Great opportunity to buy better than new in The Orchards of East Lyme. A 4 bdrm 2.5 bath colonial with an open floor plan great for family & entertaining. All the upgrades you want: 2 story foyer for a dramatic entrance, high ceilings in every room, oak hrdwd floors and tile throughout, granite counters, double oven, upgraded large kitchen cabinets, standalone kitchen island, large mstr bed, mstr bath has a walk-in shower & soaker tub, 2 of the three guest bdrms have lrg walk-in closets, and a 4th bdrm that is like a second master. Built for energy savings with: extra insulation, recessed LED lighting on main level, high efficiency HVAC, and on-demand hot wtr heater. The bsemnt is unfinished, ready for you to make it your own. Private setting on a cul-de-sac with no neighbors directly across the street or behind. Over $12K in exterior landscaping with rock walls wrapping around the back of the home, and professionally installed planting beds. Slate patio off the kitchen to your quiet backyard where all you hear are birds. Family friendly area with all the amenities you expect: clubhouse with gym, pool, tennis/sports courts, and wooded walking trails. 5 minutes from necessities: groceries, banks, pharmacies, gas stations, and anything else you need. Award winning East Lyme School District with schools just down the street. Easy access to 95, and 2hrs to Boston or NYC. Why wait for new construction when you can buy today?