A small village in the town of East Lyme, Niantic is one Connecticut’s hidden gems. With a population just over 3,000 residents Niantic CT retains a quaint New England feel and being located right on Long Island Sound is a popular destination for swimming, fishing and boating. People who enjoy beaches will find excellent locations at Rocky Neck State Park and several offshore islands including Gardiners Island, Plum Island and Orient Point. Because of the scenic beaches many people choose Niantic as a vacation destination but it’s proximity to East Lyme makes it a great place to find custom homes in planned communities built by the award winning By Carrier team.
Located on 240 picturesque acres, The Orchards is the latest planned community from By Carrier. East Lyme’s finest subdivision, The Orchards features a number of custom homes as well as tennis courts, miles of scenic walking trails and an elegant clubhouse for residents of the community. Some of the many construction features of the custom homes at The Orchards include extensive trim detail, 9′ ceilings on the first and second floors, hardwood flooring, granite countertops and the option for lower level walkouts. Being in East Lyme, The Orchards is adjacent to Niantic and the many beaches and parks that make the village one of the more sought after locations in Connecticut.
Convenient Community Living
While Niantic and East Lyme are known for their privacy and seclusion each also enjoys easy access to I-95 that can have residents in Boston or New York in just over two hours driving time. There is plenty of boutique shopping, fine dining and recreational activities to satisfy all tastes and styles and with the expansive waterfront this is an ideal town for sailors and fishermen. The Orchards is the perfect planned community for families and active adults who want privacy to call their own and a friendly neighborhood that features excellent school systems and cultural attractions including the famous Mystic Seaport and Aquarium.
For more information about homes for sale in the Niantic area contact By Carrier