This is truly a home to fall in love with! In the most picturesque setting this quintessential Connecticut charmer is prominently sited on a idyllic cul de sac in the coveted Long Lots/Hunt Club neighborhood. With its charm, character & exceptional detailing the well proportioned rms were designed for both comfort & ease, & elegant entertaining. Proudly occupied by only two owners in almost 80 years, 2 Melwood Lane was completely renovated, taken down to the studs & expanded yet retains the integrity of its past. There are amazing formal & informal spaces that flow seamlessly. Liv rm w/original fpl; graciously sized Din rm w/custom cabinetry;for the home chef, a gourmet kitchen w/ lge center island, top of the line appliances plus a sun-filled dining area; family rm w/two distinct areas w/ built ins & stone fpl; office w/private entrance, command center & pantry; 2 powder rms; main level guest suite; mud rm with service entrance; garage access & rear stairway. The upper lvl features the master suite w/marble spa bath, 4 additional en suite brms, bonus rm & laundry. The 3rd lvl of living features exercise rm & a craft rm w/many other possibilities. Property features expansive lawn, specimen trees, professionally landscaped, stone walls, paths & patio, paved belgian block lined driveway w/oil & crushed stone, basketball court, invisible fencing for pets & underground sprinkler system. Truly a remarkable property! Also listed as a 2 contiguous property mini estate #170395291.