DIRECT WATERFRONT. Welcome to this elegantly designed home privately situated to experience the quintessential coastal living of the Long Island Sound. Enjoy beautiful views, sandy beaches, and amazingly romantic sunsets. Complete renovation in 2005, with any and all upgrades and updates throughout the years to keep this home current. Desirable one floor living convenient with master bedroom ensuite updated in 2014 with master bath and walk in closet. Floor to ceiling windows and sliders in living room for that view that never gets old! Wonderful floor plan to lend itself for entertaining anytime of the year. This home has custom built-ins in both the living and family rooms. Stainless steel appliances with Cambria Quartz in kitchen and dining area. Wonderful bonus room currently used as the ultimate gym. Outside living area with lovely landscaping and fencing for privacy along whimsical paths to the 900 sq.ft. Bluestone patio with a built in fire pit for those warm summer evenings lending the perfect atmosphere for star gazing. Staircase access to the beach for all the fun in the sun one could imagine. There is access to second floor space that one could incorporate accordingly. You are central to fabulous restaurants, shopping, beach clubs, down town Branford, and of course convenient for commuting to New Haven, Yale, and NYC. Come see this wonderful home that could be your weekend retreat or all year round vacation.