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The median home value in Essex, CT is $475,000 . This is higher than the county median home value of $269,000. The national median home value is $277,796. The average price of homes sold in Essex, CT is $475,000. Approximately 74% of Essex homes are owned, compared to 17.33% rented, while 8.33% are vacant. Essex real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you like to see a property, contact Essex real estate agent to arrange a tour today!
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Beds:
4
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
2,794
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170461538
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
1.03 Acres
Year built:
1985
Courtesy: Century 21 AllPoints Realty
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Exceptional Colonial located in a private, hillside location.Nearly 2800 sq.ft of living space and 1 acre of property.Many recent updates and upgrades over the past 2 years including: gorgeous stone walls and patios, all new landscaping, freshly painted trim and walls, updated bathrooms (2 of them). newer mechanicals, windows and flooring. New bedroom carpeting, newly painted built-ins and so much more! Attic is finished as a carpeted playroom and extra storage space.The upper hallway has a built-in desk for office work or homework nook. The front to back living room is spacious and bright with the beautiful bow windows allowing the sunshine to stream in! Hardwood floors throughout the first floor make maintenance a breeze.The kitchen is updated and has casement windows over the sink to allow natural light. Newer stainless appliances; gas stove, dishwasher and refrigerator are highlighted by the quartz counters with multiple cabinets and pantry making for more than ample storage.

Beds:
4
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
2,508
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170460376
Type:
Multi-Family
Lot size:
0.16 Acres
Year built:
1835
Courtesy: The Greene Realty Group
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A beautiful home in the idyllic town of Essex Village. Essex Village is surrounded by North and South Coves, the CT River to the East and has many fine restaurants and shops all within walking distance. Several marina's and yacht clubs to enjoy the boating life and moor your boat. Currently being used as a two family home with an in-home Business, can easily be used as a single family home. A solid, very lucrative investment opportunity however you choose to enjoy it. Septic was replaced two years ago along with town water. Sale is subject to seller finding suitable housing.

Beds:
4
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
2,658
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170458694
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
1.07 Acres
Year built:
1969
Courtesy: Coldwell Banker Realty
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Home Renovators & Investors take note of this "Diamond In The Rough" in much sought after Essex Village. Prominently set on a one+ acre level lot this custom built & often admired mid-century modern home is just waiting to be remodeled into the perfect home! Designed with one floor living in mind, the spacious floor plan offers well proportioned rooms, ideal for entertaining. A gracious entry leads to the formal living room featuring the original parquet floors and a brick fireplace; the adjacent dining area is the perfect place for a romantic dinner or gathering with friends and family. The light-filled kitchen/ family room is centered around the fireplace and leads to a private level yard with an in-ground pool. The spacious front to back first floor master suite with private bath & walk-in closet overlooks park-like grounds while upstairs you'll find three well appointed bedrooms with a full bath. A full basement will accommodate all of your storage needs & a circular drive with off street parking leads to an attached two car garage. Twice voted one of the "Best Small Towns In America" this wonderful property is just a short walk to Essex Village where you can explore unique shops, great restaurants, galleries, marinas, yacht clubs & so much more. Whether you are looking for a full time or residence, an ideal weekend retreat or just the perfect renovation project this special property could combine a unique investment with wonderful way of life for years to come.

Beds:
2
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
1,404
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170459001
Type:
Single Family
Year built:
1860
Courtesy: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
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If you know Essex, you know how magical it is. This charming antique represents the best of in-town living with modern conveniences. Fully renovated,it is move-in ready. If you're looking for a worry free lifestyle, this is for you. Walk out your front door to restaurants, shops, marinas and yacht clubs. Enjoy all the natural light with high ceilings, wide board wood floors in an open floor plan. The two story foyer leads to the living room, dining room, kitchen with eat-in bar and full bathroom with laundry. On the upper floor you'll find a large master ensuite with full bath and walk-in closet. The guest room also has its own full bath and roomy closet. The full attic is floored and the basement runs the full length of the house as well. Come, make this your new home or a weekend get away from the hustle and bustle of New York or Boston. It's a two hour drive from both cities and an easy train commute. Essex is perched on the mouth of the CT River as it joins Long Island Sound. The Town Green is always filled with neighbors and their dogs stopping to say 'hello' or having a cup of coffee as they look out at the pristine waters of Middle Cove. Main Street ends at the CT River Museum. This is part of a condo association. See MLS#170455942

