Children's Author-Illustrator Tasha Tudor's Bucolic Redding Estate Lists for $3.85M



The pastoral Tudor estate sits on 20 acres in Redding.The renowned children’s author-illustrator Tasha Tudor lived on a farm in Redding as a young girl, a bucolic childhood that would be reflected in her work. Their homestead featured the tearoom her mother operated in the house; farm animals, including the milking cow Tasha called her own; woodlands and fields of wildflowers. If that sounds like pastoral perfection to you, check out the Tudor’s 20-acre estate, on a road now called Tudor Road, newly listed for $3,850,000. The Federal-style main house has such fully refurbished antique charms as wide-board flooring, exposed beams and original cabinetry and fireplaces. More modern amenities include a state-of-the-art kitchen with an Aga cooker, among other top-quality appliances, a saltwater pool and terrace, and a one-time schoolhouse that’s now an office. The landscaped grounds also offer a rose garden, a chicken coop, kitchen gardens and an apple orchard. Karla Murtaugh of Neumann Real Estate has the listing.

The cozy family room.

The living room features exposed beams.

The kitchen features a center island.

French doors in the breakfast area lead out to the yard.

The formal dining room is rustic and elegant.

The sitting room features wood crown molding and a chair rail.

One of the bedrooms.

A bathroom features a standing marble shower and a soaking tub.

The grounds feature a pool.

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95 West Road, Canton, CT
Enchanting country home/studio/gallery estate of 6,500-square-foot, nestled on 12.3 private acres. Enjoy magnificent views of gardens & specimen trees in sunny, open home with carved stone Italian fireplace, French doors to terrace, koi pond, & stone paths. Steps from the 3,000 SF home is 1,500 SF Studio with walls of windows, sky lights, and radiant heat in floor. Adjacent is 1900 SF Gallery. Buildings have drive-in access, loading docks, 12' walls, cathedral ceilings, concrete floors, air conditioning, and track lighting. Come golf, fly fish, kayak, hike, ski. $1,225,000

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