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85 Joshua LaneLyme, CT 06371MLS Number 170218675

  • Price: $2,900,000The price has recently decreased
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Federal 30-year interest rate: 3.47% last updated on 2020-02-13

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  • 4Bedrooms
  • 5Bathroom
  • 6,022Square Feet
  • 36Acreage

First available in over fifty years. Classic & elegant Connecticut River waterfront estate sited on thirty-six plus acres of stunning Lyme property. Master craftsmanship is evident throughout this magnificent home in the molding, paneling, slate and hardwood floors. A long driveway off the private Joshua Lane leads to professionally landscaped grounds graced by a barn, guest house and beautiful sunsets. The main level is made up of the kitchen, dining room, living room and multiple sitting rooms with spectacular water views throughout. Upstairs, find the master suite along with two more well-appointed bedrooms and another en-suite bedroom complete the second floor. Guest House is perfect for overflow of family, in-laws or aupair. Close to farmer's markets, golf, sailing, fishing, marinas, farm to table restaurants and the Florence Griswold Museum. Two hours from NYC and Boston. A relaxed country living experience. A unique and distinctive property. And, a rare opportunity.

Listed by James Childs and Jill Gibson of William Pitt Sotheby's Int'l

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170218675
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$2,900,000
  • Square Feet6,022
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • ColistofficenameWilliam Pitt Sotheby's Int'l
  • Lease purchaseNo


  • Acreage36
  • Building ConstructionStone
  • Lot DescriptionSome Wetlands, Water View, Level Lot, Lightly Wooded, Sloping Lot
  • Driveway TypePrivate, Circular, Other
  • Garages2
  • Parking spaces per 1000sqft
  • Parking spaces uncovered
  • Parking Spaces
  • Parking spaces covered
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolNo


  • Amenities
    • Golf Course
    • Library
    • Medical Facilities
    • Paddle Tennis
    • Private Rec Facilities
    • Private School(s)
    • Stables/Riding
    • Tennis Courts

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$1,316,773
  • Milrate base19
  • Milrate total19.95
  • Taxes$26,270
  • Tax YearJuly 2019-June 2020


  • Full Bath4
  • Half Bath1
  • BasementFull With Walk-Out, Concrete Floor
  • Attic descriptionStorage Space
  • AtticYes
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathroom5
  • Year Built1943
  • Property StyleColonial
  • Fireplaces5
  • FoundationStone
  • Garage Parking InfoAttached Garage, Barn
  • New construction typeNo
  • Inlaw apartmentyYes


  • Exterior features
    • Garden Area
    • Guest House
    • Shed
    • Stone Wall
    • Tennis Court
    • Terrace
  • Exterior sidingClapboard

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionDirect Waterfront, River, View


  • Appliances IncludedGas Range, Subzero, Dishwasher, Electric Dryer, Dryer
  • Original listprice$2,900,000
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • View Count78

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolLyme Consolidated
  • High SchoolPer Board of Ed


  • Laundry room infoMain Level


  • StateCT
  • Zip06371
  • CountyNew London
  • Junior HighPer Board of Ed
  • Middle Junior High SchoolPer Board of Ed
  • Short SaleNo


  • Rooms9
  • Rooms additionalMud Room, Staff Quarters, Wine Cellar
  • Interior featuresAuto Garage Door Opener, Cable - Available
  • RoofShingle, Other
  • Room count6
  • Radon mitigation airNo
  • Radon mitigation waterNo


  • Waters ourcePrivate Well
  • Cooling SystemWindow Unit
  • Hot water description50 Gallon Tank
  • Heating FuelOil
  • Fuel tank locationAbove Ground
  • Heat SystemHot Water, Radiator
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemSeptic

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