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Newest Essex Properties for Sale

3 Beds 3 Baths 24030626 MLS
Introducing 62 South Main Street in Essex, a delightful blend of historic allure and modern comfort. This Federal home features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and a spacious 3322 square feet of living space, all situated on an oversized lot in the Essex Village. The heart of the home is the updated Chef's kitchen, complete with 2 dishwashers, subzero refrigerator, & soapstone counters. Throughout the home, you'll find beautiful, refinished hardwood floors that exude warmth and character. Off the kitchen is the large open main living area with a wood burning fireplace. The formal dining room is steeped in natural light making it the perfect place for entertaining or if you prefer this could be an office or family room. A first-floor primary suite rounds out the main level with French doors opening to the back patio. Aloft you will fine 2 ample bedrooms, full bath, family room and a finished 3rd floor that had once been an office. The large yard offers room for outdoor activities and even has space for a pool. There is also a 2-car detached garage & a fence that ensures privacy, as well as a private outdoor area for relaxing or entertaining. Stay cool in the summer with central AC and take advantage of the full basement for all your storage needs. With its blend of comfort and charm, this home is the perfect place to enjoy the relaxed Essex lifestyle. Perched above South Main, there is very little through traffic and ample privacy. Shopping & dining are just a half mile walk away!!

62 South Main Street, Essex

4 Beds 4 Baths 24032882 MLS
If you've been looking for the perfect, quintessential home in a highly desirable location, this may be the house for you. No detail to this newer remodeled house has been overlooked. This quietly unassuming contemporary ranch boasts the highest level of standards and efficiency, without taking away from it's magnificent charm. With meticulous attention to detail, this estate is a true masterpiece. The heart of the home is the expansive gourmet kitchen, a culinary haven equipped with top-of-the-line appliances including a rare Zebra marble over-sized island, which is sure to be the centerpiece for any gathering. Custom cabinetry and pantry provides ample storage space. The formal dining room and living room provide an open floor space feel, complete with over sized gas fireplace. The first floor primary bedroom and ensuite bath feature radiant floor heat including a custom walk-in closet. Through the french doors you'll be greeted with a terrace overlooking the gardens....a sanctuary to enjoy your morning coffee. Also included on the main level is another bedroom with full bath. Just steps through the professionally manicured gardens, which includes an outdoor gas fireplace, you will come upon the remarkable guest "cottage". As with the main house, no detail has been overlooked throughout this 792SF retreat. This house is Steps to Main Street shops, marinas, restaurants, museums, and the CT River. Two hours to NYC & Boston. Professional photos coming soon.

22 West Avenue, Essex

4 Beds 3 Baths 24030807 MLS
This meticulously maintained home offers a blend of spacious living areas, elegant finishes, and an inviting atmosphere. The attention to detail can be found throughout the home with ornate crown moldings and gleaming wide planked hardwood floors fitted with walnut inlays. The living room features large windows, and a cozy fireplace that creates a warm focal point. The attention to detail carries into the dining area, where you will find classic wainscoting, and plenty of space for both casual meals and formal dinners. In the kitchen you will find granite countertops, rich wood cabinetry, and brand-new stainless-steel appliances. The center U-shaped island provides ample prep space and additional seating, while the sliding glass doors open to a private deck, perfect for enjoying the serenity of the private backyard. The wrap around porch, level yard and natural stone walls offer an ideal outdoor space. The primary suite, equipped with a large private bathroom and plenty of closet space can be found on the second level. Two additional bedrooms, an updated bathroom, and a laundry area round out the second floor. The finished lower level includes an open layout and a spacious fourth bedroom that could be utilized as office space. Additionally, a 3-car garage and a barn shed provide ample space for vehicles and additional storage. This home also boasts a Kohler backup generator. Only a few minutes from Essex Village and close to scenic waterfront views. You won't want to miss th

