Essex CT Real Estate & Homes for Sale
The median home value in Essex, CT is $500,000.
the county median home value of $296,800.
The national median home value is $219,700.
The average price of homes sold in Essex, CT is $500,000.
Approximately 65.15% of Essex homes are owned,
compared to 21.73% rented, while
13.12% are vacant.
Essex real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
If you see a property you’re interested in, contact a Essex real estate agent to arrange a tour today!
Beautiful! Waterfront, ground floor, end unit, two bedroom condominium minutes from the village of Essex. Hardwood floors and an open floor plan with warm finishing touches add to this one of kind property. Large stone patio with awning over looking pristine North Cove to enjoy those soft summer evenings.
An irresistibly sweet property that puts you in the middle of everything Essex Village has to offer. And that's a lot! Set well back from Main Street, you are moments to marinas, shops, restaurants, health clubs, yacht clubs, the c.1776 Griswold Inn, CT River Museum, Essex Town Park, playground, library, tennis courts, and direct water access to the CT River. The perfect downsize house/condo alternative or you can take advantage of the existing footprint to expand both the first and second floors. The house has unusually high ceilings for a vintage home. Great "bones" and ready for a makeover to suit your needs. Wake up to a perfect village lifestyle every day. Essex exudes a charm that exists in only a few rarified places. All of the character of Nantucket or Martha's Vineyard with none of the hassle of over-tourism or remoteness. Come take your place in one of the best small towns in America. Only a little over two hours to NYC or Boston via train or highway. Grab your own little slice of heaven!
Just the right touch of "The Hamptons" in Essex village. Perfection and quality at every turn, starting with the lusciously landscaped grounds. Mature plantings throughout the property include peonies, irises, bee balm, daylilies, wisteria, catmint, Japanese maples, and rose bushes. The raised garden beds are surrounded by a custom Walpole enclosure with fencing. Enjoy barbeques out by the pergola or on the bluestone patios. Property surrounded by a 15-foot high hedge along with hemlocks and holly bushes for maximum privacy. The interior of the home is equally as pristine as the exterior. Built in 1801, the home incorporates old-world charm with modern amenities. Chef's kitchen with Viking range and oven. 5 fireplaces and a wood-burning stove keeps the home warm and cozy in the winter. Charming details and lovingly maintained. Plenty of storage throughout. The third-floor bonus room and storage closets are a real surprise! Short walk to downtown Essex village shops, restaurants, yacht clubs, marinas, and the CT River. More details coming soon. No showings, previews or offers before Thursday, May 19.
Adorable home in Essex! Curiosity Lane is a quiet cul de sac just one mile from Main Street Essex Village known for its restaurants, shops, yacht clubs, marinas and art galleries. This three bedroom two full bath home with a two car garage has a lovely, private lot with a partially finished walk out basement. The property is also close to shopping, area beaches and Canfield Woods. New furnace ( 2019 ) Roof replaced ( 2017 ). Home sold as is.
Get Ready to be WOW'D w/this Recently Renovated Rarely available 2 bedroom/1.5 Bath End unit Townhouse in Highly sought after Heritage Cove just minutes away from Essex Village! You will love Entertaining Your Friends & Family in this Gorgeous Kitchen w/New White Cabinets,Granite countertops, Island, Updated Backsplash, New SS Appliances, OPEN CONCEPT Dining Area w/Built-ins, Updated Living Room that features a wall with Board & Batten as well as Built-ins! You will enjoy cozying up to the Wood burning Fireplace on those cold New England days. Living Room is boasting w/Natural Sunlight from the Slider that leads to your Private Brick Patio which overlooks a Serene Backyard with Breathtaking Water Views of Falls River! Many extras include... AC, Carport, 1st Floor Laundry, New Laminate Floors, Recessed Lighting, New Light Fixtures, New Carpet on Stairs & 2nd Floor, Freshly Painted, Updated 1/2 Bath with Shiplap! You will enjoy waking up to the gorgeous Water Views and Wildlife display from the Spacious Primary Bedroom w/Sliders to your Private Deck! Tastefully Renovated Full Bath with Tub/Shower, Updated Tile Floors. Large 2nd Bedroom is on opposite ends of the hallway w/plenty of closet space. Enjoy the Resort Living Lifestyle w/ In-ground Pool, Fire pit, Grills, Dock for your kayak/canoes! Location, Location, Location! Plenty of shopping & restaurants. Easy access to Rte 9, Rte 95, Beaches on the Ct Shoreline, 90 minutes to NYC or Boston. You will be proud to call this Home!
