MLS® ID: 170128951
10 West Street
Columbia, Connecticut, 06237 $289,000
An authentic local landmark. Restored Antique, Early Period Colonial (Circa 1720). The old "Colonel Samuel West Homestead" is one of the oldest houses in the area. Two story colonial with an early cape style "ell" addition. Antique home purists will appreciate the "museum like" ambiance combined together with modern amenities. The stone foundation has Civil War Era inscriptions which state "Union Forever, 1864". Post and Beam Construction, Two (2) massive Center Chimneys, Exposed Beams, Wide Board Floors, wide board paneling, early hardware, huge walk-up Attic. "Bonus" Includes a Seven (7) Bay Garage PLUS an extra big storage building (Perfect for Car or Contractor enthusiasts). Four Acres of pasture and woods for horses, and animals, and pets. Includes a Legal Four room accessory apartment ( pays the taxes ) with kitchen and full bath on the second floor of the main house, (Or, if you choose, three more bedrooms and full bath on second floor of the main house). The Cape Style "Ell" has two Bedrooms on the second floor. There are seven (7) fireplaces, two (2) fireplaces on the second floor of the main house that are not used and covered over, three (3) fireplaces on the first floor of the main house that are exposed, but not used, that have their original flues stuffed with insulation to prevent a draft, and finally, two (2) fireplaces in the Cape"Ell" that are used and have dampers to prevent a draft. There are Two newer furnaces.