Waterfront Homes: Connecticut Mansion on the Cove

This stunning Craftsman-style mansion sits on a prime lot overlooking the Long Island Sound. The Riverside, Connecticut, home has its own private beach cove, infinity-edge swimming pool and putting green.

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Overview of Waterfront Estate

This sprawling estate takes up an acre of beautiful waterfront property overlooking Long Island sound. The home's architecture is Craftsman; the style elegant and welcoming.
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Connecticut Estate Exterior and Beach

Surrounded by green lawns and backing up to the Long Island Sound, this Connecticut residence is a blissfully serene retreat.
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Waterfront Mansion and Beach

The five-bedroom residence backs up to a serene beach at the edge of Long Island Sound. The home was built in 2008.
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Craftsman Living Room With Stone Fireplace

This Craftsman-style living room balances heavy details like the dark wood and stone fireplace with light-colored furnishings and lots of windows.
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Dining Area With Wood Floor

Dark wood floors ground this airy dining room that seems almost to float above the water of the adjacent Long Island Sound.
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White Cottage Kitchen With Stone Floor

This home's corner kitchen feels fresh and welcoming. All-white cabinets have lacy details and a center island includes just enough seating to give the chef some company.
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Blue and White Circular Morning Room

The circular breakfast room lets in the cheerful morning light and is surrounded on three sides by the home's beautiful setting. Blue dining chairs and a painted blue ceiling echo the water and sky.
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Blue and White Cottage Bedroom With Water View

The home's five bedrooms all include ensuite bathrooms, sweet cottage style and expansive views of the Long Island Sound.
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Cream Spa Bathroom With Soaking Tub

A soaking bath is ever so much more relaxing with a backdrop of sweeping ocean views! The cream-colored palette adds to the glowing warmth of this inviting bathroom.
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Hot Tub and Infinity Pool With Sound View

Where does the Long Island Sound leave off and the pool begin? Hard to tell with this pool's negative edge. There's also a hot tub when the ocean breezes get chilly.
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Putting Green With Ocean View

A putting green with wide-open views of the Long Island Sound will shore up anyone's golf game. This outdoor luxury is matched indoors with a billiard room, home theater and five bedrooms.
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