First time offered, 3700+ sq ft, direct waterfront three story residence on coveted Linden Avenue. Just 9 miles from downtown New Haven, 75 miles to NYC, and 5 minutes to Branford train station. Completed in 2010 this stylish 6 bedroom home features 3.5 designer bathrooms, a gourmet chef's kitchen with granite and stainless steel appliances including a 6-burner Thermador cooktop and Subzero refrigerator. This special residence enjoys expansive Long Island Sound and Thimble Island views, both the living room and formal dining room offer gas fireplaces. Second floor is complete with a water view master bedroom and spa-like ensuite bath and two additional good sized bedrooms, and one very large bedroom or family room. First and Upper story offers two more guest or bonus rooms. Two car attached garage and steps to sandy beach. A must see property for an elegant living experience on the shoreline. Come and feel like you are on vacation every day!