Beds:
2
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
1,404
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170455942
Type:
Condo
Year built:
1860
Courtesy: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
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If you know Essex, you know how magical it is. This charming antique represents the best of in-town living with modern conveniences. Fully renovated,it is move-in ready. If you're looking for a worry free lifestyle, this is for you. Walk out your front door to restaurants, shops, marinas and yacht clubs. Enjoy all the natural light with high ceilings, wide board wood floors in an open floor plan. The two story foyer leads to the living room, dining room, kitchen with eat-in bar and full bathroom with laundry. On the upper floor you'll find a large master ensuite with full bath and walk-in closet. The guest room also has its own full bath and roomy closet. The full attic is floored and the basement runs the full length of the house as well. Come, make this your new home or a weekend get away from the hustle and bustle of New York or Boston. It's a two hour drive from both cities and an easy train commute. Essex is perched on the mouth of the CT River as it joins Long Island Sound. The Town Green is always filled with neighbors and their dogs stopping to say 'hello' or having a cup of coffee as they look out at the pristine waters of Middle Cove. Main Street ends at the CT River Museum. See also MLS#170459001

Beds:
3
Baths:
2.00
Sq.Ft.:
1,536
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170453427
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
0.22 Acres
Year built:
1952
Courtesy: Coldwell Banker Realty
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Live where you work! This cute as a button, fresh and newly remodeled Cape has alot to offer. The first floor has an updated retro kitchen with all new appliances and a vintage double drainboard sink... fresh paint throughout, hardwood floors, laundry room with utilty sink, full bathroom with stall shower, and one bedroom. Second floor has two bedrooms with water views, new flooring, and a half bath with potential for a full bathroom. Located in the heart of Centerbrook in the historic town of Essex, walk to all of your favorite ammenties. All of the hard work is done!!! Perfect for home office and small town living!! Minutes to Essex Village, Copperbeach Inn, Restaurants, Essex Elementary School, Route 9, I-95.

Beds:
5
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
2,400
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170451996
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
0.25 Acres
Year built:
1807
Courtesy: Coldwell Banker Realty
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Essex Village income producing pied-a-terre!! Three individual units. The first unit is a completely remodeled 2 bedroom over the garage and includes central air and washer/dryer. The 1941 gambrel cape style house has a 2 bedroom unit on the first floor and a one bedroom unit on the 2nd floor. Significant mechanical and septic upgrades in 2021. Both buildings newly painted. Excellent rental income history. This is a unique opportunity to acquire an Essex Village multi family property with water views and close proximity to the Connecticut river, marinas, tennis courts, library, park, shops and restaurants.

Beds:
5
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
2,400
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170451761
Type:
Multi-Family
Lot size:
0.25 Acres
Year built:
1807
Courtesy: Coldwell Banker Realty
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Essex Village income producing pied-a-terre!! Three individual units. The first unit is a completely remodeled 2 bedroom over the garage and includes central air and washer/dryer. The 1941 gambrel cape style house has a 2 bedroom unit on the first floor and a one bedroom unit on the 2nd floor. Significant mechanical and septic upgrades in 2021. Both buildings newly painted. Excellent rental income history. This is a unique opportunity to acquire an Essex Village multi family property with water views and close proximity to the Connecticut river, marinas, tennis courts, library, park, shops and restaurants.

Beds:
4
Baths:
4.00
Sq.Ft.:
4,089
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170451171
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
2.96 Acres
Year built:
1986
Courtesy: Graham Real Estate
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Essex property, set back on an oversized, high sitting lot. Home is being offered as is, subject to probate court approval, and 30 day statutory appeal period. Possible short sale situation. A true diamond in the rough. 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 baths, separate entrance to a small first floor bedroom with its own living room and full bath. Main entry leads to living room, dining room, kitchen, and first floor family room on the main level and three bedrooms and 2 full baths on the second level. Lower level is finished with 1/2 bath, exercise room, and large family room with sliders to the rear yard. First floor has new ceilings, ready to be finished and painted. First floor laundry room needs sheet rock and paint. Some ceiling tiles need to be replaced in lower level family room. Large two car, 30 foot deep, outbuilding garage. House may need to be emptied. Some trim is touching roof shingles and may need to be replaced. This property includes a nice wooded lot and an in-ground swimming pool. Auction took place 12/4/21. Property under contract with bank. May still be able to make offer but buyer must pay agent directly. Call listing agent for more details.

