Waterfront - Fixer Upper
538 Forest Road North Branford, CT
$ 239,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#170360720
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyNEW HAVEN
  • CityNorth Branford
  • Zip06472
  • StyleAntique,Farm House
  • Year Built1855
  • Taxes5034
  • Price$ 239,000
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage1398
  • Lot Size1.04 Acres
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United Realty Plus
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Property Description

Property needs rehab and is selling for under market value. ( pictures from it's heyday ) Great flipper in highly desired Northford, CT. The perfect self sufficient Tiny Home / Mini Farm (900+ sqft house) Small historical home (1855) with expandable 2 bedroom floor plan on over one acre. 1.5 baths. One plus detached garage. Dilapidated barn and attached (good) out buildings. Plenty of storage. Description: Large Native Stone fireplace in the living room. Old fashioned front screened porch. 100s of bulbs planted. Japanese Maples growing naturally on the property. Lower level courtyard with barn and extra outbuildings. Trails on the property down to your own river frontage beach area on the trout stocked "Farm River". Chicken pen/dog kennel for your farm fresh eggs still intact. Property is on a main corridor and zoned for mixed use. Potential galore. Property needs TLC and is selling for under market value. Make us an offer. Sold as-is where -is.

Elementary School High School
Jerome Harrison Elementary School North Branford High School
Price History
2/14/2021 Listed $239,900
3/18/2021 1% - $239,000

General Features

Acres 1.0400
Elementary School Jerome Harrison
Exclusions personal items in garage and barn
Handicap Features Bath Grab Bars
High School North Branford
Nearby Amenities Basketball Court, Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Playground/Tot Lot, Shopping/Mall, Tennis Courts
Neighborhood Northford
New Construction Type No/Resale
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Active
Style Antique, Farm House
Tax Year July 2020-June 2021
Waterfront Description Direct Waterfront, Frontage, River, Beach
Year Built 1855
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning mixed use

Interior Features

Appliances Included Oven/Range, Microwave, Washer, Electric Dryer
Basement Description Full, Full With Hatchway, Unfinished
Beds Total 2
Cooling System Window Unit
Fireplaces Total 1
Fuel Tank Location In Ground
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Heat Fuel Type Oil
Heat Type Hot Air
Hot Water Description 30 Gallon Tank, Electric
Laundry Room off kitchen main floor
Laundry Room Info Main Level
Rooms Additional Laundry Room
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 998
Sq Ft Est Heated Below Grade 400
Sq Ft Total 1398
Total Baths 2.00
Total Rooms 5

Exterior Features

Direct Waterfront Yn Yes
Driveway Type Private, Cement
Exterior Features Barn, Deck, Fruit Trees, Grill, Porch, Porch-Screened, Shed, Sidewalk
Foundation Brick, Stone
Garage Parking Info Detached Garage, Paved, RV/Boat Pad
Garages Number 2
Lot Description Farm Land, Open Lot, Lightly Wooded, Treed
Roof Information Asphalt Shingle
Sewage System Cesspool
Siding Clapboard, Wood
Water Source Private Well


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 06472

AVG $370K
AVG $5,574
AVG 52
Year Built
AVG 1960

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