Branford, CT 06405
Wanderlust cured! Green Island is an unrivaled seaside escape and vacation destination ideal for today's multi- generational cottaging family seeking the ultimate playground for extended family and friends. A magical .77 acre retreat just off sandy Limewood Beach and close to neighboring Thimble Islands with accessibility from adored Stony Creek village or Branford River State Launch by ferry or private watercraft... one is conveniently included with this sale!
Featuring a famed Duo Dickinson designed 2,308sf villa with non-stop breathtaking views of Long Island Sound from sunrises to sunsets. Ethereal interiors flow beautifully throughout the 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, open concept floor plan, dedicated to gathering and entertaining. The great room truly wows with dramatic vaulted ceilings and a panoramic 2-story window wall creating a natural art piece, framing the brilliant blue skies and water vistas. Locally sourced Stony Creek granite sculpts a floor-to-ceiling fireplace, ideal for cozying up after days enjoyed in the sun. The fluid layout transitions into a spacious open kitchen with large butcher block center island, new appliances, and ample storage. Spill out onto 4 expansive decks, which add over 800sf of incredible outdoor living space and magnificent views in all directions. French doors open out from dining area with seating for 12. A raised private primary suite is its own oasis. Vaulted natural wood ceilings and surrounding windows create a bright and airy retreat with ensuite full bathroom, walk-in closet and sun deck. A separate guest wing, with 3 additional bedrooms, loft area, 2 additional private decks, and full bathroom with double sinks, is perfectly prepped to host guests and family alike. Solid brass sea theme faucets and fixtures richly appoint both baths and outdoor faucets.
Built on piers and elevated, enjoy enhanced comfort and tranquility. Relish in island time while canoeing, kayaking, swimming, and swaying through ocean breezes on the porch swing or in a hammock on the flat grassy lawn. Offered fully furnished. Other modern amenities include a deep water dock, mooring, high impact windows and doors, CITY WATER, CITY SEWER, & ELECTRICITY! Property conveys with 2 onshore sandy beach lots with moorings and 78 acres of oyster beds.
Between Boston and New York, 75 miles to Manhattan, and 10 minutes to New Haven. Get your own private island and still be able to catch the train into the city with nearby Amtrak and Metro North stations and plane travel from Tweed National Airport.
With only two past owners, this legacy property is one of a kind and an incredible opportunity to own a slice of heaven.