256 Governors Hill Rd Oxford, CT 06478
  • For Sale
  • Single Family

256 Governors Hill Rd Oxford, CT 06478 Get directions

$399,900 $188/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 2 Baths 1 Partial Bath 2,128 Sq. ft. 130,680 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Stylecolonial_revival
  • Age 47 Years
  • MLS# 170273430
  • Listed 1 Month 9 Days Ago


Follow the stone lined, level NEW DRIVEWAY to this 3 Bedroom Colonial beautifully set on 3 private acres with oversized 3+ car garage! NEW ROOF, NEW SIDING, NEW FURNACE! Traditional floor plan with entry foyer to the front to back living room with hardwood floors, built in bookcases and fireplace. The formal dining room has beadboard, hardwood floors and crown molding. Beautiful UPDATED kitchen with Silestone counter tops, island/breakfast bar, tile backsplash, high-end upgraded stainless steel appliances and opens to the family room with wetbar, skylights and French doors to the deck. Mudroom with builtins has both exterior and garage access. Master bedroom on 2nd floor with walk-in closet, remodeled bathroom with jetted tub and separate glass door shower. Two additional bedrooms, recently remodeled full bath and generous size laundry/exercise room also on second floor. LEVEL 3 acres - Private yard with pool with wrap around deck and Sunsetter motorized 18ft awning. Security system, back up Generator for well, furnace etc; newer interior and exterior doors, Pella tilt-in windows. Car lovers, hobbyists take note! OVERSIZED garage with front and side entry with 20x20 loft storage and hot and cold water for washing cars! Great commuting location. Minutes to schools, tennis court, playground, shopping!



  • Oven/Range
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Laundry Features: Location: upper, Upper Level

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 7
  • Family Room Dimensions: 13.0 x 12.0
  • Living Room Dimensions: 14.0 x 23.0
  • Family Room Level: Main
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Family Room Features: French Doors, Skylight, Wet Bar
  • Living Room Features: Built-Ins, Fireplace, Hardwood Floor
  • Basement Description: Full, Unfinished, Concrete Floor


  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bedroom 1 Dimensions: 14.0 x 15.0
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 14.0 x 15.0
  • Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 10.0 x 11.0
  • Bedroom 1 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 1 Features: Full Bath, Hardwood Floor, Hydro-Tub
  • Bedroom 2 Features: Hardwood Floor
  • Bedroom 3 Features: Hardwood Floor

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Heating Features: Heat Fuel Type: Oil, Heat Type: Baseboard, Zoned
  • Heating Fuel: Oil
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1


  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1

Interior Features

  • Auto Garage Door Opener
  • Cable - Available
  • Open Floor Plan
  • Security System

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Dimensions: 13.0 x 11.0
  • Dining Room Features: Hardwood Floor
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 14.0 x 12.0
  • Kitchen Features: Breakfast Bar, Granite Counters, Island, Tile Floor
  • Kitchen Level: Main

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Awnings
  • Deck
  • French Doors
  • Gutters
  • Lighting
  • Stone Wall
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 130680

Pool and Spa

  • Pool Features: Above Ground Pool, Vinyl, Solar Cover

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Secluded, Level Lot, Lightly Wooded
  • Lot Size Acres: 3.0

Garage and Parking

  • Driveway: Asphalt
  • Garage Spaces: 4
  • Garage Description: Tandem, Attached Garage

School Information

  • Elementary School: Per Board of Ed
  • High School: Oxford

Homeowners Association

  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 5185
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: New Haven
  • Directions: GPS 256 Governors Hill Rd. Oxford
  • Source Property Type: Single Family For Sale
  • Postal Code Plus 4: Post
  • Zoning: RESA
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Square Feet Living: 2128
  • Year Built: 1973
  • Attic: Attic Description: Access Via Hatch, Attic YN: Y
  • Building Exterior Type: Vinyl Siding, Stone
  • Construction Materials: Frame
  • Foundation Details: Concrete
  • Green Energy Efficient: Ridge Vents, Thermopane Windows
  • Property Age: 47
  • House Style: Colonial
  • Total Above Grade Area: 2128


  • Sewer: Septic
  • Water Source: Private Well

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
NA Quaker Farms School PK-2 0.6 mi
6 Great Oak School 6-8 0.4 mi
8 Oxford High School 9-12 2.3 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 256 Governors Hill Rd

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-04-03 Price Changed $399,900 $187 SMARTMLS
2020-03-15 Price Changed $405,900 $190 SMARTMLS
2020-03-09 Price Changed $419,000 $196 SMARTMLS
2020-02-25 Listed $429,000 $201 SMARTMLS

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.