Lyme CT Real Estate & Homes for Sale
The median home value in Lyme, CT is $518,750.
the county median home value of $210,400.
The national median home value is $185,800.
The average price of homes sold in Lyme, CT is $518,750.
Approximately 72.62% of Lyme homes are owned,
compared to 13.77% rented, while
13.61% are vacant.
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This beautiful 4 bedroom colonial with 9' first floor ceilings is a rare find in Lyme. With over 2 acres of land and a stones throw away from Lyme Land Trust's Honey Hill Preserve this home offers you privacy and space to stretch your legs (and walk your dog!) Nestled in the Hadlyme area of Lyme this home is convenient to the Hadlyme 4 Corners, Whalebone Cove, The Lyme Library, Fox Hopyard Golf Course, Lyme School and hundreds of acres of open space. Inside you will find a remodeled kitchen with an island, granite counters, stainless appliances and of course, white cabinetry. Hardwood floors through out the lower level, a spacious mud/laundry room and three wonderful spaces in this open plan to relax, work at home or just enjoy your home. Upstairs are 4 bedrooms, but one is currently used as a bonus/media space. The master bedroom features a large walk in closet and super spacious master bath with spa tub and glass door/ shower. The deck is accessed off the family room and a wonderful spot to enjoy nature. A walkout basement gives you a place to finish off if you choose or just enjoy as a storage area. There is room to garden should you choose or just enjoy the easy care landscaping in place. Put this one on your list, it's bound to go fast.
PEACE, QUIET & SERENITY, this glorious secluded waterfront property has it all! Featuring a spectacular home that is flooded with light from walls of windows, a well-appointed guest house, a swimming pool, a first-floor master suite,... all with spectacular ever-changing water views. Perfectly sited on 8.00 private acres overlooking Lord's Cove in the CT River Estuary, the ideal spot to watch sunrise, sunsets, & bird life including bald eagles. This property is truly one-of-a-kind & has never been offered before! The main house is perched on a promontory with spectacular views over the cove to the CT River beyond. The family room is the heart of the home with floor ceiling windows & the warmth of a large stone fireplace. The kitchen with spacious dining area opens to an inviting covered stone patio to the water. Two en-suite bedrooms up also with stunning views. A handsome guest house has an open floor plan & equally beautiful views of the water & is perfectly site just above the waterfront pool. This is a rare offering providing the glory of the Lower CT River & the true privacy away from life's hustle & bustle, all just 10 minutes from town center. This property has it all, a true family retreat. There would be no reason to ever leave with hundreds of acres of conservation land with hiking & horseback riding trails just a short walk down the lane.
Beautifully maintained & extensively upgraded, this dramatic custom home is a showplace of sophisticated style & luxurious details. The home contains many architectural details and finishes including soaring windows and hand-crafted wood ceilings. The open-concept interior is characterized by high ceilings, custom doors, wide plank hardwood flooring, low voltage lighting, large windows & tasteful decorative elements. The welcoming foyer showcases the detailing that is found throughout the home & leads to the Great Room w/fireplace opening into the show-stopping gourmet kitchen which has an endless array of custom upgrades: gas cook tops, double ovens, two dishwashers, ice maker and integrated refrigerators are only the beginning. The entertaining-sized dining room is ideally situated. Quiet office and great mudroom area. This entire living space features expansive glass doors and windows that sweep open and invite you to enjoy the open deck, pool and garden. This sleek oasis is set back and landscaped so you can enjoy privacy while living IN THE HEART OF A VIBRANT WATER COMMUNITY.
Escape to the peace and quiet of Country living. Great Price for 2 homes on 10.70 Acres with a pond! This enchanting European style home comes with a delightful second house on the property for guests, long term visiting family or as an extra income rental. 3 en-suite bedrooms in the main house , each with it's own bath. The first floor master bedroom suite has 3 closets, including one walk-in. Formal living room is off a gracious foyer with hand painted mural and one entire wall of stone. The great room is open to the kitchen with a wrap-around patio over looking the serene 3+ acre pond. A huge stone fireplace graces the great room and all the french doors lead out to the stone patio. The kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, sub zero and was completely updated with custom cabinetry. Downstairs is a full finished basement, office and utility room with an extra pantry and walk out to the perennial garden. The second home is privately located on the property affording full privacy from the main house. This home was custom built in the late 90's and includes a family room with inlaid wood floors, a kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and custom cabinetry. There are 2 bedrooms with a large bath that can serve as a powder room for visiting guests. The laundry is on the main level. This private estate is minutes away from the Hadlyme Country Market and the ferry to Chester. 2 hours from NYC or Boston.
