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Listing provided courtesy of PJ Residential, PLLC - MLS#170573394Sold by Coldwell Banker RealtyMLS Provider

282 Joshuatown RoadLyme, CT 06371

Single Family · 3 Beds · 2 Full Baths · 2,304 Sq. ft. | 3.00 Acres

$725,000 Closed

Closed on 10/23/2023


Time on Site:
176 days

Gorgeous c1938 historic Cape Cod on 3+ pastoral acres built by American wood engraver Thomas Nason. Designed by architect Alberta Pfeiffer, and situated on Shippee Hill, this property is rich with original stone walls, charming outbuildings, extensive gardens and plenty of space for outdoor entertaining. 100 acres of conservation land abuts to the North and the Essex Steam train whistle can be heard in the distance. Enter through the front foyer into a gracious wood-paneled living room with large windows overlooking the gardens & built-in bookshelves. Flow through to the charming dining room w Dutch door to the stone patio off the back of the house. The sunny galley kitchen has plenty of counter space, subzero refrigerator & exterior door leading to the backyard and driveway. Spacious 1st floor primary bedroom w charming passage to full bath w white subway tile is rare to find in a house of this era. Upstairs there are two additional bedrooms, large cedar closet & full updated bath. The lower level offers additional living space perfect for an office and was once used by Thomas Nason as his artist studio. Idyllic setting on a quiet country road close to conservation hiking trails & the Hadlyme Ferry. Outbuildings include a 2 car garage fully rebuilt & re-roofed in 2022, wood shed, garden shed, chicken coop, cottage & root cellar.

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 2,304
  • Price/Sq.ft. $314
  • Lot 3.00 Acres


  • Association: No
School Information
  • Elementary School: Lyme Consolidated
  • Middle Or Junior School: Per Board of Ed
  • High School: Lyme-Old Lyme
Listing Information
  • Bank Owned Property: No
  • Listing Type Description: Full Service
  • Potential Short Sale: No
Building Information
  • Home Warranty: No
  • Year Built: 1938
  • County Or Parish: New London
  • Neighborhood: Joshuatown
Building Exterior/Construction
  • New Construction Type: No/Resale
Tax Information
  • Tax Annual Amount: $5,240.00
General Information
  • Exclusions: See attached inclusion exclusion addendum
  • Flood Zone: No
  • Parcel Number: 1520947
  • Property Type: Single Family For Sale
  • Zoning: RU120


Parking Information
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Bathrooms Full: 2
  • Bathrooms Half: 0
  • Bathrooms Total: 2
  • Bedrooms Total: 3
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Construction Description: Frame
Building Interior
  • Attic: No
  • Energy Features: Programmable Thermostat, Storm Windows
  • Fuel Tank Location: In Basement
  • Heat Fuel Type: Oil
  • Home Automation: Security System
  • Hot Water Description: 65 Gallon Tank, Oil
  • Laundry Room Info: Lower Level
  • Laundry Room Location: Lower level
  • Rooms Additional: Foyer, Workshop
  • Rooms Total: 7
General Information
  • Appliances: Electric Range, Subzero, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
  • Basement: Full With Walk-Out, Partially Finished, Concrete Floor, Liveable Space
  • Cooling: Window Unit
  • Fireplaces Total: 1
  • Foundation Details: Stone
  • Heating: Radiator, Steam
  • Interior Features: Cable - Available
  • Living Area: 2304


Building Information
  • Driveway Type: Private, Circular
Parking Information
  • Parking Features: Detached Garage
Lot Information
  • Lot Features: Open Lot, Dry, Borders Open Space, Fence - Stone, Professionally Landscaped
  • Lot Size Acres: 3
  • Lot Size Source: Public Records
  • Water Source: Private Well
  • Waterfront Features: Not Applicable
  • Waterfront: No
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Architectural Style: Cape Cod, Antique
  • Color: Natural Siding
  • Construction Materials: Clapboard, Wood
  • Roof: Wood Shingle
General Information
  • Exterior Features: Garden Area, Gutters, Shed, Stone Wall, Terrace
  • Pool Private: No
  • Sewer: Septic, Other

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Date Event Value Agent
10/23/2023Source: Smart MLS Status Change
9/25/2023Source: Smart MLS Status Change
Under Contract
7/28/2023Source: Smart MLS Price Reduction
$770,000 -3.1%
6/4/2023Source: Smart MLS Added to Database
June 04, 2023
8/4/2022Source: Smart MLS Added to Database
November 12, 2021
1/15/2022Source: Smart MLS Status Change
12/9/2021Source: Smart MLS Status Change
Under Contract