MLS® ID: 170155590
179 Grassy Hill Road
Lyme, Connecticut, 06371 $599,000
INCREDIBLE NEW LOWER PRICE!!! A classic 1811 center-chimney colonial with the charm of historic New England and the comfort of a modern home. Sited on 6.95 acres, “Stone’s Throw” has views of moss-covered rocks, & a new stone terrace. Across the road from the Nehantic State Forest, the site enjoys privacy and tranquility, a quaint garage and post-and-beam barn. The house has been thoughtfully remodeled, with additions and renovations in harmony with the property’s history. The chef’s kitchen boasts salvaged chestnut countertops, modern appliances, and a walk-in larder. The elegant dining room creates instant atmosphere with a decorartive fireplace, exposed beams, and a sophisticated bar. The open L-shaped living room, perfect for entertaining, features two fireplaces, built-in bookshelves, open stairway, and an exposed-beam ceiling. A sunny sitting room, also with a wood-burning fireplace, and a recently remodeled powder room complete the first floor. Upstairs, accessed by front and back staircases, the totally renovated master suite contains a handsome new bath and combination dressing room, with white marble countertop, luxurious glass shower, and expansive built-in closets and drawers, all consistent with the home’s historic look and feel. A guest bedroom, with en suite bath, has its own fireplace and charming views of the lawn. Two additional bedrooms and a full bath provide space and privacy for family and guests. A beautifully restored historic home.