$1,299,900 ($228.86 per sqft)

Under Contract

Est. Mortgage $6,488/mo *

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96 Bittersweet Lane, Glastonbury, CT, 06073

96 Bittersweet Lane, Glastonbury, CT, 06073

11 rooms

4 beds

4 Full baths



5,680 sqft

96 Bittersweet: is truly art you can live in. Meticulously crafted home featuring exquisite custom moldings. Escape to your own private retreat on 12 sprawling acres, surrounded by the tranquility of an 80-acre preserve. Masterfully rebuilt "Hamptons-inspired" estate exudes quality beyond compare, from the grand entrance to its breathtaking views. Elaborate moldings grace the ceilings/walls, adding depth & character to every room. Warm cherry floors flow seamlessly throughout, creating a sense of timeless elegance that transcends every style. Spectacular living room warmed by a crackling fireplace and illuminated by natural light from expansive wall of windows. Adjoining formal dining room, adorned with Gracie hand-painted wallpaper, is perfect for entertaining! Timeless English Country kitchen, featuring top-of-the-line appliances & an inviting breakfast nook with a picture-perfect view. New marble top island blends function & style. Huge butler's pantry provides ample storage/prep space & laundry area. Private primary wing, boasting a spa-like bathroom, 2nd floor office, library, & walk-in closet. Additional bedrooms & a guest suite ensure comfortable accommodations for family & friends. Relax by the sparkling gunite pool or unwind in the cozy family room or the unique bourbon room. Finished lower level offers a recreation room, a temperature-controlled wine cellar, and a convenient full bathroom. Seller owned solar panels ensure energy efficiency. **CLICK LINK TO SEE MORE* Venture outdoors to your year-round playground. Hike or snowshoe through the serene preserve, or simply soak up the sun by the oversized gunite in-ground pool. The oversized 3-car garage provides ample space for vehicles and hobbies. Enjoy the maintenance free decking and custom stone walls and walk ways. This home has a huge side yard hidden from view of the cul-de-sac with play area. This exceptional property offers a lifestyle beyond compare. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of paradise. The house has 3 zones. 1 zone controls 1st floor and lower level, the 2nd zone controls 2nd floor bedrooms and 3rd zone is just for primary wing. NEW SINCE PURCHASE: New Kitchen Island w/ marble top. New interior paint throughout, including significant overhaul of living room and ceiling, and finished basement, New lighting fixtures in dining room, Upgraded faucets in basement bathroom and first floor bathroom, New duct and bathroom fan in first floor bathroom, New custom stair runner in the main formal stairwell. Irrigation serviced and repairs made, Pool completely evaluated and components replaced that had wear and tear, Extensive overgrown landscaping cleared up along the front of the house and near the pool, Wireless remote added to propane tank so current level can be monitored with an app. Propane tanks are both owned.


Under Contract


Single-family residential

Laundry Remarks:

Main Level




3-car Detached Garage


Hot Air


Central Air

Energy Features:

Active Solar, Generator Ready, Thermopane Windows


Full, Heated, Storage, Cooled, Partially Finished, Liveable Space, Full With Walk-Out



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Lot Description:

In Subdivision,On Cul-De-Sac

Elementary School:


Middle School:

Gideon Welles

High School:


Days on Market:



Gas Range, Wall Oven, Microwave, Refrigerator, Subzero, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer, Wine Chiller


In Ground Pool

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