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Scenic Small-Town Bliss Awaits in Simsbury

Tucked into the scenic rolling hills and quiet woods in the northern end of the Farmington Valley, Simsbury, CT is a charming and peaceful little town on the edge of all the big-city bustle of Hartford. It has twice been named a Best Town to Live, once by Connecticut Magazine and once by Money Magazine. With the rocky ridges and climbing hills of the Metacomet Ridge and Talcott Mountain to the west, one might never guess at its proximity to a wealth of outstanding opportunities—not only in Hartford, but also in the equidistant Boston and New York City. Come explore the small-town quiets and comforts of Simsbury, and find your place on the edge of opportunity.

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Why Do Residents Choose Simsbury?

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Things to Do

One of the star attractions of Simsbury is the Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center, where you can enjoy a variety of theatre productions and plays, concerts and symphonies, speeches and lectures, and a variety of other performances. Other attractions of Simsbury include the Heublein Tower, a historic remnant of Simsbury's rich past, the Simsbury Public Library, home to a wealth of programs and activities for all ages, and The International Skating Center of Connecticut.

Don’t miss out on a trip to the Old Drake Hill Flower Bridge! This scenic historic bridge is decorated with gardens, flower boxes, and hanging baskets, making it the perfect spot for picnicking, biking, walking, or even weddings.


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Parks & Recreation

The Town of Simsbury maintains over 1,600 acres of town parks and open spaces, which includes 12 parks and facilities and miles of scenic trails, providing plenty of opportunities for residents to enjoy biking, hiking, walking, jogging, roller blading, picnicking, sports, and more. It’s also home to the Simsbury Farms Recreational Complex, which features a golf course, outdoor skating rink, pool, tennis courts, and a fitness trail, and a 22-mile greenway along an abandoned railroad links to other parks and towns of the Farmington Valley.

Additionally, the Culture, Parks, and Recreation Department offers a variety of leisure and active classes, workshops, activities, and events.


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State Parks

Not only does Simsbury offer plenty of town parks, it’s also home to four beautiful state parks, including Penwood State Park, Stratton Brook State Park, Great Pond State Park, and Talcott Mountain State Park. Together, these parks offer endless opportunities for hiking, biking, picnicking, and even cross country skiing. Talcott Mountain State Park is part of the Metacomet Ridge, which stretches north to south across Connecticut and is home to the extensive Metacomet Ridge Trail.


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Shopping & Dining

Simsbury is something of a foodie’s treat. Its scenic town center is home to several top-rated restaurants whose flavors are just waiting to be tasted. You’ll find plenty of organic, homemade, and farm-to-table treats. There’s also plenty of shopping to be had in the same area, from large grocery and retail stores to small shops and locally-owned businesses.


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Local Employers

Though located just outside of West Hartford and Hartford, for easy access to some of the top companies and employers in both cities, Simsbury is home to some of its own top employers as well—like The Hartford, Simsbury Public Schools, McLean Care, Chubb, and the Ensign-Bickford Company.


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Public & Private Education

Public school students of Simsbury are served by the highly-recognized Simsbury School District, which was rated #7 Best School Districts in Connecticut by school rater Niche.com. Additional recognitions of the district included the #4 Best School District for Athletics in Connecticut and the #7 Districts with the Best Teachers. Simsbury High School was even recognized as the #5 Best High School with the #3 Best Athletics and #6 in STEM education.

There are also several private schools located in Simsbury, including The Ethel Walker School, Westminster School, The Master’s School, St. Mary’s Elementary School, and Cobb Montessori School.


 

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Simsbury at a Glance

 

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Quick Facts

Population: 23,511
Growth Since 2000: 1.2%
Zip Code: 06070
County: Hartford
Mean Home Price: $268,100

travel and commute

Travel Times

West Hartford: 9 miles
Hartford: 10 miles
University of Connecticut: 30 miles
Public Transit: CTTransit (Bus)
Major Roads: US-202, CT-185


 

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Simsbury Real Estate Resources

Contact Information

Lisa Barall-Matt
RE/MAX Premier REALTORS
75 Brace Road
West Hartford CT 06107
860-614-9650

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