Charming home on Rudd Pond Road

Find comfort and charm in this 1843 home, lovingly redone with wonderful porches, pool and preservation of authentic detail. Offered by Elyse Harney Morris and Arlene Shepley of Elyse Harney Real Estate.

Welcome to Breezy Knoll, a vintage home with thoughtful touches and historic charm. Comfortable and inviting from top to bottom, this 1843 home has been lovingly redone with wonderful upgrades like the wrap-around porch and large screened porch with mahogany floors, an outside dining area and comfortable seating space you’ll come back to again and again. Features include a 20’ x 50’ heated Salt Water pool and year-round pool house with kitchenette, wet bath and outside shower, perfect for entertaining or additional guests. The main floor has large living and dining rooms along with a cozy kitchen and access to the porch. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms and a full bath. Open 3rd floor is finished and has plenty of space for all your needs. Close to town and easy access to the Villages of Lakeville and Salisbury, Conn.

What’s the most compelling thing about this property?

This property has a private backyard with a salt water pool/pool house, gaga pit, walking trail and a zip line, all on 2.33 acres. There is a heated screened porch with a sitting and dining area and a wrap around porch. The welcoming home has a warm cozy vibe. There are also some beautiful sunsets overlooking the neighboring field.

For whom is this house perfect?

This home is perfect for a couple who entertains or for a family, because anyone who is a kid at heart will find things and places here to keep them occupied.

What’s the fun thing to do within five miles of this house?

Bike or walk the rail trail. Enjoy restaurants, shops, a movie theater, a farmers market every Saturday and farm stands during the summer and fall. Plus, the Appalachian Trail is nearby for hiking. Or just stay home and enjoy the beautiful pool and grounds.

If this house could talk, what secret would it tell about its history?

This well-maintained home was built in 1843, and its original kitchen still has a beehive oven and a fireplace. Attention has always been paid to preserving the authentic details of the home, with front and back staircases, moldings, pine heart flooring and the original windows.


Interested? Contact Elyse Harney Morris

Elyse Harney Real Estate

Office: 860-435-2200 x102

Mobile: 860-318-5126


11 East Main Street

Salisbury, Conn.

Interested? Contact Arleen Shepley

Elyse Harney Real Estate

Office: 845-877-9776

Mobile: 845-224-8301


36 Main Street

Millerton, n.Y.