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Higganum Area Single Family Home


389 Saybrook Road Haddam, CT 06441

3 Bed
3 Baths
2639 sqft
MLS# 170588991
An elegant antique home in the Higganum Landing historic district offered for the first time in over 20 years. The Levi Ward house was built in 1799 during the area’s heyday as a river port and ship building center. Expertly re-imagined for today’s living, the property offers 5 acres, an in-town setting of wide lawns, stone walls, a two-car carriage garage, two gardener's sheds, a gunite pool and walking access to village amenities (restaurants, groceries, etc.). The home’s discerning style is evident with handcrafted cabinetry, millwork, and décor. A wide hearth fireplace, chestnut, pine and oak floors, high ceilings and authentic windows throughout give a nod to the provenance of this beautiful home. The classic Center Hall Federal floorplan flows easily for entertaining and relaxed living. The chef’s kitchen was thoughtfully rebuilt with Crown Point cabinetry, a Wolf gas range and Subzero refrigerator while the bathrooms have been modernized with Waterworks fixtures. The gracious interior offers over 2,600 sq. ft. of living space. Outside, find a pea stone driveway, detached garage with workbench area and studio space for use as a home office or gym, and a sparkling pool area. With a level yard allowing for many outdoor uses, this home is a perfect place to live full-time or as a weekend getaway. Located between Boston and New York, close to boat launches, local parks, the Goodspeed Opera House and only 20 minutes from the Connecticut shoreline and 1/2 hour from Hartford.
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Coldwell Banker Realty / Jane Zennario

Grassy Hill Area Single Family Home


281 Beaver Brook Road Lyme, CT 06371

4 Bed
2 Baths
2915 sqft
MLS# 170579418
Sited amongst the gentle rolling hills and sweeping farmlands of Lyme, this special antique colonial was built over 3 different centuries! From the grand stairwell, hand hewn beams, wide board floors, fireplaces (one with beehive oven) - to the updated well designed kitchen/pantry/sunroom with cathedral ceilings and skylights plus lots of glass, this home melds the grace of the past with the current style and trends of present day. All custom cabinets by local premier cabinet maker Bill Robinson. This home is rich in history - the original simple cape was built in 1750, a more elegant addition was added in 1865, and in 1997 a completely new kitchen open to a sunroom was added respectively with the quaint red barn being original to the house. There are high ceilings and oversized windows in BR's and the baths have been updated with granite, flooring & some cabinetry. LR has recessed lighting with exposed beams and DR has french shelving along one wall. There is a full house generator - propane owned. The grounds boast brick walkways, an inground pool with landscaped gardens, patio, barn and a detached 2 car garage. A pleasant, private back yard leads into some wooded areas where Beaver Brook traverses the back boundary of the property. Property is also close by to the Nehantic State Forest. Lovely and inviting home!
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Coldwell Banker Realty / Jackie Nowell

Ocean Beach Area Single Family Home


740 Ocean Avenue New London, CT 06320

4 Bed
4 Baths
3835 sqft
MLS# 170587272
Explore all the treasures New London has to offer in this perfectly placed near Century Old Gem built in 1924, with newly constructed Post & Beam Barn situated on 0.56 acres on Ocean Ave. Featuring over 3800 sqft of original New England Style construction, 4 BR and 3.5 BATHs. A beautifully crafted, sweeping stair case upon entry, leading up to a 2nd story landing w/ walls of shelving, bedrooms & primary with ensuite bath. The lower level features a more recently updated kitchen, Butlers Pantry with cabinets & storage galore, Mudroom, A gorgeous arched window encased sun room; Study w/built in bookcase & fireplace exuding warmth & traditional charm. 2 more fireplaces for added ambiance. Built-ins, crafted moldings, & hardwood floors can be admired throughout. Bonus space located in separate wing - perfect for office space/extra storage. Newer roof/solar panels. The benefits of owning this home don't end there! Step outside and view the well constructed Post & Beam Barn build in 2023, offering approx. 1,935 sqft w/ upper loft & Anderson Windows. The possibilities & utilization of this space are endless. The intricate details & craftsmanship of this Colonial are sure to capture you. With restoration & grounds maintenance the original beauty of this estate will glow once again. This near Seaside Location provides the luxury & convenience to access Ocean Beach -1 mile. Mitchell College, Harkness ,waterfront dining & attractions. Min to CT College,Electric Boat & Groton Sub-base.
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Coldwell Banker Realty / Tina Pappalardo