20 Harbor View North, Essex

2 Beds 3 Baths 24026152 MLS
Luxury is all about the details and this exquisite residence nestled in the heart of the Village combines timeless simplicity with extraordinary design. Rich in architectural detail and built to the highest standards, quality of craftsmanship is evident throughout. A well-appointed entrance makes a great first impression and leads to elegant, well-proportioned rooms...ideal for entertaining. The living room with custom built-ins and a charming banquette designed for casual dining offers the perfect balance of relaxed and refined. Curated to perfection is the Chef's kitchen featuring state-of-the-art appliances, extraordinary custom cabinetry and gorgeous marble countertops. At the top of the stairs you'll find the media room/study where everything is "just right' and an en-suite guest room offering all the comforts of home. With thoughtful planning, the primary suite with a spa-like bath features an impressive "midnight/coffee bar" designed to enjoy a late night drink without leaving your bedroom or to savor a cup of coffee before the day begins. The easy maintenance lawn and enclosed blue stone terrace are perfect for "al fresco dining". With no detail overlooked or expense spared this distinguished property is the perfect home. Schedule an appointment today and start enjoying all Essex Village has to offer including the historic Griswold Inn, The CT River Museum, unique shops, great restaurants, marinas, yacht clubs, galleries, Prive Swiss Spa and much more.

6 North Main Street, Essex

3 Beds 4 Baths 24019599 MLS
FABULOUS expanded cape featuring elevated views of a wooded river valley, and totally renovated from top to bottom. Let the red brick walkway bring you to the front door of a sun-drenched home. Located at the end of the cul de sac and the beginning of the Essex Land Trust walking trails, this home has been meticulously maintained and offers an oversized primary suite on the main floor. with oversize windows and high ceilings, is designed for privacy. Its oversized window filled bathroom has a corner whirlpool, twin basins and glass enclosed tiled shower. The Kitchen has a center cooking island, granite counters, farmers sink, and custom cabinets. A glass door accesses the wrap around, multilevel decks. The window- filled Great Room with multiple skylights make the room bright, and massive stone fireplace is a beautiful natural focal point for large gatherings which can spill out to the tiered back deck. It features a dramatic stone fireplace that soars to the top of the cathedral ceiling, also accesses the decks. Wood burning fireplace in the living room and beautiful formal dining room. Upper level with 2 additional bedrooms. Many improvements since the original 1968 construction: Great room addition in 1995, master suite and heated garage in 2012. New well in 2016. You are surrounded by nature- trees, shrubs, grass, flowers and plantings in a multi-leveled space. An abundance of nature and birds offers relaxation in this tranquil, private space.

17 Hudson Lane, Essex

3 Beds 3 Baths 24023001 MLS
Step into this meticulously maintained and spacious ranch home that promises to captivate you from the moment you enter. The gorgeous hardwood floors lead you into an expansive living room, filled with natural light and picturesque views of both the front and backyard. A cozy wood-burning fireplace and elegant built-ins add an inviting charm. This home is packed with exciting updates, ensuring a modern and comfortable living experience. The open flow design enhances the sense of space, making it ideal for entertaining. A large formal dining room fits everyone comfortably. The light-filled kitchen has been completely updated featuring new cabinets, quartz countertops, state-of-the-art Samsung appliances, including a refrigerator, gas stove, and dishwasher. Beautiful French doors off the kitchen open to the enclosed porch, ideal for summer dinners or reading a book. In the evening, retreat to the master bedroom, featuring a revamped en suite bathroom. The two additional bright and airy front bedrooms share a refreshed jack and jill bathroom, providing comfort for family or guests. The finished lower level opens up a world of possibilities, which can be used as a guest room, home office, or workout space. The family room, with its stone fireplace, leads directly to a stone patio that overlooks a large, level yard. New paint inside and out adds a contemporary and fresh feel. New septic system, water heater, washer and dryer, and flooring are just a few of the recent upgrades.

