88 Grassy Hill Road Old Lyme Connecticut 06371

  • Listing Contract Date: 2022-09-13
  • MLS #: 170522670
  • Post Updated: 2023-01-06 07:24:03
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Baths Full: 2
  • Area: 1550 sq ft
  • Year built: 1935
  • Status:


This reimagined lakeside cottage is transformed creating an idyllic retreat to live, work and play year-round. A combination of open lofted spaces and seldom found intricate details evoke a rustic sophistication. Each space is crafted for multiple uses. Enter to find a great room with vertical grain fir floors, locally quarried stone, gas fireplace, beamed ceilings and window seat. A sun-filled kitchen has gas cooking and incredible storage. There is a bedroom with exposed stone, a mudroom/laundry/office and one FB on the first floor-all with stunning views. The deck is a perfect vantage point for viewing an everchanging array of birds and waterfowl. A turned stair leads to a master bedroom suite with expansive lake views. The post and beam carriage house is 20 steps away. Created as a work at home space, it’s the perfect guest house adding 1000 SF. A lower-level great room offers inspirational views. Upstairs find a studio with kitchenette and full bath. The two-car garage is just below. Both buildings are renovated stem to stern (see spec sheets) – insulation, wiring, plumbing, well and septic, Marvin windows/doors, high efficiency propane heat and on demand hot water and central air in the main house. Split units are found in the barn. This 1.49 acre parcel offers gently sweeping grounds settling at lake’s edge. Launch your boat from the dock and discover 265 acres of pristine fishing, boating and swimming. If you’re not yet convinced, visit at sunset. Welcome home.

  • Last Change Type: Back On Market

Rooms&Units Description

  • Rooms Total: 5
  • Room Count: 7
  • Rooms Additional: Mud Room
  • Laundry Room Info: Main Level
  • Laundry Room Location: Main Level

Location Details

  • County Or Parish: New London
  • Neighborhood: N/A
  • Directions: 95 North. Follow Route 1 north through Old Lyme and continue north. Just past the lake, turn left on Grassy Hill. 1.25 miles on the left side.
  • Zoning: R10
  • Elementary School: Per Board of Ed
  • Middle Jr High School: Lyme-Old Lyme
  • High School: Lyme-Old Lyme

Property Details

  • Lot Description: Open Lot,Water View,Level Lot
  • Parcel Number: 1554259
  • Sq Ft Est Heated Above Grade: 1550
  • Sq Ft Description: The barn offers an additional 700+ finished SF not included here.
  • Acres: 1.4800
  • Potential Short Sale: No
  • New Construction Type: No/Resale
  • Construction Description: Frame
  • Basement Description: Crawl Space
  • Showing Instructions: Overnight notice. Show assist.

Property Features

  • Association Amenities: None
  • Energy Features: Generator Ready,Programmable Thermostat,Thermopane Windows
  • Nearby Amenities: Golf Course,Library,Medical Facilities,Park,Private Rec Facilities,Public Rec Facilities,Shopping/Mall,Tennis Courts
  • Appliances Included: Gas Range,Range Hood,Refrigerator,Freezer,Dishwasher,Washer,Dryer
  • Interior Features: Auto Garage Door Opener,Cable - Available,Open Floor Plan
  • Exterior Features: Deck,Garden Area
  • Exterior Siding: Clapboard,Wood
  • Style: Cape Cod
  • Color: Sage
  • Driveway Type: Private,Circular,Paved
  • Foundation Type: Concrete
  • Roof Information: Asphalt Shingle
  • Cooling System: Central Air,Zoned
  • Heat Type: Hot Air,Zoned
  • Heat Fuel Type: Propane
  • Garage Parking Info: Barn
  • Garages Number: 2
  • Water Source: Private Well
  • Hot Water Description: Propane
  • Attic Description: Access Via Hatch
  • Exclusions: See disclosures
  • Fireplaces Total: 1
  • Direct Waterfront YN: 1
  • Waterfront Description: Direct Waterfront,Lake,Dock or Mooring,View
  • Fuel Tank Location: In Ground
  • Home Automation: Thermostat(s)
  • Seating Capcity: Withdrawn
  • Sewage System: Septic


  • Property Tax: $ 7,015
  • Tax Year: July 2022-June 2023


Courtesy of

  • Office Name: Coldwell Banker Realty
  • Office ID: CBRB54

This style property is located in is currently and has been listed on RE/MAX on the Bay. This property is listed at $ 1,095,000. It has 3 beds bedrooms, 2 baths bathrooms, and is 1550 sq ft. The property was built in 1935 year.

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