THIS CIRCA 1900 FARMHOUSE CONVENIENTLY LOCATED AT HADLYME 4-CORNERS OFFERS THE UNIQUE BENEFIT OF BOTH RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL ZONING. WITH A PRETTY FRONT PORCH, A REAR PATIO, AND AN OLD BARN OUTBACK, THE PROPERTY IS CURRENTLY USED AS A SINGLE FAMILY HOME. THE LIGHT FILLED 1ST FLOOR HAS A LARGE UPDATED EAT-IN KITCHEN WITH CUSTOM CABINETRY, A SPACIOUS DINING ROOM, A COMFORTABLE LIVING ROOM WITH PERIOD CHARM, A SMALL OFFICE AND HALF BATH. THERE ARE 3 ROOMY BEDROOMS INCLUDING A MASTER WITH EN-SUITE BATH, GENEROUS CLOSETS, & A SECOND FULL BATH UPSTAIRS. A WALK-UP ATTIC MAY PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LIVING SPACE. SOLAR ELECTRIC FURNISHES ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE ECONOMIC POWER COSTS. THE INTERIOR LAYOUT CAN EASILY SATISFY SEVERAL PERMITTED COMMERCIAL USES SUCH AS OFFICE OR RETAIL. WHETHER RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL OR A COMBINATION OF BOTH, THE PROPERTY IS MINUTES TO GILLETTE CASTLE, THE HISTORIC CHESTER-HADLYME FERRY, GOODSPEED OPERA HOUSE, ART MUSEUMS, TOURIST ATTRACTIONS, PUBLIC GOLF COURSES AND RESTAURANTS. THERE IS EASY ACCESS TO NYC, BOSTON, AND HARTFORD. JUST BRING YOUR IMAGINATION! PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROPERTY IS IN THE REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT 18, IT IS IN HADLYME SECTION OF LYME RATHER THAN IN OLD LYME.
NEW CENTRAL AIR SYSTEM. NEW HEATING SYSTEM. ALL INSPECTIONS HAVE BEEN COMPLETED BY THE OWNER and will be available to the buyer. Meticulously maintained 3 story colonial with many unique features. This home features a hidden room over the garage with access through a bookshelf. There is another room behind a stone door hidden in a stone wall. The kitchen has cherry cabinets, a stone fireplace, Subzero refrigerator, Viking double ovens, and 6 burner Viking cooktop. Ten foot ceilings on the first floor. There is custom molding throughout, solid wood 6 panel doors, along with built in book shelves and two stone hearths. The home features 4 bedrooms and an additional office with a closet. The enormous three season porch allows a fabulous view of the wooded back yard. An exterior stone fireplace is great for those evening fires and is large enough to roast a pig. The deck has composite railings and detailed cornice work. Many stamped concrete patios and stone walls. 3 of the 4 bathrooms recently remodeled. Walls and ceilings have been freshly painted. This is a truly amazing home not to be missed.
Handsome country escape with lots of room for extended family & friends! PRIVACY! PRIVACY! PRIVACY! This spacious colonial has seasonal water views of Hamburg Cove & is sited in GREAT PRIVACY on over 3 acres! Featuring a very large in-law suite with separate stairs. A beautiful state of the art granite kitchen, highlighted by wolf stainless steel appliances, bar/serving area, & warmed by a fireplace! Living room, den, dining room & huge family room complete the 1st floor. 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, a very handsome office, a room entirely dedicated to a walk-in closet & potential in-law suite are all on the upper level. The in-ground pool & spacious deck make for the perfect spot for entertain family & friends. The spacious yard has plenty of room to run around & play. This is an ideal family get away.
