Maison Verne: One of a kind modern classic. A connoisseur’s dream, unique architectural design elements w/European vibes & open space living. A home with character, completely reconstructed & expanded w/updated efficiency mechanicals, all new plumbing, electrical & metal roof. “Maison Verne” takes its name from French author Jules Verne, (famous for his science fiction masterpieces “20 Thousand Leagues Under the Sea”, “From the Earth to the Moon”). Reminiscent of Verne’s rivets & metal imagery, the extraordinary custom ironwork executed by a local iron master is displayed thru out. This includes the open floating staircase, interior & exterior supports & a jaw dropping polished steel-covered powder room. The stairs & upper hallway have floor to ceiling glass. Broad plank pine floors & ubiquitous imported mahogany French doors complete the European flair. Architect trained/designer owners carefully chose solid brass nautical exterior lighting, porthole skylights & European hardware. Finished solid beams span the high ceilings upstairs, while the open lofty feeling downstairs with exposed brick fireplace lends itself for entertaining.French doors provide access to out-of-doors from every room in the house.Baths have watertight poured epoxy lacquered floors. The glacial rock in front provides additional privacy. Wells Hill Rd is one of our most coveted locations. Near public & private schools, hospital, ski, hiking trails, kayak, sail in our lakes & rivers, 25 min to metro north

Interior

  • RoomsLaundry Room, Mud Room
  • AppliancesGas Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher
  • BasementPartial, Crawl Space
  • A/CNone
  • HeatingHot Water, Wall Unit, Zoned, Propane
  • Eco/Green FeatureExtra Insulation
  • GeneralCable - Available, Open Floor Plan
  • Half Baths1
  • Quarter Baths1

Exterior

  • GeneralVertical Siding, Wood, Balcony, Covered Deck, Lighting, Wrap Around Deck
  • StyleContemporary, Modern
  • ParkingOff Street Parking

Construction

  • RoofingFiberglass Shingle, Metal
  • GeneralConcrete, Slab

Lot

  • DrivewayPrivate, Gravel
  • ZoningRR1
  • WaterfrontNot Applicable

Utilities

  • WaterPublic Water Connected
  • SewerSeptic

Schools

  • DistrictSalisbury School District
  • ElementarySalisbury
  • MiddleSalisbury
  • HighRegional District 1

Property Features

  • Balcony
  • Cable Available
  • Concrete
  • Contemporary
  • Covered Deck
  • Crawl Space
  • Extra Insulation
  • Fiberglass Shingle
  • Gravel
  • Hot Water
  • Laundry Room
  • Lighting
  • Metal
  • Modern
  • Mud Room
  • Not Applicable
  • Off Street Parking
  • Open Floor Plan
  • Partial
  • Private
  • Propane
  • Public Water Connected
  • RR1
  • Septic
  • Slab
  • Vertical Siding
  • Wall Unit
  • Wood
  • Wrap Around Deck
  • Zoned

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    Location: 149 Wells Hill Road, Salisbury, Connecticut 06039