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    709 Townsend Avenue

    New Haven, CT 06512
    • $2,250,000
    • STATUS: Active Under Contract
    • ON SITE: 53 days
    • MLS #: 170404596
    Under Contract
    UPDATED: 106 min ago
    $2,250,000
    • 6
      BEDS
    • 26.56
      ACRES
    • 6
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 10,834
      SQFT
    • $208
      $/SQFT
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1804
    County:
    Area:

    School Information

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    Description

    26.56 acre estate, known as Raynham, on the East Shore of New Haven in the Annex neighborhood presents a unique opportunity for development, institutional use, and other uses. The site has 950 feet of contiguous frontage on Townsend Avenue and includes ownership of a portion of Raynham Hill Drive. Theres an intermittent stream and flagged wetlands totaling 2.56 acres in the central portion of the site. The land west of the stream is mostly open and level. The land east of the stream is wooded hillside with elevations ranging from 65 to 145 feet. The main house, known as Raynham, was built in 1804 as a Federal Farmhouse and extensively remodeled into a Victorian Gothic residence in 1858. The site has not been actively farmed in recent years but there are many visible remains of its agricultural past, including numerous agricultural outbuildings. A package of plans and detailed information on the property is available.

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    709 Townsend Avenue New Haven, CT 06512

    • Price: $2,250,000
    • Status: Active Under Contract
    • Updated: 106 min ago
    • MLS #: 170404596
    6
    Beds
    6
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    26.56
    Acres
    10,834
    SQFT
    $208
    $/SQFT
    1804
    Built
    County:
    New Haven
    Area:
    New Haven
    Elementary School:
    Nathan Hale
    High School:
    Metropolitan
    Property Description
    26.56 acre estate, known as Raynham, on the East Shore of New Haven in the Annex neighborhood presents a unique opportunity for development, institutional use, and other uses. The site has 950 feet of contiguous frontage on Townsend Avenue and includes ownership of a portion of Raynham Hill Drive. Theres an intermittent stream and flagged wetlands totaling 2.56 acres in the central portion of the site. The land west of the stream is mostly open and level. The land east of the stream is wooded hillside with elevations ranging from 65 to 145 feet. The main house, known as Raynham, was built in 1804 as a Federal Farmhouse and extensively remodeled into a Victorian Gothic residence in 1858. The site has not been actively farmed in recent years but there are many visible remains of its agricultural past, including numerous agricultural outbuildings. A package of plans and detailed information on the property is available.
    Exterior Features

    Construction Description Frame Driveway Type Paved Exterior Features BalconyBarnDeckFrench DoorsGarden AreaGuest HousePorchSidewalk Exterior Siding ClapboardBrick Foundation Type Stone Lot Description Farm LandMay Be SubdividableWater ViewLevel LotLightly Wooded Roof Information Asphalt Shingle Style Farm HouseVictorian Waterfront Description View

    Interior Features

    Appliances Included RefrigeratorDishwasherWasherDryer Attic Yn Yes Basement Description FullUnfinished Cooling System None Fireplaces Total 5 Heat Type Steam Hot Water Description OilOther Rooms Additional FoyerMud RoomMusic RoomSitting Room

    Property Features

    Association Amenities None Bank Owned Property Yn No Direct Waterfront Yn No Exclusions See Listing Agent. Flood Zone Yn No Fuel Tank Location Non Applicable Garage Parking Info UnpavedPavedOther Heat Fuel Type Oil Hoa Yn No Home Warranty Offered Yn No Nearby Amenities Golf CourseLibraryMedical FacilitiesParkPrivate Rec FacilitiesPublic Rec FacilitiesShopping/Mall New Construction Type No/Resale Possession Availability Negotiable Potential Short Sale Yn No Property Tax 33336 Sewage System Public Sewer Connected Sign Yn No Swimming Pool Yn No Water Source Public Water Connected Zoning Rs2

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    The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the SMARTMLS Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms, and is provided by SMARTMLS through a licensing agreement. Listing information is from various brokers who participate in the SMARTMLS IDX program and not all listings may be visible on the site. The property information being provided on or through the website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and such information may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale on the website may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold or are no longer being offered for sale. Property information displayed is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. Copyright 2021 SmartMLS, Inc. Data last updated: 2021-07-25T00:09:48.773.
     
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