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HOLLYWOOD HISTORY IN THE LITCHFIELD HILLS Feel the history of Hollywood when you step up to this original 4-bd 2-ba antique in the rolling hills of Roxbury. Marilyn Monroe, Arthur Miller and other movie legends have spent time here, sipping on hard cider brewed by early owner Percy Beardsley. Most recent owner is screenwriter David Shaber, famous for classic films The Warriors and The Hunt for Red October, the latter of which was written right on these grounds. Wander out back into the little red barn which was Shaber's writing studio, with authentic barnwood interior, cozy reading loft and working stone fireplace. You’ll feel plenty of peace and inspiration as you hike 7.5 usable acres of the property, occupying both sides of Good Hill Road to allow for total control over your privacy. (Plots deeded separately.) Read all of your favorite books as you cozy up to three unique fireplaces in the main house. Take note of authentic 19th Century details like the summer kitchen with brick bread oven and hidden trap door leading to the original well. (New well dug up the hill in recent times!) And don’t miss the one-of-a-kind, decorative wrought iron fence out front, originally surrounding the Roxbury town monument on Church Street before being brought to its final home here in front of 222 Good Hill Road. Don’t miss this opportunity to get tranquility and charm steeped in Hollywood history at a TLC price!

Address: 222 Good Hill Road
State: CT
City: Roxbury
County: Litchfield
Zip Code: 06783
MLS#: 170126326
MLS Area:
Taxes: $7,420

Price History

Date Price Event Change MLS#:
12/6/2018 $480,000 List Price 170126326

Assigned School Zones

  • Elementary School:Booth Free
  • Middle School:
  • High School:Per Board Of Ed

Nearby Schools

Booth Free School(K-5)
Mitchell Elementary School(K-5)5
Brown Tufts Montessori(Preschool-K)
Integrated Star Preschool Program(Preschool-Preschool)
Creative Arts Studio(Preschool-K)
Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory(Preschool-12)
The Arch Bridge School(3-12)5
Woodbury Middle School(6-8)4
Shepaug Valley High School(6-12)4
Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory(Preschool-12)
The Arch Bridge School(3-12)5
Shepaug Valley High School(6-12)4
Nonnewaug High School(9-12)3
Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory(Preschool-12)
The Arch Bridge School(3-12)5

Interior Details

  • Appliances:Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher
  • Amenities:Golf Course, Health Club, Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Private School(S), Stables/Riding, Tennis Courts
  • Features:
  • Furnished:
  • Floor Type:
  • Cooling:Window Unit
  • Heating:Baseboard, Hot Air, Wood/Coal Stove
  • Basement Details:Full
  • Fuel:Electric,Oil,Wood
  • Other Rooms:14

Exterior Details

  • Home Construction
  • Features:Barn, Patio
  • WaterFront Description:Not Applicable
  • Exposure:
  • Roof Type:Asphalt Shingle
  • Garage Spaces:
  • Pool:No
  • Utilities:
  • Lot Description:Lightly Wooded
  • Foundation:Block,Stone
  • Exterior:Clapboard,Vertical Siding
  • Sewer:Septic

Community Details

  • HOA: $0/mo
    Fees Include:
  • Misc:Single Family For Sale

Rental Information

  • Rental Income:$0
  • Rental Number:0
  • Directions:Per GPS

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Property Information Last Updated: 12/12/2018 12:00:13 PM
Property Listed By William Raveis Real Estate


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