Modern Luxurious CT Country Home

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Entire residential home hosted by Christoph

6 guests, 3 bedrooms, 4 beds, 3.5 baths
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Beautiful mid-century modern glass and wood house in the forest, featuring tranquil designer spaces and continuously updated amenities.
With only 2 hours from New York City and Boston, by train or by car, this is the ideal sanctuary for a perfect getaway. Minimum 2 nights during fall through spring months, 5-nights minimum in the summer months (May to September).

The space
Bright and modern home built in 1977 with contemporary clean lines and interesting architectural details. There are lots of rooms, 2,580 sqf. of them, on several split levels offering the perfect balance between open living and intimate spaces. The many walls of glass make you feel that you are part of the surrounding nature yet the modern decor and amenities provide for all the luxuries you deserve. Complete privacy is guaranteed by the surrounding trees and 3,8 acres of land.

The Bedrooms (3 queen rooms, 1 open gallery queen bed & 1 convertible single sleeper sofa):

> The large master queen bedroom with fireplace and sitting area
> The second bedroom with a queen bed and en-suite bathroom; both bedrooms are on the upper floor with lots of natural daylight and an airy feel.
> The third queen bedroom is on the lower level and is newly renovated featuring its own patio and direct access to the lawn.
> The upper floor office space has an additional queen size bed, it is an open gallery towards the main floor’s kitchen dining area.
> The media room on the main floor features a convertible single sleeper sofa.

Three queen rooms come as a standard set up and are for up to 6 guests, the additional sleeping options are set up based on request and at an extra charge, maximum number of guests sleeping at the property are 8.

The brand new Bathrooms (3.5 of them)
All the bathrooms have been fully remodeled, combining luxurious elegance with 21st century style.

> The master bathroom has double sinks and a large walk-in rain forest shower and serves the master the gallery conversion rooms
> The second upper level bathroom features rain forest shower and is the en-suite to the second bedroom.
> The third bathroom, on the lower level has just been completely renovated also with rainforest shower and serves the lower level bedroom.
> The half is next to the main entrance and is a stylish and well-designed powder room with toilet and sink.

Living & Dining
The centerpiece of the property is the large living room with a beautiful fireplace, a designer sofa, arm chairs and a rocking chair. A split level up is the dining area with designer lighting seating 8 very comfortably. The sun room, adjacent to the living room, is ideal for aperitifs or a quiet read and leads onto the outdoor patio for dining, BBQs or lounging.
The kitchen is equipped with all the modern appliances one would expect, it has lots of natural daylight and is spacious enough for a serious team cook out, adjacent is the kitchen dining area, seating 6 to 8. This area features 3 sides of glass walls and leads onto the surrounding patio, this is our favorite place to enjoy breakfast.

Other Perks
1/4 mile driveway off the main road CT-156 and Saunders Hollow Road ensures absolute calm and total privacy.
Outdoor parking space for up to 4 cars, with one drive way towards the main entrance and another driveway on the patio side for flat level entry into the house.
Media room with large 50" smart TV with Xfinity, Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime.
Separate office area if you must catch up on emails, although wireless is available throughout the house and the outdoors.

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV with standard cable
Washer
Dryer
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Indoor fireplace

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Where you’ll be

Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States

Beaches & Water Sports
Whilst not directly located on the water, there are many water fun options nearby. The closest beach, Old Lyme's very own, is a 10 minute drive from the house, 20 minutes by bike. Connecticut River access is 3 minutes drive or 10 minutes walk from the property or Rodgers Lake is a 10 minute drive; for both there are excellent options for kayaking, canoeing, even swimming and fishing.

Other things to do
Great biking, cycling, hiking opportunities, explore the uniqueness of Connecticut River whether it be the ferry crossing, Gillette Castle or the Goodspeed Playhouse. Our favorite and best kept secret dining and antique or art shopping recommendations can be provided upon request.

Hosted by Christoph

Joined in March 2013
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Hello Hotelier by trade, now co-owner of an import business. Hosting on AirBnB gives me the opportunity to fulfill my passion for hospitality. I love cooking, entertaining traveling and planning projects. If we don't have guests we live in Old Lyme, if we do, in Boston. Since we purchased this home in the picturesque city of Old Lyme we have made significant improvements to the modern yet luxurious house, built in 1977. And we love to share this special place with cool people that appreciate a unique and fun but quiet environment. Please drop me a note if you have any questions whether that be on the house or the lovely area of coastal Connecticut.
Hello Hotelier by trade, now co-owner of an import business. Hosting on AirBnB gives me the opportunity to fulfill my passion for hospitality. I love cooking, entertaining travelin…

During your stay

We interact with guests pre and during the stay, and if possible we try to meet the guests either at check-in or check-out but if we are not able to be on location, our very friendly and helpful property manager will be there to greet you.

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Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 12:00 PM
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No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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