12 Bittersweet Lane $444,000


    12 Bittersweet Lane Essex, CT 06442

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    • 3 Beds
    • 4 Baths
    • 2,856 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 170422200
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    Make country living a reality in this spacious, classic New England Saltbox. Located in the desirable Falls River Farms in Ivoryton, this beloved home is available for the 1st time in 43 years. The 2,800 square foot home has ample flex space to spread out including added bonus space with its own private entrance, 3 spacious rooms, additional storage space and a half bath. The bonus space makes it easy to accommodate many of today's life scenarios including work from home, remote schooling, or multi-generational living. The main house features a well appointed kitchen with custom wood cabinets, granite counters, pantry storage and a first floor bath with laundry area. The light filled dining room & front to back living room with wood burning fireplace is ideal for celebrating special occasions. The family room, perfect for everyday living, is centered around a second fireplace and opens to a lovely screened in porch. Upstairs you will find the master suite with bath and walk-in-closet and two guest rooms with a shared bath. There are beautiful hardwood floors throughout the house. Located on over an acre in a natural, private setting bordered by mature plantings, fruit trees, colorful perennials and a charming grape arbor this home is close to the 40 acre Falls River Preserve, owned by the Essex Land Trust. Enjoy hiking on the pet friendly trails or kayaking on the historic millpond. Ivoryton is well known for its famed Playhouse, farmers market, restaurants and more.

    • General Features
      • Acres 1.24
      • Bank Owned Property Y/N 0
      • County Or Parish Middlesex
      • Neighborhood Ivoryton
      • Property Tax $6,310
      • Sq Ft Total 2,856
      • Style Colonial,Saltbox
      • Year Built 1978
      • Zoning RUM
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Included Electric Cooktop, Wall Oven, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer
      • Basement Description Full With Walk-Out, Interior Access
      • Baths Full 2
      • Baths Half 2
      • Construction Description Frame
      • Cooling System Ceiling Fans, Window Unit
      • Exterior Features Garden Area
      • Exterior Siding Clapboard, Wood
      • Heat Fuel Type Electric, Oil
      • Heat Type Baseboard, Zoned
      • Room Count 10
      • Rooms Total 10
      • Swimming Pool Y/N 0
    • Property Features
      • Direct Waterfront Y/N 0
      • Driveway Type Paved
      • Flood Zone Y/N 0
      • Garage Parking Info Attached Garage
      • Lot Description Lightly Wooded, Sloping Lot
      • Sewage System Septic
      • Water Source Private Well
      • Waterfront Description Not Applicable
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Essex
      • High School Regional District 4



    06442 (Essex) Demographics

    47 Median Age
    893 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    54% College Educated
    $76,739 Estimated Median Income
    915 Estimated Total Home Owners
    279 Estimated Total Renters
    77% / 23% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    2 Estimated Average Household Size
    2,976 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $291,500 Median Sales Price
    4 Homes Sold
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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $444,000
        9/16/2021 1:34:20 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Under Contract - Continue to Show
        8/13/2021 6:34:00 AM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $444,000 -6.33%
        7/30/2021 9:05:00 AM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $474,000

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