1 Lyme Street

Old Lyme, CT 06371 Directions
$879,000
  • 5Bed
  • 2/1Baths
  • 4,098Sqft
  • 2.65Acres
  • 1659Built
  • CenterElementary

Property Highlights

  • Jr. High School: Lyme-old Lyme
  • High School: Lyme-old Lyme
  • Price/Sqft: $214
  • Days on Market: 248
  • MLS: 170307323
  • Listing Accepted Offer

The Mccurdy House

Property Highlights

  • Jr. High School: Lyme-old Lyme
  • High School: Lyme-old Lyme
  • Price/Sqft: $214
  • Days on Market: 248
  • MLS: 170307323
  • Listing Accepted Offer

This historic home has been under one family ownership for over three hundred years and is being offered to the market for the first time. Reputed to be the oldest home at the epicenter of picturesque, historic Old Lyme Village, the property is located on what is now known as "Church Corner". Steeped in history, available archives show that our Founding Fathers, notably George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette as house guests. This very handsome 12-room, 5-bedroom 17th-century colonial residence and the impressive large antique red barn sit on 2.65 tranquil, beautifully landscaped acres, with the potential of creating a pleasing...

The Mccurdy House

Property Highlights

  • Jr. High School: Lyme-old Lyme
  • High School: Lyme-old Lyme
  • Price/Sqft: $214
  • Days on Market: 248
  • MLS: 170307323
  • Listing Accepted Offer

This historic home has been under one family ownership for over three hundred years and is being offered to the market for the first time. Reputed to be the oldest home at the epicenter of picturesque, historic Old Lyme Village, the property is located on what is now known as "Church Corner". Steeped in history, available archives show that our Founding Fathers, notably George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette as house guests. This very handsome 12-room, 5-bedroom 17th-century colonial residence and the impressive large antique red barn sit on 2.65 tranquil, beautifully landscaped acres, with the potential of creating a pleasing sub-divided building lot. As expected, the home offers wonderful and rare details, such as breathtaking "Tombstone" paneling in several public rooms, ornate period glass panels in exterior doors and window panes, as well as 8 very welcoming original fireplaces. In addition to the main house, a rear duplex apartment with a separate entrance is offered – perfect for in-law, au pair, home office, or rental quarters. A spacious enclosed screened-in side porch is ideal for lounging and outdoor dining. An elegant and important residence for a buyer requiring property with great provenance and is prepared to invest a little TLC where it is desired and deserved, to complete this magical and so much admired historic residence.
 

The Mccurdy House

This historic home has been under one family ownership for over three hundred years and is being offered to the market for the first time. Reputed to be the oldest home at the epicenter of picturesque, historic Old Lyme Village, the property is located on what is now known as "Church Corner". Steeped in history, available archives show that our Founding Fathers, notably George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette as house guests. This very handsome 12-room, 5-bedroom 17th-century colonial residence and the impressive large antique red barn sit on 2.65 tranquil, beautifully landscaped acres, with the potential of creating a pleasing sub-divided building lot. As expected, the home offers wonderful and rare details, such as breathtaking "Tombstone" paneling in several public rooms, ornate period glass panels in exterior doors and window panes, as well as 8 very welcoming original fireplaces. In addition to the main house, a rear duplex apartment with a separate entrance is offered – perfect for in-law, au pair, home office, or rental quarters. A spacious enclosed screened-in side porch is ideal for lounging and outdoor dining. An elegant and important residence for a buyer requiring property with great provenance and is prepared to invest a little TLC where it is desired and deserved, to complete this magical and so much admired historic residence.
 

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  • Additional Information
    • Days On Market: 248
    • Elementary School: Center
    • High School: Lyme-Old Lyme
    • Junior High School: Lyme-Old Lyme
    • Living Area SqFt: 4,098
    • Sewer: Septic
    • Status: Show
    • Style: Colonial, Antique
    • Tax Amount: $10,120
    • Tax Year: July 2020-June 2021
    • Type: Single Family For Sale
    • Year Built: 1659
  • Interior/Exterior Features
    • Air Conditioning: Window Unit
    • Appliances Included: Electric Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Electric Dryer
    • Attic: Yes
    • Beds: 5
    • Cooling: Window Unit
    • Exterior Siding: Wood
    • Full Baths: 2
    • Half Baths: 1
    • Heat: Baseboard
    • Laundry Room: Main Level
    • Rooms: 12
    • Total Baths: 3

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