Nestled in the Westfield section of Middletown stands the stately Joseph Wilcox Homestead...1775c. Drenched in antiquity, this historically significant and architecturally pristine home is the quintessential two and one half story center chimney and is a purist’s dream. From the museum quality raised paneling, 5 fireplaces, fabulous wide board floors, buttery and original staircases, this home is a rare example of 18th century elegance. The ell features unmatched trompe l oeil artistry ... a feature to be treasured. Living room, formal dining room, “old” kitchen, the ell and master bedroom all feature fireplaces and emanate the grace of 18th century living. This is an ample home with 5 spacious bedrooms, large eat in kitchen and 2.1 baths. Located on 3.5 lush acres in the heart of the Westfield area of town, this home is bordered by conservation land. There is also the possibility of a one time split for a building lot (rear lot) should you desire. Quiet country setting yet literally 4 minutes to I-91. Two hours from both New York and Boston. Located in an area of high end homes!!! Average surrounding homes sell in excess of $600,000. This home is awaiting its next caretaker and preservationist that will take this beloved home into its next century!!!!!
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Listing Agent: Edward Hillyer
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