801 Forest Road New Haven, CT
$ 575,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#170442503
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyNEW HAVEN
  • CityNew Haven
  • Zip06515
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1918
  • Taxes$ 10834
  • Price$ 575,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3636
  • Lot Size1.16 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Stephanie Ellison with Keller Williams Realty Prtnrs.
Data Source:
Smart MLS - 162 - CT
Property Description

Impressive In Every Way! This outstanding 6 Bedroom 3.5 Bath 3,636 sq.ft. Westville colonial is on a rare private 1.16 acre site with a custom stone wall and was the former estate of Richard Gimbel Of Gimbel Brothers Department Store. You’ll be welcomed by a stately foyer with a curved staircase. The oversized rooms are ideal for entertaining and include a front to back Living Room with a coffered ceiling, a fireplace with antique tile surround, and two sets of French doors to a fabulous Sun Room. A beautiful formal Dining Room has 2 corner hutches and picture frame moldings. A newly renovated kitchen features stainless appliances, granite counter tops, and exposed brick. A main level office/den with fireplace and half bath complete the first floor. Beautiful wood flooring in most rooms. Four generously bedrooms on the second floor and 2 full baths; one was newly remodeled with Carrera marble. The third floor would be an ideal Master suite and includes 2 Bedrooms and a full bath. An expansive basement area includes a bomb shelter that would be great as a wine cellar. The serene, park-like yard leaves plenty of room for a pool and your own private oasis. The property is bordered by the Yale Fields and overlooks a lush dense forest. 5 minutes to Yale and close to all major highways. Walk to houses of worship. This one has it all!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Edgewood Elementary School Per Board of Ed Middle School James Hillhouse High School
Price History
10/4/2021 Listed $575,000

General Features

Acres 1.1600
Association Amenities None
Elementary School Edgewood
High School James Hillhouse
In Law Apartment YNP No
Middle School/High School Per Board of Ed
Nearby Amenities Basketball Court, Library, Medical Facilities, Park, Playground/Tot Lot, Shopping/Mall
Neighborhood Westville
New Construction Type No/Resale
Property Type Single Family For Sale
Status Active
Style Colonial
Tax Year July 2021-June 2022
Virtual Tour
Virtual Tour Yn Yes
Waterfront Description Not Applicable
Year Built 1918
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning RS2

Interior Features

Appliances Included Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher
Attic Description Walk-up, Finished, Floored
Basement Description Full With Walk-Out, Unfinished, Concrete Floor, Interior Access, Storage
Beds Total 6
Cooling System Window Unit
Fireplaces Total 2
Fuel Tank Location Non Applicable
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heat Fuel Type Natural Gas
Heat Type Hot Air
Hot Water Description Natural Gas
Interior Features Auto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Available
Laundry Room Info Upper Level
Room Count 11
Rooms Additional Foyer
Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade 2736
Sq Ft Est Heated Below Grade 900
Sq Ft Total 3636
Total Baths 4.00
Total Rooms 10

Exterior Features

Driveway Type Paved, Asphalt
Exterior Features Deck, Gutters, Lighting, Sidewalk, Stone Wall
Foundation Stone
Garage Parking Info Under House Garage, Paved, Off Street Parking
Garages Number 1
Lot Description Lightly Wooded, Rolling, Treed, Fence - Stone
Roof Information Asphalt Shingle
Sewage System Public Sewer Connected
Siding Clapboard, Wood
Water Source Public Water Connected


  • 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 06515

AVG $390K
AVG $8,476
AVG 24
Year Built
AVG 1937
AVG 51
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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