About This 1744 Colonial For Sale In Norwich Connecticut
Own a piece of history! This was once “The Samuel Leffingwell House built in 1744; a Colonial style home that has won many awards including The Norwich Historical Society 2010 Preservation Award. There have been many improvements that blend in seamlessly with the authentic historical features, adding modern conveniences without compromising its integrity. This gorgeous home has five fireplaces one of which has a ” Norwich Mantel”; only one of two in CT.
The kitchen has been updated with all new stainless appliances and a unique copper sink. Modern upgrades include, central air on the main level , and natural gas hybrid furnace, both within the last two years, plus the home was just recently painted. Upstairs you will find three sunny bedrooms, two full baths, and an additional study area with beautiful wide plank floors. The walk up attic provides additional storage or can be easily finished for additional space.
Walk out the back door and onto a spacious patio with steps leading to a park-like back backyard perfect for entertaining. The new red cedar fence separates the back yard with the large parking area. This historic home has potential for an Airbnb, or Bed and Breakfast due to its floor plan and proximity to the shoreline. This is not a drive-by; you must step inside in order to appreciate all the character and beauty of this meticulously maintained home.