This special raised ranch style home has so much to offer and sits on a cul-da-sac at the end of a dead end road w/ river views and an amazing center of town LOCATION, just seconds to everything, including lobster shack, foote park, train station, nellie greens, center of town and more. Upon entering you will notice a spacious paved driveway, 2 car attached garage, new stone walkway and front steps, and flat level .43 acre private backyard overlooking marsh/Branford River. Once inside the home, you will find a foyer with marble, gleaming hardwood floors throughout, an updated eat in kitchen with granite countertops, pantry, new backsplash and stainless steel appliances. Right off the kitchen is a one of a kind family room with vaulted ceiling with skylights and large windows for tons of natural light. The family room overlooks the 2 tier deck and pool. Off the kitchen is a spacious dining room, open to the living room. The main level features a master bedroom with newly renovated master bathroom, and 2 more generously sized bedrooms with full bathroom. If that isn't enough space, the lower level offers additional living area with a fireplace, surround sound and convenient half bath. Home is energy efficient and features new windows, all new HVAC, including tankless on demand hot water, GAS heat, and central air. This featured home offers a great location conveniently located just minutes to the train station, beach, schools, downtown, shopping, library, YALE, & highways.