51 Ferry Bridge Road

Washington, CT
$ 4,995,000 Beds 8 Baths 5.5 Sq 6,945 Virtual Tour
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"Rock Gate" is one of Washington, Connecticut's, premier estates located on 3 private landscaped acres near the much sought after residential area around the Washington Green. This rare gem, a 2013 Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation award winning home, is a perfect blend of Gilded Age craftsmanship and romance, coupled with all modern amenities. The 9,000 square foot residence, designed in 1885 by noted architect Ehrick Rossiter, as a "summer cottage" for his wealthy Brooklyn clients, offers 8 bedrooms, 5 1/2 bathrooms, 2 laundry rooms, 8 fireplaces and a heated gunite pool with a woodland backdrop. The spacious ground floor perfect for both easy living and elegant entertaining, includes a bright and sunny modern kitchen that opens to a spacious breakfast room/conservatory, a separate dining room, a wood-paneled music room, cosy study, library, living room, a "Titanic style" grand staircase and a sweeping back porch. Rock Gate, is within convent walking distance to the Mayflower Inn and Spa, the Gunnery School, the Post Office and even "downtown" Washington; while at the same time the home's unique location is on one of Washington's most private and prestigious roads that leads directly into Steep Rock Land Trust and its 44 miles of woodland walking trails. The property also includes a three-car detached garage that offers second-floor space for a guest apartment or studio.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 4,995,000
  • Lot Size
  • 3.13 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 8
  • Sqr Footage
  • 6,945
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 5
  • Year Built
  • 1895
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Washington
  • Taxes
  • 22051
  • County
  • LITCHFIELD
  • Style
  • Colonial,Victorian
  • Area
  • MLS#
  • 170302306
  • Zip
  • 06793
Listing Provided by: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l

Features

General

Elementary School Washington
High School Shepaug
Neighborhood Washington Depot
New Construction Type No/Resale
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Active
Style Colonial, Victorian
Tax Year July 2020-June 2021
Virtual Tour https://players.brightcove.net/5781043304001/default_default/index.html?videoId=6164551532001
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Year Built 1895
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning R-1

Interior Features

Appliances Included Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher
Basement Description Full With Walk-Out, Partially Finished
Beds Total 8
Cooling System Central Air
Fireplaces Total 8
Fuel Tank Location In Basement
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Heat Fuel Type Oil
Heat Type Zoned
Hot Water Description Oil
Interior Features Cable - Available
Laundry Room Info Main Level, Upper Level
Room Count 11
Rooms Additional Exercise Room, Foyer, Mud Room, Sitting Room
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 6945
Sq Ft Total 6945
Total Baths 6.00
Total Rooms 15

Exterior Features

Acres 3.1300
Driveway Type Circular, Gravel
Foundation Masonry, Stone
Garage Parking Info Detached Garage
Garages Number 3
Lot Description Lightly Wooded
Pool Description Gunite
Roof Information Other
Sewage System Septic
Siding Shingle
Swimming Pool Yn Yes
Water Source Public Water Connected
Waterfront Description Not Applicable

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Affordability Calculator

$3,068

Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Wolcott, CT office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Schools

Elementary School Washington Elementary School
Middle School Unknown Middle School
High School Shepaug High School

Price History

6/15/2020 Listed $5,695,000
12/15/2020 13% - $4,995,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 06793

Price
AVG $3.53M
$5M
Taxes
AVG $22,645
$22,051
Visits
AVG 109
57
Year Built
AVG 1965
1895

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51 Ferry Bridge Road Washington, CT is a Single Family Home for sale at $4995000 with 6945 sqft and a lot size of 3.13 Acres Acre(s). 51 Ferry Bridge Road Washington has 8 bedrooms, 5 baths and was built in 1895. The property's zip code is 06793 which is in Washington, CT

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