Beds:
2
Baths:
1.00
Sq.Ft.:
1,116
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170450123
Type:
Condo, Ranch
Year built:
1967
Courtesy: Berkshire Hathaway NE Prop.
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Expansive views in this 2nd floor direct waterfront on North Cove, with scenery likened to that of a picturesque Autumn New England painting. Bring your creative ideas to reinvent and update, it can only add to the value of this well priced unit in this sought after location. Large bright carpeted living room where the oversized sliders bring the nature indoors with gorgeous views of the cove and in the distance the Hills of Lyme. A carpeted 19 x 15 Master bedroom offers lovely views of the pool and rolling lawn to the waterfront. There is second bedroom has wall to wall carpeting. Additionally there is a carport and guest parking for 1 car. The photos can not do justice for the feeling you get when you walk along this beautiful area. It's not unusual to see Swans, Egrets or Kayakers enjoying the calmness. Library and tennis courts are nearby as well as parks and walking trails. The quaint town of Essex has wonderful dining areas and local shops .Home to the Essex steam train, get ready to take a ride on the dinner train ! Not in a flood zone, 2nd floor unit.

Beds:
3
Baths:
5.00
Sq.Ft.:
5,476
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170449676
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
2 Acres
Year built:
1990
Courtesy: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
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Stunning unobstructed views of Middle Cove and South Cove, Thatchbed Island and waterfront Essex Village. Step from the driveway to a sidewalk for an easy stroll to Essex Village! Watch the Ospreys return to Thatchbed on the same day in March every year, and be enthralled by the rich variety of wildlife. Distinctly designed with every room in this home having water views. This stunning property is sited on 2 acres, contains 3+ bedrooms, 4 full baths and one half bath. Primary suite on the first floor, two additional bedrooms on the second floor (one with its own balcony), both with ensuite baths, and separated by an expansive and dramatic office. Over 5,400 square feet of living space, 3 car attached garage (one bay presently used as a wine vault). A separate gorgeous 3 car stone garage with second floor space for a shop or storage, and a classic elegant freestanding greenhouse. An infinity pool, underground utilities and an entire complex on demand generator round out this estate. The only way to view this home is from the Connecticut River or by scheduling a private appointment. Showings for qualified buyers only.

Beds:
3
Baths:
3.00
Sq.Ft.:
2,384
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170433602
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
0.71 Acres
Year built:
1935
Courtesy: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
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Essex Village Waterfront! This is a rare opportunity to have 190ft of direct waterfront in Essex Village. Nestled quietly on Middle Cove, adjacent to Essex Yacht Club, this Mid-Century Modern three bedroom home on 3/4 of an acre has its own dock with water and electricity. The channel leads you to the CT River in minutes. Meticulously maintained, the home enjoys sunrises to spectacular sunsets. The bluestone patio stretches the length of the house with long open views with beautiful lawn and gardens. The sun filled newly renovated kitchen has a stainless farm sink and faucet, built-in cabinets, polished quartz countertops, and a carved wood fireplace. The sit-down counter looks over a cozy dining area and glass sliders leading out to the patio and gardens. The living room, also with a fireplace, has a wet bar with a Mahogany bar top, a wall of windows and glass sliders lead out to the patio. Some of many recent renovations include the master bath's fabulous tiled walk-in shower with Rhol polished nickel fixtures, custom cabinets and Carrara marble dual sink counter with a chandelier over the tub. There are two out buildings; a barn for nautical and maintenance equipment, the other a finished heated studio. This private, unique one floor living home is only a few minutes’ walk to the famed Griswold Inn, the Connecticut River Museum, restaurants, and shopping. Half way between New York and Boston it is an ideal year round home or as a retreat.

Beds:
7
Baths:
7.00
Sq.Ft.:
5,729
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170429543
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
3.3 Acres
Year built:
1857
Courtesy: William Raveis Real Estate
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Robed in history, this Greek Revival influenced home known as “Lord Essex” sits at the top of Evans Lane, constructed in 1857 by Sea Captain Henry Hovey, a famous and heroic Essex mariner. Every inch of this gracious country estate is magnificent, a blend of formal entertaining and a cozy private haven that is casual and comfortable. The details are bold; flawless heavy moldings, cornices, gables, and unadorned friezes. Styled with symmetry, proportion, and functionality. Light pours into the expansive remodeled kitchen from the floor-to-ceiling windows and glass doors. The modern master suite with it's own private balcony shares the sprawling second floor with 4 other grand bedrooms and a highly efficient laundry room complete with two washers & dryers. On the third floor, accessible via elevator, you'll find an open common area, a full bath, and two more guest bedrooms. The contemporary heated saltwater pool stretches out next to an extraordinary outdoor covered gourmet kitchen, equipped with a wood-fired pizza oven. Beyond the pool are custom-raised garden beds and a garden shed, the perfect place to flex your creativity. Incredible in-town location, just a short walk or ride to the happenings of downtown Essex. Essex is one of the most iconic New England shoreline villages in the state of CT. Quaint boutique shopping, restaurants that offer a wide variety of cuisines, boating, hiking trails, art galleries, and historic home museums that display the town’s heritage.

