The Sales Directory of Antique and Historic Properties
Back to search results

Orange, Connecticut

$459,000 / Early American Colonial
Toni Ross Coldwell Banker Realty
The P. Maxwell House is a 1820 New England Cape with slate roof, 3 fireplaces, original wide plank floors, beamed ceilings, wainscoting & original hardware throughout. The front foyer opens to the spacious Living Room with fireplace & built in bookcases framing a bay window with seat to enjoy a good book. Once the Keeping Room, the Dining Room has a 9 ft mantel fireplace with bread oven & original built in corner hutch and access to the farmyard. Today, meals are prepared in the Kitchen with room for the kitchen table, pantry, ample counter space and cabinets. The “back porch” entry off the kitchen has another pantry closet and leads to a screened porch that was once the greenhouse. The Master Bedroom, full bath & front room Den complete the main level. The spacious master bedroom with double closets and a separate cedar closet overlooks the home’s back yard. The full bath has custom cabinetry, walk in shower and separate jacuzzi tub. The den has a fireplace and is also the 4th bedroom. Two bedrooms and a full bath that is very quaint with claw foot tub are upstairs. Bordered by stone wall, a landmark 1938 water tower & a 2 car garage that was once a tobacco barn from Hartford.

Property Details

Style: Early American Colonial

House Form: Cape

Year: 1820

Setting: Suburban

Beds: 4

Baths: 2

Condition: Superb

Land Area: 1.17

Special Features