The Begun House" & "Hooker Cowles House but is a prominent landmark also known as a true Transition House. While Captain Solomon Cowles lived in this house, it was enlarged & converted to an Inn (Tavern in basement still existing) by Judah Woodruff and still maintaining the Original lock and key dated back to 1775 still in pristine working condition & exposed chestnut beams with fully finished and extensive 3rd flr loft residence ideal for an au pair or high-end air B&B. Though this home honors its inspired custom millwork, master craftsmanship & integrity of its History its has been completely updated and modernized to todays must haves including a stunning 2nd flr laundry, 7 fireplaces, 7 bedrooms, 5.1 baths and sprawling over 6,605+sqft not including the 800+3rd flr heated living space & walkout lower level. Along with the rich diversity of Farmingtons leading role in the long road to freedom with the Amistad, underground railroad and freedom trail you are nestled in an ideal location of a world renowned private schools including Ms. Porters, Farmington Country club, Polo Grounds, boutique shopping, Hill-stead museum, Stanley-Whitman House & fine dining.

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149 Main Street Farmington, CT 06032

  • Price: $1,169,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 208 Days
  • Updated: 55 min ago
  • MLS #: 170382157
7
Beds
5
Baths
1
½ Baths
1.17
Acres
6,650
SQFT
$176
$/SQFT
1735
Built
County:
Hartford
Area:
Farmington
Elementary School:
Noah Wallace
Middle School:
Robbins
High School:
Farmington
Property Description
Richly steeped in history this historic 1700s Georgian Colonial is not only known as "The Begun House" & "Hooker Cowles House but is a prominent landmark also known as a true Transition House. While Captain Solomon Cowles lived in this house, it was enlarged & converted to an Inn (Tavern in basement still existing) by Judah Woodruff and still maintaining the Original lock and key dated back to 1775 still in pristine working condition & exposed chestnut beams with fully finished and extensive 3rd flr loft residence ideal for an au pair or high-end air B&B. Though this home honors its inspired custom millwork, master craftsmanship & integrity of its History its has been completely updated and modernized to todays must haves including a stunning 2nd flr laundry, 7 fireplaces, 7 bedrooms, 5.1 baths and sprawling over 6,605+sqft not including the 800+3rd flr heated living space & walkout lower level. Along with the rich diversity of Farmingtons leading role in the long road to freedom with the Amistad, underground railroad and freedom trail you are nestled in an ideal location of a world renowned private schools including Ms. Porters, Farmington Country club, Polo Grounds, boutique shopping, Hill-stead museum, Stanley-Whitman House & fine dining.
Exterior Features

Color White Construction Description Frame Driveway Type PrivateAsphalt Exterior Features French DoorsGarden AreaGuttersLightingPorchPorch-EnclosedSidewalkTennis Court Exterior Siding Wood Foundation Type Concrete Lot Description Historic DistrictLevel LotLightly WoodedTreedFence - FullProfessionally Landscaped Roof Information Asphalt Shingle Style ColonialOther Waterfront Description Not Applicable

Interior Features

Appliances Included Gas RangeWall OvenMicrowaveSubzeroDishwasherDisposal Attic Description Floored Attic Yn Yes Basement Description Full With Walk-OutPartially FinishedConcrete FloorInterior AccessLiveable SpaceStorage Cooling System Wall Unit Fireplaces Total 7 Heat Type Hot AirZoned Hot Water Description Natural Gas Interior Features Auto Garage Door OpenerCable - AvailableOpen Floor Plan Laundry Room Location 2nd Flr Laundry Room Rooms Additional BreezewayFoyerLaundry RoomSitting Room

Property Features

Association Amenities None Bank Owned Property Yn No Direct Waterfront Yn No Energy Features Storm DoorsStorm Windows Exclusions Please See Attached inclusion Exclusion Fuel Tank Location Non Applicable Garage Parking Info Detached GaragePavedOff Street Parking Heat Fuel Type Natural Gas Hoa Yn No Home Warranty Offered Yn No In Law Apartment Possible Intermediate School West Woods Laundry Room Info Upper Level Nearby Amenities LibraryParkPlayground/Tot LotPrivate School(S)Public TransportationShopping/MallTennis Courts New Construction Type No/Resale Pool Description In Ground PoolVinyl Possession Availability Negotiable Potential Short Sale Yn No Property Tax 14861 Radon Mitigation Air Ynu Unknown Radon Mitigation Water Ynu Unknown Sewage System Public Sewer Connected Sign Yn Yes Swimming Pool Yn Yes Water Source Public Water Connected Zoning R20

Listing information © 2021 Smart MLS
Listing provided courtesy of Lisa Fagan of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l.


The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the SMARTMLS Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms, and is provided by SMARTMLS through a licensing agreement. Listing information is from various brokers who participate in the SMARTMLS IDX program and not all listings may be visible on the site. The property information being provided on or through the website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and such information may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale on the website may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold or are no longer being offered for sale. Property information displayed is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. Copyright 2021 SmartMLS, Inc. Data last updated: 2021-12-05T18:09:39.217.
 
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