4 Mohegan Road
This lovely Colonial home was built in 1920
This home is situated on the historic former farm of Benedict Arnold and there is a great deal of history in this town, including the Leffingwell House Museum, which was a tavern and patronized by General George Washington as he marched his armies toward New York State. It started as a 2 room home in 1675 and evolved into a pre-Revolutionary Tavern in 1701. Your family can walk from your home to the Museum within minutes. The William Backus Hospital at Hartford Health is across the street from the Museum and a top rated Trauma Center. Their Cancer Institute is part of the thriving innovation that this hospital is well known for.
Two blocks from your home is Norwich Free Academy High School that sits on 38 acres and has the feel of a college campus than high school. There is a Planetarium & Observatory on the campus. Please visit www.nfaschool.org to read about the school’s 167 year history.
This Colonial has been well kept and completely renovated and sits at the entrance to Mohegan Park, a 380 acre natural park with a formal Rose Garden [where many couples can be married free of charge], biking & running trails, pavilions, a beach, playscapes, and fishing areas. This park is the largest land preserve the city. Your new home has a new roof, new oil furnace, and new hot water heater, and new floors throughout the home.
The 1st floor has 1,560 square feet of living space which hosts a beautiful black marble fireplace with 4 vents that forces hot air into the large living room. Behind the fireplace is a sunroom that can serve as a children’s reading/art or play room. This sunroom has 9 windows with shutters. Large arches all through the 1st floor gives the home an open concept living style.
There is an extremely large family room heated with a supplemental gas stove. This wonderful room has a vaulted 13 ft ceiling, hosting 4 skylights to allow natural light to flood the room that can also serve as an in-law suite with an attached bathroom with walk-in tiled shower with built-in bench. There is a rain shower head and 3 water jets. The high skylight floods the bathroom with natural light. This bathroom has a sandblasted artistic mermaid on safety glass over the shower entrance. This bathroom also has a small supplemental gas stove to use if desired. The plumbing in this bathroom, the kitchen and upstairs bathroom are all Kohler plumbing. These sophisticated features ensures quality throughout the home.
The elegant kitchen boasts 100 square ft of high end granite. There are more cabinets & drawers than needed and decorative glass knobs and pulls reflects well with state-of-the-art decorative glass backsplashes. The kitchen has a stainless steel 5 burner convection oven with hood vent There is also a small supplement gas stove to use for heat if desired. There are 2 pantries in this kitchen and a tongue in groove ceiling captures compliments from all visitors.
The 2nd floor has 1,077 square ft of living space with 3 bedrooms and a newly renovated bathroom. There is a wonderfully large vaulted skylight in the bathroom which opens fully and the natural light makes this room appear larger. This skylight was boxed through the attic so it is very high. The bathroom floor is heated to keep your feet warm on a winter day. This bathroom has in-wall electric fan forced heat. The original cast iron tub is deep and spacious. There is a spacious and deep linen closet. All the doors in this lovely home has the original glass knobs.
The walkup attic has 1,077 square ft with an enormous dormer making this space perfect as an art studio or put your mind to work deciding what to use this space for.
The basement also hosts 1,077 and it catches your surprise to see an original stone fireplace that has a wood stove insert that helps to heat the 1st floor. This space is perfect for the man or woman to work with tools and has work benches built in.
This home is 70 feet long. It comes with a 13 month warranty from top to bottom! This will give the homebuyer a great sense of peace knowing their new home is fully covered. Whether you are hiking the trails of Mohegan Park or sitting out by your Japanese Koi pond, you will feel pride in this place to retire or raise your children. There is off-street parking for 7 vehicles. There is a backyard fenced area for the safety of your pets or children. A workshop in the back has a dedicated meter with 100 amp service.
Call 860-514-2642 to tour this lovely home.
Features and Amenities
- Amazing Home
- Cathedral/Vaulted/High Ceiling
- Close to Bus
- Close to Park
- Close to School
- Close to Shops
- Community Tennis Courts
- Fenced Yard
- Formal Dining Room
- Granite Countertops
- Hardwood Floors
- Laundry Room
- Sky Light