MADISON: Overlooking the Neck River in River Edge Farms, this gracious home enjoys spectacular river and marsh views. A blue stone patio surrounds the pool with a dock just steps away for kayaking/canoeing. 4 BRs, 3.1 baths. $799,900 Gigi Giordano Taylor 860-767-5390 or Karen Stephens 203-245-1593
GUILFORD: Enjoy dramatic views of the setting sun over the Thimble Islands from this 5 BR waterfront Colonial with sandy beach on Joshua’s Cove which offers swimming, clamming, kayaking and more. $950,000 Jonathan Wallace, 203-453-6511 x2124
CLINTON: Spectacular waterfront property offering breathtaking views from every room. Extraordinary home overlooks LI Sound and Hammonassett Natural Area Preserve. $699,000 Matt Healy, 203-453-6511 x2128
Contemporary Flair is the designing concept for this spacious colonial home. Sited beautifully the slight up slope to the front yard gives a majestic feel. The landscaped garden flanks the broad front brick walk. The level rear yard has a large ground level deck and nice lawn area. The paved driveway gives good access to the two car attached garage and has generous extra parking. Upon entry to the house the two story foyer gives a promise of light and air. The front of the house is for the formal rooms: big formal dining room and larger living room with wood burning fireplace. The rear of the house is where everyone hangs out. The cathedral ceilings span the kitchen, casual dining area, and family room. the kitchen has a center island, granite counters and the bonus of a separate serving area with wet bar and wine rack. An active cook will be happy in this kitchen! Adjacent is the casual eating area which opens to the family room with another fireplace. There is easy access to the large deck and yard. A real plus in this house is the first floor master bedroom suite. This very spacious bedroom has a large walk-in closet and newly remodeled master bath - very luxurious! The stair to the second floor is from the front foyer at the upper landing is a "bridge" which overlooks the foyer and the casual dining area. There are three bedrooms and a bath. All second floor bedrooms have cathedral ceilings and special windows. Two bedrooms are very large.
Southern Comfort inspirations this home design. Broad stairs, covered upper deck and ground level patio overlook the landscaped yard, heated pool, cabana. Inside: high ceilings, open floor plan, 2 fireplaces, cook’s kitchen and an “oh so sweet” Master Suite are a few of the special amenities. $769,000
Peace and Tranquility define this contemporary styled colonial at the entry to Sachem's Head area. Surrounded by woods the open lawn is enhanced by perennial gardens, an inground pool, and spacious ground level deck. In the house, though listed as a 4 bedroom home there are many more places to sleep (or have offices or studios). The kitchen, with chef's gas range, is filled with light, has a wood burning fireplace and large center island. The home has a wonderful great room with built-in bookcases, custom windows and cathedral ceiling. The front hall opens to a turned staircase and has an air lock entry and a fireplace. Off the foyer is a small study. The first floor has a dining room that opens onto the deck, a bedroom, full bath, laundry and study (bedroom) with cathedral ceiling. Upstairs there is a large bedroom with a wall of closets, another small bedroom, full bath and a spacious master bedroom with dressing room and large ensuite bath. The home has two garage bays under the house and a full, unfinished, walkout basement. The property is just minutes to the Guilford town center, the town beach on Trolley Road and the West Woods hiking trails. This is a home built for fabulous entertaining and full living.
Renovated - Turn-key. A classic cape has been reborn. New Kitchen and three new baths. The Foyer is the hub of the new "open concept" Living Room with Fireplace, Dining Room and Kitchen. Distinct spaces and a great feeling of open-ness. There is a Den on the first floor which provides a great get-away. Three bedrooms and two full baths are on the first floor including a large master with en-suite bath. Upstairs is a second master with extra bedroom and full bath. - a great retreat. There are massive unfinished attic spaces that could be finished for more living space. there is a room in the basement, with walk-out , that the current owners use as a gym. The house is sited in a lovely yard with level lawns and some mature shade trees. Driving up the curved driveway gives a great first impression of this home. Located just a mile to the Historic Guilford Green and also close to the beaches, shopping and transportation this home has a country feel with all the conveniences of in-town living.
LYME: Enjoy the sights & sounds of Whalebone Creek from the new deck off sliders from new kitchen. This lovely 2BR/1.1 bath Colonial on 1.4 acres has been completely transformed! New electric/plumbing throughout, Hardwood floors, granite. Move right in. $289,500 Carol Ochsenfeld, 860-767-5390 x3128
Welcome home! Custom built Colonial south of Route 1 offers style, space and convenience. Formal living and dining, main level office, kitchen great room open to huge dining/ family room and doors to sun room and patio. Well thought out space with second stair case to 3BR, 2 Baths and laundry area- makes for perfect au pair care situation. The MBR suite enjoys a "nook" that is perfect for exercise, nursery or study area, his and her walk-in closets, whirlpool bath- Total of 4BR, 3 baths up. Lower level completely finished for fun. Extra touches include crown molding, columns and chair rail, paneled trim along turn staircase and foyer. Minutes to Yale, New Haven, beach, shops and town center. Simply lovely. 3895 SF $629,900