Introducing the Alexander Catlin House c. 1778, one of Litchfield’s architecturally significant homes, blending today’s modern amenities with the beauty and grandeur of the original historic elements. This meticulously maintained Center Hall Colonial estate features hardwood floors, hand-painted murals and wood-burning fireplaces along with exquisite architectural details of dentil molding and master-crafted wainscoting and library bookcases. Upon arrival, the circular driveway and professionally-manicured grounds welcome you to this elegant, yet easy living four bedroom, four full and one half bath home. Beautifully restored to suit modern living, this gracious manor features a chef’s kitchen with six-burner Viking range, side by side Subzero refrigerators and wine fridge. The open-concept great room and fully-equipped wet bar with ice-maker provide a central space for entertaining and gathering around the large kitchen island. The main level also offers an inviting banquet-sized dining room with built-ins and pantry, separate den and French doors leading to the spectacular outdoor space. Step outside to enjoy the picturesque lawn and garden with charming stone pathways and gorgeous pool, perfect for warm-weather entertaining! The upper level offers an exclusive primary bedroom suite featuring 12 x 15′ dressing room with floor-to-ceiling custom shoe racks and wall-to-wall closets, three En-suite guest bedrooms with expansive bathroom space and laundry room.


  • AppliancesGas Range, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Electric Dryer, Wine Chiller
  • BasementPartial, Concrete Floor, Hatchway Access, Storage
  • A/CCentral Air
  • HeatingBaseboard, Radiator, Electric, Oil
  • GeneralCable - Pre-wired, Security System
  • RoomsFoyer, Laundry Room, Staff Quarters
  • Eco/Green FeatureGenerator
  • Half Baths1
  • Quarter Baths1


  • GeneralWood, French Doors, Gutters
  • StyleColonial
  • ParkingAttached Garage, Carport
  • PoolIn Ground Pool, Gunite


  • RoofingAsphalt Shingle
  • GeneralConcrete


  • ZoningHR30,
  • WaterfrontNot Applicable
  • DrivewayPrivate, Circular, Crushed Stone
  • RestrictionsRegulated Historic District


  • WaterPublic Water Connected
  • SewerPublic Sewer Connected


  • HOAYes
  • HOA AmenitiesNone


  • DistrictLitchfield School District
  • ElementaryPer Board of Ed
  • MiddlePer Board of Ed
  • HighPer Board of Ed

Property Features

  • Asphalt Shingle
  • Attached Garage
  • Baseboard
  • Cable - Pre-wired
  • Carport
  • Central Air
  • Circular
  • Colonial
  • Concrete
  • Concrete Floor
  • Crushed Stone
  • Electric
  • Foyer
  • French Doors
  • Generator
  • Gunite
  • Gutters
  • Hatchway Access
  • HR30
  • In- Ground Pool
  • Laundry Room
  • Not Applicable
  • Oil
  • Partial
  • Private
  • Public Sewer Connected
  • Public Water Connected
  • Radiator
  • Regulated Historic District
  • Security System
  • Staff Quarters
  • Storage
  • Wood

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Location: 258 North Street, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759