2 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, CT


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About 2 Lyme Street

Welcome to “Ludington House” – a Landmark historical home located on the bend of Lyme Street and in the heart of the Old Lyme Historic District. This stately colonial revival mansion’s most notable resident was Katherine Ludington, an American suffragist. Rich with history, this significant property built circa 1895 offers grand spaces, high ceilings, 8 fireplaces, intricate moldings, and retains the charm of renowned Architect Henry R. Marshall. The grand foyer welcomes you with a beautiful staircase, an arched ‘hide way’ alcove and French doors leading to blue stone terraces and gardens. The elegant dining room with an accent dark ceiling and crystal sconces add to the beauty of this grand lady. The large sunny kitchen and butler’s pantry is the heart of this home. The graceful main level opens up through French doors to wraparound porches and exterior access to a garden suite. As you climb the sweeping staircase to the second floor, you will find a generous landing leading to the private bedroom en-suites. The Primary space, behind the double doors, features a morning room, sitting area, kitchenette, his and her bathrooms and 2 bedrooms. Down the hall are the additional 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. The 3rd floor apartment has 3 suite style bedrooms, kitchenette, living spaces and beautiful large windows. This incredible estate's grounds features expansive patios, terraces, manicured gardens, 4 bay garage/barn and is strolling distance to the charming Lyme Street Village.

Features of 2 Lyme Street

MLS® # 170578486
Price $2,395,000
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms 8/1
Full Baths 8
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 9,029
Acres 1.88
Year Built 1895
Type Single Family For Sale
Style Colonial
Status Active

Community Information

Address 2 Lyme Street
Area N/A
City Old Lyme
County New London
State CT
Zip Code 06371


Amenities None
Parking Detached Garage, Barn
Garage Spaces 4
Is Waterfront No
Waterfront Walk to Water
Has Pool No


Appliances Gas Range, Wall Oven, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Electric Dryer, Wine Chiller
Heating Hot Air, Steam, Zoned, Electric, Oil
Cooling Central Air, Wall Unit
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 5


Exterior Clapboard, Wood
Exterior Features Barn, Covered Deck, Deck, French Doors, Garden Area, Patio, Porch-Wrap Around, Terrace, Underground Sprinkler
Lot Description Historic District, Open Lot, Dry, Secluded, Level Lot, Professionally Landscaped
Roof Asphalt Shingle
Foundation Concrete, Stone

School Information

Elementary Mile Creek
Middle Lyme-Old Lyme
High Lyme-Old Lyme

Additional Information

Date Listed August 1st, 2023
Days on Market 259
Zoning RU 40
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeWilliam Pitt Sotheby's Int'l

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