Masterfully sited on a hill top, this custom Post & Beam home is designed to capture the sunsets. The back side faces the Connecticut River with distant views of Essex Harbor and the historic CT river. An expansive Ipe deck with 5 sets of French doors presents you with a perfect spot to enjoy the views. Inside the open plan flows like a dream. Gleaming hardwood floors dance with the soaring beams above. Two charming fireplaces warm up each end of the home. The rooms have a flexible purpose allowing you to plan out the best use of each space. The kitchen is beautifully appointed with high end appliances, custom cherry cabinets made by a local craftsman. A granite counter top, Golden Lightening leathered granite, looks lovely with the stunning tile back splash. A large pantry and breakfast area round out the kitchen area. The heart of the home is the Great Room with massive granite fireplace, those fabulous floors and beams galore. A first floor master suite is private and spacious with a stunning en suite bath and adjoining office space. Two bedrooms on the 2nd level with shared bath and views. There is additional storage space or room for expansion on the 2nd floor.. The large unfinished basement is awaiting your plans or enjoy the storage space. Easy access with double door walk out/drive in area. The grand circular driveway is welcoming and allows additional opportunities for gardens.So many details to share, it's exquisite. Convenient location, just 10 minutes to I 95.
This wonderful 4795 sqft Cape Cod Style home sits at the end of a private road on 5.58 bucolic acres. Upon entering the main floor of the home you're welcomed into a large foyer with Italian tiled floor. To the right a spacious dining room with cherry floors that continue throughout much of the house. Further down the entryway is a beautiful living room with masonry fireplace and double Palladium French doors leading to the rear deck. To the right a chefs' kitchen with custom cabinetry, granite counters, gas cooktop and double oven. The hallway off the kitchen leads to a large master bedroom en suite with French doors leading to the rear deck. The laundry with sink and access to an oversize 3 car garage complete this area of the home. West of the living room you'll find a second and third bedroom each with a full bath. The upper floor holds the third bedroom a grand media room with a large Palladium window that opens the room to nature's beauty. The beautifully finished dormer alcove off the hallway is a perfect place for reading. A full bath, grand bonus room with wood floors and a massive walk in attic complete this floor. Finally, the lower level holds a huge walk out basement with high ceilings, French doors leading outside and rough in plumbing for a full bath. Mechanicals include central vacuum as well as a whole house automatic generator. The craftmanship and beauty of this property is a must see.
This Seth Ely circa1796 house, is nestled at the bottom of the hill and enjoys views of the Eight Mile River with gentle sounds of the waterfalls. With hardwood floors throughout and coffered ceilings the house has been renovated with many updates. The Living room features a beautifully carved wood fireplace, book shelves and oversized window. A wall of skylights and windows stretch the length of the Kitchen and look out to the gardens. The pantry has abundant cabinets, a wine rack and a brass sink. The Dining room is entered from the hallway. The impressive and bright sunken Great room boasts a raised wood burning fireplace with coffered ceilings and walls of windows connect you to the outdoors. Glass paneled doors lead out to a spacious stone patio which features a large mill stone used as a table. The sunny Master bedroom suite with an alcove and has its own sitting room with a balcony overlooking the gardens. The bath is tiled with custom cabinets. Two Guest rooms have a full bath and access the large open porch overlooking the lawn and views of the river. Outdoors the level lawn is framed with stone walls, flowering gardens and evergreens and extends to a koi pond with a small bridge. Stone steps lead up to the charming Guest house with a Kitchenette, bath and sleeping loft. The detached unit with a two car garage and a second floor Studio apartment with porch completes this gem.
