Fabulous Short Beach location with views of the Farm River. Newer construction, custom designed home with light-filled, bright and airy interior and spacious, open floor plan with 9 and 10 foot ceilings on the first floor. Large windows allow for passive solar heating in the winter months, shed roofs block summer sun. Open concept kitchen with custom cabinets, shelving and tile work. Master suite with huge walk-in closet and spacious master bathroom with spa-feel. There are beautiful wood features from trees milled on the property, including wide-plank maple flooring in master bedroom. Heated floors throughout the home. You’ll enjoy sitting out on the large open front porch and other outdoor living spaces with unique decks, patios and outdoor shower. Wonderfully landscaped grounds surround this home, including locally sourced Stony Creek granite, with modern gardens and beautiful trees, shrubs, grasses and ornamental garden gates; Separate heated 4 season workshop/studio, fully insulated with electric. This is a great opportunity to live in a beach community with just a short walk to boating, swimming, hiking, including Short Beach, Yale Yacht Club, the Shoreline Trolley, Beacon Hill Preserve and Farm River State Park. Easy commute to Yale, downtown New Haven and minutes to Branford Center.