146 Putnam Park Road,  Bethel CT, 06801

(NEW LISTING)
$599,000
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4 beds, 3 Full/1 Half baths, 3,458 sqft
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MLS# 170374271
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Description for 146 Putnam Park Road Bethel, CT 06801
Exceptional 1939 country estate set on two scenic acres located right on the Redding border, just across from Putnam Memorial State Park with 183 acres of hiking trails. This classic New England home seamlessly blends country charm with the sophistication and provenance of a grand estate, originally custom built for Dr. Clilan B. Powell, editor and publisher emeritus of The New York Amsterdam News and prominent civil leader. Retaining its timeless elegance, this home was updated in 2000 with all new copper pipes; 200-amp electrical; top-of-the-line Thermopride® furnace; hot water heater(2014); central AC; plus the 2 upstairs baths were completely remodeled with radiant heated floors plus custom tile, marble, and Waterworks fixtures, while the original tubs, sinks and toilets (dating to 1938) were painstakingly restored to their original grandeur. Total 3,458 sf with 4-5 BRs, including main level option; elegant wide-board floors; 3 fireplaces; plaster walls; gracious foyer with spiral staircase plus back stairway; main level library with floor to ceiling built-ins; expansive living room with French doors to sunroom featuring hand crafted tiles; charming front porch & covered side porch; custom shutters; generous closets throughout including elegant MBR suite with custom shoe closet; new gravel drive (2019); plus two car detached garage with cupola. Most convenient location, on Redding line, just 3 miles to Bethel center for shopping restaurants, and only 67 miles to Midtown.
Price
$599,000
Fairfield
4
3 Full/1 Half
3,458 (approx)
170374271
NEW LISTING
Description
Exceptional 1939 country estate set on two scenic acres located right on the Redding border, just across from Putnam Memorial State Park with 183 acres of hiking trails. This classic New England home seamlessly blends country charm with the sophistication and provenance of a grand estate, originally custom built for Dr. Clilan B. Powell, editor and publisher emeritus of The New York Amsterdam News and prominent civil leader. Retaining its timeless elegance, this home was updated in 2000 with all new copper pipes; 200-amp electrical; top-of-the-line Thermopride® furnace; hot water heater(2014); central AC; plus the 2 upstairs baths were completely remodeled with radiant heated floors plus custom tile, marble, and Waterworks fixtures, while the original tubs, sinks and toilets (dating to 1938) were painstakingly restored to their original grandeur. Total 3,458 sf with 4-5 BRs, including main level option; elegant wide-board floors; 3 fireplaces; plaster walls; gracious foyer with spiral staircase plus back stairway; main level library with floor to ceiling built-ins; expansive living room with French doors to sunroom featuring hand crafted tiles; charming front porch & covered side porch; custom shutters; generous closets throughout including elegant MBR suite with custom shoe closet; new gravel drive (2019); plus two car detached garage with cupola. Most convenient location, on Redding line, just 3 miles to Bethel center for shopping restaurants, and only 67 miles to Midtown.
Listing Information
Property Type: Farm, Farmhouse
4 3 Full/1 Half
11 1.98 Acres 3,458 (approx)
1939 Yes-2 spaces Stone,Wood
Concrete
Private Well
Septic
Neighborhood
School Information
Frank A. Berry Bethel
Room Information
Bathrooms
3 1
Laundry Room,Lower Level
Interior Features
Oven/Range,Refrigerator,Dishwasher,Washer,Dryer
Central Air
Oil, Radiant, Forced Air
Full,Partially Finished,Interior Access,Storage
3, 3
Generator
Security System
Security System
Exterior / Lot Features
2 Garage Spaces, 0 Covered Parking Spaces,
Wood, Stone
Asphalt, Shingle
R-80
Stone
Gutters,Lighting,Porch, Level Lot,Treed,Fence - Stone
Community Features
Security System
Driving Directions
Right on Redding border. Putnam Park Road (Rt. 58) to accessway with mailbox, to #146 on right
Financial Considerations
$10,571
Oven/Range,Refrigerator,Dishwasher,Washer,Dryer
Listing Price History

Bethel Real Estate

Bethel is located in Connecticut. Bethel, Connecticut 06801 has a population of 19,657.

The median household income for the surrounding county is $88,196 compared to the national median of $57,525. The median age of people living in Bethel 06801 is 41 years.

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