Mid-Century modern contemporary, freshly painted with wrap around deck on 5.86 acres personifies Country living with City style. A bucolic setting leads to this 4 bedroom 3 1/2 bath home with 3 out of the 4 bedrooms on the main level. A gourmet kitchen addition is replete with cherry custom cabinets, granite countertops, gas cooktop, Bosch stainless steel appliances and wet bar. Open to the great room with vaulted beamed ceiling and new gas fireplace. The kitchen- great room is conveniently located with sliding glass doors to the wrap around deck. This lends itself to easy entertaining for intimate gatherings or a large crowd. Newly renovated bathrooms with Carrera marble give a bright white accent to the bedrooms. The master bedroom suite has a full bath complete with dressing room and a sauna! The master bedroom balcony is a delightful perch to enjoy your morning coffee and watch the wildlife outdoors. Full unfinished basement with laundry is well suited for storage with new cell spray foam insulation. The 2-car detached garage has new doors and automatic openers. NEW central air, NEW propane heat, NEW full house Cummins 20KW full house automatic generator, NEW propane fireplace insert. There is also a NEW Rinnai on demand water heater and a variable speed constant pressure water pump. Close proximity to Fox Hopyard golf Club and easy access to Hadlyme Ferry & route 11 to Hartford.
SITUATED ON A 9.78 PARCEL THIS 7185 SF REPRODUCTION 18TH CENTURY GAMBREL COLONIAL WAS ORIGINALLY BUILT BY SKIP BROOM. THE HOME FEATURES FRONT TO BACK LIVING ROOM W/FP WHICH OPENS OUT TO A STONE PATIO. KITCHEN W/ FP, CUSTOM CABINTERY AND ISLAND. FORMAL DINING ROOM W/FP, SITTING ROOM W/FP, GRAND GALLERY ROOM WITH BUILT IN BOOKCASES ON THE BALCONY WHICH ALSO HAS A PROJECTION ROOM. HARDWOOD FLOORING THROUGHOUT THE HOME. THE HOME BOASTS 4 BEDROOMS, 4 FULL BATHS, 2 HALF BATHS, LAUNDRY ROOM ON FIRST FLOOR. FINISHED ATTIC. TWO CAR GARAGE UNDER. GENERATOR HOOKUP. TWO HEATING SYSTEMS. THE BARN NEEDS WORK BUT THERE ARE 2 STALLS AND THE SURROUNDING AREA CAN EASILY BE FENCED IN FOR HORSES. TENNIS COURT. NO KNOWLEDGE OF CONDITION OF THE IN GROUND POOL. LOCATED CLOSE TO THE CHESTER FERRY AND GILLETTE CASTLE. SEE AGENT TO AGENT REMARKS BEFORE REQUESTING SHOWINGS.
Tidewaters Edge features direct waterfront property to launch your kayak. The 1800's home is completely remodeled including a 2017 Country Carpenters post & beam barn with 2-bay garage and 2nd floor artist studio. Renovation details: new kitchen, bathrooms, laundry room, reclaimed hardwood floors, windows, doors, roof, gutters, furnace, water heater, wiring, plumbing, foam insulation, bluestone patio, and more. Sited on 3 acres, it borders a total of 80 acres of Nature Conservancy and USF&W property on Whalebone Cove, creating an oasis of peaceful tranquility. View swans, ducks, and nesting eagles from the barn's covered porch and IPE deck with cable railing. The home features fine craftsmanship and thoughtful details throughout the renovated spaces. The kitchen/dining area has a vaulted ceiling, French doors, Bill Robinson custom cabinetry, leathered marble counters and a Vermont wormy butternut island that ties it all together. The living room has an exposed beam ceiling, large stone fireplace and a picture window with sweeping views of the cove. The master bedroom suite offers a window seat with woodland views and cathedral ceiling bath. The private guest suite on the entry level consists of a bedroom, full bath, den with fireplace and library. Two stone patios catch morning and afternoon sun with lovely views and gardens. Follow the wooded path in the backyard to a vista that takes in the whole cove.
Enjoy water views and access to Rogers Lake year round! Sandy Beach Association includes great swimming and access to shared dock. This 5 bedroom renovated and well cared home will delight you. Convenient to Old Lyme Village as well as public hiking trails in the hills of Lyme. This house was designed for comfort and gathering with friends and family. Your choice of two master bedrooms, one floor living if your prefer. Incredible sunrises and sunsets right in your backyard.
Lovely Lyme location! Wonderful opportunity to create your ideal home in a picturesque country setting. Convenient to Old Lyme Village and only 2 hours from NYC or Boston. 4.3 Acre lot may be subdivided. PLEASE NOTE: Potential mold hazard. Entry not recommended without proper protective garments and masks or respirators and proper cleaning or disposal thereof. Property sold "As Is", inspections are for buyers knowledge only.
