Nestled under the shade of a stately Copper Beech find " La Belle Maison." This much admired Lyme Street residence, circa 1919, has been lovingly renovated over the years to include luxurious amenities and a large addition. Featured in numerous TV ads and print magazines, over 7000 sq.ft. with six bedrooms and four and a half baths, this home lends itself to large scale entertaining as well as intimate gatherings. Located in the Historic District, this was formally a carriage house for a neighboring property. Gourmet chef's kitchen complimented by granite counter tops, Traulsen refrigerator Viking Professional range. The Butler's Pantry, with glass cabinets, is convenient to the formal dining room with built-ins and oversized picture window. Enjoy guests at the full bar with copper sink and Viking wine fridge or for dessert using the built-in Miel coffee station in the family room with surround sound and viewing room. The formal living room with fireplace overlooking the stone patio showcases a built-in outdoor kitchen to enjoy easy Summer entertaining. Adjacent, is the iconic solarium with floor to ceiling glass windows. Old Lyme Country Club membership opportunity available to prospective purchasers offering swimming, golf, tennis, dining and more, Seller willing to PAY ONE FULL YEAR FAMILY MEMBERSHIP! Stroll to restaurants, art galleries and village shops. Two hours from either NYC or Boston. This is truly a Unique and Distinctive Property!