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249,900

1757 Greek Revival

401 High Street
East Hartford, Connecticut

Captain Moses Forbes House
Captain Moses Forbes House
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This 1757 Georgian Colonial is a historic home lover's dream. The owners have kept the historic integrity of the house by maintaining key elements of the home such as the great fireplace with beehive oven in the kitchen, wide plank floors, original beams and so much more. The house has been featured in multiple magazines including Early American Life and a publication called Historic Buildings of Connecticut. The is a grand front entry with stairs leading up to the upstairs bedrooms and home office area. There is an additional back staircase off of the kitchen. The kitchen fireplace has a working coal/wood stove and the living room has a working wood insert. Both supply supplemental winter heat. The center chimney has been lined and newly capped. The kitchen features quartz countertops, and stainless steel refrigerator and dishwasher. There are full sized bathrooms on both the main and second floor. The attic is full sized and offers approximately 1200 SF of storage. The basement is also full sized with a concrete floor. The detached two car garage is oversized offering additional storage.
Rear deck
Rear deck
Two car oversized detached garage
Two car oversized detached garage
Kitchen
Kitchen
Oversized hearth with original beehive oven. Wood / coal stove for added winter warmth. Chimney is full lined and recently capped.
Kitchen
Kitchen
The kitchen was recently fitted with quarttz countertops
Eating area of kitchen
Eating area of kitchen
Living room
Living room
Wood insert in fireplace dor extra warmth in the winter
Front hall
Front hall
Traditional dog leg front staircase
Dining room
Dining room
Dining room fireplace
Dining room
Dining room
Corner hutch in dining room
Kitchen
Kitchen
New convection oven and cooktop
Family room
Family room
Vaulted ceiling in family room
Bedroom
Bedroom
Bedroom #1
Bedroom #2
Bedroom #2
Rear yard
Rear yard
Private backyard
Buderus furnace
Buderus furnace
Three zones of heat with high efficiency Buderus furnace in full size basement
Bedrooms 3
Full Baths 2
Heated Sq. Ft. 2,760
Acres 0.5
MLS No. 170311451

Features.

  • Attic
  • Basement
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Patio
  • 2nd Staircase
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Fireplaces
  • Hand-hewn Beams
  • Vintage wood stove
  • Wide plank wood floors

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William Bellock

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Listing No. 30248

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