First available in over fifty years. Classic & elegant Connecticut River waterfront estate sited on thirty-six plus acres of stunning Lyme property. Master craftsmanship is evident throughout this magnificent home in the molding, paneling, slate and hardwood floors. A long driveway off the private Joshua Lane leads to professionally landscaped grounds graced by a barn, guest house and beautiful sunsets. The main level is made up of the kitchen, dining room, living room and multiple sitting rooms with spectacular water views throughout. Upstairs, find the master suite along with two more well-appointed bedrooms and another en-suite bedroom complete the second floor. Guest House is perfect for overflow of family, in-laws or aupair. Close to farmer's markets, golf, sailing, fishing, marinas, farm to table restaurants and the Florence Griswold Museum. Two hours from NYC and Boston. A relaxed country living experience. A unique and distinctive property. And, a rare opportunity.
Perched on a hill at the top of a long and winding private lane sits a beautiful and sophisticated country home. A lovely stone-walled courtyard with boxwood surround, wood roof and just the right amount of architectural detail on the interior lend to its understated elegance. From the double height reception foyer, the main floor features nine foot ceilings, wide-board wood flooring, carefully crafted mill work and an intimate first floor master suite complete with study, walk-in closet and luxurious bath. Also on the main level is a Great Room anchored by a bold fireplace, a powder room and, the heart of the home, an open kitchen with a casual dining area and adjoining family room with floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace. A mudroom off the kitchen houses the laundry room and a back staircase leads to an office with potential as a fourth bedroom or media room. Up the main staircase in the foyer is a open sitting room, an ensuite bedroom and an additional separate bedroom and full bath. Bordered by almost 400 acres of preserve, this eight acre serene and park-like estate setting is replete with stately oaks, native fern and laurel, and natural stone outcroppings. Walk or drive a mile to the Hadlyme Country Market for all your necessities or to lovely Selden's Creek for water enjoyment.
Located in picturesque Hadlyme Village,"Rattleberry Farm", an almost 5 acre compound, includes this very charming and published C1900 3/4 bedroom residence, as well 5,500 sq ft of commercial outbuildings and a barn, currently occupied by "Black Whale Antiques" and the renowned Tom Rose Gallery and Studio. Deceiving from the exterior, the residence's interior has many wonderful features created by Tom Rose, including the artist's Tromp L'Oil wall murals and hand painted floors. The very elegant formal living and dining rooms,provide great space for entertaining. There is ample space to expand the house should you wish to at the rear. Both the residence and the commercial buildings ,are boarded by the scenic Roaring Brook and also overlook beautiful professionally landscaped grounds and there are several formal gardens in the front and rear of the property, connecting the house to the commercial buildings. The entire property has many other uses potential uses, such as a restaurant, a wedding venue or a conference center and has ample space at the rear for multi parking. Hadlyme Village is considered a destination place, with the Hadlyme/Chester Ferry and the Connecticut River at the end of the street, as well Gillette Castle by the river and of course the very popular Goodspeed Opera House Theater. The Hadlyme Country Store is just across the street from this property.
Location-Location-Location!! Hamburg Cove-build a home of your choice on this 4.1 acre West facing lot-enjoy the sunsets! All dock approvals in place! Seller will remove existing home or you could renovate current home located on property.
Direct WATERFRONT with dock, mooring & access to Hamburg Cove & the CT River. The David Brockway house (C. 1808) sits on the banks of the Eight Mile River in Hamburg Village*. It is located in the historic 'Reed's Landing', a collection of houses dating from the 18th and 19th Centuries and home to merchants and artists. The Eight Mile River has been designated a 'Wild and Scenic River' running through miles of protected forest in the Town of Lyme. The main house dates from the early 19th C. and is a classic Center Chimney. Beamed ceilings and rich wood floors give the home a warmth. Additions and renovations have been made to bring the house into the modern world without compromising the historic ambience. In 2012, a major addition was added to provide two new bedrooms, each with private baths. The Kitchen was remodeled in 2009 to provide additional storage and new flooring. The second level boasts a sitting room with fireplace. The attic area is partially finished with offices. In addition to the main house, the property has a separate two-car garage/barn with a workshop heated by a woodstove and an upstairs billiard room, also with a wood-burning heater. An artist's studio, in a separate building renovated in 2001, has a small sleeping loft and cabinetry. In 2018, the owners constructed a small dock on the river to provide access by small boat to Hamburg Cove and the Connecticut River. This is a must-visit waterfront home with many upgrades in a lovely setting.
