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Newest Essex Properties for Sale

4 Beds 4 Baths 24006949 MLS
This immaculate, delightful, c.1804 Essex Sea Captain's House has been lavished with attention in the form of thoughtful, well-executed additions and updates. One recent addition is a spectacular English Conservatory with radiant-heated tile flooring, overlooking manicured grounds featuring multiple gardens, a brick garden house, and heated pool with separate spa. Above the two-bay garage you will find a spacious office complete with water views. The interior of this home subtly dazzles with details at every turn. Gleaming wide-board floors lead the way to tasteful rooms graced by fireplaces, custom built-ins, fine millwork and a sense the art of living well, lives here! Upstairs, the primary suite is as impressive as it is practical. A barreled ceiling and fireplace set the stage for luxe ambiance enhanced by French doors opening to the mahogany-paneled primary bath and closet/dressing room. A second upstairs bedroom suite adjoins an office/nursery/fitness room with it's own staircase. A bedroom with ensuite bath may be found on the first floor. A 500 bottle wine cellar, walk-out office/media room/ fitness room/studio, storage area, and top-of-the-line mechanical systems, occupy the lower level. Whole house generator and irrigation system. Set on a small, quiet lane, ending at North Cove. Just steps away from Essex village marinas, yacht clubs, shops, restaurants and the CT River. Essex is located mid-way between NYC and Boston. Make this quintessential Essex home yours!

7 Little Point 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

3 Beds 2 Baths 170616304 MLS
Welcome to the epitome of classic New England charm! Nestled in a serene cul-de-sac, this Salt Box Colonial with a new roof on house and garage is a testament to timeless elegance and modern convenience with lush gardens that surround the property. Step into the heart of the home, where vaulted ceilings adorned with wood beams define the great room. The recently renovated kitchen is a chef's delight, featuring granite countertops, a cozy breakfast nook, and a convenient bar for casual dining. The formal living room, complete with a gas-fired hearth, provides a cozy retreat for relaxation. The first floor boasts a light and bright primary suite with a newer full bath, ensuring convenience and privacy. Ascend to the second floor, where two guest rooms share a full bath, creating a comfortable and welcoming space for family or visitors. The thoughtfully designed layout ensures both style and functionality throughout. Step outside to discover a charming garden patio. A sprinkler system keeps the landscape vibrant, while a 2-car detached garage with brand new roof Feb. 2024 offers practicality and additional storage space. Green thumbs will appreciate the dedicated potting area, allowing for gardening enthusiasts to cultivate their passion right at home. With an easy commute to both Boston and NYC, this residence offers the ideal blend of suburban tranquility and urban accessibility. Enjoy the proximity to the river and village, embracing the true essence of Essex living.

32 Kings Lane, Essex

4 Beds 3 Baths 170616950 MLS
A home for all seasons! Prominently set on just over an acre in a private natural setting, this custom built four bedroom Colonial is designed for the way we live today. A circular drive and welcoming entrance makes a great first impression and leads to spacious well-proportioned rooms, ideal for entertaining. The updated Chef’s kitchen features rich cherry cabinets, granite counters, a Sub-Zero refrigerator and stainless steel appliances. A casual dining area opens to a cozy family room a with fireplace and a private deck overlooking park-like grounds. The formal dining room and living room are ideal for those special occasions and the spacious great room, centered around the fireplace, features a cathedral ceiling and spiral staircase offering direct access to the primary suite. Three additional guest rooms and a shared bath complete the upstairs. The lower level features a bonus room with a wood stove, mechanicals, the laundry area, a workshop and a three car garage. A private deck and in-ground pool are perfect for seasonal gatherings…the yard is bordered by a babbling brook and small footbridge adding to the overall charm of this unique property. Close to Canfield Woods Nature Preserve and the Village, enjoy all Essex has to offer including great restaurants, unique shops, a fabulous spa, marinas, yacht clubs & so much more. Just two hours to NYC, Boston & Newport and close to Tweed New Haven, Hartford Bradley and TF Green Airports.

22 Book Hill Road, Essex

4 Beds 5 Baths 170610549 MLS
The quality and attention to detail of this exquisite custom built home is unmatched! You are first greeted by a two-story foyer with a stunning curved staircase, follow the curved walls into a first floor bedroom suite with a full bath and walk-in closet. A two-story entertainment area in full view of a true chef’s kitchen with a 6 burner Viking cooktop, and seating for the whole family at the massive granite island, and oversized pantry. The second floor master suite is spa-like with a 15 foot long shower with window wall for views of the surrounding wildlife, and a soap stone soaking tube. Another full bath, two more bedrooms, spacious closets, and a large laundry room finishes the second level. But it doesn’t stop there, enjoy the recently completed state-of-the-art recording studio on the lower level. While outfitted for a professional musician, the entire family can enjoy recording, writing, simply listening to music or it could be used as private office with a soundproof waiting room. A large entertainment room, a wet bar, half bath, access to the 3 car garage completes this unique space in the lower level. Additional highlights include an expansive private back deck, a professionally landscaped property, custom gardens, integrated irrigation system, private cul-de-sac neighborhood right off River Road in highly sought after town of Essex, CT. There are too many more details to list on this exceptional custom property, you need to see this stunner for yourself!

