Some or all of the listings below are provided by the Old Lyme/Old Saybrook/Essex office.

Old Lyme Area Single Family Home


7 Bittersweet Lane Old Lyme, CT 06371

4 Bed
4 Baths
2821 sqft
MLS# 170546416
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Fall in love with this handsome Old Lyme village Colonial tucked privately in the center of it all, yet a world away. The village location makes an easy walk to top ranked middle/high schools, full day 4 Y.O. pre-school, town hall, library, churches, galleries, shops – even a barber shop. OLCC golf/pool, paddle/tennis is 1000’ away. You are greeted with high ceilings and architectural millwork, light and space, warmed by clay tile and wide board floors. Find a large eat-in kitchen and a lofty great room opening to the heated porch with bluestone floor. A formal living or dining room can double as a first-floor office. The well-planned mudroom/laundry/landing zone is well set off the kitchen with great storage. Completing the first floor is the primary bedroom and full bath. Upstairs find 3 BRs, one with a deck and views. There is a full bath and expansive cedar closet. The partially finished lower level offers game/fitness space and storage not included in the SF. Here you’ll find a green, efficient geothermal heating/cooling system. Outside, the three-season covered porch, patio and deck offer great flow for entertaining. The cul-de-sac location is superb with level, open grounds and a partially fenced, pet friendly rear yard. Incredible boating and paddle adventures await along with white sand beaches just down the road. The Nature Conservancy calls this area, "One of the last great places on earth." We agree. Make this your forever home. Home NOT in an AE flood zone.
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Old Lyme/Old Saybrook/Essex / Nancy Mesham

Essex Village Area Single Family Home


18 Ox Bow Lane Essex, CT 06426

3 Bed
3 Baths
2871 sqft
MLS# 170512586
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Rich in architectural detail, this classic shingle style residence offers the perfect balance of relaxed and refined. Custom built for the current owner and designed by award-winning architect Scot Samuelson the timeless and elegant floor plan focuses on clean simple lines allowing interior spaces to blend beautifully with the natural surroundings. A private drive leads to a welcoming front porch and the well-appointed entrance is sure to make a great first impression. The Chef’s kitchen with a separate walk-in-pantry features a center island, custom cabinets, stainless appliances and plenty of counter space. A small dining area is perfect for everyday gatherings while the formal dining room is ideal for those special occasions. The light-filled living room with custom built-in’s is centered around a charming wood-burning fireplace & leads to a private deck with an outdoor hearth. Around the corner is a private porch overlooking park-like grounds…ideal for entertaining. A private study and half bath complete the first level. Upstairs you'll find the primary suite with a spa-like bath, dressing room & private balcony, two lovely guest rooms, a full bath and the laundry area. Boarded by natural stone walls and Essex Land Trust property the property offers ample space for a pool, workshop/garage, studio or all of your gardening needs. This unique home will combine a unique investment with a wonderful way of life for years to come..schedule a private showing today.
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Old Lyme/Old Saybrook/Essex / Margaret "Peg" Mitchel

Haddam Area Single Family Home


76 Timms Hill Road Haddam, CT 06438

5 Bed
3 Baths
4095 sqft
MLS# 170550419
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Nestled in a natural setting, this majestic, five bedroom, 4095 sq ft colonial, is a welcome retreat providing tranquility and comfort. The southern exposure fills the living room and dining room with wonderful natural light. The updated kitchen with breakfast nook and commercial appliances, is a joy to cook in and enjoy casual meals. The family room offers a more rustic feel with its barn board walls, built-in bookcases and wood-burning fireplace. Treat yourself to a first floor primary suite with gas fireplace, large walk-in closet and full bath including a steam shower and jacuzzi tub. The wide staircase in the front foyer leads to the four additional bedrooms, all with walk-in closets, and a sizable full bath with tub and shower stall. There is plenty of accessible storage in the two walkup attics. The interior has been re-painted, hardwood floors refinished, and second floor carpeting replaced. Never worry about a power outage again with the automatic generator! The in-ground pool, although in need of repair, is gracefully set in the rocky landscape with a bluestone patio and cabana in a fenced-in area. Native Mountain laurel and granite outcroppings help create a no-frills, natural landscape. Located in the Colonial Village Association, an enclave of fine homes steps from Cockaponset State Forest. You can enjoy the surrounding nature or travel a short distance to access the CT River at Haddam Meadows State Park or visit the theater at the close-by Goodspeed Opera House.
Listing Courtesy of SMART MLS / Old Lyme/Old Saybrook/Essex / Shelly Cumpstone