ON THE MARKET: Wallingford’s ‘Hobbit House’ listed for $334,900

ON THE MARKET: Wallingford’s ‘Hobbit House’ listed for $334,900


WALLINGFORD – A custom stone and wood home dubbed the “Hobbit House” at 1431 Tuttle Avenue is on the market for $334,900.

An open house for interested buyers will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.

The unique property is privately set on 1.78 wooded acres which feature a picturesque babbling brook and a rear deck for nature watching.

The main level of the 2,093-square-foot split level boasts a large chef’s kitchen, dining area, an expanded great room with original wide-pine floors, vaulted ceiling and massive fireplace, foyer, large first floor bedroom office, full bath and laundry. The upstairs features a master bedroom with walk-in closet. In addition to the rear deck, the property features a two-car heated garage, and a newly-installed pet underground fence. It has extra insulation, storm and Thermopane windows.

According to the listing, the owners are relocating out of state.

Address: 1431 Tuttle Avenue

Price: $334,900

Year built: 1940

Size: 2,093 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 2-car garage

Taxes: $6,532

Schools: Parker Farms Elementary, Moran Middle School, Sheehan High School.

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