374 South Main Street, West Hartford

374 South Main Street, West Hartford

Enjoy historic character with modern updates in this 1820s Federal style home! A side entry opens to the spacious and bright foyer. The foyer space was the home’s original kitchen, and includes an oversized hearth, turned stairs, wall paneling and more. French doors bring you into the formal living, which features a fireplace and built ins. An oversized pocket door leads to the dining room, with a fireplace and corner cabinet. The rear wing was

19 Woodside Circle, Hartford’s West End

19 Woodside Circle, Hartford

Don’t miss this jewel in Hartford’s West End, where staying home is a luxury! The living room with wood burning fireplace showcases the indoor-outdoor living of this Colonial. Open to the fireplaced dining room and kitchen, the living room also has French doors to the inviting exterior spaces in the back yard. The updated kitchen includes a large island with seating and is appointed with quality appliances and finishes. The main level also includes a

156 North Main Street, West Hartford

156 North Main

156 North Main Street is a classic brick Colonial with all the right details. A professionally landscaped front yard with newly paved driveway with turnaround, and stone paver walkway welcomes you. Enter into a foyer with coat closet that opens to the main hall. The wide living room is a comfortable spot to relax with built-in shelving, a bay window, and a gas fireplace. Entertain in the formal dining room with a built-in corner cabinet,

Accent Bricks

Accent Bricks

I always enjoy seeing this home as I drive by – the accents give it a little something extra. It would still be a very handsome home without the details, being a brick structure from 1923 (according to the town). The accents give it a slight Victorian vibe that I usually don’t see done in this area. There are other homes out there with accent bricks, you just have to be on the lookout for

It’s a Brick. House.

I learned something interesting today during a home inspection, so I thought I would pass it along. Take a look at the photo below. Is this house solely brick exterior construction or is it brick and stud construction (essentially the brick is only a veneer)? How can you tell? This home, built in 1884 according to town records, is solely brick exterior construction. That means there are several layers of brick which make up the