Awe-inspiring. jaw dropping views are yours to enjoy from almost every room in this privately sited one-floor home. Set on over one waterfront acre with dock, at the end of a cul-de-sac, and adjacent to 90 acre Turtle Creek Nature Preserve, this four bedroom ranch with two-car attached garage has it all! Walls of windows and a wrap-around balcony face possibly the best view the area has to offer. Drink in a sweeping vista overlooking South Cove and encompassing Essex harbor, Essex village, and the CT river, all the way to Hamburg Cove! An ever changing tableau of nature and gorgeous sunsets will keep you enthralled for as long as you occupy this very special piece of paradise. An open floor plan is perfectly in tune with the wants of most buyers. In addition to over 2,800sf of first floor living space incorporating three bedrooms and 2.1 baths, there is a sunny walk-out lower level at grade with a screened porch, office with fireplace, full bath and living room/bedroom. At nighttime watch the stars meld into the twinkling lights of Essex village and lighted boats in the harbor. This house is located on a once in a lifetime property that you will want to make yours forever! Just minutes from shops, restaurants, marinas, yacht clubs, theatre, CT River Museum, Griswold Inn and shoreline amenities from beaches to casinos. Only two hours to New York City or Boston and less than an hour from international airports.