Mystic, CT —
At the Mouth of the Mystic River

Located just downriver from Mystic sits the Village of Noank, part of the larger township of Groton and situated directly across from Stonington's Masons Island. Much of this quintessential shoreline village is elevated out of the floodplain and offers all the amenities and services you might wish for in a true coastal village. Every place here offers a unique family-owned approach to small business such as Carson's Store on Main Street, an ice cream shop with a classic lunch counter or Sherman's deli and convenience store on Pearl Street featuring delicious prepared daily specials, handmade granola, soups and sandwiches as well as various essential sundries.

Location
Mystic is located on the coast between New London and Rhode Island
Distance
2 hours 45 minutes by car
Getting Here
Just off of I-95, Mystic is most conveniently accessible by car, but also easily accessed by Amtrak

"Enjoy an unobstructed water view while cracking open your lobster in this glorious open-air setting."

If you prefer a casual picnic-style dinner of steamed shellfish & corn-on-the-cob, head south on Pearl Street to Abbott’s Lobster in the Rough. Outside, the riverfront tables are protected from those sneaky seagull thieves by thin wires discreetly hung overhead that keep your food from being stolen. Enjoy an unobstructed water view while cracking open your lobster in this glorious open-air setting. If you prefer all things fried, just keep heading south to the it’s “sister” restaurant, Costello’s, near the mouth of the Mystic River and Noank Shipyard. Best fish fry I’ve had to-date!

"Many have commented that Noank reminds them of small villages along the coasts of Norway and Sweden."

With it’s fully-equipped playground, gorgeous antique homes, swimming platform at water’s edge, small beaches, anchorage of beautiful sailing vessels bobbing on their moorings, boating facilities of all types and quiet streets that invite you to walk and bicycle along; Noank Village is the perfect destination for a visit. Come for a holiday or stay and buy a fantastic second or primary home. Many have commented that Noank reminds them of small villages along the coasts of Norway and Sweden. Located at the Western edge of the mouth of the Mystic River and where Fisher’s Island Sound offers its unrivaled boaters’ paradise for your joy, come for the fun of it, stay for the lifestyle!

Featured Listings

30 Timber Ridge Drive, Stonington (Pawcatuck), CT

$698,000
This Farmhouse Style Cape Cod welcomes your visitors as they step onto the hardwood Ipe decking of the classic front porch. Upon entering this graceful home, there's a study to the left of the central hall that also opens to the formal dining room to the right, conveniently located steps from the remodeled updated kitchen. The family room with its clerestory windows, wood burning fireplace and view of the private fenced-in back yard is perfect for gathering and entertaining family and friends. A First Floor Primary Suite of generous proportions offers the all important one-floor living that so many buyers prefer! With 3 more bedrooms plus an office upstairs as well as another 960 s.f. of beautifully finished bonus rooms on the lower level complete with granite and a wet-bar, you can spread out to work, play and welcome guests to enjoy this brilliantly designed home! Located off Elmridge Rd, Timber Ridge is a very walkable neighborhood for your morning stroll and offers tremendous convenience to shopping, commuters, golf, and close proximity to a multitude of marinas, restaurants, the lively Downtown Pawcatuck/Westerly area, Mystic with its world famous Aquarium & Mystic Seaport as well as the gorgeous RI beaches just over the border. Love where you will come home to and live beautifully.

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