This stately Colonial home, on 2 private acres of beautifully landscaped gardens abuts the Old Lyme Country Club’s golf course. Meticulously designed, by the renowned designer Alice Washburn with elegance and comfort, to incorporate all modern conveniences while keeping it traditional. Sunlight floods through skylights and the oversize windows which blend with the originals. Hardwood floors sparkle throughout the easy flowing home with coffered and high tray ceilings. The practical 24x38 open chef’s kitchen has a Wolf gas stove with electric oven and a Subzero. Wood cabinets and built-ins wrap around, all designed for convenience. A counter separates the informal sunny dining area which overlooks the patio and gardens. A cozy sitting area, adjacent to the kitchen, has a fireplace flanked by twin windows. The wine cellar is on the lower level. A stairway leads to a separate second level, spacious yet private family room. The second level master bed room, also with high tray ceilings and skylights enhances the sunlight. Beautiful garden views and vistas of the greens are beyond. The well designed dressing room has cherry wood built-ins. Its luxuriously appointed bath with marble is sunlight bright. The second guest bedroom, also with garden views has a marble bath. A third bedroom has its own balcony. This impeccable home is a gem and a turn key Picturesque Old Lyme, with its rolling hills and stone walls is on the banks of the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound. Apart from several clubs which offer a variety of activities, including golf, tennis and swimming, Old Lyme is known for its famed artist colony and museums, galleries, marinas, first class restaurants, historic architecture and as a vacation spot. Albert Einstein, among many notables, had a summer home here. Located half way between New York and Boston, it has easy access to I-95 and all major transportation.