c. 1790 Federal – Southington, CT – $325,000

For Sale
Added to OHD on 12/5/17 - Last OHD Update: 12/5/17 - 16 Comments
590 West St, Southington, CT 06489
  • $325,000
  • Beds: 4
  • Baths: 2
  • Sqft: 2970
  • Acres: 0.47
  • Map: Street View
Experience colonial life in this beautiful 1790 Federalist period home. This house has been lovingly cared for over the past 200+ years and is listed on the National Historic Registry, yet it contains all modern conveniences. The home has five working fireplaces, a wood burning stove, wide board floors and antique hardware. The rooms are wonderfully spacious with high ceilings. The kitchen is equipped with a gas stovetop with vent, double electric wall ovens, quartz counters, garbage disposal, a freezer-less refrigerator and full freezer ideal for avid cooks or large families. The dining room boasts a beautiful, painted mural featuring the house and landscape. The house includes reproduction period lighting and custom made curtains with fabric emulating the period. Aside from the 4 bedrooms and two full baths, a beautiful brick floored 3 season sunroom offers lovely space for entertaining and growing plants. The attic, which is unfinished, offers great potential. It's wired with electricity and has two skylights. Beautifully designed gardens and a little barn/shed grace the exterior. A new roof and driveway were put in place in 2017. The town of Southington offers a compact shopping area; a lovely town green with quaint shops and great dining; farms; orchards and it's conveniently located between Hartford and New Haven. A great place to live!
Contact Details
Jorge Zea, Blue Lighthouse Realty      786-268-9772
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16 Comments on c. 1790 Federal – Southington, CT – $325,000

  1. I really like these very early Federal/Saltbox/Cape styles and these last 2 postings from Connecticut seem like good examples of those that have struck a good balance between preservation and updating for livability. But, I’m from the Midwest and maybe I’m just dazzled by photographs and having a “17” in front of the build date.

  2. I love this beautiful home! Just think, when this house was built George Washington was in the second year of his presidency.

  3. Ugh, That attic room with the fireplace. I’d never leave there. Bedroom for sure:)

    • That’s the “office”. It’s the little building to the right facing the front elevation, and connected by a now enclosed breezeway. I dig it too: especially for the “Yankee thrift” of it’s design. It was probably for a doctor or lawyer originally.

  4. Just Wow! I love Janet A’s comment that President George Washington was in his Presidency! Really puts the age of the house into prospective!


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