Beds:
2
Baths:
2.00
Sq.Ft.:
1,818
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170428490
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
12.69 Acres
Year built:
1800
Courtesy: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
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Just outside of Essex Village, this exceptional piece of sub-dividable property includes an Antique Colonial and 12.69 acres of rolling hills with water views out to the Connecticut River.  The house sits on Saybrook Road across from South Cove and enjoys some rear and side-yard privacy.  The home has had many recent updates including a new roof, a recently drilled well and exterior paint.  The rear yard runs adjacent to and enjoys frontage on Essex Hills Drive up to the top of the Cul de Sac on Squire's Lane, creating the possibility of perhaps using almost the entire combined frontage of both roads to create and easily access up to 6 additional lots.  This setting and location would support building luxury, water-view homes within a short distance to Essex Village, a commodity readily in demand! There is enough land to create a horse property with entrance through the existing property and keep the parcel whole to privately enjoy acreage no longer available this close to the Village.  Possibilities abound!  Property is occupied and all showings, including walking the Town Assessors Map Depicting the Lot bordering Essex Hills and Squire Lane to topacreage need confirmation as large, protective dog is in residence and needs to be removed. Also listed as Land under MLS 170428864.

Beds:
2
Baths:
2.00
Sq.Ft.:
1,534
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170403452
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
0.09 Acres
Year built:
1952
Courtesy: Page Taft - Compass
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The search stops Here! Rare opportunity to own a custom designed modern home in Essex Village. A boater's Pied de Terre! This house design was inspired by sailors with locally custom crafted stainless steel, standing rigging by Sound Rigging of Essex. Loft has a ship's ladder and exterior access is sail loft storage. Interior 'cabin' pocket doors with marine hardware. Passive solar design with scandanavian, fire viewing, woodstove. Heat holding, cast iron soaking tub and an ergonomic laundry room. Very low maintenance and built from the ground up in 2006. Living inside this 2006 highly designed custom home is like living inside 3-dimensional art. High quality finishes, fabulous lighting, open floor plan, and lots of natural light. If you'd rather spend your money on fun and travel instead of home maintenance, this is it. The driveway is laid with pavers, the chef's kitchen is appointed with stainless appliances and a stylish granite counter. The master bedroom is open and spacious and the second guest bedroom affords privacy situated at the front of the home. There is spacious loft ideal for many uses and could make an ideal home office option. The inviting open living area has a a designer wood stove for those cold winter nights. This home is a great condo alternative set on one of Essex Villages most sought after streets. Just a few steps to the rivers edge, shopping, dining and more! Year built on tax card does not reflect the total studs out renovation done in 2006.

Beds:
7
Baths:
7.00
Sq.Ft.:
5,937
Status:
Active
MLS#:
170409101
Type:
Single Family
Lot size:
2.08 Acres
Year built:
1992
Courtesy: William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
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A gracious private estate set on an unusually spacious two-acre level lot just minutes from Essex village shops, restaurants, marinas, yacht clubs, the c.1776 Griswold Inn, CT River Museum, and the CT River! Retreat to a world of quiet elegance with a touch of European panache. The sprawling chef's kitchen features its own pasta station, a butler's pantry, wine chiller, island, and a casual dining area surrounded by bay windows. A fireplace anchors the adjacent great room gathering space. Gleaming walnut flooring is found throughout the main level. The formal dining room has soaring ceilings and will easily accommodate a dozen diners or more. A generous master suite with a vaulted ceiling on the first floor with its own office/fitness room allows the opportunity for one-floor living. Upstairs you will find three bedrooms, two full baths, and a common area media room. A separate two-bedroom one-bath apartment with a living area and kitchenette above the three-car garage offers plenty of room for in-laws, guests or teenage paradise. A huge game room occupies the lower level. The professionally landscaped outdoor space here is every bit as grand as the interior of the home. A substantial stone courtyard terrace is the perfect outdoor gathering place. Close-by lies the pool, a fire pit and a barn suitable for use as a pool house. Located just over two hours from New York or Boston via train or highway. Enjoy the best of the CT Shoreline from one of the best properties in Essex.

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