Nestled in the hills of Lyme, this 5 bdrm/ 4 Â½ bath contemporary, single level home is eloquently appointed with all the extras to make this a special, one of a kind, home. Sited on over 8 acres, there a sense of privacy, yet in the subdivision of Birch Hill, you have a community of high end homes. With 4338 sqft on the main level and over 800 sqft of additional finished space in the walkout lower level, there is lots of room for entertaining and guests. This home has been lovingly maintained and enhanced with essentials such as a whole house generator, an outdoor kitchen featuring a pergola with beautiful wisteria . Gather around the outdoor fireplace, enjoy open air dining on the granite table. There is over 500 ft. of stone walls throughout the property creating terraces and garden spaces. In the lower level, there is an approved in-law apartment with 30 ft. of windows and doors that open to a perfect level yard with endless of possibilities. In addition to all this finished space there is a walkup attic with room for expansion. Minutes to Hadlyme Four Corners, easily access to Rt 11 and Rt 9. Lyme is home to miles of hiking trails managed by the Land Trust. Golfing, Kayaking, Gillette's Castle, the historic Hadlyme Chester Ferry, the new Lyme Library and The Goodspeed are all minutes away.
Located in the Hadlyme section of Lyme, just minutes from the Gillette Castle State park and a short stroll to the Hadlyme Country Market. Newly transformed 2 BR, 1.5 Bath Colonial on 1.4 acres, with wood burning fireplace in LR, walkout basement and deck overlooking Whalebone Creek. Everything has been done for you! This like new home has been taken down to the studs and built back up with all new plumbing, electric, new windows, new doors, 3 1/4 inch red oak flooring throughout, tiled bathrooms, new kitchen with granite counter tops and tile back splash, pantry cabinet and new stainless appliances and multi-zone heating. Basement has been partially finished with new Berber carpeting and electric zone heating. The exterior boasts beautiful new vinyl siding, new roof, Azek composite decking, newly pointed chimney, front entry with stone landing, new septic system and new seamless gutters with leaf guards. Located just minutes from the Historic Hadlyme/Chester Ferry, Fox Hopyard Golf Club, Devils Hopyard State Park, and family owned Staehly Farm & Winery. Enjoy local downtown East Haddam with restaurants, Goodspeed Opera House, Connecticut River views and historic swing bridge. The perfect New England home to enjoy year round or as a weekend retreat. Owner/Agent
Long winding drive embraced by stunning towering stone outcroppings takes you to a spellbinding home rising out of earth and stone. Designed by visionary renowned architect Jonathan Isleib, perhaps best known for designs that bear a symbiotic relationship with nature. The heart of the home is the custom stone fireplace rising 30 feet in a cathedral size great room, which combines the living area and dining room into an expansive space that is still in view of the kitchen. Vaulted, cathedral and pyramid ceilings add drama. The openness creates spaces that are great for both entertaining or just hanging out with the family, feeling together even though each person may be spread among the spaces. Surround yourself in an exotic enchanting personal retreat sited atop 23 acres of lush grounds in harmony with giant rocks, ledge outcroppings, and soft river stones that beckon you into the natural elegance of this home that blurs the lines between indoors and out. A circumference of windows with simultaneous sunrises and sunsets with view of Rogers lake and occasional glimpses of the ocean. Come, walk in the footsteps of Impressionist Childe Hassam and William Chadwick who painted the landscape here. Lyme was, for a time, designated as the "American Barbizon', and became known as the most famous Impressionist colony in America, the "American Giverny." Newsweek once named Lyme-Old Lyme High School as one of the best in America. Purchase includes 2 lots. 12ac. and 11 ac.
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