About This 1900 Waterfront House In Branford Connecticut
For the fortunate buyer who purchases this unique Thimble Island will undoubtedly get to enjoy a lifetime of family memories. Sitting on the southern fringe of the Island chain showcasing natures wonders in inspiring ways. This slice of heaven is located just off the coastline in Stony Creek, CT. 75 mi from NYC and 19 mi from the Hamptons across the Sound. Set high on a granite rock cropping, this coastal 1900 stone and shingle style historic gem offers 360-degree views of the shoreline, the majestic Thimble Islands and open views to the shores of Long Island.
Owners and guests will enjoy this classic home set back in time with its granite stone columns, wood floors, and wainscoting. There is no doubt that the owners will be taken back by the most spectacular sunrises and sunsets from this Island while enjoying warm summer breezes. Generous family room with granite fireplace and high ceilings. Eat in country kitchen with large pantry and spacious dining rm with granite fireplace.
Upper-level features 6 bedrooms, 1.5 bath and outdoor shower. Granite stone pillars, walkways, sea walls and fireplaces all quarried from the Island. Features include a covered wrap-around porch, upper-level wrap around sunning deck, a deep-water dock with float, garden area and beach. Attic with pull down stairs and lower level walk out basement for storage.
Accessible by boat, water taxi or ferry from Stony Creek Village. If one were to search the entire eastern seaboard, one would find it nearly impossible to surpass such a Treasure as the Historic Thimble Island community. Conv to Pine Orchard Yacht and Country Club, Yale, train, 75 mi NYC. A MUST SEE for the waterfront enthusiast.