38 Laurel Road, Essex

4 Beds 6 Baths 24020665 MLS
Retreat to an enchanting home set on 1.51 acres atop a quiet, private cul-de-sac minutes from Essex village and the CT River. Combining timeless New England charm with expansive vistas and modern comforts, and offering the perfect sanctuary for those seeking tranquility and elegance. Fresh paint and recently refinished hardwood floors throughout. With 4,714 SF,(not including the 650 SF walk-out lower level one-bedroom apartment with a family room, fireplace, and kitchenette), this residence boasts 4 bedrooms, four full baths, plus two powder rooms. The first-floor primary suite offers direct access to a wrap-around deck. Newly remodeled ensuite bath in the well-appointed second-floor primary suite. The soaring two-story vaulted ceiling and stone fireplace in the family room perfectly complement the formal dining room, and living room with fireplace and wet bar. One of the favorite spots in this home is the screened porch set above the lush landscaped grounds. The spacious eat-in kitchen has a vaulted beadboard ceiling and opens to a serene bluestone terrace and garden oasis. Amenities include a three-bay garage, workshop, multiple office options, new furnace and air conditioning systems, a long private driveway, and glimpses of the CT River. If quiet, privacy, and elbow room are on your wish list, wish no longer. Located in the quaint town of Essex, rich in maritime history. Enjoy waterfront restaurants, shops, marinas, and nearby cultural venues. Live your Essex dreams here!

17 Lookout Hill, Essex

2 Beds 4 Baths 24011592 MLS
The Samuel Bushnell Barn c.1851, is hands-down one of the most iconic properties in Essex Village. Beloved for it's charm and bucolic setting in the heart of the village. Few residents or visitors can resist a smile when passing by this homage to a more pastoral time in Essex. Artfully reimagined as a residence in 1985, the kitchen was voted "Best Small Kitchen in America", the same year Essex was voted "Best Small Town in America". The family room retains original hemlock flooring, offers a woodburning fireplace, two-story windows and beams that soar to the third level. The primary suite is adjacent to the family room, and accessed through French doors. Hand-painted Americana artwork adorns the walls of the dining room, once the domain of cows. The upper level loft is both cozy and spacious. It affords a warm space to reflect and read a book, while a glance in any direction reveals beams, spacious windows, a vaulted ceiling and the grand family room below. A guest bedroom suite shares the upper level. A short walk to the end of the lane takes you to multiple marinas and restaurants. Turn left to follow North Main Street one block to Main Street shops, more restaurants, yacht clubs, the CT River Museum and the town park. Essex evokes the otherworldly waterfront character and charm of an off-shore island, without the long commute. Just two hours from NYC and Boston, but a world apart. Live your Essex dream here. Live inspired!

1 Bushnell Street, Essex

4 Beds 5 Baths 170623305 MLS
The perfect place to call home! Prominently set on three acres in a private natural setting, this charming Gambrel offers the ideal blend of traditional features with modern home design. Recently renovated, with no expense spared or detail overlooked, the timeless & versatile floor plan offers a variety of options from desirable one floor living to multi-generational living space. A warm & welcoming entrance leads to the formal living room with custom built-ins and the dining room…ideal for entertaining. The well-appointed Chef’s kitchen with casual dining area opens to a private, multi-level deck overlooking park-like grounds. The light-filled family room is centered around the fireplace and the first floor primary suite features a stunning bath with double sinks, soaking tub & separate shower; a powder room & laundry area complete the first level. Upstairs you will find a second en-suite bedroom and two well-appointed guest rooms with shared bath. Relaxing evenings spent in the lower level game room & summer days spent by the pool will create lasting memories with friends & family for years to come. A separate two bay garage with loft area is available for all of your storage needs. Offering privacy without seclusion, the property is bordered by mature plantings & natural stone walls. Perfect as a full time residence or the ideal weekend retreat enjoy all Essex has to offer including unique shops, restaurants, marinas, yacht clubs, the historic Griswold Inn & so much more.

91 Book Hill Road, Essex

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