258 Poverty Hollow Rd, Redding, CT 06896
3 Beds   |   3 Baths   |   2,650 Sqft

30 Days on Market

"spring hill"- delightful, whimsical, and enchanting 1929 arts & crafts style english cottage situated privately on 4.8 bucolic acres with gated entry to adjoining 4 acres of redding land trust meadows. this storied home was built by celebrated artist lizabeth clifton hunter (note her watercolor at the foot of the stairs). sublime attention to detail abounds inside and out of this truly one-of-a-kind country estate. the exquisitely landscaped grounds feature peaceful outdoor enclaves including stone patios, balconies, the stunning pool grotto with dramatic stone face backdrop, and "palais poulet”: the playful hillside chicken coop compound. it's impossible to know where to feast your eyes in the exceptional main home showcasing hand hewn exposed beams, vaulted ceilings, built-ins, 3 fireplaces, and true artistry throughout the 2-story sunken living room, both formal dining and casual breakfast rooms, wet bar, dazzling gallery, and 3 welcoming bedroom suites. the compound also offers the detached 3-car garage with potting shed and regal clock tower. of note: wood roof; leaded glass windows; radiant heated kitchen and breakfast room floors; heated outdoor steps to the driveway; copper leaders/gutters; generator; electric deer fence and cattle guard; plus top location on scenic road across from protected aspetuck river land yet just 65 miles to midtown.

10 Rooms | 4.80 Acres | 3 Garage(s) | Built in 1929

Additional Details
Cottage  | 3 Fireplaces | Pool

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Hot Air  | Central Air  | Private Well  | Oil Hot Water

$452,200 Assessment | 32.84 Mill Rate | $14,850 Taxes

Redding Elementary | John Read Middle | Joel Barlow High

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Listing Agent
William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l | Laura J Freed Ancona | (203) 733-7053

This real estate listing for sale at 258 Poverty Hollow Rd has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and was built in 1929. It is located in the Redding, CT area with the 06896 zip code. For more info about the property at 258 Poverty Hollow Rd, Redding, CT 06896 or if you would like to schedule a showing, please contact the listing agent above.

Data sourced from CT_SMARTMLS and was updated December 01, 2020.