This beachfront home with spectacular views of Long Island Sound is just what you are looking for. Relax and enjoy the vistas from your balcony or two porches. The private beach with its soothing ebb and flow of little rippling waves is perfect for kids, swimmers, sun bathers and shell collectors. The house is within five miles of the Coast Guard Academy, Mitchell College, Connecticut College, Ocean Beach amusement park, and the ferries to Long Island Sound. It is close to CT casinos, Old Lyme art colony, historic Mystic Seaport. Theater lovers will enjoy attending The O'Neill theater, The Garde Arts theater and other attractions. Summer is not the only time to enjoy the house. The fall foliage weekends in New England are bursting with color and New London makes the perfect base for exploring. In November, have a traditional Thanksgiving in New England. Enjoy the quite and beauty of a winter beach or have a romantic getaway for no reason.
The first floor has an open porch, enclosed porch, and arts and crafts style living room with ample seating. There is a fireplace but it is non-working at the moment. The dining room sits 8. The modern kitchen has everything a gourmet cook would need and seats 4 at an island. Dish washer, coffee pot, microwave and ice maker. Off the kitchen is a half bath.
The second floor has a master bedroom with a large king-sized bed and a balcony where you can hide away with a good book and relax on the rocking chairs. The room has a couch and room for a crib or pack N play. There are two bedrooms with twin beds and one with a queen-sized bed. All rooms have water views. There is a full bath with tub and shower and a half-bath.
The third floor has a king-sized bed with full water views. There is no bath on the third floor. The house is heated, except for the third floor. The basement has a washer/dryer, a second refrigerator, and storage for beach chairs and toys.
The house has wireless internet, a TV and stereo.
Linens are not included. Bring your own sheets, but blankets and towels are provided. Catering can be arranged.
We do not accept or accommodate Weddings, Family Reunions, or other Large Party gatherings without prior notice and specific approval. We do not accept college students.
Keywords: Beautiful house with modern eat-in kitchen, large dining room that seats 10, open and enclosed porches for ocean viewing, comfortable and cozy feeling.