Situated in the northern part of Hartford County, where the Connecticut and Farmington Rivers intersect, Windsor is a remarkable place to live. It boasts a long, rich history as the state’s first English settlement, and because of the Rivers, has long been a hub for farming, hunting, and trade. Today the community is known for its “first town” heritage, the Loomis Chaffee School, and its diverse technological and corporate enterprises. Comprised of just over thirty-one square miles on the Connecticut River’s west bank, Windsor has a fabulous location just six miles north of Hartford, and equidistant from Boston and New York. Additionally, the town is well-served by a main-line railway and is in proximity to Bradley International Aiport as well.
Adding to the town’s appeal, Windsor encompasses seven Interstate 91 interchanges, in addition to having easy access to the New York Thruway, Massachusetts Turnpike, and Connecticut Turnpike. All of these easily accessible transportation options translate to relatively easy commutes, as well as access to excellent recreation, entertainment, shopping, and dining. Speaking of which, there are over forty restaurants in Windsor, as well as two community shopping centers and many locally-owned specialty shops. Furthermore, there are three vast regional malls fewer than twenty minutes from the town, affording even more shopping and dining opportunities. The town’s entertainment, arts, and cultural venues include a number of historic sites, three museums, Windsor Arts Center, Loomis Arts Center, summer concerts on the green, and two public libraries. Beyond these, the world-class attractions of New York City and Boston are only two hours away.
Measured by any number of criteria, the Town of Windsor is an excellent place to buy a home. Homes for sale in Windsor include diverse housing options that offer exciting choices for young singles, retirees, and everyone in between. There are affordable condos and apartments in Windsor, as well as luxury and executive homes. Because the diversity of Windsor real estate, listing prices fall in a broad range that accommodates most budgets. If you would like to learn more about available properties in Windsor, Connecticut, we would love to assist you, so please contact us at your earliest convenience.