'Storybook' Connecticut home for sale sits on tiny private island — literal steps from the beach and waterfront (

A storybook Connecticut island home is on the market for about $1.3 million for buyers interested in living literal steps from the waterfront. featured the storybook Connecticut island home that measures around 2,000 sq. feet and sits on top of a tiny one acre outcropping off the coast of Branford.

“It’s part of chain of islands called the Thimble Islands, off the coast here in Branford, CT, not far from New Haven. A number of the Thimble Islands have just one home on them,” explains listing agent Margaret Muir.

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