Welcome to #15 Rivers edge in Ivoryton. Located in a peaceful setting over looking the Falls River, this townhouse condominium is all updated and in pristine condition. The hardwood flooring has been refinished, all new doors, and new bath fans. The spacious eat in kitchen offers ample cabinet and counter space and has glass doors to your deck. The living room and dining area features wood flooring and is ideal for entertaining and relaxing. The second floor has a large primary bedroom with a full bath, wood flooring, and ample closet space. The second bedroom has wood floors and a lot of natural lighting. The lower level has recently been redone and freshly painted with new vinyl plank flooring installed. This area is ideal as office space or extra family area and there is also a storage area with outside access. There is a pool for you and your guests to enjoy. Close to restaurants, Ivoryton Playhouse, and town. Enjoy the carefree lifestyle of condominium living!
This stunning, spacious colonial is located directly on Middle Cove with its own dock, just a short distance from charming Essex Village. Full of classic New England charm, this historic home was originally built for Orson Tooker in 1837 but has been updated for today's modern lifestyle with great attention to detail. The well-appointed kitchen is truly the heart of the home with a large center island, a beautifully tiled backsplash, and a large breakfast nook full of natural light. Enjoy gorgeous direct water views from the oversized windows in the sizable living room, which boasts a gas fireplace and built-ins. There are wide board pine floors throughout the main level, which also includes a formal dining room and two additional living spaces, one of which includes a second fireplace. The main house features a primary bedroom suite and three additional bedrooms plus a separate suite over the garage, which includes its own entrance, a bedroom, a bathroom, and a sitting room. The outside provides a huge wrap around porch and multiple balconies to take full advantage of the gorgeous water views, plus a lovely fire pit area near the dock. This charming waterfront oasis is only minutes to I-95 and two hours to Boston and New York.
What is it about water that soothes our souls? You may contemplate that mystery at this waterfront jewel to your heart's delight! Enjoy easy outdoor living on several hundred feet of water frontage on Tiffany Pond. No flood insurance is required. Launch your kayak, canoe, paddleboard, or giant rubber duckie from your backyard. Enjoy the outdoor views from inside your home in comfort and style. A gas fireplace is a focal point in the family room with a vaulted, beamed ceiling. Between the dining and living rooms is a double-sided wood-burning marble fireplace. The kitchen is set up for preparing meals with ease and offers a breakfast nook by a bay window with water views. An additional first-floor room can function as a bedroom or an office. Upstairs is where you will find the primary bedroom, full bath, and guest bedroom. A newly finished lower level with a half-bath and atrium door leads to one of several outdoor terraces. This home and property offer a magical indoor/outdoor waterfront lifestyle minutes from historic Essex village shops, restaurants, marinas, yacht clubs, and the beautiful Connecticut River! A little over two hours from NYC and Boston via road or train, yet set a world apart! Come take a tour before it's gone.
This meticulously maintained charming home features hardwood floors on main level, newly painted throughout, full walk up attic, full basement with plenty of storage, newer central air conditioning system, living area wired for surround sound, gas oven and fireplace, screened in sun porch, newly painted 2 car detached garage, private backyard with stone patio perfect for entertaining and relaxing! Sidewalk to enjoy afternoon walks along the Falls River and walk to town and restaurants! It doesn't get better than this location! Convenient to highways, Essex village and all amenities! Come see this quaint home and all this sought after town has to offer!
Essex Village with space for everyone! Centrally located in the Heart of the village - just steps from shops, harbor & restaurants - enjoy downtown living in this nicely maintained and updated spacious home. Many new features such as master bathroom, exterior stone and vinyl siding, roof, mechanicals, irrigation system, septic system, lighting and smart home amenities. Sun-filled master suite, 3.1 bathrooms total - one full bathroom that Jack & Jill's for two bedrooms plus an additional full bathroom in hall for the other guest bedroom. The inviting living room has a gorgeous fireplace and opens to the light-filled dining area. Off the back side of home is a nice family-room which overlooks and accesses the fenced in back yard and new stone patio. This home enjoys Central Air, a 2-car garage plus full large basement storage areas and a great workshop area for the hobbyist in the house. Great home for a growing household, multigenerational, or empty nester. Separate entrances to living areas make Air B&B and in-law situations a strong possibility with this property. Home can be sold partly furnished (seller making list of items that do not stay).
