PROPERTIES

Some or all of the listings below are provided by the Old Lyme/Old Saybrook/Essex office.
$1,100,000
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N/A Area Commercial

Active

323 Main Street Old Saybrook, CT 06475

0 Bed
5 Baths
2616 sqft
MLS# 170595498
The landmark James Pharmacy building is fully occupied, operating as the James Pharmacy Bed & Breakfast and restaurant on vibrant Main Street, Old Saybrook. Anna James, daughter of a slave and the first African American female pharmacist owned and operated the iconic pharmacy for decades, residing upstairs. 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 diners a Main Street view. Three B&B guest rooms are well appointed and upscale, each with a fully renovated bath and a gas fireplace. Max. occupancy 6 guests. Innkeeper quarters are on the main level. The building underwent extensive updates and renovations, bringing it to current standards while preserving its beauty and historic architecture. Exterior painting two sides slated for October. A full basement houses mechanicals, exceptional storage and clean storage. Old Saybrook is a popular weekend destination. Sidewalks access a plethora of restaurants, shops, The Kate cultural arts center and Saybrook Station just 2 hours from NY/Boston. Find exceptional beaches, boating, Fenwick or Fox Hopyard Golf a short drive. A vibrant Chamber of Commerce works tirelessly ensuring Old Saybrook businesses have the support they need with Main Street events throughout the year. Limited area lodging ensures the James Pharmacy Bed & Breakfast and restaurant are an option with provenance year-round.
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Coldwell Banker Realty / Nancy Mesham
$945,000
Active

Otter Cove Area Single Family Home

Active

11 Crest Road Old Saybrook, CT 06475

4 Bed
3 Baths
2424 sqft
MLS# 170622784
Enter enchanting Otter Cove and find this stunning, well updated mid-century ranch. A brick rotunda drive sets the tone. Architectural details enhance functional design. The hallmark entry foyer glows. Beyond, the living room is wrapped with sliding doors creating terrific ambiant light. A central fireplace anchors the space. A well designed, updated kitchen sits adjacent the dining room which comfortably accommodates a party of 12! Sliders to the decks offer great transition space overlooking private grounds. Four bedrooms include a primary with superbly renovated bath, a custom bamboo vanity and glass shower. A second BR features an ensuite bath. The fourth bedroom doubles as an office with extensive built ins. Everywhere, there is light and space and a warmth only exceptional design creates. The three-season porch creates a welcoming transition from the home to the garage. The daylight lower level is unfinished with heat and central air opening a host of opportunities for expansion and finishing. There is a second central fireplace, banks of sliders opening to ground level and high ceilings. Currently serving as a woodshop, the space is flanked left and right by terrific storage and mechanical space. Take extra time to tour Otter Cove, an enclave of fine homes with a private beach access (yes, a beach on the CT River!) and open spaces making this an exceptional place to call home. 5 minutes to Saybrook Station rail access and 2 hours to NY and Boston.
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Coldwell Banker Realty / Nancy Mesham
$575,000
Pending

N/A Area Single Family Home

Pending

2 Oakridge Drive Old Lyme, CT 06371

3 Bed
3 Baths
1968 sqft
MLS# 170601137
Welcome to Oakridge, a hidden gem and one of Old Lyme's best kept secrets! A rambling stonewall frames the approach. Outside, find a 2023 new roof, copper accent chimney flashing, vinyl siding and gutters. Inside, find an incredible right-sized design. A well updated kitchen has quartz tops, tile backsplash and stainless appliances with induction range. A fireplace with woodstove insert bridges the space between kitchen and great room. A formal dining room and living room with second fireplace complete the public spaces. There is a powder room and first floor laundry. The entire home features hardwood flooring - except the kitchen and baths have new tile floors. Upstairs find a spacious primary bedroom, well updated full bath, large walk in closet and two additional bedrooms and second renovated full bath. There is an additional 400 SF of heated, walk out basement, a faux bookcase wall and plenty of storage! Outside, there is room for pets and a swing set. A private lane leads to one of the most stunning private beaches on the Connecticut coast with a protected cove and fine powder sand. A gentle grade to deeper water is perfect for swimming and legendary "Crab Rock" entertains tweens for hours! For those who enjoy kayaking, store the kayak and launch from the beach. Larger boats access Long Island Sound via the State boat launch. You'll create 1,000 memories here! A great property!
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Coldwell Banker Realty / Nancy Mesham