323 Main Street Old Saybrook, CT 06475
Listing Courtesy of: SMART MLS / Coldwell Banker Realty / Nancy Mesham / Linda Marsh

  323 Main Street Old Saybrook, CT 06475

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If you are searching for an historic Main Street property, explore converting the iconic James Pharmacy building to a single-family residence. The property is currently a bed and breakfast and a main level bistro. Anna James, the first African American female pharmacist operated and resided at the pharmacy for decades. Her niece, noted novelist Anna Petry, was born here and assisted Miss James. The main floor restaurant retains the historic pharmacy built-ins and soda fountain. Arched glass windows offer Main Street views. Innkeeper quarters are on the main level. Extensive renovation and updates transformed the building to current standards while preserving its historic architecture. Four bedrooms include main level innkeeper quarters and three second floor bedrooms each with an ensuite bath and gas fireplace. There are two half baths on the main level. A full basement houses mechanicals and exceptional storage. All mechanicals are updated including oil heat, central air and the septic system. There is city water. Main Street restaurants, shops, The Kate arts center and Saybrook Station are all a short stroll. Also listed as commercial MLS ID 24006903.

MLS #:
Lot Size
0.25 acres
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Middlesex County

Listed By

Nancy Mesham, Coldwell Banker Realty
Linda Marsh, Coldwell Banker Realty
Last checked Jul 21 2024 at 6:55 PM GMT+0000
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathrooms: 2
Interior Features
  • Cable - Available
  • None
Lot Information
  • Open Lot
  • Level Lot
Property Features
  • Foundation: Stone
Heating and Cooling
  • Steam
  • Hot Water
  • Central Air
Basement Information
  • Interior Access
  • Unfinished
  • Hatchway Access
  • Full
Exterior Features
  • Clapboard
  • Roof: Asphalt Shingle
Utility Information
  • Sewer: Septic
  • Fuel: Oil
School Information
  • Elementary School: Kathleen E. Goodwin
  • Middle School: Old Saybrook
  • High School: Old Saybrook
  • None
Living Area
  • 2,616 sqft
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