Water Views
14 Rackett Lane, Essex, CT
$ 3,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#170529434
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityEssex
  • Zip06426
  • StyleColonial
  • Price$ 3,500,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6978
  • Lot Size0.55 Acres
Data Source:
Smart MLS
Property Description

Magnificent! Majestic! 14 Rackett Lane is an Essex Village Masterpiece! Located on a quiet Lane this stunning property has a 25' waterfront access and Amazing unobstructed deeded views of South Cove on the Connecticut River. Spectacular Architectural molding is found throughout the home! This is a 5 BR home with 1 BR apt. The Elegant Foyer leads to a Fabulous Living Room with Coffered Ceiling, Beautiful Fireplace & Custom Wet Bar. Library has Walnut bookcases & floors, coffered ceiling, & black granite fireplace. Perfect for your office or just relaxing. A Formal Dining Room has floor to ceiling windows, hardwood floors & coffered ceiling. The Butler's Pantry is conveniently located between the Dining room & Kitchen A Chef's Kitchen has a gorgeous marble island, 6 burner Wolff range, custom tile backsplash, pizza oven, Subzero and Dining Area. A bright beautiful sunroom overlooks the travertine patio, stonewall, gardens and Hartley English Greenhouse. The amazing Primary Bedroom Suite is on the second floor with views of Cove, beautiful fireplace, spacious sitting room with FP and huge walk-in closet. Also on this level is a laundry room & pretty BR with ensuite bath. The third level has a sitting room, two additional BRs & bath. The lovely lower level has a wine cellar, gym with steam shower, media room, family room, office , BR & bath. A wonderful apartment is located over the three car garage. Outstanding property in the famous Connecticut River Valley Village of Essex!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Essex Elementary School Regional District 4 Middle School Regional District 4 High School
Price History
11/18/2022 Listed $3,650,000
7/25/2023 5% - $3,500,000

General Features

Interior Features Auto Garage Door Opener,Cable - Available,Central Vacuum,Security System
Exterior Features Deck,Lighting,Patio,Porch,Shed,Stone Wall
Zoning RU
Exclusions See Inclusion/Exclusion Addendum
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Year Built 2009
Neighborhood Essex Village
Style Colonial
Heater Type Hot Air
County Middlesex
Tax Year July 2023-June 2024
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Active
Acres 0.55
Directions Saybrook Road to Rackett Lane to #14 on right
High School Regional District 4
City Essex
Energy Features Thermopane Windows
Street Name Rackett
Elementary School Essex
Sq Ft Total 6978
DOM 461
Video Tour Y/N Yes
Year Built Source Public Records

Interior Features

Cooling System Central Air
Basement Description Fully Finished
Total Fireplaces 4
Total Rooms 14
Hot Water 50 Gallon Tank
Total Bathrooms 6
Total Bedrooms 6

Exterior Features

Water Source Private Well,Shared Well
Garage Parking Attached Garage
Lot Description Water View,Professionally Landscaped
Color Tan
WaterfrontDescription Frontage,River,View,Walk to Water


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 06426

AVG $1.53M
AVG 154
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1912
AVG 32
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data

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