32 River Road Drive, Essex

3 Beds 3 Baths 170601595 MLS
SIMILAR TO-BE-BUILT, get involved now and turn this 2,200 sq/ft Executive Embankment Ranch into your own! Instead of getting into bidding wars for what may or may not be THE ONE, come have it built with everything you need, want, & desire! In a premier subdivision, situated on a picturesque cul-de-sac bordering the Heron Pond Preserve, this Ranch is well-appointed with superior craftsmanship and architectural detail. Interior features include beautiful crown moldings, stately columns and chair railing. Pics are from a previous build, w/ open floor plan, 9’ ceilings throughout and huge Family room accented by skylights in vaulted ceiling bringing the outside in! The Gourmet Kitchen includes a large island, Buyer’s choice of beautiful granite or quartz surfaces, SS appliances. Lovely Oak hardwood floors with choice of Stain or Engineered wood flooring. Elegant Coffered ceilings in Dining area, Primary Bedroom Suite with two custom Bathroom design options providing both luxury and tranquility. Enjoy the beauty of New England’s four seasons with the unique Outdoor Lifestyles Fortress See Through gas indoor/outdoor fireplace connecting your Family room to the 20x14 Deck! This home offers living at its finest with 3 Bedrooms 2.5 Baths on the main level and a lower level ready for your ideas should you choose! Heron Pond Road borders the 29 Acre Heron Pond Reserve with scenic hiking trails & access to Heron Pond. Builder ready to take order, and a turnaround time roughly 6-8 months!

21 Heron Pond Road, Essex

3 Beds 4 Baths 170590997 MLS
Stunning! 7 Mack Lane a sophisticated renovation emerging from the masterful creative genius of renowned New York and Palm Beach Interior Designer Daniel Fierro. This home stands as a testament to timeless elegance and unparalleled quality. Nestled on one of Essex Village’s quiet lanes this property has waterviews of the Connecticut River and Middle Cove. With an exquisite interior matched only by its private yard, the art of living well finds its true essence. The gracious living room achieves both warmth and beauty, showcasing a fireplace and custom built-ins. The impressive kitchen cabinetry is custom and adorned with British hardware. Extraordinary Italian marble countertops are treated to resist stains and spills. Appliances by Wolf, Subzero, Meile with faucets by Dombracht over a Rohl stainless farmhouse sink. The elegant dining area has a custom built-in banquette in Christian Liaigre leather, a ceiling in hand-painted, dyed silk by Fromenthal & a dual-zone Subzero wine cooler for 42 bottles. Many walls throughout the house are papered in Philip Jeffries Japanese grass cloth. The first floor primary bedroom suite is a tranquil sanctuary offering a soothing and peaceful aura. The second floor has two gorgeous en-suite bedrooms and a workout room. On the second floor accessed by its own staircase is a fabulous family room. The professionally landscaped European parklike yard is an oasis with espaliered pears, fountain, firepit and waterviews. Essex Village - Perfection!

7 Mack Lane, Essex

7 Beds 7 Baths 170568844 MLS
Every inch of this gracious in-town country estate is magnificent. A blend of formal entertaining and cozy private haven that is casual and comfortable. Completely renovated to the nth degree and styled with symmetry, proportion, and functionality. Bold details, flawless moldings and cornices. Light pours into the expansive open kitchen/family room from the floor-to-ceiling windows and glass doors. The modern master suite with its own private balcony shares the sprawling second floor with 4 grand bedrooms and a highly efficient laundry room, complete with two washers & dryers. On the third floor, accessible via elevator, you will find an open recreation area, full bath, and 2 guest bedrooms. The contemporary heated saltwater pool stretches out next to an extraordinary outdoor covered gourmet kitchen, equipped with a Mugnaini wood-fired pizza oven. An outdoor half bath and shower are located poolside for convenience. Also sharing the patio are custom raised garden beds with a watering system to maintain thriving plants, as well as a garden shed. The large 3-story barn offers endless possibilities. Incredible in-town location, just a short walk or ride to the happenings of downtown Essex. Essex is the epitome of iconic classic New England - stone walls, pristine storybook antique homes, boutique shopping, restaurants that offer a wide variety of cuisines, boating, hiking trails, art galleries, and historic home museums that display the town’s heritage.

15 Evans Lane, Essex

6 Beds 6 Baths 170529434 MLS
Magnificent! Majestic! 14 Rackett Lane is an Essex Village Masterpiece! Located on a quiet Lane this stunning property has a 25' waterfront access and Amazing unobstructed deeded views of South Cove on the Connecticut River. Spectacular Architectural molding is found throughout the home! This is a 5 BR home with 1 BR apt. The Elegant Foyer leads to a Fabulous Living Room with Coffered Ceiling, Beautiful Fireplace & Custom Wet Bar. Library has Walnut bookcases & floors, coffered ceiling, & black granite fireplace. Perfect for your office or just relaxing. A Formal Dining Room has floor to ceiling windows, hardwood floors & coffered ceiling. The Butler's Pantry is conveniently located between the Dining room & Kitchen A Chef's Kitchen has a gorgeous marble island, 6 burner Wolff range, custom tile backsplash, pizza oven, Subzero and Dining Area. A bright beautiful sunroom overlooks the travertine patio, stonewall, gardens and Hartley English Greenhouse. The amazing Primary Bedroom Suite is on the second floor with views of Cove, beautiful fireplace, spacious sitting room with FP and huge walk-in closet. Also on this level is a laundry room & pretty BR with ensuite bath. The third level has a sitting room, two additional BRs & bath. The lovely lower level has a wine cellar, gym with steam shower, media room, family room, office , BR & bath. A wonderful apartment is located over the three car garage. Outstanding property in the famous Connecticut River Valley Village of Essex!

14 Rackett Lane, Essex

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