Who hasn't dreamed of owning a private island? If you've got a few million to spend, there's not one, but two islands for sale off the Connecticut coast.
Belden Island is listed for $3.95 million and Jepson Island for nearly $2 million, according to the William Pitt Sotheby's web site, which is handling the sale.
The less expensive of the two features just over 1,000 square feet of interior living space in a contemporary-style house. The island itself is about a third of an acre. The description reads: "Jepson Island offers a charming contemporary vacation home with natural materials, walls of glass and incomparable vistas. Stone steps to beach, dock and mooring."
The colonial-style house on Belden Island is about twice the square footage of Jepson and the island itself a little more than an acre in size. "Extraordinary vintage classic offers original wainscoted walls and ceilings, gas lights, fireplaces and wrap around porches overlooking manicured puttingRead More »from Two Connecticut private islands for sale