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285 Twin Lakes RoadSalisbury, CT 06068MLS Number L10205790

  • Price: $1,600,000The price has recently decreased
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Federal 30-year interest rate: 3.93% last updated on 2017-08-03

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  • 4Bedrooms
  • 3Bathroom
  • 3,918Square Feet
  • 1.38Acreage

Twin Lakes treasure with 2 Guest Cottages- Sited on a hill overlooking spectacular Twin Lakes this 1.38 acre property includes a grand stone and clapboard Arts and Crafts house, heated pool surrounded by gardens, and two renovated guest houses. Enter the main house to a generous foyer, powder room, renovated chef's kitchen with high end stainless steel appliances, formal dining room with fireplace and craftsman-style living room with fireplace and French doors leading to a dramatic ivy covered wrap around stone porch that evokes the European countryside. Upstairs, there is a sunny great room with built-in bench seating, stone fireplace and a wall of windows with lake views. The existing 2 bedrooms, 2 bath suites are easily converted to 4 bedrooms. The third floor is an airy loft encompassing the entire level, leading to a tile deck with panoramic lake views. Great potential for either a large master suite or two additional guest rooms with bath. The two charming guest cottages each has it's own kitchen, bath and terrace; Ideal for visitors or for rental income. The property includes stone walls, fruit trees, lovely perennial gardens, and right of way access to the lake. Conveniently situated a quick walk from Twin Lakes Beach Club and O'Hara's Landing and restaurant, and a quick drive into town. This home is a peaceful place to relax and enjoy the countryside, and a great place to entertain on an intimate or a grand scale. A magical property unique in every detail.

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Best & Cavallaro
5 Academy Street
Salisbury CT, 06068

Office: 860-435-2888

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Basic Information

  • MLS NumberL10205790
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$1,600,000
  • Square Feet3,918
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • Lease purchaseNo


  • Rooms8
  • Rooms additionalWorkshop
  • Interior featuresCable - Pre-wired
  • Room count13
  • Radon mitigation airNo
  • Radon mitigation waterNo


  • Exterior features
    • Awnings
    • Balcony
    • French Doors
    • Fruit Trees
    • Garden Area
    • Guest House
    • Porch-Wrap Around
    • Stone Wall
  • Exterior sidingClapboard, Stone, Wood

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$873,600
  • Milrate total10.7
  • Taxes$9,348


  • StateCT
  • Zip06068
  • CountyLitchfield


  • Acreage1.38
  • Lot DescriptionWater View, Sloping Lot, Fence - Partial, Professionally Landscaped
  • Driveway TypeAsphalt
  • Garages2
  • LotimprovementsFence - Partial, Professionally Landscaped
  • Parking Spaces
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolYes
  • Pool descriptionIn Ground Pool, Heated


  • Waters ourcePrivate Well
  • Cooling SystemCeiling Fans
  • Hot water descriptionElectric
  • Heating FuelOil, Propane
  • Fuel tank locationIn Basement
  • Heat SystemHot Air
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Electric Amperage200
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemSeptic

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolSalisbury
  • High SchoolRegional District 1


  • Laundry room locationUpper Level


  • Full Bath2
  • Half Bath1
  • BasementFull, Full With Walk-Out, Partially Finished, Concrete Floor, Walk-out, Storage
  • AtticNo
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathroom3
  • Year Built1900
  • Property StyleOther
  • Energy FeaturesGenerator, Storm Doors, Storm Windows
  • Fireplaces2
  • Garage Parking InfoDetached Garage
  • Inlaw apartmentyYes

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionAccess


  • Appliances Included
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • Gas Range
    • Microwave
    • Oven/Range
    • Range Hood
    • Refrigerator
    • Subzero
    • Washer
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • View Count142


Room LevelRoom TypeRoom WidthRoom LengthRoom Features
MainDining Room14.117.5Beams,Fireplace,Hardwood Floor
MainHalf Bath
MainKitchen14.918Breakfast Bar,Double-sink,Pantry,Remodeled,Skylight,Tile Floor
MainLiving Room15.722.4Beams,Fireplace,French Doors,Hardwood Floor
OtherOther25.929.9Balcony/Deck,Book Shelves,Ceiling Fan,French Doors,Hardwood Floor,Studio
OtherStudio Apt15.527Country,Fireplace,French Doors,Hardwood Floor
OtherStudio Apt19.519.7Country,French Doors,Full Bath,Hardwood Floor
UpperBedroom12.622.3Book Shelves,Hardwood Floor
UpperBedroom12.816.3Hardwood Floor
UpperBedroom12.823Hardwood Floor
UpperFull BathFull Bath,Tile Floor
UpperFull BathFull Bath,Tile Floor,Whirlpool Tub
UpperGreat Room17.727.1
Listed by Leslie Bell of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l Realty

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