Tavern Island is one of the rarest finds in the New York Metropolitan area. In the opinion of many people it is one of the most romantic spots in Connecticut. Both incredible sunrises and sunsets overlooking the charming village/harbor of Rowayton are part of the daily experience. On a clear night, New York City in a stunning display of all its electric glory can be seen on the horizon!
There are three and a half acres, a main house, boat house, caretakers house that dates back to the 1700’s and a Tea House built on the perfect spot to see Manhattan which is only an hour drive. Also included is a building lot with water views on Rowayton Harbor and two boats to carry you to and from.
The 6000 square foot main house was built in 1900 and has been beautifully restored Not only does it afford a 360 water view it is steps away from its private beach and a 75 swimming pool The grounds and gardens are meticulously maintained and beautifully landscaped.
source – Christie’s International Real Estate