Cool sea breeze, warm sunny beach, live a fantasy life in this wonderful 1884 classic Fenwick summer cottage directly on the Long Island Sound. Cocktail hour on the screened- in-porch, elegant dinners for 18 in the dining room, all after days filled with golf, tennis, sailing, swimming, reading at the beach, cycling, antiquing or one of the many other attractions one can find in this area.
Perfect for families with children. Use of golf course, tennis courts and beach available for a reasonable fee paid directly to the Borough of Fenwick.
Eight bedrooms with water views, Five queens, 2 twins,
Master bedroom has king sized bed attached to a dressing room with a queen-sized bed.
Another queen bedroom has small private powder room. There are 3 more bathrooms with claw footed tubs on the same floor. And a shower room.
On the ground floor there are three powder rooms and one large shower room.
Three more bedrooms on third floor (2 queen, one full) two with balconies and one powder room.
Two kitchens, washer and dryer, fireplace and wood stove, Screened-in-porch, open porch, sunny garden area off of
kitchen, herb garden, raspberry bushes.
Old Saybrook is located on the Connecticut shore, 100 miles from both Boston and New York and 25 miles from New Haven, CT. Old Saybrook is serviced by Amtrak and the Shoreline East (connecting with MetroNorth in New Haven and has direct rail service to both Boston and New York several times daily. The closest airport is Bradley International (BDL) near Hartford, 60 miles or 1 hour away via I -91.
Old Saybrook features a busy main street , many fine restaurants, arts festivals, a farmer’s market and lots of shopping opportunities. “The Kate”, otherwise known as the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center was named after Fenwick’s most famous resident and features top name entertainment as well as opera and theatre.
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