Sun filled home set back on a scenic lot surrounded by open space. The home boasts an open floor plan, tall windows, hardwood floors, & screened porch. Finished lower level w/ fireplace. Walk to Simsbury Farms Rec center & Wagner Woods.
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Top 100 rank: 39 Population: 23,200
Twenty-five minutes from Hartford, this charming, fiscally conservative New England community attracts residents with its top-rated schools and vibrant downtown. Founded in 1670, Simsbury values historical preservation while also encouraging development. During the summer, residents enjoy the Talcott Mountain Music Festival, which features outdoor performances by the Hartford Symphony. The town is also home to the International Skating Center of Connecticut, at which such Olympians as Michelle Kwan and Sasha Cohen have trained. --N.D.
Simsbury Farms is located on 235 acres of a former apple orchard and is the town's largest recreational facility. Opened in 1970, the park offers an 18-hole golf course with a club house and restaurant, four swimming pools, a covered outdoor skating rink, and lighted tennis and paddle courts. Lessons are also offered in all these activities. In addition, there is a playscape, a family fitness trail and picnic areas. The renovated Apple Barn can be used for meetings and special gatherings.