Stately Custom Home in West Hartford

Real Estate

38 Candlewood Drive, West Hartford, CT 06117
Price: $389,000
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Square Footage: 2600

Call Laurie Murray at 860-212-8305 to see if this property is still available and arrange a showing!

Privacy and Space Abound!
If you are looking for a unique home that offers lots of space and privacy, look no further! Set on a quiet, tree-lined cul de sac in the desirable Norfeldt neighborhood, this stately, custom built home with over 2,600 sq. ft. of living space features a brick exterior and dramatic entryway with hand carved solid wood double doors. Once inside, you’ll love the open concept design of the living/dining rooms with beautiful hardwood floors-- perfect for entertaining. The spacious kitchen with granite countertops and a cozy fireplaced eating area opens to a lovely family room with vaulted ceilings, skylights and sliders to both the front deck and rear patio. The layout provides a flexible floor plan, allowing 2-3 bedrooms, including a huge master bedroom with en suite bathroom, gas fireplace, 2 walk in closets and interior balcony which overlooks the sunroom below. The large room above the 2-car garage can serve as a 3rd bedroom, home office, studio or additional family room space. Basement has great potential for finishing with daylight windows and is already plumbed for a bathroom. Other amenities include 1st floor laundry, new natural gas heat furnace (2016), central A/C (2016), newer roof, central vacuum, + whole house generator.  Nature lovers will enjoy the private, tranquil setting just minutes to all West Hartford has to offer! Priced below market at $150/sq. ft., this property is an amazing value in a neighborhood of much more expensive homes!

Vaulted Ceilings, Skylights and Sliders...Oh My!
The Sunroom is just one of the amazing features this home has to offer.  With 4 Large Skylights, 2 Sliders, 2 Over-sized Quarter Round Windows, along with eastern and western exposure...this room will definitely brighten your day!  Located right off the Kitchen, you have a direct view to the beautiful fireplace in the adjacent Breakfast Nook and becomes the natural place to gather with family and friends.  Each slider brings you to a separate outdoor area leading to either the large deck off the front or the tranquil patio off the back allowing for wonderful outdoor entertaining spaces.  Curl up with a good book, entertain or just relax and watch the season's go by!

Norfeldt Neighborhood - West Hartford
The desirable Norfeldt Neighborhood in West Hartford is centrally located to everything the surrounding area has to offer.  Gillette Ridge Golf Club and Auerfarm State Park and Scenic Reserve are just 2 miles away, Bishops Corner is 3 miles, Talcott Mountain State Park and Heublein Tower are 4 miles and you are just 5 miles from West Hartford Center, Blue Back Square and Uconn Medical Center!  You are only 2 miles from Route 44,  Routes 9 and 91 are 6 miles, Hartford and I-84 are 7 miles.  West Hartford also sits equidistant to Boston and New York City with a +/- 2 hour drive to either while top skiing in Vermont is only 2 1/2 hours away!   Candlewood Drive is a quiet, tree-lined cul de sac offering the perfect marriage of privacy and your private showing today!