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Traditional English Tudor in Orange CT House for Sale

1014 Abbey Court, OrangeUnique English Tudor in Orange, CT.  Opportunity ripe for the picking - 4 BR 3200 SF English Tudor house for sale in Orange. 5 Garages… Mechanics, machinists, business owners,  TAKE NOTE! At the time I write this blog, this is the best opportunity in Orange when considering square footage and value. At roughly $109 a square foot, this house packs an amazing punch with it’s list of original and unique features. Built like a foretress, the house is constructed with 18-20″ exterior walls of block, stone and cement. You’ll find slate trim in the kitchen and slate floors in the large living room with a large and impressive natural burning brick fireplace with hearth.  3 large fireplaces in the house with two in the den and the office in the lower level. The kitchen has granite countertops and a beautiful old style brick oven. Eye-catching brick archway separates the living room from the dining room. The dining room opens to the spacious livign room with cathedral ceilings and large picture windows to help brighten the mood on a sunny day. Brick accent walls in the dining room with variable width oak and peg floors. Impressive timber staircase near the front door catches your eye that takes you upstairs to a unique cat walk that over-looks the living room and fireplace…all this adds to the atmosphere that only an English Tudor can deliver.

English Tudor- 1014 Abbey Court

There’s a full bath and large bedroom on the main level.  Three more bedrooms and full bath upstairs. Downstairs, there is a slider leading to the private back yard, currently being used as an office with a third fireplace. This room can easily be used as a playroom or other room that works well with a fireplace.

A few other noteworthy surprises include 5 car garage and a Ginormous 37′ x 28′ studio on top of the oversized 3 bay garage with. There are two garages under on one side of the building, and a separate attached 3 car garage on the other. It’s a dream come true for families with a lot of cars, or business owners with large machinery needing space to store them. The previous owner was a builder with large tools and trucks and he built this additional space to store his machinery.

The spacious studio that sits on top the 3 bay garage has cathedral ceilings and is completely open under four exterior walls. The space can be used for virtually anything. Access to it is through a garage door and an interior door through one of the bedrooms upstairs.

English Tudor- 1014 Abbey Court, Orange

The house is part of a 3 house cul de sac and is convenient to the Merrit Parkway and route 34 in Orange.

School Ratings Show Orange the BEST in CT

Newsweek recently completed their School Ratings for CT’s best high schools and Amity High school, serving Bethany, Orange and Woodbridge is now ranked as the best high school in CT. according to their latest poll of high schools country wide. School ratings were taken across the country on how well they prepared their students for college. Read about the Newsweek report here: Orange High Schools Voted Best School in CT or read what the New Haven Register had to say about it.

Amity High School ranked BEST in CT

Not only is Amity HS voted the best high school in CT, they are ranked 112th across the country for the same statistics. This has profound significance to the families living in Orange, especially in terms of those owning real estate. As more families become interested in school ratings and providing a quality education for their family, Orange, CT. and their schools are looking like the best choice! As more families become interested in better schools, the higher the demand for housing there and of course, the lower the supply as more families relocate. Everyone wants to be part of number one- especially if it pertains to offering opportunity and a bright future for your family.

For a video tour of this house and opportunity, visit the video of 1014 abbey court, orange. I walk you through the inside and outside of the house and tell you all about it.

For more information about the house, visit the listing page for more details about 1014 abbey court, orange.

Call Tom at 203-268-4994 for comments, questions or to setup your private showing.

 

Comment balloon 1 commentTom Braunagel • January 10 2015 01:14PM
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