Experience the historic charm of this Russell F. Barker designed European Inspired Chalet. Truly 1 of a kind home boasting exquisite quality thruout featuring beautiful architectural details seldom found in New England. Special home offers much attention to old world craftsmanship incl a wraparound upper balcony w/intricate hand carved hearts. dramatic 2-story open floor plan highlights significant windows & flows gracefully for grand entertaining yet comfortable enough for everyday gatherings. Converted gas FP hand carved mantle. Home of distinction has historic character, plaster walls adorned w/subtle faux d cor & gorgeous unique hanging dome lights & built-in banquet seating perfect for thE versatility of the unique floor plan. Enjoy gourmet cooking in remod kit w/stainless appl/2 prep areas, each w/sink & DW, ample custom cabinetry, beautiful backsplash & granite counters. Sunny & bright separate eating area perfect for family dinners. Enter the second floor through the gracious appointed staircase with a landing leading to upper exterior verandah, MBsuite w/remod Bth, WI Closet & 2 addition BRM Suites. 3rd fl with huge bonus rm/2brms & FBTH. TAX ABATEMENT HIGHLY POSSIBLE! SELLER INCENTIVE TOWARDS TAXES walking distance to renowned Elizabeth Park. Short distance to West Hartford, Center, Blue Back Square, places of worship, schools, parks , bus line and medical facilities.