85 Cherry Hill Road,  Branford CT, 06405

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$690,000
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9 beds, 7 Full/1 Half baths, 5,028 sqft
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MLS# 170181926
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Description for 85 Cherry Hill Road Branford, CT 06405
Graciously appointed Antique Colonial built in 1870 was once part of the Hammer Homestead. This home borders 23 acres of Land Trust consisting of beautiful meadows and woodlands. When you enter the home, you quickly get a sense of its majesty with its chestnut paneling, carved molding, post and beam construction ad gorgeous hardwood floors throughout, It was once the home of Lucy T. Hammer, the first Female Senator from Ct., serving 12 yrs. in the State Senate and 6 years in the House. Her husband, Thorvald Hammer, former President of Malleable Iron Fittings (MIF), now the site of the Stony Creek Brewery. The Hammer Woodlands preserve is much cherished for its three ponds wildflowers and privacy. This home has 17 rooms; 9 Bedrooms, 7.1 Baths and a total of 5,028 livable sq. footage. The square footage includes a separate rear apartment renovated in 2012 that was modeled after a Garconniere as seen in New Orleans and equipped with a LR/Kitchen/BR and Bath. This apt. can be rented, used as a guest house or in-law space. The main house was once used for a Bed and Breakfast. It is also ideal for multi-generational living. Flexibility is the key and there are many options available. Lastly there are three garages and plenty of additional space to park. Come see this very unique property. Close to shopping, restaurants and I-95. Great for commuters.
Price
$690,000
N/A
New Haven
9
7 Full/1 Half
5,028 (approx)
170181926
Active
Description
Graciously appointed Antique Colonial built in 1870 was once part of the Hammer Homestead. This home borders 23 acres of Land Trust consisting of beautiful meadows and woodlands. When you enter the home, you quickly get a sense of its majesty with its chestnut paneling, carved molding, post and beam construction ad gorgeous hardwood floors throughout, It was once the home of Lucy T. Hammer, the first Female Senator from Ct., serving 12 yrs. in the State Senate and 6 years in the House. Her husband, Thorvald Hammer, former President of Malleable Iron Fittings (MIF), now the site of the Stony Creek Brewery. The Hammer Woodlands preserve is much cherished for its three ponds wildflowers and privacy. This home has 17 rooms; 9 Bedrooms, 7.1 Baths and a total of 5,028 livable sq. footage. The square footage includes a separate rear apartment renovated in 2012 that was modeled after a Garconniere as seen in New Orleans and equipped with a LR/Kitchen/BR and Bath. This apt. can be rented, used as a guest house or in-law space. The main house was once used for a Bed and Breakfast. It is also ideal for multi-generational living. Flexibility is the key and there are many options available. Lastly there are three garages and plenty of additional space to park. Come see this very unique property. Close to shopping, restaurants and I-95. Great for commuters.
Listing Information
Property Type: Single Family, Colonial
9 7 Full/1 Half
17 3.07 Acres 5,028 (approx)
1870 Yes-3 spaces Frame
N/A
Stone
Septic
Natural Gas
Neighborhood
School Information
MARY T. MURPHY FRANCIS WALSH BRANFORD
Room Information
Main Floor
13.00X8.00
19.00X13.00
27.00X13.00
13.00X8.00
20.00X10.00
Upper Floor
13.00X12.00
19.00X12.00
18.00X7.00
17.00X15.00
20.00X13.00
Bathrooms
7 1
Interior Features
Range-Oven, Refrigerator, Dishwasher
Window Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fan(s)
Gas Heat, Hot Water, Radiant, Zone
Unfinished Basement, Storage
3
Thermal Window
2
Security System
Exterior / Lot Features
3 Garage Spaces, Attached Garage, Underground Parking
Frame
Patio
Asphalt Shingle
R-5
Level
Shopping Mall, Level, Wooded
Community Features
Shopping Mall
Driving Directions
I-95 to Exit 54 (Cedar St.) First Right at light onto Rte 1 follow to Cherry Hill Rd. on Right. Go straight til you get to #85 on the Right.
Financial Considerations
1061200
$11,983
Listing Price History

Branford Real Estate

Branford is located in Connecticut. Branford, Connecticut 06405 has a population of 28,145.

The median household income in Branford, Connecticut 06405 is $71,058. The median household income for the surrounding county is $61,646 compared to the national median of $53,482. The median age of people living in Branford 06405 is 48 years.

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