A truly exceptional opportunity to own one of Old Black Point finest properties – THE DAFFODIL HOUSE. This home embodies the exquisite craftmanship of a Nantucket, shingle-style retreat with waterviews from every room. This almost 2 acre property has been fully updated throughout. Inside, finely detailed appointments on every level including custom millwork & cabinetry, beautifully carved fireplaces, formal living & dining room, library, gourmet chef’s kitchen, office and primary suites on both levels. Wonderful light-filled entertaining space including a gourmet chef’s kitchen, with Viking, Wolf and Bosch appliances. This wing features 10′ lofty beamed ceiling with a wood burning stone fireplace leading into a cozy den with gas fireplace and a spectacular sunroom. Step outside the kitchen into your private outdoor Gazebo, dining area, heated salt water Gunite pool and a renovated Guest house. You are surrounded by gardens featuring hydrangeas, limelights, roses, boxwoods, ornamental trees and a large manicured professionally maintained private lawn. Old Black Point is a unique lifestyle, based on membership, famed for its private tennis courts, platform tennis, croquet, golfand beach. Ideal location, minutes to train, I-95 commute to Boston or NYC, farmers market, marinas, restaurants, museums and fishing charters.


  • GeneralCable - Available
  • RoomsExercise Room, Foyer, Gym, Laundry Room, Mud Room, Sauna
  • AppliancesOven/ Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer
  • LaundryMain Level
  • BasementNone
  • A/CCentral Air
  • HeatingBaseboard, Radiant, Electric, Propane
  • FireplaceFireplaces: 4
  • Half Baths2


  • GeneralFrench Doors, Garden Area, Guest House, Patio, Porch, Stone Wall, Terrace, Underground Sprinkler
  • StyleColonial
  • PoolPool House, In Ground Pool, Heated Pool, Salt Water, Gunite


  • RoofingShake


  • CountyNew London
  • HOA AmenitiesAnnually


  • DrivewayCircular
  • ZoningR40, 1465240


  • WaterPublic Water Connected
  • SewerSeptic

Property Features

  • 1465240
  • Annually
  • Baseboard
  • Cable Available
  • Central Air
  • Circular
  • Colonial
  • Electric
  • Exercise Room
  • Fireplaces: 4
  • Foyer
  • French Doors
  • Garden Area
  • Guest House
  • Gunite
  • Gym
  • Heated Pool
  • In- Ground Pool
  • Laundry Room
  • Main Level
  • Mud Room
  • New London
  • Patio
  • Pool House
  • Porch
  • Propane
  • Public Water Connected
  • R40
  • Radiant
  • Salt Water
  • Sauna
  • Septic
  • Shake
  • Stone Wall
  • Terrace
  • Underground Sprinkler

    Residential Info

    Property Details

    Address: 224 Old Black Point Rd-the Daffodil House, East Lyme, Connecticut 06357