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273 Palisado AvenueWindsor, CT 06095MLS Number 170078691

  • Price: $219,900The price has recently decreased
  • Est. Mortgage of $/month
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Federal 30-year interest rate: 4.6% last updated on 2018-09-13

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  • 4Bedrooms
  • 2Bathroom
  • 2,640Square Feet
  • 0.85Acreage

Enjoy all of the charm of times gone buy in this beautifully appointed home with many original features. The Alexander Ellsworth home built in 1740. Alexander is the brother of Oliver Ellsworth one writers of the US Constitution. Located 1 mile north of Windsor Ctr close to shopping and restaurants. Palisado Ave is the old highway between Hartford/Springfield. Situated on a .85 acre lot the house is surrounded by walnut, maple, red maple and evergreen trees, lilac bushes, day lilies, tulips and many other perennials that provide color throughout the seasons. The current kitchen is the original summer kitchen with a fireplace and beehive oven. The Keeping Room (family room) is the original kitchen with fireplace that includes a cooking crane and a beehive oven above. While in the room make note of the King's Board paneling and the coffin door. The french door in the front hallway is original to the home and is featured in a book called Connecticut Doors and a picture of it is also at the Wadsworth Athenaeum. The Parlor features a fireplace framed with paneling with dental molding. Next to the fireplace note the Parson's Cupboard to hide your distilled beverages when the Parson came for a visit. The liquor closet was the location of the original staircase. Hidden behind the curtains are the Indian Shutters to protect from Indian attacks. The second floor features 4 spacious bedrooms 2 with fireplaces and 2 full baths The walk-up attic provides storage note original beams.

Listed by Janet C Spear of Berkshire Hathaway NE Prop.

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170078691
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$219,900
  • Square Feet2,640
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • Lease purchaseNo


  • Acreage0.85
  • Building ConstructionOther
  • Lot DescriptionHistoric District, Open Lot, Level Lot, Lightly Wooded
  • Driveway TypePaved
  • Garages2
  • Parking spaces per 1000sqft
  • Parking spaces uncovered
  • Parking Spaces
  • Parking spaces covered
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolNo

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionNot Applicable

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$208,250
  • Milrate base32
  • Milrate total32.45
  • Taxes$6,758
  • Tax YearJuly 2018-June 2019


  • Full Bath2
  • BasementPartial With Hatchway
  • Attic descriptionWalk-up
  • AtticYes
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathroom2
  • Year Built1740
  • Property StyleAntique, Georgian Colonial
  • Energy FeaturesExtra Insulation, Storm Windows
  • Fireplaces6
  • FoundationStone
  • Garage Parking InfoAttached Garage, Detached Garage
  • New construction typeNo


  • Waters ourcePublic Water Connected
  • Cooling SystemCeiling Fans, Window Unit
  • Hot water descriptionDomestic
  • Heating FuelOil
  • Fuel tank locationIn Basement
  • Heat SystemRadiator
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemSeptic

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolPer Board of Ed
  • High SchoolWindsor


  • Laundry room infoLower Level


  • StateCT
  • Zip06095
  • CountyHartford
  • Short SaleNo


  • Rooms8
  • Rooms additionalWorkshop
  • Interior featuresAuto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Available
  • RoofAsphalt Shingle
  • Room count9


  • ColorWhite
  • Exterior featuresBreezeway, Garden Area, Kennel, Patio, Underground Sprinkler
  • Exterior sidingShingle, Wood


  • AmenitiesLibrary, Medical Facilities, Park, Public Transportation, Walk to Bus Lines


  • Appliances IncludedOven/Range, Refrigerator, Disposal, Washer, Electric Dryer
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo


Room LevelRoom TypeRoom WidthRoom LengthRoom Features
MainDining Room1315Built-Ins,Fireplace,Wide Board Floor
MainFamily Room1320Book Shelves,Built-Ins,Fireplace,Wide Board Floor
MainKitchen1318Book Shelves,Built-Ins,Wide Board Floor
MainLiving Room2215Fireplace,Wide Board Floor
MainSun Room924
UpperBedroom1314Wide Board Floor
UpperBedroom1315Fireplace,Wide Board Floor
UpperBedroom1415Fireplace,Wide Board Floor
UpperMaster Bedroom1315Full Bath,Wide Board Floor

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