Another Property Sold - 288 Mckinley Avenue, New Haven, CT 06515

by Urban Specialists 04/06/2019

288 Mckinley Avenue, New Haven, CT 06515
Single FamilySold
List Price $399,900
Sold Price $385,000
288 Mckinley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515
4,299Sq Ft
Est. Mortgage

A home like this does not come around too often. This Victorian Colonial is something special. Walk through the beveled glass front doors to a home filled with notable details including marble tiles, hardwood floors, wood trimmed rooms & beautiful leaded stained glass windows. The Dining Room has a built in glass door china closet & plate rails for lovely displays. Relax in the Living Room in front of an easy start gas fireplace for cozy warmth on those cold winter nights. The updated Kitchen has an exposed brick wall & includes built in corner hutch, quartz countertops & stainless steel appliances. The second floor holds four bedrooms including a master bedroom with full master bathroom. The walk up attic leads to a finished area, with suitable space for an office, storage closets & a cedar walled room. The Great Room, with vaulted ceilings, skylights, and windows surround, will be a room you'll want to spend a lot of time in. The light & views to the beautifully landscaped back yard can be enjoyed in every season. The finished basement has a built in wet bar & full bathroom. There is also a miniature greenhouse off to the side of the basement that lets in beautiful light. The glorious grounds have a hot tub, seasonal flowers, a grapevine covered Pergola and more. A wide driveway draws up to a two car garage which has a staircase leading up to a second level loft area. Close to Yale University, Merritt Parkway and walking distance to shops & restaurants of Westville Village.

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