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272 Berkshire Road, Newtown, CT 06482


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  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Full Bath
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 2,404 Sq. Ft.
  • Updated 6 days ago
272 Berkshire Road, Newtown, CT 06482 View this property at 272 Berkshire Road, Newtown, CT 06482
272 Berkshire Road Newtown CT 06482

Property Description

Spacious antique, colonial home with lots of history and character! This 1739 home served as the original farmhouse of "Bradleyville" owned by Captain Bradley. Up the lane is a small graveyard with Bradley and Palmer tombstones. The home boasts historical details, including tomahawk and coffin doors with original, beautifully refinished, wide-plank, chestnut floors throughout. The large living room features a fireplace with cast iron wood stove insert, original 12 over 12 glass windowpanes, and wooden beams. The foyer also leads to a well-portioned dining room complete with crystal chandelier. The light and airy kitchen has plenty of space for eating in and building out with extra storage in the butler's pantry. Notice the detail of
the painted rug! Upstairs are 3 bedrooms and a full bath with french doors leading to the long and wide porch. One large attic is accessed from upstairs foyer and the second from the upstairs porch. The downstairs porch is great for entertaining or relaxing as you enjoy your private 2 acres bordered by a brook. A small antique building across the yard is perfect for garden tools and wood storage. If you love the antique farmhouse style, this home is waiting for the next owner to make it their own! Roof is approximately 10 years old and was assessed for viability for solar panels; house recently wired with a thermostat in each room and ready to go. Newer water heater. Also for sale 170013097

Full Property Details for 272 Berkshire Road

  • Rent: $2,100
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 170023705
  • Updated: 10/17/2017
  • Added: 11 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 272 Berkshire Road, Newtown, CT
  • Listed at $2,100 on 10/12/17


  • Number of Rooms: 6
  • Appliances: Gas Range, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer



  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Half Bathrooms: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 3


  • Exterior Features: Balcony, Porch, Shed
  • Color: yellow


  • Parking: Unpaved, Off Street Parking
  • Garage Description: Unpaved, Off Street Parking


  • County: Fairfield
  • Neighborhood: Sandy Hook
  • Driving Directions: 34/ Berkshire to Bradley. House is on the corner of Bradley & Berkshire (34). Access driveway from Bradley.

School Information

  • Elementary School: Sandy Hook
  • Middle School: Newtown
  • Intermediate School: Reed
  • High School: Newtown

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: None
  • Heating Type: Baseboard, Radiator, Electric, Oil
  • Heating Fuel: Electric, Oil
  • Water Heater: Oil


  • Sewer: Septic
  • Water: Private Well

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Colonial, Antique
  • Exterior Const.: Wood
  • Basement Desc.: Full
  • Attic: Yes
  • Square Feet: 2,404
  • Year Built: 1739

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 2
  • Driveway/Sidewalk: Circular, Gravel
  • Zoning: R-2
  • Lot Description: Corner Lot, Lightly Wooded

Water Features

  • Water Front Desc.: Brook

Financial Considerations

  • Security Deposit: Equivalent to one months rent
  • Tenant Pays: Cable TV, Electricity, Grounds Maintenance, Heat, Hot Water, Liability Insurance, Snow Removal

Disclosures and Reports

  • Property ID: 212456

Listed by William Raveis Real Estate, Connie The Home Team and William Raveis Real Estate, Melissa Gordon

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272 Berkshire Road, Newtown, CT 06482 (MLS# 170023705) is a Single Family property with 3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom and 1 partial bathroom. 272 Berkshire Road is currently listed for rent at $2,100 and was received on October 12, 2017. Want to learn more about 272 Berkshire Road? Do you have questions about finding other real estate for sale or rent in Newtown? You can browse all Newtown rentals or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.

Listed by William Raveis Real Estate, Connie The Home Team and William Raveis Real Estate, Melissa Gordon

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