A sprawling Connecticut estate where Mark Twain lived from 1908 until his death in 1910 is on the market for $ 3.9 million.
The estate is known as “Stormfield” and shares a name with a character in one of Twain’s short stories. The celebrated American author is best known for his works “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.”
Stormfield spans 28.53 acres, per the listingand is located on the appropriately named Mark Twain Lane in Redding, Connecticut.
The current owners bought the home in September 2003 for $ 3.45 million, per county records.
The home has been on and off the market since it was first listed in June 2014 for $ 4 million, per listing records. It’s been listed at $ 3.9 million since September.
The median sales price for single-family homes in Redding is $ 531,000 for April 2022, per the latest data from William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty.
Stormfield is the second most expensive single-family home listing in Redding, with the first being a $ 16 million country manor, per real-estate platform Realtor.com.
Laura Freed Ancona with William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty holds the listing.