Wonderful Mini estate located on 2.46 magical acres in the heart of Newtown. The main house was built in 1879 and was the home of the Maple Tree Farms family. In the late 30â€™s Kate Smith the famed vocalist known for her rendition of God Bless America, transformed the house into a gracious living space. The main house features a 900 sq ft wrap around porch that is simply magnificent and offers amazing views of the property and awesome entertaining space. Beaded pine paneling throughout, a butler pantry, stone fireplace, 4 bedrooms, 2 and a half baths and finished space and an fantastic third floor with built in closets and a full bath. The updated features include a natural gas heating, central air, and a whole house water softener. The guest house offers 1400 additional sq ft with 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, a great room with fireplace, updated kitchen, washer and dryer and central air. Great for a family compound or rental income â€“ estimate $1800 - $2000 a month. The property also includes a detached garage with studio space, there is also a utility building that has plumbing, but will need some tlc, handcrafted stone walls, an many specimen trees including Oak, Coper Beach, Gingko, Georgia Sweet Gum, and Black Walnut trees. So many opportunities here, family compound, home office in the additional buildings, workshop - the list is long. All of this just 1.5 hours from NYC and minutes from the center of Newtown.