ESSEX CHARMING! Enjoy all that Essex Village has to offer from your charming in town 2- bedroom condo. Formally a ship captain's residence, the Jesse Braddock house retains much of its historic charm. Just 2 blocks from Main Street restaurants, shops and the Connecticut River'¦ this is the best value in Essex village. One of the few condo's in the building to enjoy its' very own outdoor space'¦ this unit has a rooftop deck with CT River views! Make this a great weekend retreat or a year-round home. HOA's include partial heat, property maintenance, trash removal, insurance and water. Improvements include new carpet, paint, bathroom upgrades and custom built-ins in the kitchen. Fall in love with Essex and come see why it's been named one of the Best Small Towns in America!
This is a MUST SEE: This 1930's completely renovated/remodeled two bed; two bath home sits atop the hillside of 2.11 acres. Enter the main floor into the spacious office and separate bedroom, and main floor full bath, main floor mudroom/laundry room. Beautiful kitchen with maple cabinetry, extends into the dining room. With a step onto Oak flooring, the living room is beautifully done with high end finishes, access to your own private deck ideal for gatherings. The entire second floor boasts the Primary Bedroom suite with its walk-in closet.Looking for a place to unwind? A bonus room in this Primary Suite is the perfect spot to create your own private lounge area. This room can be used for a quiet reading area, a cozy nap space, or watching your favorite television show; could potentially be converted into two separate bedrooms. LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION; located in a commercial district, this exquisite residential mixed-used property has extraordinary potential for businesses alike. With both a river and a train running through it, Essex puts the 'bustle' into village life, serving as a vibrant center for a wide spectrum of amenities; Professional services, retail and health care. Hop aboard the Essex Steam Train. Paddle or skate down the Falls River. Art Galleries.Antiques. Boutiques. Home DÃ©cor. Boat DÃ©cor. Take a leisurely stroll and browse the shops for unique and sought-after fashions, gifts and more. DON'T MISS OUT! This property is anything but ordinary!
This is a unique property...a special blend of old and new, all sited in close proximity to the quintessential Village of Essex...definitely a "must see!" Highly recognized residence known as the "Milestone House" pays tribute to its history while exhibiting modern amenities throughout. An architecturally designed addition incorporates a stunning master suite with private balcony, a commodious bath and walk-in closets, as well as a two-bay garage. The spacious chef's kitchen is perfect for casual dining and entertaining and is highlighted by a separate Butler's Pantry. The large living room displays a wood-burning fireplace and flows into an adjacent garden room. The public rooms are filled with natural light and exude charm and warmth, and feature custom mill work and quality appointments. Well designed landscaped rear property welcomes outdoor living and entertaining with a beautiful stone terrace. Currently this property does not offer any appliances. Sold as is.
Live where you work! This cute as a button, fresh and newly remodeled Cape has a lot 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 utility 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 amenities. 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.
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.
ESSEX VILLAGE, a short walk gets you into the middle of the Best of 100 Small Towns in America and 1,000 Place to See Before You Die. Lot's of privacy being on the end of a cul-de-sac in an area of beautiful homes. A winding driveway leads to this charming home. You can enter through the spacious mud room with all the built-ins or enter through the front door that looks out to a professionally landscaped lawn. Once in the home you will feel the open space living you have been looking for. The oversized living room with wood burning fireplace has views of the outside deck accessed by a bank of french doors. The kitchen with breakfast bar has stainless appliances,and recessed lighting. Around the corner is the first floor laundry area which leads out to the large deck and entrance to the garage. The front den/office has a full bath that can be converted to a first floor bedroom. The open staircase takes you to the second floor and 3 bedrooms. The smaller bedroom has a half bath and down the hallway is the master bedroom that runs from back to front of the house. Two generous closets in the master plus it's loaded with windows for a lot of natural light. Master bathroom with tub shower and designer sink with window for natural light. A good sized third bedroom down the hall rounds out the second floor living space. The grounds are beautiful, surrounded by stone walls and seasoned landscaping and lots of room for a garden. Short distance to mass transit to both NY and Boston.
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.
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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.
A gracious private estate set on a two-acre level lot just minutes from Essex village shops, restaurants, marinas, yacht clubs, the Griswold Inn, CT River Museum, and the CT River! Retreat to a world of quiet elegance with a touch of European panache. Substantial updates and tasteful additions abound. The chef's kitchen features its own pasta station, butler's pantry, wine chiller, island, and a casual dining area enhanced by bay windows. A fireplace anchors the adjacent great room gathering space. Gleaming walnut flooring 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 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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