Desire the privacy and ambiance of the country; but crave village activity and amenities? Enjoy the best of both worlds at this immaculate in-town estate. The graciously landscaped park-like grounds are completely captivating. Walpole fencing surrounds a breathtaking yard graced by a lovely garden shed, raised garden beds and gazebo. An impressive covered stone patio with ceiling fan accessed from the house through French doors is the perfect vantage point to survey the expansive lawn. The sunlit chef's kitchen features a vaulted ceiling, Viking and Subzero appliances, butler's pantry with Viking ovens and second sink. Among the four bedrooms and three full baths to be found here is a first floor bedroom with full bath. The spacious master suite offers a fireplace, sitting area and recently remodeled spa-like bathroom with soaking tub, generous shower, marble counter tops, fireplace and separate water closet with bidet and sink. Gleaming hardwood floors, multiple French doors, six fireplaces, study with built-ins, office and more combine to make this substantial home perfect for all seasons. Whether it's a lawn party (or wedding) outdoors, time spent with friends in the kitchen or in front of the fire, or large scale entertaining - this is the place to enjoy life to the fullest. Only a short stroll to Main Street shops, restaurants, marinas, yacht clubs, the Griswold Inn and the CT River waterfront. Just two hours from NYC and Boston, yet a world apart!