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For Sale in West Haven, CT

81 Main St is not only delightful as a pristine home, but also as a significant homestead in West Haven’s history that is NOT in a historic district. The moment you approach the front, the extensive detail to the railing is eye-catching, the welcoming front porch beckons you inside where you’re greeted by the custom wood post and railing ascending the stairs. The living room has a fireplace, hardwood floors and French doors out to the 3 season porch. Dining room is conveniently set between the kitchen and living room and offers a view of the front porch. Updates abound throughout and the kitchen is no exception. White cabinetry topped with granite counters, stainless steel appliances including a new dishwasher. The center island, under cabinet lighting and glass door cabinetry with lights make cooking a delight! Laundry is on the main level as well as a powder room. A den with built-ins completes the first floor and provides views of the landscaped backyard. Use either the front or rear staircase to access the second floor. Upstairs, you’ll find the primary suite, 2 comfortably sized bedrooms, large full bath and extra space. Enjoy the level yard with breathtaking gardens that bloom throughout the seasons. 2car garage too! The property was owned by the Richards family who a prominent part of the city's history. The original owner of the home founded the HH Richards Lumber Co and was active in his community. Custom details in the original design remain preserved today.

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Betsy Anderson

Betsy Anderson

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