21 North Main Street
Essex, CT 06426


Beds: 6
Baths: 4 | 1
Sq. Ft.: 7,887
Listing #N10223741
The iconic Dickinson Mansion has been restored to its grandeur. This classic 8,000sqft Greek Revival style home with twelve columns, continues to be a crown jewel of Essex and one of Connecticut's most prestigious Landmark Home Properties. Built in the 1880s, it is known locally and worldwide as the home of the inventors of Witch Hazel. The elegant home has been thoughtfully updated and restored with the finest craftsmanship while thoughtfully preserving its historic integrity. The fourteen room mansion encompasses all that one could wish for, to enjoy both formal and informal living at its best. This stately home, is perfectly suited for entertaining on a grand scale. The kitchen has the original stove and ice box, both refurbished. The 21x14 Master Suite has an adjoining sleeping porch, two fireplaces, dressing room with a walk in closet. A sun filled, lavish black and white, marble bathroom has twin basins, soaking tub and rain shower. A pub room has a billiard table with high coffered ceiling and wood burning fireplace to make it a perfect retreat. Adjacent is the state-of-the-art screening room, blue star-lights twinkle in the ceiling. Push a button and the screen lowers to enjoy the latest movie or music video in surround sound. Quiet times are enjoyed in the rich cherry wood paneled library with a fireplace, or on the blue stone patio surrounded by flowering gardens. A widow's walk crowns this Estate with long views of the Connecticut River & glorious sunrises.
Property Features
Location Information
County: Middlesex
Neighborhood: Essex
Directions: CLA
Interior Features
Total Rooms: 11
Interior: Audio System, Cable - Available, Auto Garage Door Opener, Security System
Full Baths: 4
1/2 Baths: 1
Living Room Description: 9 ft+ Ceilings, Fireplace, Formal, Hardwood Floor, Parquet Floor
Has Fireplace: yes
Number of Fireplaces: 9
Heating: Radiator
Heating Fuel: Oil, Propane
Cooling: Central Air
Water Heater: Oil, Propane
Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Gas Range, Gas Cooktop, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Attic Description: Finished, Heated, Walk-up
Basement Description: Full With Hatchway
Has Basement: yes
Exterior Features
Style: Georgian Colonial
Exterior: Garden Area, Gutters, Patio, Underground Sprinkler, Terrace, Underground Utilities
Water Source: Public Water Connected
Septic or Sewer: Septic
Has Garage: yes
Garage Spaces: 2
Driveway: Other, Private
Parking Spaces: 0
Has a Pool: No
Lot Size in Acres: 0.62
Energy Features: Generator
Elementary School: Essex
Middle School: PBOE
High School: Regional District 4
Additional Information
Property Type: SFR
Year Built: 1870
Status: Active
Is an REO: No
Is Short Sale: No
Tax Year: July 2017-June 2018
Tax Amount: 24, 370
Square Feet Source: Public Records

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Seller's Representative: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l - Colette Harron
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